RailPros Field Services has an opening for a Structural Designer. This position will report directly to the Director of Engineering - Midwest. The Structural Designer will act as CAD operator for railroad projects including design, plan set production, structural detailing, set up and maintenance of cad environments and workspaces, etc. Railroad structures include overpass bridges rated for AASHTO loadings, underpass bridges rated for E-80, retaining walls, unloading pits, and other structures supporting Cooper E-80 loadings.
+ Associates’ degree in computer aided drafting and design, civil engineering, or related field.
+ Minimum 5 years of experience
+ Attention to detail and timely follow through of assigned tracks
+ Ability to create complete design plans and details with little to not direction
+ Ability to make changes to existing design plans or details from engineers’ red lines or markups
+ Ability to produce and manage plan sheet production
+ Ability to create final plans including but not limited to appropriate line styles and weights, colors, scale, text sizes and dimension styles
+ Effectively communicates with and takes direction from engineers, managers, and clients
+ Demonstrated design software skills including AutoCAD and MicroStation
+ Demonstrated engineering software skills with excel spreadsheets and other programs used for structural engineering calculations
+ Experience with Power Rail Track or inrail
+ Experience with railroad track design and drafting, bridge design and drafting, structures design and drafting, civil design and drafting, mass plan production
+ Experience with set up and maintenance of CAD Environments