Signalman Resume Samples

Working for the railway transportation network a Signalman operates railroad signals. Typical duties seen on the Signalman Resume include the following – use the signal box for initiating train signals, helping trains to halt at each stop, reporting about incidents, checking incident reports at the start of each shift, tracking trains on computer systems and electronic displays; operating controls in a manual signal box and electronic control center, speaking to drivers and other staff to give and receive updates; writing incident reports for managers, and training in track regulations and new technology.

Skills and knowledge that can highlight a resume include thorough and strong attention to details; knowledge of transport methods, costs and benefits; patience and the ability to remain calm in stressful situations, physical skills like movement, coordination, and dexterity; and knowledge of public safety and security. Entry requirements include a high school diploma or GED.

Signalman Resume example

Signalman Resume

Objective : Dedicated Signalman Professional who is looking to utilize my experience, knowledge and skills to be an effective leader, team member and individual contributor that will meet challenges and exceed goals.

Skills : Driving A Truck, Running Equipment, Reading Prints, Welding.

Description :

    1. Encompassed the construction, installation, repair, maintenance, testing, and inspection of signal systems.
    2. Operated rail or highway vehicles for transportation to wayside locations to install, inspect, test, maintain, or repair grade crossing warning systems, signals, and signal equipment, such as interlocks and hotbox detectors.
    3. Inspected, tested, and maintained batteries to ensure proper operation.
    4. Inspected and tested signal circuitry, using standard electrical and/or electronic testing equipment.
    5. Replaced defective components, wiring, broken lenses, or light bulbs.
    6. Cleaned signal equipment including signs and lenses with cloths and solvent.
    7. Lubricated moving parts on mechanical equipment such as Switch machines, car retarders, and semaphore signals.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
High School Diploma


Signalman Resume

Objective : Seeking a Signalman position with an established company that will allow me the opportunity to continue utilizing my work experience and knowledge of skills gained, while servicing in the United States Navy.

Skills : Troubleshooting, Computer Skills, Sign Skills.

Description :

    1. Pulled cables to where they belonged (ie: control points, signals, towers, switches, heaters, etc).
    2. Tracked wires all different sizes and lengths.
    3. Operated a backhoe. Operated a boom truck.
    4. Loaded and unloaded materials.
    5. Evaluated wire to make sure it was the correct type for the job.
    6. Assembled signal towers (which included running the wire to the house, using one-shots tog round it out to grounding rods that we put in the ground).
    7. Arranged the training matrix to be given to interdependent junior personal and played an integral part in assisting co-workers in their strive to.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Diploma In General


Signalman Resume

Summary : As a Signalman, responsible to deliver results. Applies hands-on maintenance knowledge through machine operations, and military experience. Ability to multitask through organization and planning. Goal oriented leader through time management and a strong work ethic.

Skills : Weapons, Computer, Management, Supervisor.

Description :

    1. Supervised a crew of 20 subordinates.
    2. Planned and organized tactical exercises.
    3. Reported to the Quarter Deck of any suspicious activity while using shipboard binoculars.
    4. Assisted the aviation department during flight operations.
    5. Performed on the job training for a dental tech career; whereas I maintained records of personnel information of crew dental examination and routines cleanings.
    6. Ordered supplies needed to keep the facility filled with the equipment as needed.
    7. Installed underground wiring, troubleshoot signals. operated boom truck.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Bachelor's In Signal

Signalman Resume

Objective : Seeking a Signalman position with an outstanding career opportunity that will offer a rewarding work environment along with a winning team that will fully utilize management skills.

Skills : Equipment Maintenance, Repairing Skills, Multitasking Skills.

Description :

    1. Inspected, tested, and repaired gate crossings, signals & signal equipment such as interlocking Switches, Impedance Bonds, and Track Circuit wiring.
    2. Replaced defective wiring, broken lenses, and burnout light bulbs.
    3. Replaced transistors, diodes, and other component parts of controllers.
    4. Conducted testing in the field for proper timing and operation.
    5. Cleaned, maintained, and repaired electronic and electrical equipment.
    6. Performed work to set up, clean, maintain and repair signal standards, heads, hoods, connecting conduits, and cables.
    7. Used, Performed repairs on gate crossing and railroad switch appliances Running cable and digging trenches.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
High School Diploma

Signalman Resume

Objective : Dedicated, highly skilled Signalman with 20+ years experience in all aspects of Systems Signal Installation, Servicing and Repair including audio, CCTV, telecommunications, security systems and food servicing equipment seeks employment in Quality Control/ Service department of stable company.

Skills : Quality Control Analysis, Communication Skills, Equipment Selection

Description :

    1. Replaced old signals through construction.
    2. Required to correctly wire, or rewire railroad bungalows.
    3. Maintained, through multiple inspections, crossings, and intermediate signals.
    4. Examined crossings to verify if they were functioning.
    5. Conducted monthly maintenance on the signals' batteries; verify if they operated in congruence with Montana Rail Link's expectations & the prior month's recorded reads.
    6. Recorded all monthly maintenance reads into a manual log.
    7. Preserved intermediate casing signals using a multimeter and Simson 111 meter.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Diploma In Signal

Signalman Resume

Objective : As a Signalman, responsible for Assisting maintenance & construction of wayside signals, crossing signals normally in a mobile crew.

Skills : Monitoring Skills, Complex Problem Solving, Critical Thinking.

Description :

    1. Repaired and replaced electronic equipment and relays.
    2. Maintained on-call status 24-7 for the assigned section.
    3. Operated heavy equipment such as backhoes, trucks, and rail equipment.
    4. Checked off signal crossings after all equipment was installed and functioning properly.
    5. Performed various tasks such as switch replacement, yard, and interlocking maintenance, and respond to various electrical trouble calls on switches.
    6. Assisted maintainers and perform various tests according to Amt 23/27 manual and operate by GCOR standards.
    7. Supported estimating department pricing projects and preparing proposals.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
BA In Signal

Signalman Resume

Objective : Motivated and highly productive Signalman professional with a signalman background. Detail-oriented with strong skills in multi-tasking and efficient management of day-to-day office operations. Adept at building and maintaining effective working relationships with co-workers and outstanding interpersonal skills.

Skills : Construction, Supervisor, Industrial, Mechanically Inclined.

Description :

    1. Installed, tested, and maintained signal and crossed equipment on the railroad.
    2. Created and maintained accurate documents of railroad equipment information.
    3. Previewed all signal design and procurement documents to confirm conformance to plans and other design specifications as applicable.
    4. Supported schedule development and coordination of work activities with the owner and other agencies.
    5. Reviewed, witness, and commented on all Factory Acceptance Testing and Site Acceptance Testing as required by owner requirements.
    6. Supervised installations and confirm materials and installations have been installed per plans and specifications.
    7. Performed signal bulletins, signal equipment in-services, and cutovers.
                Years of Experience
                Experience
                2-5 Years
                Experience Level
                Level
                Executive
                Education
                Education
                High School Diploma

                Signalman Resume

                Objective : Hardworking, organized, Signalman professional with a proven background delivering sensible signalman solutions on time and troubleshoot while working as a team member or team leader.

                Skills : Customer Service Experience, Operating and Controlling Skills.

                Description :

                  1. Installed, maintained, and troubleshot Signal support equipment and terminal devices.
                  2. Installed, operated, and maintained designated radio and data distribution systems.
                  3. Maintained selected electronic devices.
                  4. Operated Signal support functions, to include providing technical assistance and training for user-owned and operated automation and communications equipment.
                  5. Prepared maintenance and supply requests for a unit-level signal support.
                  6. Operated and performed PMCS on assigned vehicles.
                  7. Installed, operated, and performed PMCS on power generators.
                Years of Experience
                Experience
                2-5 Years
                Experience Level
                Level
                Executive
                Education
                Education
                Certificate In Signal

                Signalman Resume

                Objective : As a Signalman, responsible for the safe operation of assigned equipment Material Handlers, bobcats, dozers, man lifts, trackhoes, front-end loaders & conveyer devices in areas such as barge holds, dock, rail yard, open storage yards and warehouse.

                Skills : Heavy Equipment, Great Work Ethic, Confident, Communication Skills, Operating Skills.

                Description :

                  1. Worked with FRA and State Inspectors performing various FRA required tests on signal systems and highway railroad crossing.
                  2. Qualified on all FRA on-track safety regulations.
                  3. Performed construction, maintenance, repair, or various signal equipment.
                  4. Operated heavy equipment Ran cable to rail road houses Set Railroad houses, signals, General maintenance on equipment.
                  5. Evaluated schedule of installations in accordance with baseline schedule and support update activities by Scheduler.
                  6. Maintained documentation on all material deliveries, installations, and testing activities in accordance with client requirements utilizing designated software and/or paper documents.
                  7. Strictly complied with federally mandated rules and regulations regarding railroad operations.
                Years of Experience
                Experience
                2-5 Years
                Experience Level
                Level
                Executive
                Education
                Education
                High School Diploma

                Signalman Resume

                Objective : As a Signalman, responsible for Installing, inspecting, testing, repairing, and maintaining signal, training control, and electrical equipment, etc,.

                Skills : MS Office, Problem Solving, Monitoring Skills.

                Description :

                  1. Participated in the review of subcontractor safety pre-qualifications with the project teams.
                  2. Worked with the project teams on major trades i.e.
                  3. Provided monthly reporting to management detailing monthly activities, costs, yearly incident/accident history.
                  4. Worked inside and outside, subject to heat, inclement weather, the possibility of cuts, bruises, and minor injuries associated with working around sharp metal parts, noisy, dirty, greasy, and smoky conditions.
                  5. Exposed to fumes, heat, flying sparks, the glare of torches, and heated materials.
                  6. Prepared headings and addresses for out-going messages; process messages; encode and decode message headings; operate voice radio; maintain visual.
                  7. Installed, maintained, and repaired railway signal systems Wired in new signal systems Ensure safe and efficient train movements Comply with FRA standards.
                Years of Experience
                Experience
                2-5 Years
                Experience Level
                Level
                Executive
                Education
                Education
                High School Diploma