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Rail Car Repairers

On the Job


Rail Car Repairers work on railroad cars. They diagnose, adjust, repair, or overhaul problems with all types of railroad cars. They may work on railroad rolling stock, mine cars, or mass transit rail cars.

Physical Demands   

This career requires time standing, walking, or running.


Typical Work Tasks

People who work in this career often:

Typical Working Conditions


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