Thaw Shed Heater Tender
Tend heating units that thaw frozen materials.
Data from U.S. Department of Labor
What do Thaw Shed Heater Tenders do?
Tends heating units that thaw frozen materials, such as coal and coke, in railroad cars: Pushes buttons to start fuel-feed pumps, heater, and exhaust and air-volume fans. Lights oil burner, and opens valve of fuel line to heating unit in shed where cars are placed. Lubricates and adjusts equipment, such as pump and fan bearings. Cleans working area and equipment with airhose.
Should I be a Thaw Shed Heater Tender?
You should have
degree or higher and share these traits:
You enjoy flying solo and doing things your own way.
You can always be counted on to do a good job.
You pay close attention to all the little details.
How to become a Thaw Shed Heater Tender
Most Thaw Shed Heater Tenders have no higher education and get on-the-job training. Think about earning a Certificate to increase your competitiveness in the field.
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