Subway & Streetcar Operators
Also called: Light Rail Operator, Rail Operator, Rapid Transit Operator (RTO), Train Operator
In the Army: Cavalry Scout; Railway Specialist (USAR only)
- Monitor lights indicating obstructions or other trains ahead and watch for car and truck traffic at crossings to stay alert to potential hazards.
- Operate controls to open and close transit vehicle doors.
- Drive and control rail-guided public transportation, such as subways, elevated trains, and electric-powered streetcars, trams, or trolleys, to transport passengers.
- movement of people or goods by air, rail, sea, or road
- public safety and security
- customer service
- English language
- listening to others, not interrupting, and asking good questions
- talking to others
- noticing a problem and figuring out the best way to solve it
- quickly change the controls of a machine, car, truck or boat
- use your arms and/or legs together while sitting, standing, or lying down
- pay attention to something without being distracted
- do two or more things at the same time
- keep your arm or hand steady
- hold or move items with your hands
- quickly compare groups of letters, numbers, pictures, or other things
- Stress Tolerance
- Self Control
- Attention to Detail
You might use software like this on the job: