Zephyr UAS, Inc./Zephyr Rail (ZUI), a rapidly growing engineering and construction management firm, is hiring Senior Rail Engineers to work in the exciting and vibrant transit program in Los Angeles, CA. Our culture, plus continuous opportunities for growth present candidates with unique opportunities. Don’t miss out!
SENIOR RAIL ENGINEER ORGANIZATIONAL RELATIONSHIP
The Senior Engineer interfaces with the designers and project managers in the design office. Often, the Senior Engineer will meet with clients, cities and county agencies externally.
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Plans and conducts work requiring judgment and independent evaluation.
Plans and designs railroad engineering plans, profiles, grading / drainage plans and earthwork sections.
Coordinates rail design with other disciplines including operations and signal.
Assists in the preparation of construction documents including plan, specifications and engineering estimates.
Drafts & designs plans utilizing Microstation, In-Rail and / or AutoCAD, Civil 3D software.
Often represents ZUI before the client, the railroad and other governmental agencies.
Bachelor’s Degree in Civil Engineering is a must, or equivalent experience in construction or related field, minimum of 15 years in field office environment.
Professional Engineer License required
Experience with Mixed Corridors (freight and passenger rail systems) is desired
Ability to direct and supervise support staff in the design office
Ability to read, analyze and write concise and accurate reports
Ability to communicate effectively, participate in verbal presentation and discussions
Ability to work with people in a cooperative environment
Internal Number: DSRE01
About Zephyr Rail
Zephyr Rail (ZUI) was established in 2015 in Orange County, California. We are a family-owned company who aims to provide efficient and cost effective engineering and construction management solutions to meet the most aggressive schedule or budget constraints.
ZUI provides engineering design and construction management services for a variety of railroad projects. The firm’s areas of expertise range from feasibility studies requiring conceptual design and analysis to final design, including PS&Es and construction management. Our highly-qualified team of engineering professionals have extensive experience in the design and construction management of rail projects, including light, heavy, commuter and freight rail.
ZUI augments our design and construction management services by utilizing unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) for various applications. ZUI uses a state-of-the-art fleet of UAVs to provide our clients with services that save time, reduce cost, and decrease safety risks on their projects. These services include aerial photogrammetric mapping, inspection, and construction monitoring.