Railway track worker / Plant operator
Railway track workers / Plant operators are the experts in rail construction and maintenance! They operate specialised machinery and equipment to build and maintain railway tracks. With their precision and knowledge, they ensure safe and efficient train operations.
What does this job involve?
Operating specialised railway track maintenance equipment
Conducting maintenance and repair work on railway tracks
Inspecting tracks for wear, damage, or obstructions
Adhering to safety guidelines during operations
Performing routine maintenance on machines
Diagnosing and resolving equipment issues
Working with other railway maintenance personnel
Maintaining records of machine operation and maintenance
How do I get into this career?
A Rail Industry Worker card is mandatory. The Rail Industry Worker program meets regulatory requirements and complies with national rail safety laws.