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HDR is currently seeking a Rail Engineer to join our Kansas City, MO office. Primary responsibilities for the Rail PE will be to support rail project managers in development of track and civil plans, specifications, and cost estimates for freight rail and rail transit projects. These projects may be for a variety of main line, industrial, yard, and terminal projects with Class I railroads, shortlines, industrial, and transit clients. Additional duties include: assisting in project layout, developing and checking construction plans, drainage and utilities tasks, calculating quantities, reviewing construction submittals, and using specialized software including Microstation and InRoads as well as use of Microsoft Office Suite. Candidate must be able to work independently as a project engineer on small projects and assist senior engineers on larger projects as part of a multi-disciplinary / multi-office team. All work will be performed under the direct supervision of a licensed professional engineer. Position may require periodic client visits, site visits, field assessments, and construction inspection, as needed.
* BS in Civil Engineering
* PE license
* 4 years experience in transportation-related civil design
* Demonstrated hands-on experience using Microstation with experience using InRoads or InRail preferred
* Strong interest in railroad design
* An attitude and commitment to being an active participant of our employee-owned culture is a must
* Rail design experience
* Preference given to local candidates
Why HDRAt HDR, we know work isn't only about who you work for; it's also about what you do and how you do it. Led by the strength of our values and a culture shaped by employee ownership, we network with each other, build on each other's contributions, and collaborate together to make great things possible. When you join HDR, we give you license to do the same. We help you take charge of your career, giving you multiple growth opportunities along the way.