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RAIL TRACK LAYING AND MAINTENANCE EQUIPMENT OPERATOR CAREER INTERVIEW QUESTIONS & ANSWERS

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RAIL TRACK LAYING AND MAINTENANCE EQUIPMENT OPERATOR INTERVIEW QUESTIONS AND ANSWERS EXAMPLE

INTERVIEW QUESTION [1]: WHAT ARE THE MAIN JOB DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES OF RAIL TRACK LAYING AND MAINTENANCE EQUIPMENT OPERATOR EMPLOYEE?

Answer[1]: rail track laying and maintenance equipment operator responsibilities are to repair or adjust track switches, using wrenches and replacement parts; cut rails to specified lengths, using rail saws; operate track-wrench machines to tighten or loosen bolts at joints that hold ends of rails together; lubricate machines, change oil, or fill hydraulic reservoirs to specified levels; clean or make minor repairs to machines or equipment; drill holes through rails, tie plates, or fishplates for insertion of bolts or spikes, using power drills; raise rails, using hydraulic jacks, to allow for tie removal and replacement; clean, grade, or level ballast on railroad tracks; clean tracks or clear ice or snow from tracks or switch boxes; operate single- or multiple-head spike pullers to pull old spikes from ties; engage mechanisms that lay tracks or rails to specified gauges; grind ends of new or worn rails to attain smooth joints, using portable grinders; patrol assigned track sections so that damaged or broken track can be located and reported; operate single- or multiple-head spike driving machines to drive spikes into ties and secure rails; dress and reshape worn or damaged railroad switch points or frogs, using portable power grinders; adjust controls of machines that spread, shape, raise, level, or align track, according to specifications; observe leveling indicator arms to verify levelness and alignment of tracks; drive graders, tamping machines, brooms, or ballast spreading machines to redistribute gravel or ballast between rails; drive vehicles that automatically move and lay tracks or rails over sections of track to be constructed, repaired, or maintained; push controls to close grasping devices on track or rail sections so that they can be raised or moved; turn wheels of machines, using lever controls, to adjust guidelines for track alignments or grades, following specifications; string and attach wire-guidelines machine to rails so that tracks or rails can be aligned or leveled; spray ties, fishplates, or joints with oil to protect them from weathering; operate tie-adzing machines to cut ties and permit insertion of fishplates that hold rails; paint railroad signs, such as speed limits or gate-crossing warnings.

INTERVIEW QUESTION [2]: WHAT ARE THE SKILLS REQUIRED FOR RAIL TRACK LAYING AND MAINTENANCE EQUIPMENT OPERATOR EMPLOYEE IN ORDER TO SUCCESS IN HIS WORK?

Answer[2]: Controlling operations of equipment or systems, Watching gauges, dials, or other indicators to make sure a machine is working properly, Performing routine maintenance on equipment and determining when and what kind of maintenance is needed, Conducting tests and inspections of products, services, or processes to evaluate quality or performance, Repairing machines or systems using the needed tools.

INTERVIEW QUESTION [3]: DESCRIBE THE ABILITIES YOU HAVE IN ORDER TO WORK WITH US AS RAIL TRACK LAYING AND MAINTENANCE EQUIPMENT OPERATOR?

Answer[3]: I have the ability to quickly and repeatedly adjust the controls of a machine or a vehicle to exact positions, judge which of several objects is closer or farther away from you, or to judge the distance between you and an object, quickly move your hand, your hand together with your arm, or your two hands to grasp, manipulate, or assemble objects, coordinate two or more limbs (for example, two arms, two legs, or one leg and one arm) while sitting, standing, or lying down. It does not involve performing the activities while the whole body is in motion, keep your hand and arm steady while moving your arm or while holding your arm and hand in one position.

INTERVIEW QUESTION [4]: WHAT ARE THE KNOWLEDGE ELEMENTS YOU OBTAINED FROM YOUR EDUCATION, TRAINING AND WORK EXPERIENCE WOULD SUPPORT YOUR RAIL TRACK LAYING AND MAINTENANCE EQUIPMENT OPERATOR CAREER?

Answer[4]: The Knowledge of machines and tools, including their designs, uses, repair, and maintenance, principles and methods for moving people or goods by air, rail, sea, or road, including the relative costs and benefits, materials, methods, and the tools involved in the construction or repair of houses, buildings, or other structures such as highways and roads, relevant equipment, policies, procedures, and strategies to promote effective local, state, or national security operations for the protection of people, data, property, and institutions, the structure and content of the English language including the meaning and spelling of words, rules of composition, and grammar.

INTERVIEW QUESTION [5]: HOW WOULD YOU DESCRIBE (NEEDED RAIL TRACK LAYING AND MAINTENANCE EQUIPMENT OPERATOR OR YOUR) WORK STYLE?

Answer[5]: My work style matching exactlty what cashier job requires by: being reliable, responsible, and dependable, and fulfilling obligations, being careful about detail and thorough in completing work tasks, being pleasant with others on the job and displaying a good-natured, cooperative attitude, maintaining composure, keeping emotions in check, controlling anger, and avoiding aggressive behavior, even in very difficult situations, being honest and ethical.

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