Rail-Track Laying and Maintenance Equipment Operators
Lay, repair, and maintain track for standard or narrow-gauge railroad equipment used in regular railroad service or in plant yards, quarries, sand and gravel pits, and mines. Includes ballast cleaning machine operators and railroad bed tamping machine operators.
People in this career work in these sectors.
Private, for profit73.56%
State and local government18.74%
Private, not for profit1.18%
Workplace at a Glance
What you can expect to experience while on the job