ENGINEER - RAILROAD DESIGN
The primary responsibility of this position encompasses project engineering design and oversight of plan production on a rail projects. This position requires a focus on performing the project design, engaging and leading various team members in plan preparation, and managing the project to deliver according to client needs. This includes hands on involvement with all aspects of rail project design, layout, calculations and subsequent plan preparation, plan reviews and modification, including coordination and concurrence functions with railroad and public regulatory agencies and utility companies. Perform QC/QA design review on complex and non-complex design tasks to ensure quality products are delivered to clients. Prepare engineering documents and reports, such as Preliminary Engineering Studies, detail design reports, bid packages and tabulations, probable construction cost estimates, etc.
BS in Civil Engineering with at least 5 years of experience. Minimum of 3 years as lead designer on projects, directly involved in railroad design. Track construction experience and/or experience working with/on Class 1 or regional railroads is preferred. General site engineering and utilty design experience is desirable. Must have working knowledge of railroad and AREMA standards and specifications. PE or current EI with the ability to secure PE for Ohio registration within 9 months. Hands-on design and drafting experience using AutoCAD Civil 3D and/or Microstation . Must be willing to relocate to Columbus, OH. Must be willing to travel several times per year.
Planning and organization skills; attention to detail; team-oriented, yet self-starter and handle independent work; ability to work on multiple projects and manage multiple deadlines; demonstrated written and oral communication skills; working knowledge in rail design including vertical and horizontal track alignments, typical sections, clearances, drainage design, pavement design and grade crossings, and common constructability issues.
Additional requirements :
PE or EI with the ability to gain PE registration in OH within 9 months.
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