5112-Transport Service Inspectors and Related Workers

Job Title: 

Transport Service Inspectors and Related Workers

Job Description: 

Transport service inspectors check and issue tickets and ensure the safety and comfort of passengers on trains, trams, buses and other public transport vehicles. This unit group also includes workers that perform other service related tasks in the transportation industry such as broadcasting announcements and ensuring service standards.


Tasks include:

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

This unit group includes

Ticket inspector

Specific Occupations: 

Rail station service assistant

Ticket inspector

Other transport service inspectors and related workers

International Careers(ISCO): 
Source Of Info: 

Source: SINGAPORE STANDARD OCCUPATIONAL CLASSIFICATION 2015, Department of Statistics, Ministry of Trade & Industry, Republic of Singapore