Tasks and duties

  • Watching for track hazards and observing signals and indicator gauges
  • Driving an underground or elevated passenger train
  • Operating communications systems to communicate with train crews and traffic controllers to ensure safe operation and scheduling of trains
  • Driving or assisting in driving a steam, electric or diesel-electric locomotive engine
  • Driving a locomotive to haul carriages underground or on the surface of a mine or quarry

    Skill level