Rail Transport Occupation professionals either work as locomotive engineers or railroad brake operators and supervisors. In either case, they have to be well versed with mechanical & control systems. They're responsible for controlling trains that transport passengers form one place to another. They configure the train and guide the route to proper coupling and uncoupling.
Rail transport employees normally work on shifts and during holidays in order to keep the train running for 24 hours. The work is physically demanding and one has to be trained formally in order to understand the mechanical aspects of a railway operations. Majority of the locomotive employees require to be licensed for the job.
A master's or a PhD degree in subjects such as Rail Transport management
The salary package of the rail transport manager’s could be somewhere around 1.8 Lac p.a. (Approx).