Full Job Description
Req ID: 17201
For more than 50 years, TranSystems has provided engineering and architectural planning, design and construction solutions to enhance the movement of goods and people across today’s integrated transportation infrastructure. Headquartered in Kansas City, Mo., its professionals in more than 30 offices throughout the U.S. perform a broad range of services to all sectors of the transportation and federal marketplaces. Services are delivered throughout the asset life cycle, from concept to construction to long-term operations, maintenance and rehabilitation.
Civil Railway Engineers (Multiple Positions) Transit and Rail Market Sector
TranSystems provides the planning, design and construction oversight for the transportation networks that drive our nation, fueling the movement of people and goods on roads, rails, waterways and through the air. As a 100% employee owned company, we are committed to providing opportunities for growing careers by developing and advancing projects for the transportation economy.
TranSystems provides transportation-engineering services across the country. Our Transit and Rail Market Sector is currently designing a number of exciting projects in both the transit and freight sectors throughout the nation. We have immediate openings for Civil Railway Engineers with between 6-20 years of experience. These candidates will work both independently and on project teams, with the opportunity to supervise staff level designers and manage projects.
General Duties & Responsibilities
Prepare and/or review design calculations.
Research different design options, code requirements and present findings.
Prepare and/or review reports, design/contract drawings and specifications.
Prepare and/or review construction cost estimates.
Strong client relations
Lead and mentor staff level engineers in the performance of project tasks.
Communicate with, and attend meetings with: clients, project team firms (subconsultants), and other project stakeholders.
Participate in business development activities including information gathering, preliminary design (for design-build pursuits) and proposal writing.
Responsible for accuracy of engineering design and plans, quality presentation, thoroughness and follow-through, and conformance to budgets, schedules, and company standards.
Maintain professional and technical knowledge by attending educational workshops; reviewing professional publications; establishing personal networks; participating in professional societies.
Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering from a 4-yr accredited college or university
Working knowledge of MS Office Suite (Word, Excel, Powerpoint, etc.)
Experience with engineering design packages such as MicroStation V8i, Geopak SS2, OpenRoads and AutoCAD
Experience working with transit properties.
Experience working with freight railroads
Positions Available in the Following Locations:
Fort Worth, TX
Los Angeles, CA
TranSystems is an equal opportunity / affirmative action employer and ensures nondiscrimination and equal employment opportunity in all programs and activities in accordance with all applicable laws and regulations. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, pregnancy status, marital status, sexual orientation, genetic information, citizenship status, disability, protected Veteran status or any other status protected by law. In compliance with the Immigration Reform and Control Act of 1986, we will hire only U.S. citizens and aliens lawfully authorized to work in the United States (if the position is or will be one that is subject to U.S. law.