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Battery Inspector

Service and repair railway car electrical equipment.

What does a Battery Inspector do?

Services and repairs railway car electrical equipment, using handtools, test equipment, and wiring diagram: Inspects electrical connections, wiring, charging relays, charging resistance box, and storage batteries, following wiring diagram and using voltmeter and hydrometer. Fills batteries with water and replaces defective wiring, fuses, brushes, coils, armatures, sockets, and light bulbs. Examines fan motor brushes and fills fan grease cups. Records defective equipment and batteries serviced.