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Overview

Train Examiners inspect rolling stock in railway yards, terminals and stations to ensure adherence to safety standards and operational rules and regulations.

Day-to-day

  • conducts visual checks of the mechanical, structural, electrical, pneumatic and hydraulic systems of railway wagons, carriages and locomotives for condition and correct classification.

Considerations

  • working outdoors.

To become a Train Examiner

  • You can work as a Train Examiner without formal qualifications, however, a Vocational Education and Training (VET) course in rail safety or another related field may be useful.

    Take a Certificate II in Rail Infrastructure

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