Job Function/Industry: Transportation & Supply Chain
Description: Competency model composed of education, experience, tasks, competencies and characteristics required to effectively:
- Lay, repair, and maintain track for standard or narrow-gauge railroad equipment used in regular railroad service or in plant yards, quarries, sand and gravel pits, and mines.
- Includes ballast cleaning machine operators and railroad bed tamping machine operators.
Version: The basic version contains education, experience, tasks and competencies required for the occupation. The complete version adds the behaviors required for the occupation, painting a clear picture of what is expected and reducing subjectivity.
Author: DOL O*Net - this product uses the O*NET Database version 17.0, but has been improved for relevance to competency-based talent management
Last Updated: June 2010
# of Competencies Included: 30
Competencies weighted based on significance, including but not limited to:
1 - Manual Dexterity
2 - Control Precision
3 - Multilimb Coordination
4 - Depth Perception
5 - Problem Sensitivity
6 - Arm-Hand Steadiness
7 - Reaction Time
8 - Operation Monitoring
9 - Operation and Control
10 - Static Strength
Format: After checkout you will receive an email with a link to the competency model in PDF format.