Manager, Rail Infrastructure Design - Signal
Manager, Rail Infrastructure Design-Signal
Forbes List of America's Best Employers 2018
Move forward with us! At NJ TRANSIT, you'll join us in transforming the third-largest transportation agency in North America. We are committed to delivering safe, reliable service that gets our customers to their destinations on time—and we’re looking to hire talented folks with a love of learning to make it all possible. This position presents the exciting professional opportunity for you to grow your career and to make a difference by working to ensure the hiring of top talent committed to the revitalization of New Jersey TRANSIT.Main Functions
+ Manages design of railway systems, including preparation, review and approval of design calculations, plans and specifications, cost estimates and schedules. Submits to appropriate regulatory agencies for review and approval.
+ Manages staff activity relating to scope of work, request and evaluation of proposals through completed construction contract documents.
+ Provides direction to Procurement/Contract Administration group regarding technical questions, execution of change orders, review and approval of alternative products. Manages the development of administrative items such as Board items, briefing papers, fact sheets, etc. Provides construction support for designed projects to ensure adherence to intent of original designs.
+ Manages staff activities related to project management of construction projects performed by outside contractors. Includes management of budget, schedule, impact on operations and quality control. Produces completed projects necessary to ensure the integrity and reliability of the infrastructure and to enhance the system capacity.
+ Reviews designs provided by consultants for Engineering, Development & Construction Department, NJ Department of Transportation and other external parties. Ensures system-wide conformance to NJ TRANSIT and industry standards and ensure construction and maintenance of designed items have as little adverse impact on operations as possible.
Education and Experience
+ Baccalaureate Degree in Electrical Engineering.
+ Six (6) years of progressive experience in design and construction.
At NJ Transit you will enjoy a competitive salary and excellent benefit package:
+ Comprehensive Family Health Insurance – Prescription, Dental, Vision
+ Flexible Spending Account
+ Life Insurance
+ Paid Leave
+ 401(a) and 401(k) Retirement Plans--up to 9% match
+ Tuition Assistance
+ Qualified Transportation Expense Plan (QTE)
At NJ TRANSIT we support and depend upon the diversity of our staff. NJ TRANSIT is an Equal Opportunity Employer.