Are you a self-driven Civil / Track Engineer with an entrepreneurial-spirt and a passion for track design? Are you looking for an opportunity to expand your responsibilities, leverage your capabilities, and advance your career? Do you want to make an impact and contribute to the growth of a well-respected firm?
TKDA is growing, and we are looking for a Professional Civil / Track Engineer to join our multi-disciplined Railroad Services team as the lead track design engineer at our Downers Grove, Illinois office. As a member of our team, you will collaborate with a multi-disciplined, multi-location group of Architectural, Civil, Electrical, Mechanical, and Structural professionals to provide services for Class I, short line, and commuter rail projects throughout the country.
You will be responsible for preliminary and final design for a variety of mainline, yard, siding, intermodal, and industrial service tracks for projects across the country. In addition to serving as a technical expert by preparing track alignment and profile calculations, plan sets, specifications, and construction cost estimates, you will also develop / enhance your project management abilities by planning, directing, and monitoring all aspects of multi-disciplined projects, from conceptual design through construction administration. You will also have an opportunity to mentor and develop Graduate Engineers and Technicians who will work alongside of you. Furthermore, you will be involved with, and occasionally lead efforts to market services and develop business opportunities by identifying and tracking leads, cultivating and establishing client relationships, developing proposals, and preparing and delivering presentations.
Note: To be considered for this opportunity and to perform the assigned responsibilities, candidates must be legally authorized to work in the United States and must be able to complete and pass any background, security, and drug test requests required by TKDA, clients, and state and/or federal agencies.
If you are looking for the opportunity to work in a challenging, creative, and highly-collaborative environment where your talents and ideas will be valued, then apply on-line today to join our team!