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53-4013.00 - Rail Yard Engineers, Dinkey Operators, and Hostlers

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Signal crew members for movement of engines or trains, using lanterns, hand signals, radios, or telephones.

53-4022.00 Railroad Brake, Signal, and Switch Operators and Locomotive Firers
  • Signal locomotive engineers to start or stop trains when coupling or uncoupling cars, using hand signals, lanterns, or radio communication.
  • Observe signals from other crew members so that work activities can be coordinated.
  • Signal other workers to set brakes and to throw track switches when switching cars from trains to way stations.
  • Set flares, flags, lanterns, or torpedoes in front and at rear of trains during emergency stops to warn oncoming trains.
47-5044.00 Loading and Moving Machine Operators, Underground Mining
  • Signal workers to move loaded cars.
  • Observe hand signals, grade stakes, or other markings when operating machines.
53-5021.00 Captains, Mates, and Pilots of Water Vessels
  • Signal passing vessels, using whistles, flashing lights, flags, or radios.
  • Tow and maneuver barges or signal tugboats to tow barges to destinations.
53-7021.00 Crane and Tower Operators
  • Direct truck drivers backing vehicles into loading bays and cover, uncover, or secure loads for delivery.
53-6061.00 Passenger Attendants
  • Signal transportation operators to stop or to proceed.

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