Rail Engineer for Dept. of Transportation In-House Support
Marlin Engineering, Inc.
January 2, 2018
Ft. Lauderdale, Florida
Full Time - Experienced
Railway - Civil Engineering, Railway - Communications and Signals, Railway - Design and Maintenance, Railway Engineering
4 Year Degree
Our Rail Division is seeking a project manager to serve as in-house support for our Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT) contract. The candidate will be responsible for coordination of day-to-day rail issues. This includes occasionally working with other departments within FDOT to seek resolution. Duties include coordinating with the Office of Modal Development Rail Staff for daily assignments, occasional site visits to FDOT sponsored rail projects, daily critical thinking and problem solving for rail related matters.
Excellent project management skills including preparation of work plans, budgets, project schedules, invoice payments
Multi-task management skills
Self directed and self motivated
Advanced problem solving skills
Ability to leverage other departments within office to create innovative work products
Ability to meet the demands defined by the scopes of each project
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
Experience with Transportation/Transit/Railroad partners. Experience for or with Railroad Class 1’s. Experience working with CSXT Railroad is a plus
Working knowledge of railroad standards and how they are applied to FDOT projects
Ability to work with internal FDOT legal team to write Railroad Reimbursement Agreements and Joint Participation Agreements
Ability to work with various FDOT departments to address daily issues and see them through to resolution
3+ years of experience in transportation; prior railroad experience in track or signal required
Experience in freight rail, track, and train control is preferred
Knowledge of Commuter Rail Organizations and operations
Knowledge of internal Florida Department of Transportation procedures and policies is preferred
Knowledge of streetcars, light rail transit
About Marlin Engineering, Inc.
Marlin Engineering, Inc. is a full-service, multidisciplinary engineering and planning firm. What started as a two-person operation in Doral Florida in 1991 has expanded to a staff of over 90 professionals, with office locations in Miami, Fort Lauderdale, West Palm Beach, Tallahassee and Puerto Rico. MARLIN has an extensive resume of high profile projects throughout the State of Florida. We believe in our mission to deliver superior engineering consultancy services with the commitment to client satisfaction, staff excellence, and innovation. We strive to maintain our vision to lead the engineering industry by demonstrating the highest degree of passion, ethics and professionalism in all that we do.