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Bridge Repairer Salary
in Nova Scotia, Canada

$55,492 (CAD)

Average Salary

$27/hr

Average Hourly

$1,787

Average Bonus

Last updated: February 16, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Bridge Repairer is $55,492 a year and $27 an hour in Nova Scotia, Canada. The average salary range for a Bridge Repairer is between $40,533 and $67,970. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Nova Scotia, Canada.

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Job Summary

Description:
  • Repairs wooden railroad bridges, trestles, and tunnel supports, and replaces decayed, split, or crooked timbers, working as member of crew: strikes timbers with hammer and listens to sound to detect decay.
  • Installs temporary support to hold structure in place while decayed timber is removed.
  • Loosens nuts and bolts that hold timber in place, using hand wrench or air-powered wrench.
  • Removes timber, using crowbar, or hammers on timber to slide it out of place.
  • Measures and cuts replacement timber to required size, using handsaw or electric saw.
  • Bores bolt holes in timber, using electric drill.
  • Slides new timber into place and secures it with nuts and bolts.
  • May replace defective railroad ties supporting track on bridge.

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
$64,330
5 Year Change:
16 %

Education

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Skills

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