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Job Information

AECOM Senior Railway Engineer in Edmonton, Alberta

Canada - Alberta, Calgary

Job Summary

The Transportation business line of AECOM is actively seeking a creative, highly talented full time Senior Railway Engineer for the Calgary, AB Quarry Park office. The appropriately qualified applicant will be able to demonstrate the following:

  • Reporting to the Alberta Rail Lead, provide engineering, technical, and management support to the Rail Group.

  • Demonstrates excellent communication skills and willingness to get involved in planning, design, and construction as projects dictate.

  • Embrace project management principles and become an AECOM Project Manager.

  • Manage projects up to $10 million in fee value, ensuring success in safety, quality, schedule, and budget.

  • Lead preparation of safety plans, proposals, design packages, technical specifications, and tender documentation.

  • Have a hands-on role in developing track and grade designs in Civil 3D.

  • Chair meetings with clients, contractors, and others for project delivery and business development.

  • Mentor and train less experienced team members in both office and field settings.

  • Verify deliverables meet AECOM and client quality requirements.

  • Provide P.Eng. sign-off on designs and reports.

  • Maintains a strong knowledge of client, industry and regulatory requirements.

  • Assist in team operational management, including resource planning and performance assessments.

  • Coordinate with other internal groups and business lines as needed.

  • Work independently with minimal guidance except for complex and unusual situations.

  • Willingness for field work and travel.

Minimum Requirements

  • Engineering degree (Civil preferred)

  • A minimum of 6 years of relevant experience.

  • P.Eng. designation (or eligible)

  • 5+ years of design/office experience

  • 5+ years of field experience

  • Strong understanding of AREMA & Class I Railway standards

  • Experienced managing multi-disciplinary projects

  • Excellent written and verbal communications skills (English)

Preferred Qualifications

  • 10+ years of freight rail and/or LRT experience

  • 15+ years of civil experience

  • PMP Designation

  • Certified Track Inspector

  • Strong understanding of LRT / Transit design standards.

  • Proficient with AutoCAD Civil 3D

  • Thorough understanding of all areas of Railway Operations (Rolling Stock, Signals & Communications, etc.)

  • Experience with various delivery / procurement methods is an asset including design-build and P3.

What We Offer

When you join AECOM, you become part of a company that is

pioneering the future . Our teams around the world are involved in some of the most cutting-edge and innovative projects and programs of our time, addressing the big challenges of today and shaping the built environment for generations to come. We ensure a workplace that encourages growth, flexibility and creativity, as well as a company culture that champions

inclusion, diversity and overall

employee well-being through programs supported by company leadership. Our

core values define who we are, how we act and what we aspire to, which comes down to not only

delivering a better world , but working to “make amazing happen” in each neighborhood, community and city we touch. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.

Job Category Engineering - Transportation

Business Line Transportation

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country Canada

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 200990BR

Additional Locations CA - Edmonton, AB - 18817 Stony Plain Rd NW

Clearance Required No

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.


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Early Careers / Graduates

Meet the career of your dreams. Do you have your eye on the future and want to make a difference? We can help you turn knowledge gained through your education into limitless career potential.

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