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Track Workers are employed by railroad companies and are responsible for building and maintaining railroad track. Essential job responsibilities of a Track Worker include collaborating in road gangs, performing inspections on rails, identifying signs of wear, rebuilding roadbeds, building new rail sections, and using power equipment. The ideal candidate for this job should be able to demonstrate the following skills in their resumes: knowledge of railroad building, good physical condition, availability for travel, stamina, and teamwork. No formal education is required for this job and some example resumes display a high school diploma.

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Track Worker

Assembled and installed railroad tracks with fellow workers to ensure safety to passengers

  • Conducted track and switch inspections to prevent derailment
  • Trained new employees on proper repair methods on equipment
  • Identified track hazards and resolved railway defects in a preventive maintenance matter
  • Efficiently manage employee sign-in and sign-out timesheets
  • Maintained and cleaned rails of debris to reduce fire hazards
  • Worked outdoors in various weather conditions
  • Established safety checks with fellow maintenance and track workers (12 years) Retiree
Candidate Info
11
years in
workforce
11
years
at this job
AS
Physical Education
2

Track Worker

  • Gaging the track
  • Adding and removing track clips
  • Replacing the flaks and shims
  • Inspect the rails, railroad ties and roadbeds
  • Tools used and experienced with are: Wrench, sledgehammer, gizmo tork machine, track jack, concrete power drill, gauge rule, track wrench, sander and metal saw cutter and other power tools as needed.
Candidate Info
25
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
3

Track Worker

  • Inspect new and existing tracks for compliance with FRA regulations
  • Install and maintain new and existing tracks on private lines connected to NSA and CSX
  • Unload and disperse track material from truck
  • Remove and/or replace track components (i.e. rails, ties, spikes, plates, etc.)
  • Skilled use of the following equipment: roller, backhoe, and front end loader
Candidate Info
15
years in
workforce
8
years
at this job
BS
Biology
MA
Master of Arts
4

Track Worker

  • Ensured rails are safe and secure after repair.
  • Establish safe work area from train/stop and hold trains if needed.
  • Make sure to finish all work in a timely matter to eliminate train traffic.
Candidate Info
6
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
5

Railroad Track Worker

Responsibilities are to construct and repair broken or worn-out railroad track as needed.

  • Railroad Track worker
  • Rebuild Bridges
  • Rebuild Railroad Crossings
Candidate Info
18
years in
workforce
7
years
at this job
HS
Building Trades Program

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