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53-5021.01 - Ship and Boat Captains

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Tow and maneuver barges or signal tugboats to tow barges to destinations.

53-4021.00 Railroad Brake, Signal, and Switch Operators
  • 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.
  • Set flares, flags, lanterns, or torpedoes in front and at rear of trains during emergency stops to warn oncoming trains.
  • Watch for and relay traffic signals to start and stop cars during shunting.
53-5022.00 Motorboat Operators
  • Follow safety procedures to ensure the protection of passengers, cargo, and vessels.
  • Operate engine throttles and steering mechanisms to guide boats on desired courses.
  • Tow, push, or guide other boats, barges, logs, or rafts.
53-5011.00 Sailors and Marine Oilers
  • Stand by wheels when ships are on automatic pilot, and verify accuracy of courses, using magnetic compasses.
  • Steer ships under the direction of commanders or navigating officers or direct helmsmen to steer, following designated courses.
  • Relay specified signals to other ships, using visual signaling devices, such as blinker lights or semaphores.
53-5021.03 Pilots, Ship
  • Steer ships into or out of berths, or signal tugboat captains to berth or unberth ships.
  • Relieve crew members on tugs or launches.
53-4013.00 Rail Yard Engineers, Dinkey Operators, and Hostlers
  • Signal crew members for movement of engines or trains, using lanterns, hand signals, radios, or telephones.

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