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Civil Railroad Designer

Civil Railroad Designer – Omaha, Nebraska
Our Railroad group is hiring a Civil Railroad Designer to join our talented and fastest growing division at Benesch. As a Civil Railroad Designer, you will work on various rail projects reporting to the Project Manager. Design engineering includes field investigations, analysis, calculations, and preparation of plans, specifications, and estimates. Ideal candidates have passed their F.E exam with aspirations of obtaining PE licensure.
Explore the A/E/C industry by working side-by-side with industry professionals on real-world projects while receiving the training, resources, and support to develop a well-rounded set of skills.
What you will do:
  • Collect and assimilate data.
  • Perform basic analysis of project elements.
  • Perform design calculations of project elements and backcheck work.
  • Draw design details under direction of others.
  • Compute quantities and demonstrate awareness of relationships to pay items.
  • Interact with clients, agencies, and other project stakeholders
  • Work closely with project managers and project engineers to efficiently and accurately complete project design plans
What You Will Need:
  • BS in Civil Engineering is required. EIT is a plus 
  • 1-2 years of Civil Engineering intern experience working on Railroad design projects preferred
  • Desire to work in the Transportation/Railroad industry
  • Member of AREMA student chapter is a huge plus
  • Experience utilizing ArcGIS, MicroStation, Geopak, and/or AutoCAD is desirable
  • Knowledge of other related project elements a plus, such as:
  • Big Data Processing, GIS/ERSI, Drainage Design, Stormwater Permitting, and Site Utility (Sewer, Water, Natural Gas, etc.) Design
  • Excellent communication and intrapersonal skills
  • Ability to work effectively independently and in a team environment
In addition to your standard benefits package like your healthcare, dental and vision insurance, you will receive: 
  • Competitive pay plus annual guaranteed bonuses
  • Flexible work schedules and work-from-home options
  • Industry-leading retirement fund contributions
  • Mentorship program opportunities with executive coaching and learning development opportunities
  • Opportunities to make Benesch an even better place to work by joining our Employee Resource Groups and Committees 
  • Tuition Reimbursement plus more!