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Working As A Track Inspector

  • Inspecting Equipment, Structures, or Material
  • Getting Information
  • Evaluating Information to Determine Compliance with Standards
  • Operating Vehicles, Mechanized Devices, or Equipment
  • Performing General Physical Activities
  • Deal with People

  • Make Decisions

  • Stressful

  • $78,000

    Average Salary

What Does A Track Inspector Do At Septa

* Must direct equipment and manpower used in the repair, maintenance or renewal of track without supervision.
* Inspects an assigned area of track under traffic including switches, bridges, Culverts and highways.
* Checks gage, surface and alignment of track, including special work, compliance with SEPTA and FRA standards.
* Performs the repair, renewal and construction of track and special work, insuring compliance with SEPTA standards.
* Uses plans and/or drawings to lay out confirm correctness of work.
* Directs and monitors the operations of such equipment as the grinding car, geometry car, production tamper and sperry car.
* Directs and monitors the activities associated with the flash butt welding, thermit welding and cadwelding processes.
* Performs emergency repairs when required

What Does A Track Inspector Do At Aecom

* examines raw materials for quality and manufactured items for defects and for conformance to specifications, visually and using sample models and instruments, such as scales, gauges, templates, calipers and micrometers; verifies that established standards are maintained relative to such matters as food-growing, processing and marketing, product-packaging, storage and transportation methods, building and facilities and business practices, operations and services.
* The Inspector affixes seals or tags to approved items, issues or revokes licenses and permits or ascertains that licenses and permits have been obtained and are displayed, confers with officials, interprets regulations and codes, and assists establishments in altering methods and practices to meet established standards.
* Investigates complaints and violations, prepares reports of findings and action taken or recommended, files charges and testifies in court, recommends changes in standards, administrative procedures, facilities, methods, and practices.
* Perform all other position related duties as assigned or requested.
* Work Environment, Physical Demands, and Mental Demands:
* Typical warehouse environment with no unusual hazards, frequent lifting to 20
* pounds, kneeling, standing, and walking, routinely sitting and constant use of speech/hearing abilities for communication, constant mental alertness, must possess planning/organizing skills, and must be able to work under deadlines.
* Other Responsibilities:
* Safety
* AECOM enforces a safety culture whereby all employees have the responsibility for continuously developing and maintaining a safe work environment.
* As appropriate, each employee is responsible for completing all training requirements and fulfilling all self-aid/buddy aid responsibilities, participating in emergency response tasks and serving on safety committees and teams.
* Quality
* Quality is the foundation for the management of our business and the keystone to our goal of customer satisfaction.
* It is our policy to consistently provide services that meet customer expectations.
* Accordingly, each employee must conform to the AECOM Quality Policy and carry out job activities in compliance with applicable AECOM Quality System documents and customer contracts.
* Each employee must read and understand his/her Quality Management and Customer Satisfaction responsibilities.
* Procedure Compliance
* Each employee must read, understand and implement the general and specific operational, safety, quality and environmental requirements of all plans, procedures and policies pertaining to his/her job

What Does A Track Inspector Do At Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority

* This is skilled technical track inspection work.
* An employee in this job is responsible for inspecting track and track related components, performing minor repair and maintenance work, skilled and unskilled labor tasks, calibration and use of track gauges, levels and other measuring devices.
* The work requires an understanding of maintenance procedures and practices, maintenance theory, the materials, parts, tools, test equipment and operating systems associated with WMATA track and track components
* Employees are assigned track inspection and minor maintenance and repair work in subways, on aerials and on ballasted track sections.
* Employees are expected to gain familiarity with WMATA operating practices and safety rules.
* All important aspects of the work are subject to detailed and specific procedures which the employee follows closely.
* Employees receive instruction and close supervision on new assignments, while regular assignments are performed independently.
* Work is normally reviewed and verified upon completion.
* Employee is supervised by assigned Line Quality Manager
* Performs flagging, cleaning, lubrication, inspections, required adjustments, testing, troubleshooting and minor repairs and scheduled maintenance on assigned track section in accordance with WMATA track standards, layout, diagrams, schematics, operation manuals and manufacturer's maintenance instructions
* Performs scheduled and unscheduled inspections, troubleshoots and tests track and track components using precision measuring equipment such as track levels, track gauges and other related measuring devices
* Attends on the job and formal training classes; assists individuals in higher classifications in their assignments or provides job specific training to lower classifications
* Responds to and provides assistance in snow emergencies and emergencies which require inspection of or repair to track involved in incidents, accidents or derailments
* Performs all tasks and assignments within the established safety practices and maintenance guidelines under varying weather conditions
* May operate Authority vehicles between work locations
* Work variable shifts, days and hours as required and as provided for under existing Union contract

What Does A Track Inspector Do At WSP-Parsons Brinckerhoff

* Monitor the work of the construction contractor daily
* Prepare daily Inspector Reports
* Identify and document any unusual conditions encountered
* Verify that work is completed in conformance with the Client/Project Plans and Specifications

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Top Skills for A Track Inspector

  1. FRA Code
  2. Ensure Compliance
  3. Track Inspection
You can check out examples of real life uses of top skills on resumes here:
  • Implement quality control and safety plans to ensure compliance with contract specifications and applicable regulations.
  • Earned certification from the University of Tennessee Chattanooga in Railroad Track Inspection and Safety Standards.
  • Prepare inspection reports for management and government compliance.
  • Inspected railroads for imperfections/damage and to identify track maintenance needs.
  • Operated heavy equipment, including motor graders, heavy loaders, carryalls, bulldozers, backhoes, roller scrapers and tractors.

Track Inspector Demographics

Gender

Male

86.3%

Unknown

7.5%

Female

6.2%
Ethnicity

White

67.4%

Hispanic or Latino

12.7%

Black or African American

12.1%

Asian

5.0%

Unknown

2.7%
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Foreign Languages Spoken

Spanish

100.0%

Track Inspector Education

Schools

University of Northwestern Ohio

8.0%

University of Phoenix

8.0%

Branford Hall Career Institute - Branford Campus

8.0%

Illinois Central College

8.0%

American InterContinental University

8.0%

Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Erie-Behrend College

4.0%

Delaware Technical and Community College

4.0%

Bucks County Community College

4.0%

Suffolk County Community College

4.0%

University of Maryland - University College

4.0%

Grays Harbor College

4.0%

Ohio University -

4.0%

Prince George's Community College

4.0%

Vincennes University

4.0%

Columbia College Chicago

4.0%

Polytechnic Institute of New York University

4.0%

Miami Dade College

4.0%

University of Washington

4.0%

Chicago State University

4.0%

Advanced Training Institute

4.0%
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Majors

Business

31.8%

Precision Metal Working

6.1%

General Studies

6.1%

Computer Science

4.5%

Criminal Justice

4.5%

Civil Engineering

4.5%

Management

3.0%

Electrical Engineering Technology

3.0%

Engineering Technology

3.0%

Construction Management

3.0%

Automotive Technology

3.0%

Heating And Air Conditioning

3.0%

Theology

3.0%

Supply Chain Management

3.0%

Mining Engineering

3.0%

Project Management

3.0%

Industrial Engineering

3.0%

Engineering

3.0%

Property Management

3.0%

Education

3.0%
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Degrees

Other

41.8%

Bachelors

19.4%

Associate

17.3%

Certificate

13.3%

Masters

5.1%

Doctorate

2.0%

Diploma

1.0%
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