Tamping-Machine Operator

Operate crawler-tire or pneumatic-tire mounted tamping machines.

What does a Tamping-Machine Operator do?

Operates crawler-tire or pneumatic-tire mounted tamping machine to compact earthen fills and finished road materials: Drives machine to work area. Moves levers to control tamping action of machine. May operate machine with interchangeable hammers to cut or break up pavement and drive guardrail posts into earth.