Antichecking Iron Worker

Hammer shaped steel bands into the ends of timbers and railroad ties.
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Salary Range
$18,000 – $49,000

Data from U.S. Department of Labor

What do Antichecking Iron Workers do?

Hammers shaped steel bands into ends of timbers and railroad ties to prevent checking while seasoning. May clamp, drill hole, and insert bolt or metal dowel through split timbers or ties to hold split parts together. May be designated according to shape of band as Beegle-Iron Worker; C-Iron Worker; S-Iron Worker.

Should I be an Antichecking Iron Worker?

You should have a high school degree or higher and share these traits:
  • Detail Oriented: You pay close attention to all the little details.
  • Reliable: You can always be counted on to do a good job.
  • Levelheaded: You hold your emotions in check, even in tough situations.

  • Also known as: Beegle-Iron Worker, C-Iron Worker, S-Iron Worker

    How to Become an
    Antichecking Iron Worker

    Antichecking Iron Workers generally graduate from high school and get on-the-job training. Think about earning a Certificate or Associate’s degree to increase your chances of finding a good job. Check out these schools offering Antichecking Iron Worker-related education!
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