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Railroad Conductors and Yardmasters
Will "Railroad Conductors and Yardmasters" be replaced by AI & Robots?
It's highly likely this occupation will be replaced by robots/AI. However, our poll is less clear, and shows a 63% chance of automation within the next couple of decades.
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Coordinate activities of switch-engine crew within railroad yard, industrial plant, or similar location. Conductors coordinate activities of train crew on passenger or freight trains. Yardmasters review train schedules and switching orders and coordinate activities of workers engaged in railroad traffic operations, such as the makeup or breakup of trains and yard switching.
SOC Code: 53-4031
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