Rail Engineer

Rocky Hill, Connecticut
Mar 20, 2024
Apr 08, 2024
Position Type
Full Time
Organization Type
Corporate, Consulting
Job Description

AECOM is actively seeking a highly motivated Rail Engineer for immediate employment in our established World Class Rail Engineering Department in Rocky Hill, CT. The Rail Team engages and works side by side with career rail professionals throughout the US delivering projects for high profile transit clients with a focus on electrification and overhead catenary systems /OCS.

This position offers opportunity to the ideal candidate the following:

Long Term job stability with extensive backlog of projects (4-5 years)

Exposure to rapidly expanding Rail Electrification sector

Upward career trajectory with support of several seasoned engineers.

Opportunity for contribute to heavy rail, commuter rail, intercity passenger rail, and higher speed rail projects of all sizes from planning through final design and construction.

The team utilizes the latest software to deliver fast-paced, multi-discipline designs to meet the unique needs of a diverse pool of clients.

AECOM is a very progressive and successful engineering firm that prides itself on building and retaining a high caliber staff to continually meet client expectations on high profile projects.

Aspire to be a key player on some of the best projects nationally, with opportunities to work on international projects as a part of the global team. The ideal candidate is adaptable, driven to learn the latest software and design methods, and interested in being exposed to a variety of projects.

Job Responsibilities:

Be an integral member of a rail design group of 6-8 employees.

Builds analytic and design skills.

Conducts engineering design independently and/or under the supervision of an experienced engineer.

Prepare plans, specifications, and cost estimates for railroad systems projects for private and public-sector clients.

Collects and analyzes data.

Uses computer software as a tool for solving basic engineering problems.

Performs work in accordance with agreed upon budget and schedule.

Participate in proposal development and other marketing activities.

Direct engineers-in-training, designers, and technicians.

Provides assistance to the Project Manager.

Perform quality control reviews and design checks of railroad projects.

May require periodic travel for client visits, site visits, field assessments and construction inspections, as needed