Railroad Conductor

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Nardos Vitelli

nardos.vitelli@gmail.com | (788) 971-7345 | Tupelo, MS


I am a Railroad Conductor with over 3 years of experience. I have worked for both large and small railroads, and have gained valuable experience in the industry. I am knowledgeable in all aspects of railroad operation, including track maintenance, train operations, and safety procedures. I am dedicated to my work and take pride in ensuring that trains run safely and on time. I am also comfortable working long hours, as needed.


Railroad Conductor at Canadian National Railway, MSMay 2022 - Present

  • Oversaw the safe transport of over 1,000 passengers per day.
  • Maintained a perfect safety record.
  • Efficiently managed a team of 10 conductors.
  • Increased on-time departures by 15%.
  • Decreased passenger complaints by 25%.

Assistant Railroad Conductor at BNSF Railway, MSAug 2019 - Apr 2022

  • Monitored and operated switches, signals, and block systems to control train traffic.
  • Communicated with Train Dispatchers via radio to coordinate movements.
  • Inspected equipment prior to departure to ensure safety compliance.
  • Conducted on-board ticketing and baggage handling duties as needed.
  • Assisted passengers with questions or concerns during their trip.


High School Diploma at Jackson State University, MSAug 2015 - May 2019

I've learned how to study for and take tests, how to do research, and how to write papers.


  • Train operation
  • Train signals
  • Braking systems
  • Switches and coupling
  • Railroad track maintenance
  • Scheduling and coordination
  • Customer service

Sherrie Fogelquist

sherrie.fogelquist@gmail.com | (856) 323-7520 | 2121 S. Sheridan Blvd, Denver, CO 80227


I am a railroad conductor with over three years of experience. I have worked for two different railroads, and have gained a wealth of knowledge about the industry. I am an expert in train operations and safety, and have been recognized by my peers as being one of the most talented conductors in the business. I take pride in my work, and strive to provide each passenger with a safe and enjoyable journey.


Railroad Conductor at Amtrak, COMar 2022 - Present

  • Transported 4,000 passengers safely to their destinations.
  • On-time performance: 95%.
  • Coordinated with other crew members (e.g., engineers, brakemen) to ensure safety and efficiency.
  • Inspected train cars for defects or damage.
  • Monitored track conditions and made necessary adjustments/repairs.
  • Communicated with dispatch to keep them updated on the status of the train.

Assistant Railroad Conductor at Union Pacific, COJul 2019 - Jan 2022

  • Assisted in the transport of 4,000 passengers safely to their destinations.
  • Monitored train speed and communicated with the engineer to ensure a smooth ride for passengers.
  • Inspected tickets to make sure everyone was accounted for before departing.
  • Answered any questions or concerns that passengers had during the trip.
  • Made announcements throughout the journey as needed.
  • Helped with luggage when necessary and assisted elderly or disabled passengers off of the train at each stop.


High School Diploma at Denver East High School, Denver, COSep 2014 - May 2019

I've learned how to read, write, and do math.


  • Train operation
  • Train signals
  • Braking systems
  • Scheduling
  • Customer service
  • Safety procedures

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