HNTB OCS and Traction Power Engineer III in Oakland, California
What We're Looking For
Within the OCS or Traction Power discipline, is fully competent to complete engineering-related tasks including research, development, calculations, design and delivery with minimal direction. On tasks basis, is responsible for preparation and completion of discipline engineering efforts that are responsive to project needs. Coordinates preparation of design details, plans, and drawings within assigned task areas.
Primary Focus Will Include:
Prepares OCS structure and wiring layouts plans
Prepares OCS assembly and component drawings
Prepares Load Flow Analysis reports
Prepares conduit and cable schedules
Ability to design on screen in production of CAD drawings
Supports and directs the OCS or Traction Power engineering and design/drafting staff
Conducts OCS or Traction Power construction cost estimating
Performs structural design calculations
Cooperates with adjacent system-related disciplines such as track, signals and communications
Occasionally supervises and schedules work for other team members
Works in collaboration with other offices within the company
Participates in project working meetings
Conducts design and constructibility reviews of plans
Assists Senior Engineers and Project Managers with preparation of weekly and monthly program updates and reporting
Assists Senior Engineers and Project Managers with management of design review process and permitting through outside agencies
Coordinates with construction observers, consultant engineers, utility coordinators, and right of way coordinators
Conducts reviews and makes recommendations of approval of potential construction change orders, utility agreements, and construction & utility pay estimates
Updates and maintains master schedule for the program
Preferred Qualifications and Skills:
PE preferred or working toward becoming a PE
2+ years’ experience specifically in OCS or traction power engineering
Hands on experience in OCS or Traction Power
Working knowledge of AutoCAD software
Familiarity with agency design criteria and IEEE, AREMA, CPUC and other codes and standards
Experience working with west regional rail clients such as Sound Transit, BART, LA Metro, Denver RTD, UTA and VTA
What You'll Need
Responsible for completion of discipline engineering project elements such as reports, designs, specifications and plans.
Responsible for coordination and productivity of subordinates. Provides technical guidance to less experienced engineers.
Works closely with other disciplines and multi-discipline projects.
Performs other duties as assigned.
Bachelor's degree in Engineering
5 years relevant experience
Visa sponsorship is not available for this position.
For more than a century, HNTB has helped deliver infrastructure solutions that best meet the unique needs of our clients. With client relationships spanning decades, we understand infrastructure life cycles and have the perspective to solve technical challenges with clarity and imagination. We are far more than a design firm. We see and help address far-reaching issues of financing, legislation, design, construction, community outreach and ongoing operations. As employee-owners committed to the highest levels of performance, we enable clients to achieve their goals and inspiring visions.
Just like we are committed to delivering for our clients, HNTB is also committed to delivering for you by offering benefits to protect the health of you and your family, help you balance family and career, and build your savings for retirement. Learn more at https://www.myhntbtotalrewards.com/en/public/
HNTB Corporation is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer, Minority/Female/Disabled/Veteran.
The HNTB Companies are an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, creed, sex, national origin, age, disability, pregnancy status, sexual orientation, gender identity, veteran status, marital status, genetic information, citizenship status, or other status protected by law. In compliance with the Immigration Reform and Control Act of 1986, we will hire only U.S. citizens and aliens lawfully authorized to work in the United States (if the position is or will be one which is subject to U.S. law). We will provide reasonable accommodation for qualified individual with a disability where appropriate.
Applicants for U.S. based positions with HNTB Corporation must be legally authorized to work in the United States. Verification of employment eligibility will be required at the time of hire. Visa sponsorship is typically not available for entry level positions.