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Track Moving Machine Operator

Operate vehicles that automatically move and lay track or rails.

What does a Track Moving Machine Operator do?

Operates vehicle that automatically moves and lays track or rails to construct, repair, or maintain railroad tracks or mining car tracks: Drives vehicle over section of track or rail to be moved. Pushes control to close grasping device on track or rail section, raise and move section to specified location. Engages mechanism that lays track or rail to specified gauge.