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Reference16934
RecruiterParsons Brinckerhoff
Industry SectorContract Manager vacancies in rail, Contracts, Procurement, Commercial jobs, Other, Other Engineer positions, Procurement Manager jobs in railway, Rolling Stock, Railcar, Depots, Plants jobs
SalaryNegotiable
LocationsRail jobs in USA, Railroad jobs California, San Francisco
Contract TypePermanent
Date Posted17 January 2013

Job Description

Job Description

Parsons Brinckerhoff is providing Program Management services for the California High-Speed Rail Project (CHSTP). This multi-billion dollar project will plan, design and construct an 800 mile high-speed rail passenger service, which will run from Sacramento in the North and San Diego in the South, with major interchange hubs in between, including San Francisco and Los Angeles. This will be the first, true high-speed rail project in America, with trains operating at up to 220 mph.

Parsons Brinckerhoff has an immediate opportunity for an Assistant Regional Engineer to work on the CHSTP reporting directly to a Regional Engineer on the Program Management Team (PMT). (Openings exist in San Francisco and Sacramento). The position requires an experienced engineer with strong technical skills and experience in the Transportation and/or Rail industry. The Assistant Regional Engineer will work as part of the Regional Management Team, coordinating with the California High Speed Rail Authority (CHSRA) staff, other PMT managers in other regions, consultants, sub-consultants, contractors, the Federal Railway Administration, State and local agencies, and multiple stakeholders to achieve overall success for the CHSRP.

Description of Duties:
The Assistant Regional Engineer will support the Regional Engineer by providing engineering oversight of, and technical support for, the Regional Consultant’s work program for completion of the project-level EIR/EIS, 15% Preliminary Engineering, and completion of Preliminary Engineering for Procurement (PEP) as the basis for Design/Build procurement contracts. Specific activities include:

Project Management

Assist the Regional Engineer to oversee activities performed by the Regional Consultants/Engineers, with a particular focus on interfaces between disciplines to ensure consistency within the geographic segment, as well as with overarching Program Goals.
Provide oversight and coordination support to match the overall statewide goals and the annual work plan.
Channel daily problems, questions and concerns to the correct parties for appropriate follow up and answers.
Assist in the review of submitted invoices and compare with stated work completed such as schedule, budget and deliverables due.
Review Regional Consultant compliance with project procedures and protocols.
Report project status and progress and review and comment on Regional Consultant monthly status reports.
Prepare meeting minutes/notes, reports and memos as required by the Regional Engineer or Regional Manager.
Review scope and budget changes, support Regional Engineer with the change control process.
Provide oversight support and overall review of Regional Consultant documents, drawings, and other activities pertaining to 15% design criteria and preliminary engineering for procurement.
Monitor Regional Consultant(s) progress of preliminary designs
Compile and enter review comments in ReviewManager (database) and coordinate responses.
Coordinate with specialist engineering and environmental review of specific subjects
Review and provide comment on technical reports
Coordinate and communicate operating, maintenance, engineering and other technical standards to be used in design development

Preliminary Engineering

Provide oversight support and overall review of Regional Consultant documents, drawings, and other activities pertaining to 15% design criteria and preliminary engineering for procurement.
Monitor Regional Consultant(s) progress of preliminary designs
Compile and enter review comments in ReviewManager (database) and coordinate responses.
Coordinate with specialist engineering and environmental review of specific subjects
Review and provide comment on technical reports
Coordinate and communicate operating, maintenance, engineering and other technical standards to be used in design development

Environmental Review

Coordinate with specialist engineering and environmental review of specific subjects
Review and provide comment on technical reports
Coordinate and communicate operating, maintenance, engineering and other technical standards to be used in design development






Job Requirements

Experience Required:
1) Minimum of 5 years design/construction experience with large highway and/or rail projects.
2) Experience with Caltrans, local agencies, Federal Rail Administration, and Federal Transit Administration a plus.
3) Familiarity with scheduling software (Primavera, MS Project), excel and word a must
4) Strong interpersonal skills and the ability to work independently


Education/License Required:
1) B.S. Civil Engineering or equivalent
2) Professional Engineering Registration in California, or expectation to acquire within one year
3) Ability to work in this country immediately
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