.

.

.

Rail Yardmaster Free Sample Resume - Resume Example - Free Resume Template - Resume Format - Resume Writing






"Professional Resume Writing Services" - Click Here

"Instant Cover Letters" - Click Here

"Amazing Resume Creator" - Click Here





AMY SMITH
123 Main Street Atlanta, Georgia 30339
Home: (555) 555-1234, Cell: (555) 555-1235 asmith@sample~resume.com


Objective:   Seek the Position of Rail Yardmaster

SUMMARY:   Exceptionally resourceful, energetic and creative Rail Yardmaster with over six years experience in coordinating, monitoring and directing all rail vehicle movements in a rail yard area.

Summary of Qualifications
  • Thorough knowledge of the operating rules, regulations, procedures, and safety practices applicable to rail yard train movements.
  • Considerable knowledge of rail yard transit operations and yard and shop facilities.
  • Considerable knowledge of controls and equipment used for track and traction-power within a rail yard.
  • Deep knowledge of emergency situations and applicable procedures for rail yard operations.
  • Remarkable knowledge of logs and records required in the area of assignment.
  • Uncommon ability to direct train movements in a rail yard safely and efficiently according to established operating rules and regulations.
  • Profound ability to react promptly and correctly under emergency conditions.
  • Exceptional ability to coordinate work with other transit system employees engaged in rail yard shop operations.
  • In-depth ability to operate controls and equipment used in rail yard operations.
  • Immense ability to keep accurate logs and records.
  • Strong ability to communicate clearly and concisely, verbally and in writing.

Professional Experience

State Department of Transport, Minneapolis, MN
2002 - Present

Rail Yardmaster
  • Control all rail operations within rail yard storage and shop areas; assure proper routing of trains over switches using established operating rules and safety precautions and procedures to facilitate train movements.
  • Coordinate yard operations with supervisors concerning inspection requirements, schedule requirements and vehicle availability.
  • Coordinate yard operations with operational supervisors concerning train movements and entry of work vehicles on the mainline.
  • Exercise responsibility for the issuance of Train Orders governing the safe movement of work vehicles over mainline or yard tracks.
  • Assist in the training of new employees as required.
  • Control the traction power system within the yard and test tracks, and all emergency telephones and fire alarms.
  • Coordinate work with supervisors relative to the proper and timely assignment of Rail Attendants to specific trains in the storage area, prior to their placement into passenger service.
  • Maintain a variety of logs and records.
  • Perform related work as required.

State Department of Transport, Minneapolis, MN
2000 - 2002

Railroad Yard Worker
  • Threw track switches to route cars to different sections of yard.
  • Received oral and written instructions indicating which cars are to be switched and tracked assignments.
  • Raised lever to couple and uncouple cars for makeup and breakup of trains.
  • Opened and closed chute gates to load and unload cars.
  • Watched for and relayed traffic signals to start and stop cars during shunting, using arm or lantern.
  • Signaled engineer to start and stop engine.
  • Rode atop cars that have been shunted and turned handwheel to control speed or stop car at specified position.
  • Attached cable to cars being hoisted by cable or chain in mines, quarries and industrial plants.
  • Connected airhose to car, using wrench.
  • Opened and closed ventilation doors.

Education

High School Diploma (2000)




"Amazing Resume Creator" - Click Here

"Instant Cover Letters" - Click Here

"Professional Resume Writing Services" - Click Here