5112-Transport conductors

Job Title ( International classification ): 
Transport conductors
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Job Description: 
Transport conductors check and issue tickets and ensure the safety and comfort of passengers on trains, trams, buses and other public transport vehicles.

Main Tasks include -

  • (a) collecting and issuing tickets, passes or fares, and checking the validity of tickets issued previously
  • (b) attending to sleeping-cars and their occupants on passenger trains
  • (c) providing assistance with boarding, seating and luggage as required, especially to elderly, sick, or injured people
  • (d) opening and closing doors for passengers
  • (e) performing equipment safety checks prior to departure
  • (f) signalling to drivers to stop or proceed
  • (g) greeting passengers boarding transportation equipment, and announcing routes and stops. (h) ensuring that safety regulations are respected
  • (i) responding to passengers requests and complaints and providing information about stops and connections
  • (j) taking appropriate action in case of emergencies or accidents.

Examples of the occupations classified here:
- Bus conductor
- Cable car conductor
- Ticket inspector (public transport)
- Train conductor
- Tram conductor

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