Public Transportation Services Corporation (PTSC) Non-Represented EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY Bulletin No: 003807-025 Job Title: ENGINEER Specialty: (TELECOMMUNICATIONS NETWORK) Closing Date: 05-OCT-21 Salary Grade: H1K Salary Range: $71,115 - $88,878- $106,621 External/Internal: EXTERNAL Other Info: This bulletin is posted to establish or add to a Qualified Candidate Pool (QCP) Basic Function Perform professional-level engineering work in support of Metro projects with the goal of achieving compliance with Metro standards, directives and project objectives. Example Of Duties • Prepares workplans, drawings, safety guidelines, maintenance requirements, training requirements, specifications, estimates, and operational needs within Metro′s standards and requirements • Reviews and analyzes data, specifications, drawings, and blueprints, then makes changes or recommendations; negotiates changes with vendors • Coordinates with technical consultants to review technical drawings and documents • Coordinates projects for design, construction, and modification of Metro facilities with all parties involved, including internal agency employees, and outside contractors • Oversees contractor/consultant work for compliance with schedule and budget • Reviews new rules, regulations, and codes • Prepares technical reports, feasibility studies, economic analysis, and correspondence • Performs inspections on completed work • Coordinates services with outside agencies • Represents Metro with construction/engineering/supplier community • Interviews or surveys users to understand needs and requirements for designs • Writes Scope of Work (SOW) for each project • Responds to service requests to improve or repair existing designs or systems • Inspects structural, system, or design damage after natural disasters or fires • Maintains various files and records • Interprets contract specifications, codes, and safety orders • Provides guidance and assistance to new or entry-level employees in operating engineering systems, software, and equipment • Contributes to ensuring that the Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) policies and programs of Metro are carried out May be required to perform other related job duties Requirements For Employment A combination of education and/or experience that provides the required knowledge, skills, and abilities to perform the essential functions of the position. Additional experience, as outlined below, may be substituted for required education on a two-for-one year basis. A typical combination includes:
Education • Bachelor's degree in Electrical, Electronic Mechanical, Civil Engineering, or a related engineering field; Master’s Degree in a related field preferred Experience • Three years of relevant experience performing engineering work in appropriate discipline; some positions in this class may require specialized experience in area of assignment
Certifications/Licenses/Special Requirements • State of California registration as a Professional Engineer in the appropriate discipline desirable • A valid California Class C Driver License or the ability to utilize an alternative method of transportation when needed to carry out job-related essential functions • FCC (Federal Communications Commission) Licensed as appropriate Preferred Qualifications
Preferred Qualifications (PQs) are used to identify relevant knowledge, skills, and abilities (KSAs) as determined by business necessity. These criteria are considered preferred qualifications and are not intended to serve as minimum requirements for the position. PQs will help support selection decisions throughout the recruitment. In addition, applicants who possess these PQs will not automatically be selected.
The following are the preferred qualifications: • Experience reviewing “As-Built” drawings that reflect changes from base contract documents; approved change order requests; clarifications; correspondence; and field conditions • Experience utilizing various technology platforms/systems, such as radio communication, public address, analog networks (voice) data networks (data & voice), microwave radio, video surveillance, VoIP, Fiber Optics, and/or Alarm Systems • Experience utilizing modern project management methodologies and systems to monitor information technology (IT) and infrastructure construction projects • Experience installing and utilizing large engineering communications or network systems to maintain electronic, radio or data networks Knowledge: • Theories, principles, and practices of engineering in applicable discipline, such as civil, mechanical, structural, electrical and electronic, or environmental engineering • Fundamentals of architecture, design, construction, and equipment fabrication • Telecommunication systems, microwave radio, and two-way radio • Software applications as they relate to assigned engineering discipline, e.g., AutoCAD (Computer-Aided Design) and Visio • Applicable local, state, and federal laws, rules, and regulations, including building and zoning codes • Engineering mathematics • Microsoft Office Suite applications, including Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Project • Project management and control practices
Skill In: • •Performing complex engineering work in assigned discipline • •Using computer-aided tools and products • •Communicating effectively orally and in writing • Analyzing situations and data, identifying problems, and exercising sound judgment and creativity in making decisions • Prioritizing work and multi-tasking • Reading, understanding, and applying technical specifications, blueprints, drawings, documents, and instructions • Mediating and negotiating • Performing engineering calculations Abilities: • Understand, interpret, and apply laws, rules, regulations, policies, procedures, contracts, budgets, and labor/management agreements • Prepare comprehensive reports and correspondence • Manage projects from start to finish • Interact professionally with various levels of Metro employees and outside representatives • Provide guidance and assistance to new or entry-level staff • Travel to project sites, which may include sites located on tall buildings and mountains • Read, write, speak, and understand English Selection Procedure Applicants who best meet job-related qualifications will be invited to participate in the examination process that may consist of any combination of written, performance, or oral appraisal to further evaluate job-related experience, knowledge, skills and abilities. Application Procedure To apply, visit Metro's website at www.metro.net and complete an online Employment Application.
Computers are available to complete online Employment Applications at the following Metro location:
METRO Headquarters, Employment Office One Gateway Plaza Los Angeles, CA 90012
Telephone: (213) 922-6217 or persons with hearing or speech impairments can use California Relay Service 711 to contact Metro.
All completed online Employment Applications must be received by 5:00 p.m. on the closing date.(EA) *Open to the public and all Metro employees This job bulletin is not to be construed as an exhaustive list of duties, responsibilities, or requirements. Employees may be required to perform other related job duties.