Sample Railroad Yardmaster Resume

The applicant in this railroad yardmaster resume focuses on his ability and experience. All railroad yardmaster resumes should include any pertinent information and experience regarding the job seekers that will land an interview.

Hal Job-Hunter
123 Northwood Lane
Some Town, USA 99999
Home: (888) 888-8888
Cell: (888) 888-7777


A position as a Railroad Yardmaster


Rail transportation experience, organized employee, detail-oriented, safety-conscious


Railroad Yardmaster, 2000 to present:

R and B Railroad, Big City, USA.

Responsible for coordinating the activities of workers involved in railroad traffic operations, which included makeup and breakup of trains and switching inbound or outbound traffic to a specific section of the line.

Railroad Conductor, 1998-2000:

R and B Railroad, Big City, USA.

Managed the activities related to the train's freight and passengers, such as maintaining the freight by going over the schedules, switching orders and shipping records to obtain cargo loading and unloading information. Also included discussing alternative routes with the engineer in case of an obstruction on the rail line.


A.A. Rail Transportation, 1998
Any City Trade School, Any City, USA


American Association of Railroad Professionals

Secretary-at-Large, 2006

NOTE: This railroad yardmaster resume is a shortened version of a full resume. It is meant to serve as a sample for you to create your own railroad yardmaster resume. Include enough information to cover your previous work experience and training-roughly two pages.