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Signal Engineer
REQUISITION NUMBER:20171106-25001-001
HOME COMPANY:L K Comstock National Transit
COMPANY LOCATION:LKC National Transit
BUSINESS UNIT/DEPT:OPERATIONS
JOB LOCATION:Los Angeles, CA
  
Job Responsibilities:
Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

• As determined by the Project Manager during the course of project:
o Full responsibility to manage the Signal / Train Control scope from design through construction,testing and commissioning of the project
o Manage the all Signal / Train Control designs and integration with the base design developedby the engineer of record such that there are no scope gaps and the systems are functional andacceptable to the customer
o Ensure that accurate and complete scopes of work are provided to Signal / Train Controlengineering subcontractors as it pertains to the work being performed by LKCNT
o On design-build projects, ensure that design development stays within the confines of how theproject was bid such that any unnecessary scope creep is avoided.
o Ensure that all Signal / Train Control design work is scheduled and executed timely to meet theProjects needs
o Manage the Signal / Train Control subcontract including review and approval of all billings andchange proposals.
o Development of Signal / Train Control installation plans and Construction Work Plans.
o Provide oversight to completion of the project’s pre & post Signal / Train Control CDRLrequirements including product data, design, test procedures, test reports, O&M Manuals &Training Material submittals.
o Manage all required close out documentation that is required to be submitted and approved toachieve final acceptance.
o Coordinate the all Signal / Train Control design, procurement, installation and testingrequirements and compliance to the needs of the Contract QA/QC plans in concert with theProject QA/QC manager.
o Oversee Signal / Train Control Subcontractor and provide dynamic input as required to theproject schedule and weekly look ahead schedules
o Ensure the procurement of all Signal / Train Control equipment is commenced and delivered instrict accordance with the agreed schedule
o Manage the testing and commissioning of the Signal / Train Control systems and providesupport to the agency’s integrated systems testing as required
o Ensure that an effective business relationship is established and maintained with the Ownerand/or Prime Contractor and all Subcontractors and Suppliers
o Maintain effective Discipline and good staff morale
Job Qualifications:

WORK EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS
• Minimum five (5) to ten (10) years’ experience in a similar role on major rail Projects. Signal / Train Control a must
• Preferably an Electrical PE with a good knowledge of current code and standards requirements for electrical work
• Thorough knowledge of all Signal / Train Control systems typically used on transit systems
• Experience with base Microsoft Office Programs
• Experience with CADD is preferred, but not required
• Ability to meet deadlines
• Good written and oral communication skills
• Highly self-motivated and directed
• Strong attention to detail
• Transparent communicator
• Proven analytical and creative problem-solving abilities
• Strong organization and interpersonal skills

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS • Willing to travel • Overtime may be required to meet project deadlines • Works in an office environment • Frequently sits for long periods of time • Frequently speaks, reads, writes and uses a computer keyboard • May require occasional standing, walking, lifting, stooping, or bending This job description is not intended to represent a complete, comprehensive list of all duties and responsibilities that may be required in this position. There may be unplanned activities and other duties as assigned.
Physical/Travel/Attendance Requirements
PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS

• Willing to travel
• Overtime may be required to meet project deadlines
• Works in an office environment
• Frequently sits for long periods of time
• Frequently speaks, reads, writes and uses a computer keyboard
• May require occasional standing, walking, lifting, stooping, or bending

This job description is not intended to represent a complete, comprehensive list of all duties and responsibilities that may be required in this position. There may be unplanned activities and other duties as assigned.

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