September 07, 2016
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Rail Signal Engineer/Designer

Mott MacDonald - Westwood, MA

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  • Company
    Mott MacDonald Mott MacDonald
  • Location
    Westwood, MA
  • Job Type
  • Job Classification
    Full Time
  • Experience
    Mid-Career (2 - 15 years)
  • Education
    Bachelors Degree
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Job Description

Job Description

Manage the implementation of the signals and systems updates from concept through to construction. Responsibilities Include the following

* Project management and coordination

* Supervise and manage staff

* Liaise with client on a regular basis and address client needs

* Develop an implementation plan and produce a Strategic Program Plan

* Review construction submittals for compliance with contract documents and industry standards

* Prepare contract documentation including plans and specifications for train control system construction contracts

* Prepare construction cost estimates for train control system work

* Prepare design and construction schedules

* Coordination with vendors, contractors, other consultants and clients

* Coordination with third parties like utilities, regulatory authorities and municipal organizations

* Monitor performance against budget and schedule

* Comply with company quality requirements

Candidate Specification Requires experience with train control technology including relay applications, vital and non-vital microprocessor hardware and software applications, track circuits, signals and switch machines.

Experience with audio frequency track circuits and cab signals
Experience with railroad and transit communications systems. Results oriented
Focus on client requirements including technical, schedule and budget
Capable of completing work in a controlled environment to meet budget and schedule requirements
Must be familiar with train control industry standards, FRA regulations and AREMA guidelines
Minimum of 5 years of responsible in charge experience with train control and communications system design and implementation BS Preferred
PE Preferred

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