Job: Senior Engineer, Capital Projects Division, San Francisco County Transportation Authority, San Francisco, CA

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General Information

Job title:
Senior Engineer, Capital Projects Division
Job location:
San Francisco, CA  94103 United States
Requisition code:
Date posted:
Job type:
Annual Compensation Range: $113,425 – $156,528
Job category:
Transportation Planning
Urban & Community Planning
Public Works
Highway Engineering
Civil Engineering

Job Description

The Senior Engineer supports and facilitates the delivery of Transportation Authority-programmed (local, state and federally funded) transportation projects through the design and construction phases. The position manages multiple development projects, oversees contractor work progress and interacts with a variety of public agency staff, advocates and private stakeholders. The duties specified below are characteristic of the range of duties and responsibilities assigned to this position, and are not intended to be an inclusive listing.

Reports to: Assistant Deputy Director for Capital Projects

Exemption Status: Full-time Exempt

Essential Duties and Responsibilities
Manages and oversees development of capital projects for major transportation infrastructure such as rail systems and highway facilities within San Francisco.

Directs project development activities in order to ensure timely and cost-effective delivery of select Transportation Authority programs and funding initiatives.

Is responsible for in-house and consultant contract engineering and design personnel engaged in project oversight and delivery support activities.

Leads project management and delivery monitoring efforts to aid in grant programming decisions for select Transportation Authority programs and funding initiatives.

Develops procurement and implementation strategies in partnership with project sponsors to assure projects are delivered per scope, budget and schedule parameters.

Provides project delivery support to external project sponsors responsible for implementing large capital projects and select programs within the Transportation Authority’s Program of Projects, and

Responsible for technical input on capital projects, plus as needed to support in development of the Countywide Transportation Plan and other agency plans, studies, and programming efforts.

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Job Requirements

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skills, abilities, training and experience required of this job.

Completion of a Bachelor’s degree in an appropriate discipline such as civil or transportation engineering and progressively responsible experience in transportation project/program management, including rail networks, highway systems, and/or bicycle and pedestrian facilities. A State of California professional engineering license is required. Experience in delivering multi-modal projects, particularly developing comprehensive implementation plans and innovative funding solutions is desirable. The applicant should also have experience completing the environmental review and project approval process (EIR/EIS) for transportation projects, and three (3) years of progressively responsible experience of which two (2) years of that experience are as a licensed professional engineer.
(Job number: 4046602)
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