HNTB Rail Systems Field Engineering Specialist in San Jose, California
What We're Looking For
Provides senior proficiency level inspection work to monitor compliance with Rail Systems engineering plans and specifications.
Primary Focus Will Include:
Provides coordination of project execution and control, in a given discipline area, to achieve continuity of purpose within scope, budget, and time schedules from initial start-up through project closeout. Also accountable for handling specific design aspects on projects appropriate to discipline field. Coordinates efforts of assigned design team to ensure completeness and accuracy of design effort. Serves as technical liaison with client on project efforts.
Conduct field inspections in the related field
Coordinate with other inspectors and trades to achieve project goal
Develop solutions for field issues
Track and process RFIs, submittals, non-conformances and changes
Interpret cost estimates and schedules
Prepare drawings, construction cost estimates, specifications, technical reports and other contract documents
Perform quality reviews of related work
Responsible for the delivery of project discipline scope elements within budget and schedule
Responsible for completeness and accuracy of their work and others
Assists with project management duties
Contributes to the preparation or modification of reports, plans and designs for projects
Assists in the preparation of project quantity and cost estimates
Performs other duties assigned
Preferred Qualifications and Skills:
Bachelor's degree in Engineering or pursuit of degree in Engineering
8 years relevant experience
Experience in various rail system disciplines including design and inspection
Strategic thinker, with demonstrated collaboration skills and the ability to work effectively in a team environment and gain the support of others
Ability to work in a matrix organization
Able to take ownership and be accountable for projects and personnel
Ability to work independently
Ability to make sound decisions based on site field conditions
RWP qualified or capable of receiving training
Ability to work successfully and professionally with client contacts
What You'll Need
Assesses contractor activities including: inspection, proper installation sequencing, schedule compliance, and contract requirements.
Assists in review and modification of schedules, specifications, and drawings in order to identify basic construction or engineering problems.
Recommends and applies standard construction techniques and procedures in order to resolve identified problems.
Coordinates the activities of survey team.
Performs other duties as assigned.
High School Diploma/GED or equivalent
8 years construction experience unless otherwise required by state provisions
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 by visiting HNTB Total Rewards at https://www.myhntbtotalrewards.com/en/public/ .
HNTB is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer at https://www.hntb.com/equal-opportunity/ .
HNTB does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, pregnancy status, sexual orientation, gender identity, veteran status, genetic information, citizenship status, or other status protected by law. We will provide reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with a disability where appropriate.
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).
Verification of employment eligibility will be required at the time of hire. Visa sponsorship is typically not available for entry level positions.
HNTB participates in E-Verify at https://www.e-verify.gov/sites/default/files/everify/posters/EVerifyParticipationPoster.pdf
Know your rights: Right to Work at https://www.e-verify.gov/sites/default/files/everify/posters/IERRightToWorkPoster%20EngEs.pdf