Electrical Engineer

Date: Jan 19, 2023

Location: Pittsburgh, PA, US

Company: RailWorks

Job ID: 16577 

Benefits Offering
RailWorks is committed to helping our employees live better lives.  We offer comprehensive benefits packages to eligible employees, including competitive pay, medical, dental and vision coverage, 401(k) with company match, and additional performance incentives.

 

Position Summary
Performs and/or supports various aspects of train control systems design and testing, including evaluation of signal and systems engineering designs based on project needs. Will coordinate preparation of design details and plans to ensure the completeness of the activities meet applicable requirements.  Verifies and tests systems in accordance with requirements. 

 

Pay Range: $60,000 - $100,000/yr
 
Primary/Essential Responsibilities and Duties
•    Evaluates signaling and train control system designs in accordance with client needs, industry standards and regulations, and Company policies and practices
•    Prepares and reviews specifications for signaling and train control systems, and evaluates information to ensure conformity to industry practices
•    Inspects and tests signal systems, equipment, structures and materials for safety and for conformity to industry standards
•    Assists with installation and repair of signal equipment 
•    Interacts with multi-discipline teams on proposals and projects
•    Follows and promotes Company and industry safety rules, practices, and procedures
 
General/Other Responsibilities and Duties
•    Assists with preparation of deliverables
•    Writes reports and prepares engineering documentation
 
Required Skills and Qualifications 
•    Bachelor's degree in electrical engineering or a related discipline 
•    A minimum of 1-3 years’ experience in signal system design, installation/construction, testing, and repair
•    Knowledge of a wide range of signaling concepts, principles, and practices
•    Knowledge of new signal construction standards and requirements 
•    Ability to review, analyze, and resolve difficult and complex signal problems
•    Ability to effectively and accurately interpret, reference, evaluate, organize, and record technical information.
•    Ability to apply safety rules, practice safe work habits, identify safety risks, and avoid potentially risky behaviors and situations
•    Strong interpersonal and written and verbal communication skills
•    Proficiency with Microsoft Office suite.
 
Physical Requirements and Working Conditions
•    Works indoors in an office environment
•    Occasionally works outdoors at construction sites
•    Frequently stands, walks, climbs, balances, stoops, and crouches while negotiating work areas under construction
•    Sits, reads, writes and uses a keyboard 
•    May be exposed to harsh weather conditions including very hot and very cold weather
•    May be exposed to loud noise
•    Role requires air and vehicular travel at various times

 

This job description is not intended to represent a complete, comprehensive list of all duties and responsibilities that may be required in this position.  There may be unplanned activities and other duties as assigned. 

 

RailWorks is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment with Railworks without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, or any other characteristics protected by law.

 

RailWorks is North America’s leading track and transit system experts for over 100 years and with 45 offices across the U.S. and Canada.  We take on challenging projects every day and our success rely on a collaborative and open-minded work environment that encourages teamwork, positivity, and ingenuity.  We are committed to creating a culture of trust, respect, and acceptance.  RailWorks also offers opportunities to grow your career, develop your skills and pursue success. 


 

RailWorks Corporation is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment with RailWorks without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, or any other characteristics protected by law.


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