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53-4041.00 - Subway and Streetcar Operators

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Monitor lights indicating obstructions or other trains ahead and watch for car and truck traffic at crossings to stay alert to potential hazards.

53-6011.00 Bridge and Lock Tenders
  • Observe approaching vessels to determine size and speed, and listen for whistle signals indicating desire to pass.
  • Observe position and progress of vessels to ensure best use of lock spaces or bridge opening spaces.
  • Maintain and guard stations in bridges to check waterways for boat traffic.
  • Check that bridges are clear of vehicles and pedestrians prior to opening.
  • Raise drawbridges and observe passage of water traffic or lower drawbridges and raise automobile gates.
53-2021.00 Air Traffic Controllers
  • Monitor or direct the movement of aircraft within an assigned air space or on the ground at airports to minimize delays and maximize safety.
  • Monitor aircraft within a specific airspace, using radar, computer equipment, or visual references.
  • Check conditions and traffic at different altitudes in response to pilots' requests for altitude changes.
53-5011.00 Sailors and Marine Oilers
  • Stand watch in ships' bows or bridge wings to look for obstructions in a ship's path or to locate navigational aids, such as buoys or lighthouses.
  • Stand gangway watches to prevent unauthorized persons from boarding ships while in port.
  • Participate in shore patrols.
53-4012.00 Locomotive Firers
  • Observe train signals along routes and verify their meanings for engineers.
  • Observe tracks from left sides of locomotives to detect obstructions on tracks.
53-4013.00 Rail Yard Engineers, Dinkey Operators, and Hostlers
  • Observe and respond to wayside and cab signals, including color light signals, position signals, torpedoes, flags, and hot box detectors.
  • Spot cars for loading and unloading at customer locations.

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