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Senior Track Engineer

Ref MAX8702 Job Posted 12/04/2019 Region Canada Location Toronto, Ontario Salary Negotiable Salary Band £60,000 to £149,999 TypePermanent Consultant Steve Thomas

A Senior Track engineer job role to be based with a leading rail and construction contractor based in Toronto, Canada.

Project Details

To work as a Senior Track Engineer on a number of Light Rail Transit (LRT) projects in and around Toronto, Canada. You will be working with an established project team on high value track design work.

Responsibilities and Duties

  • Able to be creative in the development of designs and solutions
  • Prepare material and equipment specifications for track component procurement
  • Review inspection & test plans
  • Perform site visits
  • Provide technical support to Intermediate and Junior Trackwork Engineers
  • Provide necessary documentation for construction support services
  • Maintain safety
  • Balance operational flexibility, reliability and whole-life cost

Review and check:

  • LRT and railway alignments & profiles
  • trackplan-schematics
  • yard and maintenance facility general layouts, cross sections and details
  • layout drawings
  • track clearance envelopes

Desired Skills and Experience

This role is suitable for an engineer with experience in light rail. In particular a Track Engineer that can demonstrate:

  • Evidence of interpreting and using standards from current documentation pertinent to Light Rail Transit and Trackwork Design
  • Able to interact with team members
  • Self-motivated and able to work with limited direct supervision
  • Able to adapt to changing environment
  • Demonstrable competency in the use of relevant software such as: Microsoft Office Suite /AutoCAD 2013/AutoDesk Civil 3D 2013/MicroStation V8i/Bentley inRoads and Power Rail Track V8i

Qualifications/Educational Requirements

  • Degree in Civil or Railway Engineering
  • A Professional Engineering License in Canada
  • A minimum of 10 years of experience in light rail is preferred

Employing Company Overview and Profile

A highly reputable company is one of the top construction companies in Canada, providing engineering, procurement and construction services across Canada and internationally. They provide a range of services including design, financing, engineering, construction, procurement and maintenance.

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