Track Worker Resume Samples

Railroad companies hire a Track Worker to build and maintain railroad tracks. Essential roles and responsibilities listed on the Track Worker Resume are – collaborating in road gangs, performing the inspection on rails, rebuilding roadbeds, using power equipment, conducting inspections on rails, building new rail sections, and identifying signs of wear or depreciation. Other duties include conducting track and switch inspections; training new employees on proper repair methods on equipment; identifying track hazards and solving railway defects; maintaining and cleaning rails of debris, and ensuring safety checks.

The ideal candidate for this role should be able to demonstrate the following skills in their resumes – good physical condition, availability for travel, physical stamina, teamwork; knowledge of railroad building, and skillful in using equipment such as roller, backhoe, and front end loader. Formal education is not required for this job, however, sample resumes make a display of a high school diploma or GED.

Track Worker Resume example

Track Worker Resume

Objective : Practical and logical thinker with thorough attention to detail. Self-starter, dependable, organized, and efficient.

Skills : 46wpm, Microsoft Office, Excel, And Powerpoint.

Description :

    1. Clean tracks or clear ice or snow from tracks or switch boxes.
    2. Repair or adjust track switches, using wrenches and replacement parts.
    3. Lubricate machines, change oil, or fill hydraulic reservoirs to specified levels.
    4. Cut rails to specified lengths, using rail saws.
    5. Dress and reshape worn or damaged railroad switch points or frogs, using portable power grinders.
    6. Raise rails, using hydraulic jacks, to allow for tie removal and replacement.
    7. Operate track-wrench machines to tighten or loosen bolts at joints that hold ends of rails together.
    8. Drill holes through rails, tie plates, or fishplates for insertion of bolts or spikes, using power drills.
    9. Grind ends of new or worn rails to attain smooth joints, using portable grinders.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Certificate In Safety


Track Worker Resume

Summary : Have over 5 years of medical insurance collections and self-pay medical collection experience. Medicare Medicaid and private insurance billing experience. Telephone, fax, credit borough checks and skip tracing tactics. A detailed-oriented collector moving and settling accounts quickly and efficiently.

Skills : Troubleshot, Billing, Data Entry.

Description :

    1. Repair trackbed.
    2. Linden shop office assistant to General Superintendent.
    3. Learned railroad repair and teamwork.
    4. Use of heavy machinery and hand tools.
    5. Shop Stewart local 100 TWU.
    6. Panel and switch fabrication.
    7. Track and switch inspection.
    8. Derailment crew for Emergency Response.
    9. Rail, tie and plate renewal projects.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Diploma


Track Worker Resume

Summary : Seeks to secure a position with a company that will allow utilizing skills, experience, and educational background. A results-oriented professional who is respected for relationship building, operational knowledge, and integrity.

Skills : Psychology, Forklift, Microsoft Office.

Description :

    1. Maintaining railroad track and tanks.
    2. Forklift loading.
    3. Loading and bagging kaolin.
    4. Becoming certified in a driving forklift.
    5. Production efficiency.
    6. Inspected and repaired the track.
    7. Traveled extensively throughout CSX-owned tracks wherever rail installation was needed.
    8. Worked exclusively as guiding crane movements and loads.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Associates In Psychology

Track Worker Resume

Objective : Looking to obtain a full-time position while attending classes at the Community College for business management. A team player, bringing enthusiasm and energy into group efforts.

Skills : Steel Torch Cutting, Pipe Tally, Type 45wpm, Computer Literate.

Description :

    1. Maintain the railroad to FRA and CSX standards.
    2. Learned some new equipment that contractors and railroads both use.
    3. Experienced in creating and reading both written, and oral reports.
    4. Capable of taking on a leadership role if a situation requires me to do so.
    5. Following and giving specific instructions.
    6. Keeping neat and organized workspace.
    7. Keep a reliable and accurate inventory.
    8. Either open or close the go-cart track, sometimes both when working double shifts.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Currently Enroll In Business

Track Worker Resume

Headline : A highly motivated, results-driven professional with good communication skills in English both spoken and written. A quick learner and like to work in an environment that provides challenges and new opportunities to learn.

Skills : Machine Operation, Customer Service, Laborer.

Description :

    1. Led safety briefings for co-workers and ensured that employees observed BNSF's stringent safety guidelines.
    2. Replaced ties and rail wherever needed in the network.
    3. Earned Group 2, 3, and 4 machine rights and got qualified in CPR.
    4. Operated all kinds of heavy machinery and acted as a troubleshooter to fix operating errors and minimize downtime.
    5. Worked with crews headed by shift foreman with daily maintenance and cleaning of subway tracks.
    6. Utilize and lift 90lb air hammer hydraulic hammer to spike down spikes.
    7. Operate air wrench to loosen and tighten track bolts Measure and cut rails.
    8. Remove and replace track and track components. 
    9. Replace or repair track switches, switch stands, left and right points, and replacing frogs.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Accounting

Track Worker Resume

Objective : Highly motivated professional who's focused on human recourse/compliance, seeking to utilize business acumen and skills in a challenging environment.

Skills : Materials Handler, Warehouse Employee, Customer Service.

Description :

    1. Worked as a member of a crew to install a new railroad track.
    2. Repaired and replaced track switches.
    3. Made sure go-carts were in working condition and worked closely with the customers.
    4. Pushed customer occupied carts back on the track and stood.
    5. Fix problems with the railroad track.
    6. Make sure track was in top shape Skills Used communication skills.
    7. Various jobs, packing the track, clean up, concession, and security.
    8. Prepared and laid tracks, repaired and rebuilt track switches, and replaced track ties.
    Years of Experience
    Experience
    0-2 Years
    Experience Level
    Level
    Entry Level
    Education
    Education
    Diploma

    Track Worker Resume

    Objective : Seeks to obtain a challenging and rewarding position servicing, repairing, installing, and diagnosing air conditioning and furnace units.

    Skills : Sales, Customer Service, Marketing, Training.

    Description :

      1. Initially hired as a track worker responsible for operating the heavy machinery to install and repair railroad tracks.
      2. Drove large trucks of all types and operated backhoes, grade-alls, bulldozers, etc. used to install, replace and repair tracks.
      3. Promoted after only one year to a mechanic based upon superlative work performance.
      4. Responsible for all day-to-day operations of the business.
      5. To Fix, Maintain, and Repair all portions of railroad tracks in all Locations.
      6. Remove and replace track and track components (e.g. ties, rails, bars, etc.).
      7. Ensure compliance with all railroad rules and regulations for safety, operations, and the Federal Railroad Administration.
      Years of Experience
      Experience
      2-5 Years
      Experience Level
      Level
      Junior
      Education
      Education
      General

      Track Worker Resume

      Objective : Looking to utilize skills and strengths, accept challenges, be part of a team that will assist in enhancing the quality of people's lives, and assists in leading an organization to reach its fullest potential.

      Skills : Machine Operation, Customer Service, Laborer.

      Description :

        1. Run the go-carts tracks run the amusement rides and clean the park.
        2. Maintained customer safety, customer service, and run track.
        3. Layed rail welded rail, production tamps, pick up scrap, build switches, do ditching work.
        4. Learned how to thermite weld.
        5. Worked with people that would like to ride the go-karts 
        6. Work on the damaged go-karts.
        7. Responsible for maintaining go-karts and bumper boats.
        8. Assisted staff with managing summer program participants in various enrichment activities within the rec center and the community.
      Years of Experience
      Experience
      2-5 Years
      Experience Level
      Level
      Junior
      Education
      Education
      Accounting

      Track Worker Resume

      Objective : Detail-oriented, enthusiastic team player whose commitment to excellence is only superseded by hard work. Strengths consist of being organized and meeting deadlines, a creative way of thinking, being well-read and well-spoken, working reliably under pressure, having outstanding retention skills, and considered easily adaptable to change.

      Skills : Customer Service, MS Office, Interpersonal Skills.

      Description :

        1. Worked with crews headed by shift foreman with daily maintenance and cleaning of subway tracks.
        2. Member of the team assisting engineers with a survey of all subway track throughout the NYC transit system.
        3. Utilize and lift 90lb air hammer hydraulic hammer to spike down spikes.
        4. Operate air wrench to loosen and tighten track bolts.
        5. Remove and replace track and track components 
        6. Replace or repair track switches, switch stands, left and right points, and replacing frogs.
        7. Correct deviations in track surface, alignment, and gauge.
        8. Working in all types of weather conditions such as rain, snow, heat, and cold weather.
        9. Handled day-to-day operations (ticket handling, tower controls, maintenance).
      Years of Experience
      Experience
      2-5 Years
      Experience Level
      Level
      Junior
      Education
      Education
      Diploma

      Track Worker Resume

      Objective : Seeks to obtain a full-time position that will challenge and enable the use of 5 years of engineering experience and skills to add value to the engineering industry.

      Skills : MS Office, Typing, Data Entry, Documentation.

      Description :

        1. Traveled extensively throughout CSX-owned tracks wherever rail installation was needed.
        2. Worked exclusively as guiding crane movements and loads.
        3. Work on tracks and inside.
        4. Talk to customers on a regular basis.
        5. Made sure everyone was doing what they were supposed to be.
        6. Maintain, install, inspect, test, alter and repair subway train tracks.
        7. Maintenance, installation, inspection, testing, alteration, and repair of rails.
        8. Performed maintenance on rails.
      Years of Experience
      Experience
      2-5 Years
      Experience Level
      Level
      Junior
      Education
      Education
      Certificate in Safety