Sample Railroad Inspector Resume

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Nicholas Peterson
2936 Stoney Lonesome Road
Lewisburg, PA 17837

Objective Actively seeking the position of Railroad Inspector in which to employ my talents and special training to their fullest.


  • Vast experience in inspecting railroad tracks and related equipments
  • Sound knowledge of railroad safety codes and its principles
  • Profound knowledge of all rules and regulations related to public utilities
  • Outstanding knowledge of all the railway crossing policies and procedures
  • Ability to communicate for the railroad safety
  • Ability to resolve all problems by identifying them
  • Proficient with photography instruments
  • Excellent skills to prepare and present reports
  • Skilled at performing basic math in the inspection process

Professional Experience:

Railroad Inspector, October 2006 – Present
AdKore Staffing Group, Lewisburg, PA

  • Conducted regular inspections of the electrical connections such as signals and track wirings.
  • Replaced the defective parts such as switches, rails, ties, fishplates and brake rod pins.
  • Conducted regular inspections on the system with the help of rail flaw detection machine and various hand tools.
  • Prepared reports of all the work carried on the railcars and related equipments, tagged those railcars that needed immediate attention.
  • Coordinated with the crew to tell them about the defective parts and recommended to repair, replace and re- blast the roadbed.
  • Monitored the inspection process and sealed any part that is found leaking with the help of the caulking compound.

Railroad Inspector, August 2002 – September 2006
RJ Corman Railroad Company, Lewisburg, PA

  • Maintained the data of the inspection process and checked for any violations, updated it regularly after every inspection.
  • Assisted the railroad companies by suggesting corrective actions in case of violations and followed it up with inspection to ensure that it has been catered.
  • Facilitated the court proceedings and hearings when necessary by collecting data to find about the accident and other safety violations.
  • Coordinated with the railroad inspectors in investigating accidents such as derailments and the spill of hazardous materials.


Bachelor’s Degree in Mechanical Engineering, Lexington College, Chicago, IL

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