Intermodal Trans Spec 1 Rail Safety - Grade 18

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Salary Information for Intermodal Trans Spec 1 Rail Safety
Title Grade Hiring Rate/yr Job Rate/yr
Intermodal Trans Spec 1 Rail Safety 18 $65,001 $82,656
Intermodal Trans Spec 2 Rail Safety 23 $84,156 $106,454
Intermodal Trans Spec 3 Rail Safety 27 $103,784 $127,830

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Job Duties

As an Intermodal Transportation Specialist 1 (Rail Safety), you would provide technical assistance to carriers in the development of safety and security plans and review completed plans to ensure compliance with Public Transportation Safety Board standards, regulations, and practices within the industry; evaluate plans to determine whether they can realistically achieve safety and security goals and recommend changes as necessary; monitor, by continuous review and inspection, carriers' implementation of safety and security plans; supervise track and equipment inspectors in monitoring railroad compliance with applicable federal safety standards and coordinate with the Federal Railroad Administration on enforcement actions; investigate rail, commuter rail, subway, and light rail accidents; prepare accident investigation reports and recommend mitigation measures to avoid future accidents. In addition, you would undertake special studies on critical safety issues; conduct formal audits of system safety programs; and develop findings and recommendations.

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Summary of Minimum Qualifications

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25-631010 36-868010

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