Rail Subsector

The rail subsector is associated with:

  • The transportation of commuters;
  • The provision of freight logistic solutions designed for organisations in industry-based business segments such as mining and manufacturing;
  • The control, management of railways and rail operations;
  • The maintenance, servicing, repair and testing of locomotives and rolling stock.

Technical occupations in this field include:

  • Armature Winder
  • Blacksmith
  • Civil Engineering
  • Electromechanician
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Sheet metal worker/Plater
  • Turner and Machinist
  • Vehicle Builder
  • Wagon Fitter
  • Welder

Scarce Skills

  • Diesel Fitter
  • Electrician
  • Electrical Engineering Technician
  • Programme or Project Manager
  • Railways Assistant
  • Railway Signal Operator
  • Sheet Metal Worker
  • Train Driver
  • Train Controller
  • Welder

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