Our Chicago, IL office is currently seeking a Lead Rail Signal Designer to join our Transit & Rail Systems Group. If you are looking for new and challenging ways to expand your range of experience in an exciting field of engineering practice, consider joining our world class team.
The Lead Rail Signal Designer will produce preliminary and final designs for a wide variety of clients and signal system technologies. Our client base includes commuter rail (heavy rail) mass transit (subway, elevated and other fixed urban guideway systems) and light rail. We also provide services to signal equipment suppliers for large signal projects. Our signal designers develop drawings and plans, technical specification, technical reports, construction cost estimates and project schedules in accordance with our customers’ needs. Work will also entail the oversight of commissioning and testing during the implementation phase of a project. Knowledge of wayside, vehicle and central control signal systems is required.
In an increasingly complex and financially constrained environment, Gannett Fleming recognizes that safety, operating efficiency, state of good repair, stakeholder requirements, and risk mitigation drive program success. We provide planning, engineering, program delivery, testing, and commissioning services to the transit and freight rail industries and offer extensive experience in rail and bus systems, transit facilities, and civil and structural infrastructure. We deliver system expansions and upgrades for bus, commuter railroads, freight railroads, and light and heavy rail transit systems.
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