The Federal Railroad Administration (FRA) is looking for an experienced railroad signaling professional to serve as the Staff Director for Positive Train Control (PTC) and Signal & Train Control (S&TC) Division in the Office of Railroad Safety. The Staff Director for PTC/S&TC is the principal program advisor in the Office of Railroad Safety on all new and existing signaling, train control and PTC technologies and their associated safety and security issues. The incumbent is a leader in the industry and is able to manage a large, disperse team to deliver complex rail safety programs. For more information regarding this position and how to apply go to: https://www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/538605800
Internal Number: FRA.S-2019-0026
About Federal Railroad Administration
The Federal Railroad Administration (FRA) is responsible for ensuring the safety of the Nation's passenger and freight rail operations and infrastructure by promoting safe, efficient and accessible rail transportation. The mission and focus of FRA has grown to include the design and management of an unprecedented investment in the creation of a nationwide passenger rail network. FRA is providing leadership for the creation of a more balanced transportation system, transforming the way Americans travel.To meet this mission FRA promulgates and enforces rail safety regulations; consolidates government support of rail transportation activities; administers financial assistance programs; conducts research and development in support of improved railroad safety and efficiency, and national transportation policy, including improved intercity passenger service.FRA is committed to fostering a diverse, highly skilled workforce capable of meeting or exceeding our strategic goals with efficiency, innovation, and a constant focus on better serving our customers. The FRA is ranked by its employees as one of the top-rated agencies in which to work.