Railway Operations Crewmember

U.S. Army/Army Reserves Worcester , MA 01608

Posted 2 months ago


  • Execute instructions received from signal towers, switches, other trains and trainmen
  • Signal with fuses, hands, flags, lamps and engine whistles
  • Perform car coupling and uncoupling operations
  • Check lashing and bracing to assure safe hauling of cargo
  • Administering lubrication orders on railway cars and making minor running repairs
  • Verify seals and seal numbers on freight cars

Those who want to serve must first take the Armed Services Vocational Aptitude Battery, a series of tests that helps you better understand your strengths and identify which Army jobs are best for you.


Job training for a railway operations crewmember requires 10 weeks of Basic Combat Training and five weeks of Advanced Individual Training with on-the-job instructions. Part of this time is spent in the classroom and part in the field.

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Railway Operations Crewmember

U.S. Army/Army Reserves