Railroad Inspector Hazardous Materials - Grade 15

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This title exists in Transportation, Department of and has approximately 3 positions.


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Salary Information for Railroad Inspector Hazardous Materials
Title Grade Hiring Rate/yr Job Rate/yr
Railroad Inspector Hazardous Materials 15 $55,152 $70,317

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Job Duties

As a Railroad Inspector (Hazardous Materials), you would work in a field office of the New York State Department of Transportation administering and enforcing Federal safety and health laws and regulations that apply to the rail transportation of hazardous materials. You would serve as a Hazardous Materials Inspector monitoring regulatory compliance of hazardous materials shipments by rail within an assigned territory. In this capacity, you would: plan and carry out an itinerary of periodic inspections of the handling of hazardous materials at all rail facilities, including intermodal facilities, shipper/consignee locations, and tank car manufacturing and repair facilities. You would also inspect rail cars, freight containers and intermodal bulk containers for compliance with applicable hazardous materials regulations; freight car equipment and safety appliance standards; and examine carrier records to determine if the employee/employer is in compliance with all applicable State and Federal requirements.

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Summary of Minimum Qualifications

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26-478010

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