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Railroad Maintenance Clerk

Compile and record information on repair and maintenance of railroad.

What does a Railroad Maintenance Clerk do?

Compiles and records information pertaining to track and right-of-way repair and maintenance by railroad section crews, such as materials used, types and locations of repairs made, and hours expended. Types or writes requisitions for materials needed. May keep daily time records [TIMEKEEPER] and compile maintenance reports for specific section crew and be designated Road Clerk. May compile daily, weekly, and monthly composite reports and be designated Section-Crews-Activities Clerk.