Train Conductor in Pennsylvania

Interested in becoming a train conductor in Pennsylvania? That’s great because Pennsylvania ranks #4 in states with the highest employment level in this occupation, according to Bureau of Labor Statistics.
Qualifications:
  • Applicants must be 18 years of age or older.
  • Must have a valid driver's license.
  • Have a minimum high school diploma or GED
Required Skills:
  • Understanding oral communications.
  • Recognizing sounds/changes in sounds
  • Recognizing colors
  • Understanding printed/written information
  • Making oneself understood orally
  • Judging speed and/or distance of moving objects/parts
  • Understanding visual displays
  • Taking actions and/or making decisions affecting security and well being of others
  • Recalling information required from work activity
  • Climbing and balancing
  • Judging condition or status of objects/parts
  • Exercising physical strength and/or endurance

  • *requirements and training vary from a company to another