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Signal Engineers & Designers

Company: Gannett Fleming
Location: Los Angeles
Posted on: June 12, 2021

Job Description:

Today's communities require reliable transportation systems that locally and globally connect people, goods, and places. Gannett Fleming propels communities forward with industry-leading transportation solutions that improve mobility and minimize impacts to the environment. ENR consistently ranks Gannett Fleming as a top 25 firm in transportation, mass transit and rail, highways, and bridges. We focus on smart design strategies, sustainability, innovation that maximizes efficiency, and community partnerships.

Gannett Fleming, Inc. is currently seeking Signal Designers and Signal Engineers to join our Transit & Rail Systems Group. When you work for Gannett Fleming, you are not just a number. We value our employees, recognize each person's potential, and embrace and encourage innovation, an entrepreneurial spirit, and sustainability. We maintain a small company feel while also providing opportunities to work on large, innovative, and diverse projects. Passionate about solving our clients' biggest challenges, we aim to serve with consistent, quality work.

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.

Our signal designers and engineers will develop drawings and plans, technical specification, technical reports, cost estimates and project schedules in accordance with our customers' needs. Work may also entail the oversight of commissioning and testing during the implementation phase of a project.

Specific responsibilities include, but are not limited to, the following:

  • Provide final signal designs for pre-wired locations and modifications to existing signal locations. Plans should be capable of being sent to a wiring shop when finished by the candidate.
  • Perform design calculations, prepare material and equipment specifications, and provide preliminary sketches and notes for drawings.
  • Perform system design layout and sizing for assigned projects.
  • Responsible to coordinate the design with other disciplines, attend design coordination meetings with team members and client representatives.
  • Prepare electronically generated drawings with accuracy, neatness, and speed, maintaining high quality and uniform standards of lines and lettering.
  • Review shop drawings, record changes and keep all disciplines informed of details and schedules.
  • Coordinate the contract documents with the construction personnel and participates (under supervision) in site inspections during construction as required.
  • Perform field data collection and/or field system verifications.
  • Perform studies and selection of equipment to fit the project design.

Minimum Qualifications

  • BS in an Engineering field preferred, candidates with multiple years of signal design andor train control experience andor control center experience will also be considered.
  • 5+ years of applicable experience.
  • Experience in multi-disciplinary programs.

At Gannett Fleming, we believe in improving the lives of the people we serve. We believe in innovation and social responsibility. We believe in the diversity of our team and the creative solutions they provide. We believe in embracing change and emerging technologies while maintaining an unmatched standard of quality. We believe in creating an environment where employees can thrive at home and at work. We believe in engaging our employees, building lasting relationships with our clients, and, in turn, making a difference in the world.

We offer a comprehensive benefits program, which includes medical, dental, vision and life insurance, our tax-deferred 401 (K) savings plan, and the opportunity to incentive compensation for eligible positions. We are committed to your personal growth and professional development, so we offer tuition reimbursement, access to internal and external training programs and support active participation in professional organizations.

Gannett Fleming is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified candidates will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veterans status or other characteristics protected by law.

Gannett Fleming will not sponsor an employment visa (e.g., H-1B visa), including any visa renewal during employment, for any candidate for this position. No relocation assistance will be provided for this position. Local candidates will be given preference.

NO AGENCIES PLEASE: Unsolicited resumes from third party agencies will not be accepted.

Location: Los Angeles, San Francisco, Seattle, Phoenix , Denver

Remote/Telecommute: Yes (Anywhere in the United States)

Core Business Hours: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PMEmployment Status: Full-Time

Internal Requisition ID: 2021-8284

Salary Range: Salary dependent upon experience and geographic location

$80,000 to $170,000

Keywords: Gannett Fleming, Los Angeles , Signal Engineers & Designers, Other , Los Angeles, California

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