Operate railroad track switches. Couple or uncouple rolling stock to make up or break up trains. Signal engineers by hand or flagging. May inspect couplings, air hoses, journal boxes, and hand brakes.
|Primary Industry||Transportation, Distribution, and Logistics|
|Indiana Average Salary||$48,150.00|
|Average Time to Fill||38 days|
|Typical Education||High school equivalency|
|2 Year Projected Openings (2016-2018)||90|
|2 Year Expected Percentage Change (2016-2018)||0.70 %|
|10 Year Projected Openings (2016-2026)||452|
|10 Year Expected Percentage Change (2016-2026)||-8.56 %|
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|Skill or Certification||Certi - fication||Certification||Hard to Fill||Expensive to Fill|