Ditcher Operator

Operate railcar-mounted toothed buckets to scoop fallen rocks from ditches.

What does a Ditcher Operator do?

Operates railcar-mounted toothed bucket to scoop fallen rock from ditches beside railroad track for removal to landfill area. Moves levers to guide bucket to scooping and dumping areas and dumps load in designated areas. Stops or resumes operation in response to railroad traffic signals.