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Track Engineer
Los Angeles, CA

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$110,000 - $130,000 / yr

Company is seeking a Track Engineer for our office in Los Angeles, CA


About Company:


Company is a leading civil, building, and specialty Construction Company that believes integrity, teamwork, and a collaborative approach are fundamental to our business success.

We transform industries and communities through stunning and complex infrastructure projects — to ensure public safety, maintain a quality of life and support a healthy economy. For more than a century, Company’s family of construction companies has supported the development and maintenance of many diverse projects across our great nation.

From coast to coast, notable projects include The Purple Line (D Line) Extensions in Los Angeles, SR 99 Viaduct replacement tunnel in Seattle, East Side Access projects and the Hudson Yards Platform in New York, Central Subway Third Street Light Rail in San Francisco, and multiple airport expansions and bridge projects. At Company you will have the opportunity to work on a variety of large, high-profile, projects that impact your community.


Extraordinary Projects need Exceptional Talent


General Purpose of the Position:


As a Track Engineer at Company, reporting to Quality Control Manager, you will be responsible for providing insight and technical engineering expertise on railway projects and systems, such as track construction, traction power, train and traffic signal controls. 

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

•This position is responsible for providing calculations, and engineering services as necessary for transit, passenger, and freight rail projects

•The individual will complete track or civil engineering tasks for local projects, reviewing plan sheets, project specifications, and performing submittals, and RFI reviews

•Lead the preparation of civil engineering and track documents, including plans, specifications, quantities and calculations

•Lead the track horizontal and vertical alignments verification, including processing of survey data, regression analysis

•Prepare special trackwork details for procurement and installation

•Occasionally perform inspection and field work as needed

•Works closely with the project manager to perform research, development, calculations and delivery on track/rail projects

•Applies engineering techniques and procedures for projects ranging in size and complexity

•Ability to lead and manage track projects, taking ownership of the process from inception to completion

•As a Track Engineer, you will play a pivotal role in the planning of railway tracks, taking on the responsibility of leading the track installation of major projects and guiding junior engineers through the final installation.




•Bachelor’s degree in Engineering and 4 years of relevant experience

•Exhibiting experience with Microsoft Office Suite, and MicroStation and/or AutoCad

•Exhibiting a thorough understanding of the application related to engineering, geometric and algebraic principles

•Experience conducting track layout and alignment analysis, optimizing design parameters such as curvature, superelevation, and transitions between straight and curved sections

•Experience performing clearance analysis, ensuring compliance with safety regulations and addressing any conflicts with adjacent structures

•Understanding of how to best select and specify track components, considering factors such as rail type, ties, fasteners, and ballast, based on project requirements and industry standards

•Ability to coordinate with multidisciplinary teams including civil engineers, electrical engineers on complex transit projects

•Engineer in Training (EIT) certification


Expected salary range for this position is $110,000 – $130,000 depending on experience. 


Company builds extraordinary projects, and we need exceptional talent. Join us and together we will build the projects that improve our community.

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