Other Info: This bulletin is posted to establish or add to a Qualified Candidate Pool (QCP)
To perform professional-level engineering work in support of Metro rail transit construction projects.
Example Of Duties
Prepares and/or reviews construction workplans, drawings, safety guidelines, maintenance requirements, training requirements, schedules, specifications, estimates, and/or inspectors daily inspection reports, to meet operational needs
Analyzes data, specifications, drawings, and reports; makes required changes
Monitors, reviews, and reports on construction activities, including support of excavation, geotechnical/structural instrumentation, and schedule
Provides support for contract negotiations with contractors
Designs and analyzes construction issues relating to installation of civil, mechanical, electrical, and other systems associated with rail transit projects
Oversees contractor/consultant work for compliance with schedule and budget
Reviews new rules, regulations, and codes
Prepares and/or reviews technical reports, feasibility studies, and correspondence
Performs inspections on completed work
Coordinates services with outside agencies
Maintains various files and records
Interprets contract specifications, codes, and safety orders
Contributes to ensuring that the EEO policies and programs of Metro are carried out
Preferred Qualifications (PQ's) are used to identify relevant knowledge, skills, and abilities (KSA's) as determined by business necessity. These criteria are considered preferred qualifications and are not intended to serve as minimum requirements for the position. PQ's will help support selection decisions throughout the recruitment. In addition, applicants who possess these PQ's will not automatically be selected.
Experience in design and/or construction of heavy civil facilities
Experience monitoring, reviewing, and reporting on construction activities
Experience preparing or reviewing construction workplans, drawings, safety guidelines, maintenance requirements, training requirements, schedules, specifications, estimates, and/or inspector’s daily inspection reports
Professional certificates/licenses: State of California registration as Professional Engineer in the appropriate discipline, Certified Construction Manager, or Engineer-in-Training
Theories, principles, and practices of civil, mechanical, structural, electrical and electronic engineering or environmental engineering construction
Design and/or construction of heavy civil facilities
Mathematics and computer applications
Project management and control practices
Principles of supervision
Perform complex engineering work
Prepare, interpret, and understand detailed construction or equipment specifications, technical plans, and instructions
Perform engineering calculations
Analyze situations, identify problems, and recommend solutions
Understand, interpret, and apply laws, rules, regulations, policies, procedures, contracts, budgets, and labor/management agreements
Prepare comprehensive reports and correspondence
Manage projects from construction start-up through substantial completion of construction
Interact professionally with various levels of Metro employees and outside representatives
Communicate effectively orally and in writing
Supervise subordinate staff
Read, write, speak, and understand English
Applicants who best meet job-related qualifications will be invited to participate in the examination process that may consist of any combination of written, performance, or oral appraisal to further evaluate job-related experience, knowledge, skills and abilities.
To apply, visit Metro's website at www.metro.net and complete an online Employment Application.
Computers are available to complete online Employment Applications at the following Metro location:
METRO Headquarters, Employment Office One Gateway Plaza Los Angeles, CA 90012
Telephone: (213) 922-6217 or persons with hearing or speech impairments can use California Relay Service 711 to contact Metro.
All completed online Employment Applications must be received by 5:00 p.m. on the closing date. (EA)
*Open to the public and all Metro employees
This job bulletin is not to be construed as an exhaustive list of duties, responsibilities, or requirements. Employees may be required to perform other related job duties.
Requirements For Employment
Bachelor's degree - Civil, Electrical, Mechanical Engineering or other related field
4 years’ experience performing engineering work in appropriate discipline