1+ months

Rail Vehicle Engineer

Los Angeles, CA 90012
Be involved in projects with our team and be a part of a growing organization that meets our client’s objectives and solves their challenges.
 
At WSP, we are driven by inspiring the right people to be part of our future-focused business objectives. Our devotion to teamwork has allowed us to build communities and expand our skylines. Here at WSP, anything is within our reach- and yours as a WSP employee. Come join us and help shape the future!
 
WSP is currently initiating a search for a Rail Vehicle Engineer for our Los Angeles office.
 
Duties and Responsibilities:
 
• Assume a key role in assisting with new task and project pursuits including written scopes of work clearly addressing the client’s needs.
• Preparation and management of technical documentation supporting clients’ organizational and regulatory requirements.
• Project Management of current and future projects in the Los Angeles/California region.
• Development and management of a local rail vehicle team.
 
Talent is the essence of meeting our client’s objectives, goals and challenges.  If this sounds like a fit for you, we’d love to have that first discussion of you joining our team.

Requirements

<div><span style="font-family: arial,helvetica,sans-serif; font-size: small;"><strong>Minimum Qualifications:</strong></span></div> <div><span style="font-family: arial,helvetica,sans-serif; font-size: small;"><strong><br /></strong></span></div> <div><span style="font-family: arial,helvetica,sans-serif; font-size: small;">• A minimum of 7 years’ experience in a rail transit related field</span></div> <div><span style="font-family: arial,helvetica,sans-serif; font-size: small;">• Knowledge of and experience with the mechanical/electrical systems associated with rail vehicles such as ATC, communications, propulsion, braking, HVAC, carbody structures, trucks, diesel engines, hydraulic transmissions, gearboxes and HEP units.  Specific significant expertise in one of these systems is a plus.</span></div> <div><span style="font-family: arial,helvetica,sans-serif; font-size: small;">• Ability to coordinate multiple activities in a logical and orderly manner</span></div> <div><span style="font-family: arial,helvetica,sans-serif; font-size: small;">• Good communication and writing skills</span></div> <div><span style="font-family: arial,helvetica,sans-serif; font-size: small;">• The ability to work in a disciplined manner with little supervision</span></div> <div><span style="font-family: arial,helvetica,sans-serif; font-size: small;"> </span></div> <div><span style="font-family: arial,helvetica,sans-serif; font-size: small;"><strong>Preferred Qualifications</strong></span></div> <div><span style="font-family: arial,helvetica,sans-serif; font-size: small;"><strong><br /></strong></span></div> <div><span style="font-family: arial,helvetica,sans-serif; font-size: small;">• Bachelor’s degree in engineering</span></div> <div><span style="font-family: arial,helvetica,sans-serif; font-size: small;">• Registration as a Professional Engineer in the state of California</span></div> <div><span style="font-family: arial,helvetica,sans-serif; font-size: small;"> </span></div> <div><span style="font-family: arial,helvetica,sans-serif; font-size: small;">About WSP USA</span></div> <div><span style="font-family: arial,helvetica,sans-serif; font-size: small;"> </span></div> <div><span style="font-family: arial,helvetica,sans-serif; font-size: small;">WSP USA is the U.S. operating company of one of the world's leading engineering and professional services firms. Dedicated to serving local communities, we are engineers, planners, technical experts, strategic advisors and construction management professionals. WSP USA designs lasting solutions in the transportation, buildings, energy, water and environment sectors. With nearly 7,000 people in 100 offices across the U.S., we partner with our clients to help communities prosper. www.wsp.com/usa</span></div> <div><span style="font-family: arial,helvetica,sans-serif; font-size: small;"> </span></div> <div><span style="font-family: arial,helvetica,sans-serif; font-size: small;">WSP provides a progressive mix of benefits including medical, dental 401k and long term disability focused on a providing health and financial stability throughout the employee’s career.</span></div> <div><span style="font-family: arial,helvetica,sans-serif; font-size: small;"> </span></div> <div><span style="font-family: arial,helvetica,sans-serif; font-size: small;">At WSP, we want to give our employees the challenges they seek to grow their careers and knowledge base.  Your daily contributions to your team will be a key piece in our meeting client objectives, goals and challenges, are you ready to get started? </span></div> <div><span style="font-family: arial,helvetica,sans-serif; font-size: small;"> </span></div> <div><span style="font-family: arial,helvetica,sans-serif; font-size: small;">WSP USA is an Equal Opportunity Employer - Race/Color/Religion/Sex/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/National Origin and Veterans and Disability.</span></div> <div><span style="font-family: arial,helvetica,sans-serif; font-size: small;"> </span></div> <div><span style="font-family: arial,helvetica,sans-serif; font-size: small;">The selected candidate must be authorized to work in the United States.</span></div>

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Posted: 2019-10-11 Expires: 2020-01-05

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