This position will provide support, oversight, coordination and administration of the railroad signal and communication system assets. This position requires an individual with some experience in the design of rail signal and communication system, knowledge of AREMA Rules & Guidelines to Signals and Communication design, FRA Part 233, 234 & 236, applicable MUTCD and Federal Highway Crossing Systems rules. This position requires an individual with some level of familiarity with vital programmable logic control systems and applicable wayside equipment from key suppliers such as Alstom/GE, in order to perform design & reviews of product and system submittals.
CAPITAL METRO IS AN EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER.
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES:
• Strong working knowledge with pertinent code and regulatory requirements of agencies such as the FRA.• Working knowledge of signal standards such as AREMA, BNSF, or Union Pacific.• Working knowledge of computer-aided design systems, word processing, spreadsheets, databases, presentation, and scheduling software as it relates to project management.• Excellent organization abilities, analytical skills and communication skills including the ability to effectively communicate technical information to a non-technical audience.• Be self-motivated and seek opportunities for continuous improvement of skills and processes. • Be a catalyst and a willing participant of organizational changes.• Ability to work in a team environment in a matrix organization, partnering well with employees, management, users, business areas, vendors, contractors and undertake duties and tasks as assigned without close supervision.• Ability to be a positive and constructive contributor in a team-based environment.• Ability to effectively manage multiple priorities and diverse groups of people and activities simultaneously.• Demonstrated leadership ability.