GENERAL SUMMARY OF POSITION’S ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS
Assistant Conductor/Conductor Duties – The Assistant Conductor/Conductor performs groundwork such as lining switches; operating derails; protecting movements; applying/releasing/testing brakes; coupling/uncoupling cars; opening, aligning and carrying coupler knuckles; connecting air hoses; installing, removing and/or moving telemetry devices; flagging crossings, opening/closing gates; and assisting the Engineer in positioning the train by signaling and transmitting of information to the Engineer. The position is responsible for safe delivery of all freight carried by the train and for preparation and communication of records and data. The position may also supply, inspect and perform minor repairs on locomotives, cars, and other equipment and perform other duties as assigned. The position is responsible for the safe performance of duties in compliance with all applicable government regulations, Company rules and policies, and safe job procedures.
Glendale, NY 11385