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

Related occupations for task:

Operate track switches, derails, automatic switches, and retarders to change routing of train or cars.

53-6011.00 Bridge and Lock Tenders
  • Control machinery to open and close canal locks and dams, railroad or highway drawbridges, or horizontally or vertically adjustable bridges.
  • Move levers to activate traffic signals, navigation lights, and alarms.
  • Stop automobile and pedestrian traffic on bridges, and lower automobile gates prior to moving bridges.
  • Raise drawbridges and observe passage of water traffic or lower drawbridges and raise automobile gates.
53-4022.00 Railroad Brake, Signal, and Switch Operators and Locomotive Firers
  • Pull or push track switches to reroute cars.
53-4031.00 Railroad Conductors and Yardmasters
  • Operate controls to activate track switches and traffic signals.