The Virginia Railway Express (VRE), a growing commuter rail operation connecting Washington, DC with Northern Virginia and surrounding counties, is in need of a Project Manager of Design & Construction, an experienced professional who will provide engineering and construction management leadership on VRE capital projects. Assists in development and review of design and engineering documents pertaining to railroad, railroad facilities and station construction and maintenance projects. Functions as lead project manager for multiple projects simultaneously during the design and construction phases. This position reports to our Headquarters in Alexandria, VA.
A strong portfolio of rail or transit experience and familiarity with VRE is highly desired. A Bachelor’s Degree in Civil Engineering or a closely related field is required. A minimum of eight (8) years of progressively responsible design and/or construction experience required with at least two (2) years of which have been in a supervisory or project lead capacity. Must possess registration as a Professional Engineer (PE) from the Commonwealth of Virginia or be a registered PE in another state with the capability of acquiring Virginia registration within six months of hire.
Must be able to work flexible hours demanded by a transit operation environment. Must also possess a valid driver’s license, current auto insurance, and maintain a safe driving record at all times during employment with VRE. For the complete job description, please see our website: www.vre.org. Full time position with great benefits. Projected hiring range: $93,906.69 thru $135,000, depending upon prior experience and education.
VRE is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identify, national origin, disability, status as a protected veteran, or any other status protected by applicable federal law. Qualified candidates interested in applying should submit by e-mail a professional styled cover letter, resume and three confidential references (to include their address, phone & e-mail) by close of business, Friday, June 4, 2021 to:
Human Resources Administrator
1500 King St. Suite 202
Alexandria, VA 22314
About Virginia Railway Express
Commuter Rail Operation with 51administrative staff members