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#13: Locomotive Engineer
This job is split between two complementary roles: railway locomotive engineers are expected to operate the trains carrying passengers or freight, while communicating properly with their crew and traffic controllers; while yard locomotive engineers specifically operate trains at the yard, uncoupling and switching cars, and inspecting and refuelling the locomotives.
|Salary Growth (2010–2016):||+23%|
|Total Employees in Canada:||6,200|
|Change in No. of Employees (2010–2016):||+14%|