MARTA is seeking to fill this position located in Atlanta, Georgia:
Heavy Rail Transit Experience Required
*Manages and oversees the development and implementation of a comprehensive program for the commissioning of new transit vehicles and subsystems, and the rehabilitation of existing rail vehicles and equipment for the rail transit systems.
Ensures transit vehicles and systems are designed, manufactured, installed and tested to ensure compliance with contract specifications and a safe reliable transit system. Carries out major assignments in conducting the operations of the business. Performs work that affects business operations to a substantial degree.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE
Bachelor's degree in Mechanical, Electrical or Systems Engineering, Physics, Engineering Technology or related field.
Minimum of six years of experience in heavy rail transit system commissioning with at least three to five years related to rail transit vehicle rehabilitation methods and repair. Knowledge of transit car engineering, quality and configuration requirements and familiarity with all major subsystems highly desirable.
Demonstrated verbal, writing, and problem solving skills essential. Must possess experience in the management of transit system operations and maintenance. Registration as a Professional Engineer in Georgia is desirable. Experience may substitute for degree on a year-for-year basis.
CERTIFICATES, LICENSES, REGISTRATIONS
Registration as a Professional Engineer in Georgia desirable.
Candidates who possess the following skill set will be given preference:
Procurement – Qualifications & Commissioning
Program & Project Management Oversight
Microsoft Office – FA Suite/Oracle Reporting
Job Type: Full-time