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Lock Tender II

Operate electrically powered locomotives or electrically driven winches.

What does a Lock Tender II do?

Operates electrically powered locomotive or electrically driven winch to move narrow-gauge railroad car into or out of material lock during sewer or tunnel construction: Observes signals of LOCK TENDER I, to determine when specified air pressure has been reached. Couples cars or fastens winch hook to cars, and moves hand or foot controls to engage winch or start locomotive.