Railroad Brake, Signal, and Switch Operators Jobs in Buffalo, New York

2 jobs

Operates track switches, couples and uncouples cars and performs other duties associated with the movement of trains, cars and engines in rail yards and on the main railroad. Receives, relays or acts upon oral, written or radio instructions from dispatcher, yardmaster, or other personnel indicating the switch movement, placement or delivery of railroad cars and/or a train. Conducts the movement o...

Description Job Summary Supervise train crews on a freight train and coordinate switch engine crews. Place cars to facilitate loading and unloading and the makeup and breakdown of trains in a rail yard, industrial plant, or similar locations. Primary Activities and Responsibilities Ensure compliance with all train orders, signals, and railroad rules and regulations for safety, operations, and ...