U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics
Standard Occupational Classification
The information on this page relates to the 2010 SOC, please see the 2000 SOC System for information on the previous version of the SOC.
47-4061 Rail-Track Laying and Maintenance Equipment Operators
Lay, repair, and maintain track for standard or narrow-gauge railroad equipment used in regular railroad service or in plant yards, quarries, sand and gravel pits, and mines. Includes ballast cleaning machine operators and railroad bed tamping machine operators.
Illustrative examples: Track Repairer,
Track Surfacing Machine Operator,
Rail Maintenance Worker
Broad Occupation: 47-4060 Rail-Track Laying and Maintenance Equipment Operators
Minor Group: 47-4000 Other Construction and Related Workers
Major Group: 47-0000 Construction and Extraction Occupations
List of SOC Major Groups
SOC User Guide
Last Modified Date: March 11, 2010