US ARMY: Railway Operations Crewmember (88U)

imcom.korea.army.mil Welcome to USArmy, IMCOM-Korea IMCOM-Korea supports Soldiers, Civilians and Family Members with Army-standard installation facilities, spacious housing areas, 5-star restaurants, new first-rate recreational centers, and spectacular access to Korean food and culture. Korea is a great place to live, work or visit. Whether this is your first tour to Korea or a return assignment, you can look forward to a personally and professionally rewarding experience in the Land of the Morning Calm. To learn more about living and serving with the US Army in Korea, visit us online at http To learn about serving in the US Army, visit www.goarmy.com Transporting ammunition and supplies to Army ports for deployment overseas is absolutely vital to our national defense. Members of the Army railway team, such as the Railway Operations Crewmember, play an integral role in the operation and maintenance of the Army’s railway operating battalions. Railway Operations Crewmembers are primarily responsible for supervising and operating diesel-electric locomotives and related equipment. They also serve as a crewmember or brakeman in the makeup and movement of railway cars Some of your duties as a Railway Operations Crewmember may include: – Interpreting train orders – Executing instructions received from signal towers, switches, other trains and trainmen – Signaling with fuses, hands, flags, lamps and engine whistles – Performing car coupling and uncoupling operations – Inspecting