Signal & Track Switch Repairers
Also called: Signal Inspector, Signal Maintainer, Signalman, Train Control Electronic Technician
In the Army: Cable Systems Installer-Maintainer
In the Navy: AN/SIA-127/134 Announcing System Maintenance Technician; AN/SSC-12 Shipboard Air Traffic Control Communications (SATCC) Technician; AN/SSC-13 Shipboard Air Traffic Control Communications (SATCC) Technician; AN/STC-3(V) Integrated Voice Communications System (IVCS) Maintenance Technician; Electronics Communications Technician; Single Audio System (SAS)
- Inspect and test operation, mechanical parts, and circuitry of gate crossings, signals, and signal equipment such as interlocks and hotbox detectors.
- Inspect electrical units of railroad grade crossing gates and repair loose bolts and defective electrical connections and parts.
- Test and repair track circuits.
Engineering and Technology
Arts and Humanities
Safety and Government
Hand and Finger Use
People interested in this work like activities that include practical, hands-on problems and solutions.
They do well at jobs that need: