Project Employees occupy a budgeted position and are hired for projects that have a specific time frame of at least one year and up to five years (reviewed on a year-to-year basis). Employment in a Project position does not lead to regular status.
This bulletin is posted to establish or add to a Qualified Candidate Pool(QCP)
To perform basic technical engineering work on construction projects.
Example Of Duties
Assists resident engineer in management of construction projects
Monitors the schedules and invoices of engineering projects to ensure completion within specified timetables and budgets
Assists in coordinating preparation of plans with Metro engineering staff and outside consultants
Recommends materials and equipment to be used in engineering projects
Reviews plans, sketches, and specifications prepared by consultants for conformance with Metro requirements and standards
Prepares components of engineering designs, drawings, specifications, and cost estimates for the design, construction, or modification of Metro facilities
Coordinate various tasks between departments
Performs technical assignments related to rail traffic and safety engineering
Assists in the preparation of environmental impact statements
Prepares materials and researches data for presentation at public hearing concerning proposed Metro projects
Contributes to ensuring that the EEO policies and programs of Metro are carried out
Requirements For Employment
Bachelor's degree - Engineering or other related field
1 year's experience performing engineering work
Valid California Class C driver's license
Occasional exposure to weather, physical, mechanical, electrical, and chemical hazards.
Theories, principles, and practices of engineering design, construction, and equipment fabrication
Applicable local, state, and federal laws, rules, and regulations
Materials, equipment and construction costs and estimating procedures
Perform basic engineering work
Prepare and interpret technical drawings and specifications
Perform engineering calculations
Understand, interpret, and apply laws, rules, regulations, policies, procedures, contracts, budgets, and labor/management agreements
Prepare comprehensive reports and correspondence
Compile and analyze complex data
Interact professionally with various levels of Metro employees and other representatives
Communicate effectively orally and in writing
Travel to offsite locations within a reasonable time frame
Read, write, speak, and understand English
Applicants who best meet job-related qualifications will be invited to participate in the examination process that may consist of any combination of written, performance, or oral appraisal to further evaluate job-related experience, knowledge, skills and abilities.
To apply, visit Metro's website at www.metro.net and complete an online Employment Application.
Computers are available to complete online Employment Applications at the following Metro location:
METRO Headquarters, Employment Office One Gateway Plaza Los Angeles, CA 90012
Telephone: (213) 922-6217 or persons with hearing or speech impairments can use California Relay Service 711 to contact Metro.
All completed online Employment Applications must be received by 5:00 p.m. on the closing date. (JAC)
Metro/PTSC is an equal employment opportunity employer.
*Open to the public and all Metro employees
This job bulletin is not to be construed as an exhaustive list of duties, responsibilities, or requirements. Employees may be required to perform other related job duties.
Due to the competitiveness of the recruitment, consideration may be given to those candidates who demonstrate the following additional qualifications:
Experience utilizing an Asset Management, Work Order Management, or Maintenance Scheduling software system
Experience evaluating building equipment to ensure preventative maintenance requirements are met
Experience with scheduling or construction project management