AECOM Track Design Engineer (Rail/Transit Projects) in Oakland, California
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AECOM is seeking a Track Engineer to join our Sacramento, Oakland, or Portland Offices .
This is an exceptional opportunity to be involved with mega capital infrastructure transit/rail projects for our key clients such as LA Metro, SCRRA, BART, CHSRA, BNSF and UPRR. Qualified applicants will be able to demonstrate technical experience in track design. The objective of the position is to work in a multidisciplinary engineering environment and provide light rail (LRT), heavy rail (HRT), commuter, freight, streetcar/trolley, and Automated People Mover (APM) design for clients. In addition, it is expected that the successful candidate in this position closely collaborates with civil/roadway, structural, and architectural design teams.
Serves as a track design engineer in projects of various scale
Supports track & civil discipline leads in major infrastructure projects
Performs quantity take-offs for all track corridor components (track and civil)
Participates in technical specifications writing
Collaborates with other design disciplines
Provides support to PM and DPM
- BA/BS + 4 years of relevant experience or demonstrated equivalency of experience and/or education
Bachelor's degree in Civil Engineering
5 years of industry experience working on rail/transit projects
PE license or the ability to obtain it within 2 years
Experience in AutoCAD Civil 3D and/or Bentley InRoads / OpenRoads / OpenRail
Advanced proficiency in AutoCAD Civil 3D and/or Bentley InRoads / OpenRoads / OpenRail
Experience in working on LA Metro, SCRRA, BART, CHSRA, BNSF and UPRR projects
Sponsorship is available for this position
Offered rate of compensation (California locations only) will be based on individual education, qualifications, experience, and work location. The salary range for this position is $88,000 - $162,000.
AECOM is proud to offer a comprehensive benefits program to meet the diverse needs of our employees. Depending on your employment status, AECOM benefits may include medical, dental, vision, life, AD&D and disability benefits, paid time off, leaves of absence, voluntary benefits, perks, wellness and global well-being, and global EAP, Business Travel and Service Awards programs.
All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.
With infrastructure investment accelerating worldwide, our services are in great demand, and there’s never been a better time to be at AECOM! Join us, and you’ll get all the benefits of being a part of a global, publicly traded firm – access to industry-leading technology and thinking and transformational work with big impact and work flexibility.
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Business Line: Transportation
Business Group: DCS
Strategic Business Unit: West
Career Area: Engineering
Work Location Model: Hybrid