Electric Locomotive Repairman (135) Enlisted Personnel

Maintains and repairs motors and electrical equipment on electric or Diesel-electric locomotives in a military railway locomotive repair or machine shop.
Makes trial runs, inspecting locomotives to determine defects in electric mechanisms and controls and prepares check sheet for repairs required. Disassembles electric control equipment, transformers, shunts, and electric circuits; tests parts; replaces parts where necessary. Disassembles, repairs, and assembles electric motors and generators.
Equipment includes general mechanic's tools, differential and monorail hosts, and ohmmeters and voltmeters for testing electrical equipment.
Must have knowledge of the construction and operation of electric locomotives.

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