AECOM Railroad Specialist in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Business Line Transportation

Position Title Railroad Specialist

United States of America - Pennsylvania


Job Summary

AECOM is actively seeking a highly motivated Railroad Specialist for employment in the Philadelphia office.

Imagine working on rewarding projects within a diverse culture, and having access to exceptional training and career development opportunities. Working at AECOM means being part of a global team, working with award-winning professionals across the world. Aspire to be a key player on some of the best projects regionally, with opportunities to work on projects nationally or internationally. Our people bring deep industry knowledge to help you succeed.

The responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to:

  • Provide engineering support to the various ON-Call engineering contracts currently in place with CSX Transportation, and Norfolk Southern as required

  • Engineering review of plans

  • Preparation of estimates,

  • Preparation of written correspondence

  • Processing of correspondence via e-mails or letters,

  • Negotiations with adjacent property owners as well as Initiating correspondence as required

  • Assisting with railroad inquires, and reproduction and distribution of incoming documents

  • Electronic database management usage, review, handling, tracking and filing various documents as part of the overall Program

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor Degree from an accredited college or university

  • 5+ years of experience in the rail industry and with Norfolk Southern’s Real Property Management System

  • Work cooperatively with others

  • Proficient in Word, Excel and Outlook

  • Strong interpersonal skills

  • Good verbal and written communication skills

  • Strong organizational skills; Perform other tasks, as needed.

  • This position requires a detailed-oriented person with excellent interpersonal skills

  • Position will require client and stakeholder interaction

  • Due to the nature of this work, U.S. citizenship is required

Preferred Qualifications

  • Understands working in a railroad environment, including safety requirements

  • Experience corresponding with stakeholders and railroad clients about sensitive topics and information

What We Offer

AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow. AECOM is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

At AECOM, employee's safety and security are our top Safeguarding core value. All employees are expected to set the highest level of safety expectation in their work, display the highest level of safe behavior, and actively participate in AECOM's Safety For Life Program. SH&E is a part of our company culture and participation is required for all employees.

NOTICE TO THIRD PARTY AGENCIES: Please note that AECOM does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters or employment agencies. In the absence of a signed Recruitment Fee Agreement, AECOM will not consider or agree to payment of any referral compensation or recruiter fee. In the event a recruiter or agency submits a resume or candidate without a previously signed agreement, AECOM explicitly reserves the right to pursue and hire those candidate(s) without any financial obligation to the recruiter or agency. Any unsolicited resumes, including those submitted to hiring managers, are deemed to be the property of AECOM.

Job Category Engineering - Transportation

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 187037BR

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.