Lays and repairs tracks for railways, tramways, quarries and mines, and installs and repairs signals and other equipment.
Most occupations in this unit group have a level of skill commensurate with the qualifications and experience outlined below. AQF Certificate II or III (ANZSCO Skill Level 4)
- spreading and tamping ballast to provide firm foundation for sleepers
- cutting rails to length and grinding worn and rough rail ends
- placing sleepers across roadbeds, and positioning and fastening rails on sleepers
- drilling bolt holes, and bolting and welding rail sections
- removing and replacing worn and damaged rails, sleepers and switches
- cleaning and lubricating switches
- examining track, lubricating wheel bearings on rolling stock and maintaining switch signal lamps
- installing and repairing signals and other equipment
- may assist with the righting of derailed rolling stock
- Track Inspector
Source: 1220.0 - ANZSCO - Australian and New Zealand Standard Classification of Occupations, First Edition.
Note: The tasks associated with the occupation are to be used as guidance only. The tasks listing may include tasks associated with the grouping/category to which the occupation belongs.
16 courses found.
TLI37121: Certificate III in Rail Infrastructure
|TLI37120: Certificate III in Rail Infrastructure|
|TLI32918: Certificate III in Tram or Light Rail Infrastructure|
TLI32721: Certificate III in Track Protection
|TLI32715: Certificate III in Track Protection|
|TLI32515: Certificate III in Rail Infrastructure|
TLI32121: Certificate III in Rail Structures
|TLI32115: Certificate III in Rail Structures|
TLI29921: Certificate II in Rolling Stock Maintenance
TLI27121: Certificate II in Rail Infrastructure
|TLI27120: Certificate II in Rail Infrastructure|
|TLI22215: Certificate II in Tram or Light Rail Infrastructure|
TLI21921: Certificate II in Track Protection
|TLI21920: Certificate II in Track Protection|
|TLI21918: Certificate II in Track Protection|
|TLI21315: Certificate II in Rail Infrastructure|