PURPOSE OF POSITION
The Director, Track and Signal Infrastructure Maintenance will oversee the day-to-day contract management, administration, compliance as well as the operations, activities, overall success and execution of the contract. This position will manage the scope, schedule, budget of contract mobilization and transition (estimated to begin March 1, 2021) and full delivery of services (expected to begin July 1, 2021) including the annual maintenance, rehabilitation and capital support components of the contract. Metrolink is in the process of procuring a new contract to maintain the Authority’s five-county railroad track and signal infrastructure and perform related support services. This position will manage the selected firm, with a 5-year base term and 3-year option, will be responsible for basic maintenance of Metrolink’s rail infrastructure including track, bridge, right-of-way (ROW), signal, communications, train control systems, specialized maintenance equipment and maintenance support facilities.
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SUPERVISION EXERCISED AND RECEIVED
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
The duties listed below are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed and are not to be interpreted as an exhaustive list of responsibilities.
Education and Experience
Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities
Position requires work in a normal office environment with little exposure to excessive noise, dust, or temperature. Work may also be conducted in outdoor environments, at construction sites, Railroad Track and Right-of-Way environments, and warehouse environments, with possible exposure to individuals who are hostile or irate, moving mechanical parts, and loud noises (85+ decibels, such as heavy trucks, construction, etc.). Telecommuting may be available for this classification.