train dispatcher

Code

8312.4

Description

Train dispatchers ensure the safe and efficient dispatch of the train services. The safety of customers is their main priority. When carrying out train dispatch duties, they check the traffic signals and communicate promptly with train drivers and conductors that it is safe for the train to pull away.

Alternative label

  • engine dispatcher

  • railway dispatcher

  • train dispatch controller

  • platform dispatch assistant

  • platform assistant

Regulatory aspect

To see if and how this occupation is regulated in EU Member States, EEA countries or Switzerland please consult the Regulated Professions Database of the Commission. Regulated Professions Database: http://ec.europa.eu/growth/single-market/services/free-movement-professionals/qualifications-recognition_en

Hierarchy

Essential skills and competences

Optional skills and competences

Status

released

Concept URI

http://data.europa.eu/esco/occupation/a2fa73d0-7e51-456f-95c6-90f126f52ab8