Manage our clientâ??s rail transit vehicle mechanical projects and have a hand in transforming tomorrow.
As the Lead Vehicle Mechanical Engineer in the New York City office, you will be part of a consultant team providing engineering support for the procurement of new or overhauled rail vehicles and projects involving reliability improvement or product upgrades. The ideal candidate will have experience in rail vehicle design and engineering, plus some experience with vehicle fleet procurement programs. Basic knowledge of industry standards and practices and supply industry. Good communications skills, detail oriented and ability to work independently and as part of a team are essential. Experience with rapid transit vehicles, light rail vehicles or commuter rail vehicles and with rail vehicle mechanical design is essential, specific experience with vehicle structural design (carshell and trucks) is preferred. If youâ??re up for the challenge, weâ??ve been looking for someone just like you. Join our team and help us lay the foundation for human progress.
Our Lead Vehicle Mechanical Engineer:
Provide technical support to a variety of assignments. Role will include engineering support of procurements for both new and overhauled rail transit vehicles. Responsible for resolving design and system integration issues on transit vehicle projects. Engineer will support both office and field based activities, including technology assessments, writing specifications, evaluating vendors, design reviews, troubleshooting and problem resolution, testing support, and failure investigations
Provide Engineering support in preparation of technical specifications for functional/ sub system/ testing/ maintenance & training requirements for rail vehicle or subsystem procurements or overhauls
Perform technical reviews of vehicle and subsystem design for transit and railroad fleets, analyze requirements, and prepare review comments for disposition of Contract Deliverables
Perform oversight and witnessing of factory testing of vehicles and subsystems prior to approval for shipment; log discrepancies and prepare reports for status of system testing
Monitor field implementation and testing activities for a range of rail vehicles
Support System integration of vehicle subsystems and complete vehicles from different suppliers for compatibility and functional performance
Assess performance and specification compliance for vehicles and subsystems
Have familiarity with vehicle and subsystems from key suppliers in the market in order to perform detailed design reviews of product and system submittals
If youâ??re up for the challenge, weâ??ve been looking for someone just like you. Join our team and help us lay the foundation for human progress. The minimum qualifications for this position are:
The ideal candidate will possess the following skills and experience:
At CH2M, the greatest challenges provide the biggest rewards. Each day, your drive and creative ideas will be providing solutions that help build a better tomorrow. Whether it is the pride that comes with accomplishment, personal growth or making a difference in the world, you will discover true success in a career that brings out the best in you at CH2M. Ready? Letâ??s get to work. Developing People through Challenging Projects CH2M is an Equal Opportunity Employer. CH2M is an Equal Opportunity Employer - M/F/Veteran/Disability. Learn more about your rights under Federal EEO laws and supplemental language.