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Coding into HISCO
Description (tasks and duties) Micro Groups
Railway Brakeman (Freight Train)
Takes charge of and safeguards freight train during trip.
Controls flow of railway traffic over section of line within his jurisdiction by operating signals and switches from control tower or signal box.
Switches rolling-stock in railway yards and sidings in accordance with orders about loading, unloading and make-up of trains, and couples and uncouples rolling stock.
Mine and Quarry Brakeman
Makes up trains of cars for hauling by locomotive or cable and directs their movement along haulage ways in mine or quarry.
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