Careers

RailPros is an engineering consulting firm headquartered in Irvine, CA with office locations in Los Angeles, San Diego, and various field locations. We offer a friendly, casual work environment. We are proud to be a 21st century office, with the latest technology. RailPros is focused on creative, innovative solutions for our rail industry clients. Careful to select highly qualified team members, we seek those who can contribute positively to our company and help us grow. RailPros encourages higher education and always accommodates the school schedules of our college interns. We offer competitive employee benefits to those who qualify, commuter incentives, and 401k options to all employees.

Current Job Openings

  • Railroad Structure Engineer

    RailPros’ structures group is expanding and we have immediate need of structural engineers to join our team designing and reviewing railroad bridges, roadway bridges, retaining walls and related structures.  This is a great opportunity to grow with us and advance your career.  We have current projects requiring design and review of new railroad bridges, roadway bridges and retaining walls in various locations throughout the United States.

    Requirements

    • Bachelor’s Degree in Civil (structures emphasis) or Structural Engineering
    • Minimum 2 years railroad structures design experience
    • Proficient in drawing/detailing engineering structural plans using Microstation

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  • Associate Media Producer/Writer

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    Title: Associate Producer/Writer

    Junior Level Full-time position. As part of a small production team, you will be expected to collaborate on multiple projects at all stages of production to help create engaging media, including videos, eLearning and other deliverable used for training, education, marketing and corporate communications. The ideal candidate will desire a long-term career in the production industry as a producer/ writer.

    Responsibilities

    Production Support

    • Attend client meetings and help manage projects from development to delivery
    • Contribute to overall conception and development of multiple projects
    • Write scripts, creative briefs, proposals and more
    • Work closely with other writers and designers to help develop scripts
    • Line produce
      • Shot sheets, Call sheets, Book crew, Book travel, Field support
    • Assist on shoots
      • Notes/script/continuity, Manage crew, Client relations
    • Assist with edit/ post needs
      • Load/ convert footage, Rough cuts, Manage out-sourced media files, Music/ SFX/ GFX searches, Manage Voice Over sessions

    Office Support

    • Manage vendor and client information
    • Organize, log, maintain media library elements
      • New footage, Existing footage, Archival footage and files
    • Maintain & order office, production and kitchen supplies
    • Maintain overall appearance & orderliness of office

     

    Skills

    • Outstanding client-relation skills are a must
    • Ability to work collaboratively and independently
    • Excellent organizational and time management skills
    • Solid writing abilities
    • Willingness to work both in and out of the office, on location in all sorts of environments
    • Travel is required
    • Working knowledge of social media and networking a plus

    Location: Jacksonville, FL

    Salary will be based on years of experience.

    Associate Media Producer/Writer

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  • Civil Engineer – Riverside, CA

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    Civil Engineer

    CivilPros has an immediate need of a civil engineer to join our outstanding team of engineering professionals.  We are looking for a civil engineer with extensive experience in Land Development Entitlement processing including coordination with municipal planning departments, drafting conditions of approval for development projects, plan-checking private residential, commercial and industrial projects on behalf of municipal agencies for conformance with the agencies general plan, Public Works Standards, and other applicable requirements.  This candidate should also have strong general civil engineering experience, strong Civil 3D proficiency and proven experience developing PS&E for civil projects. This is a great opportunity to grow with us and advance your career.  We are very successful in winning railroad projects which require civil engineering support and civil projects requiring design and review of civil / utilities / drainage in various locations throughout the United States.

    Minimum Requirements

    • Bachelor’s Degree in Civil Engineering
    • PE license in California or ability to obtain license within one year
    • 7 years’ experience developing construction plans, specifications and estimates
    • 3-5 years’ experience in processing private land development projects for a municipal agency
    • High level of proficiency in AutoCAD and Civil 3D
    • Proficient in site grading, utility and drainage design
    • Proficient in street improvement design and public works design
    • Experience leading design teams and mentoring junior engineers
    • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

    Preferred Requirements

    • Proficient with COA’s for land development entitlement projects
    • Proficient in Hydrology/Hydraulic design and calculations
    • Experience in using AutoCAD
    • SUSMPs, WQMPs and SWPPPs knowledge
    Civil Engineer – Riverside, CA

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  • Structural CAD Designer

    RailPros’ structures group is expanding and we have immediate need for structural CAD designers to join our team detailing railroad bridges, roadway bridges, facilities, retaining walls and related structures.  We have current projects requiring design and review of railroad facilities in various locations throughout the United States.

     Mandatory Requirements:

    • Minimum 2 years Microstation structures drafting experience
    • Proficient in drawing/detailing structural plans using Microstation

     Preferred Requirements:

    • Experience detailing railroad bridges
    • Degree in Civil (structures emphasis) or Structural Engineering

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    Location: Irvine, CA

    Compensation: Negotiable based on skills and experience.  Full time position, excellent benefits

    Structural CAD Designer

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  • Civil Mid-Level Engineer – SD

    RailPros has an immediate need of a civil engineer to join our outstanding team of engineering professionals.  We are looking for a civil engineer with well-rounded experience, knowledge, and understanding in general civil engineering, strong Civil 3D proficiency and proven experience developing PS&E for civil projects. This is a great opportunity to grow with us and advance your career.  We are very successful in winning both public and private projects as well as railway projects which require civil engineering support and civil projects requiring design and review of civil / utilities / drainage plans in various locations throughout the United States.

    Minimum Requirements

    • Bachelor’s Degree in Civil Engineering
    • PE license in California or ability to obtain license by comity
    • 5-10 years’ (max.) experience developing construction plans, specifications and estimates
    • Experience in field engineering and/or Design Support During Construction
    • Client relations
    • High level of proficiency in AutoCAD and Civil 3D
    • Proficient in site grading, utility and drainage design
    • Proficient in street improvement design and public works design
    • Experience in site development
    • Experience leading design teams and mentoring junior engineers
    • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

    Preferred Requirements

    • Proficient in Hydrology/Hydraulic design and calculations
    • Experience with transit related projects including facilities
    • Experience is specification writing and familiar with both CSI and Greenbook formats
    • Experience in using MicroStation
    • SUSMPs, WQMPs and SWPPPs experience
    • QSD/QSP registration
    • Experience in Facility Design
    • Experience in permit processing

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    Location: San Diego, CA

    Compensation: Negotiable based on skills and experience.  Full time position, excellent benefits

    Civil Mid-Level Engineer – SD

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  • Resident Engineer

    RailPros has an immediate need of a resident engineer to join our outstanding team of engineering professionals.

    • Responsible for contract management, administration and coordination on projects of various sizes and types.
    • Has full technical responsibility for interpreting, organizing, executing and coordinating construction engineering documents.
    • Responsible for monitoring assigned staff to determine that the contractor’s activities are monitored and controlled in accordance with project plans, specifications and contractual requirements.
    • Liaison between Client, Company Personnel and Contractor in resolution of project issues.
    • Analyze complex construction/design problems requiring the development of new or improved techniques or procedures.
    • Represents projects/clients at meetings and conferences.
    • The Resident Engineer will also assist and participate in pursuing new opportunities for the company
    • Review and respond to Contractor’s correspondence as required.
    • Implement on site procedures to assist staff in performing their work.
    • Keep client informed regarding project issues and provide possible resolutions.
    • Read and interpret plans.
    • Monitor contractor progress and compare with approved Progress Schedule.
    • Mentor and train staff.
    • Administer and manage contract and budget.
    • Coordinate with other agencies as needed.
    • Must have a good sense of humor
    • Be able to pass background check and drug screen to obtain badge for the project
    • Work in all weather conditions and frequently on nights and weekends.

    Qualifications

    Required:

    • Bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering, or related field.
    • Minimum of 5 years of experience with heavy civil transportation projects
    • Railroad construction methods and practices, minimum of 5 years’ experience
    • Relevant past work experience performing field engineering tasks of increasing responsibility

    Preferred Qualifications:

    • California Professional Engineer (PE) License
    • Business Development experience
    • Local agency and rail experience
    • Storm water Pollution and Prevention Plan implementation
    • Structure construction experience
    • Multi discipline and agency coordination

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  • Track Inspector – Northern California

     

    Mandatory Requirements

    • Must have a minimum of ten (10) years of experience working for a rail transit agency, or railroad qualified on FRA Class 4 railroad
    • Must be able to read construction layout specification
    • Must have Construction reporting
    • Must have experience with railroad track construction maintenance and writing report
    • Must know and understand track safety standards and apply the knowledge in the field
    • Must be able to document items of non-compliance
    • Must have appropriate oral and written communication skills
    • Must be physically fit and able to walk 5+ miles a day
    • Mentally sharp to be able to respond and react to a live environment
    • Be able to pass a background check to obtain a badge for the project
    • Must have a good sense of Humor
    • Work in all weather conditions and frequently on nights and weekend

     

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    Work location: Bay area/Northern California

    Track Inspector – Northern California

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  • Rail Engineer

    RailPros has immediate need of civil engineers to join our outstanding team of railroad engineering professionals designing railroad track and associated civil works like grading and drainage.  Strong PS&E experience developing final design for projects is a must. Rail experience is strongly preferred; however, we would consider a very experienced civil engineer with roadway design experience using Inroads and/or Civil 3D. This is a great opportunity to grow with us and advance your career.  We have current projects requiring design and review of new railroad track in various locations throughout the United States.

    Mandatory Requirements:

    • Bachelor’s Degree in Civil Engineering
    • 5 years’ experience developing construction plans, specifications and estimates
    • High level of proficiency in Inroads (Rail Track) and/or Civil 3D
    • Proficient in drawing/detailing plans using Microstation and/or AutoCAD
    • Experience leading design teams and mentoring junior engineers
    • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

    Preferred Requirements:

    • PE license in California or ability to obtain license by comity
    • 5 years railroad track design experience
    • Proficient in developing track alignments using Inroads (Rail Track) and/or Civil 3D
    • Experience designing railroad track for Class 1 railroads
    • Experience designing railroad track for Commuter railroads
    • Proficient in special track work design
    • Proficient in grading and drainage design

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    Location: Irvine or Los Angeles, CA

    Compensation: Negotiable based on skills and experience.  Full time position, excellent benefits

    Rail Engineer

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  • Rail Designer

    RailPros has immediate need of civil engineers to join our outstanding team of railroad engineering professionals designing railroad track and associated civil works like grading and drainage. This is a great opportunity to grow with us and advance your career.  We have current projects requiring design and review of new railroad track in various locations throughout the United States.

    Mandatory Requirements:

    • Bachelor’s Degree in Civil Engineering
    • Proficient in drawing/detailing plans using Microstation and/or AutoCAD
    • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

    Preferred Requirements:

    • 5 years’ experience developing construction plans, specifications and estimates
    • 2 years railroad track design experience
    • Proficient in Inroads (Rail Track) and/or Civil 3D

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    Location: Irvine or Los Angeles, CA

    Compensation: Negotiable based on skills and experience.  Full time position, excellent benefits

    Rail Designer

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  • Structural Designer

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    RailPros’ structures group is expanding and we have immediate need for structural designers to join our team designing railroad bridges, roadway bridges, facilities, retaining walls and related structures.  We have current projects requiring design and review of railroad facilities in various locations throughout the United States.

     Mandatory Requirements:

    • Bachelor’s Degree in Civil (structures emphasis) or Structural Engineering
    • Proficient in drawing/detailing structural plans

    Preferred Requirements:

    • Experience designing railroad bridges
    • Master’s degree in Structural Engineering

    Location: Irvine, CA

    Compensation: Negotiable based on skills and experience.  Full time position, excellent benefits

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  • Rail Program Manager

    RailPros has immediate need for an experienced program manager to join our outstanding team of professionals to assist in Rail Program Management tasks.  RailPros has been successful in winning several Program Management jobs in Southern California and needs an experienced engineer with strong technical, writing and verbal skills to support the Redlands Passenger Rail Program for San Bernardino County Transportation Authority (SBCTA).

    Typical duties include overseeing the work of other consultants, managing construction aspects, overseeing construction change orders, managing the program budget and schedule, working with third parties, and assisting in various technical and administrative tasks.

    Mandatory Requirements:

    • Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering
    • 15+ years’ engineering experience
    • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
    • Program Management experience

    Preferred Requirements:

    • Commuter rail experience
    • Construction background
    • PE license in California

    Location: Riverside/San Bernardino, CA

    Compensation: Negotiable based on skills and experience.  Full time position, excellent benefits

    Rail Program Manager

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  • Track Inspector

    Job Description – RailPros has an immediate need for Track Inspectors to work in and around the Washington D.C. area.

    Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

    • Perform daily track inspections, complete track inspection reports, and reports unsafe conditions to the WMATA RWIC/ Escort for immediate actions
    • Mentor WMATA track Inspectors as requested by the TRST General Superintendent/TRST Management Team.
    • Comply with WMATA Roadway Worker Protection and safety/operating rules in the discharge and performance of field duties.

    Mandatory Requirements

    • Must have a minimum of ten (10) years of experience working for a rail transit agency, or railroad qualified on FRA Class 4 railroad
    • Must have experience with railroad track construction and maintenance
    • Must know and understand track safety standards and apply the knowledge in the field
    • Must be able to document items of non-compliance
    • Must have appropriate oral and written communication skills
    • Must be physically fit and able to walk 5+ miles a day
    • Mentally sharp to be able to respond and react to a live environment
    • Be able to pass a background check to obtain a badge for the project

    Location: Washington D.C. and surrounding area

    Compensation: Negotiable based on skills and experience

    If interested in this opportunity please contact Jason Barton at <http://www.privatedaddy.com?q=PlFGcBk-2Fd0ATBjV3HHRlK2J-2BZk4zFFJka1tAOUFicw-3D-3D_19>

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  • Traffic Designer

    RailPros seeks a Traffic Designer to join our Traffic Engineering team in our Irvine office to assist on a variety of traffic-oriented tasks on multiple railroad projects throughout the company.

    The Traffic Designer will be responsible for developing and completing work relative to traffic engineering at highway-rail grade crossings including traffic planning, design and signal operations.

    The Traffic Designer will assist in the development and successful delivery of a variety of technical work products, including analysis of existing traffic operations,  design plans (signing, striping, stage construction/traffic control, traffic signal), traffic engineering analysis reports, specifications and estimates for city, county and rail and light rail facilities. Field work is expected and the candidate should be able to travel to project sites.

    Requirements

    • Bachelor’s Degree in Civil Engineering
    • 0-5 years of Traffic Engineering experience
    • Strong communication skills – verbal and written

    Preferences

    • Experience in traffic engineering design, signal operations, and preparing transportation planning documents
    • Proficiency in drawing/detailing engineering plans using AutoCAD and/or Microstation
    • EIT Certification

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    Location: Southern California

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  • Traffic Engineer

    RailPros seeks a Traffic Engineer to join the Traffic Engineering team in our Irvine office to assist on a variety of traffic-oriented tasks on multiple projects throughout the company.

    The Traffic Engineer will be responsible for developing and completing work relative to traffic engineering including planning, design and signal operations, as well as directing design engineers.

    The Traffic Engineer will assist in the development and successful delivery of a variety of technical work products, including analysis of existing traffic operations, traffic engineering analysis reports, design plans (signing, striping, stage construction/traffic control, traffic signal), specifications and estimates for city, county and freight and passenger rail facilities. Additional responsibilities include business development, writing proposals, defining project scopes, creating and maintaining budgets and managing/mentoring others. Field work is expected and the candidate should be able to travel to project sites.

    Requirements:

    • BS in Civil Engineering
    • Minimum 5 years of Traffic Engineering experience
    • PE license in CA – Civil or Traffic
    • Strong technical background in traffic engineering
    • Strong communication skills – verbal and written

    Preferences:

    • Proficiency in Vissim or Syncho
    • Freight and/or Passenger Rail Experience
    • Additional PE Licenses and/or PTOE
    • Proficiency in AutoCAD and/or Microstation

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    Location: Southern California

    Compensation: Negotiable based on skills and experience.  Full time position, excellent benefits

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Equal Opportunity Employer

RailPros is an Equal Opportunity Employer and makes employment decisions on the basis of merit. Company policy prohibits unlawful discrimination based on race, color, creed, gender, religion, marital status, registered partner status, age, national origin or ancestry, physical or mental disability, medical condition including genetic characteristics, sexual orientation, or any other consideration made unlawful by federal, state, or local laws.

 
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