This synthesis documents light rail maintenance staffing practices and factors important in their development at U.S. transit agencies. It covers the areas of maintenance functions, new light rail start-up, and management in attempting to give better insight into the variables affecting maintenance staffing. This topic is of interest to transit managers of existing light rail transit (LRT) operations and those involved in the planning or implementing of new LRT lines. It is also of interest to agency directors or general managers and executive or board members who need to understand how the industry accomplishes system maintenance.Asst. Superintendent of LRV Maintenance Superintendent of Transportation Revenue Manager TrackSupervisor(2) ... The classification and job description pattern described above for LRV maintenance ... The qualifications for these positions reflect those for the LRV positions down to the 50-lb lifting requirement. Althoughanbsp;...
|Title||:||Maintenance Staffing Levels for Light Rail Transit|
|Publisher||:||Transportation Research Board - 2005|