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    As the General Engineer, you will be a member of the Office of Research, Demonstration, and Innovation (TRI). Under the administrative direction of the Director, Office of Mobility Innovation (TRI- 10), you will provide professional engineering, technical, and management oversight services associated with the research, development, demonstration, and deployment of mobility innovation programs for the transit community.

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    As a General Engineer, you will:

    • Have detailed oversight of grantee efforts related to (1) design facilities, equipment and systems using established criteria or specifications; (2) construction and manufacture of facilities, equipment, and systems in accordance with contract requirements and specifications; (3) test of material, equipment and systems for compliance with specifications or for evaluation in terms of intended operation  use; (4) review of engineering aspects of applications, designs, or proposed plans for compliance with laws, regulations, standards, specifications, or other requirements and criteria; (5) coordination of varied engineering operations and functions to accomplish a specific project.
    • Provide engineering advice in the management and oversight of all aspects of FTA-funded programs and projects include the following areas: technical capacity, project engineering, maintenance and operations, safety and security, Buy America requirements, cost and schedule estimates and risk management.
    • Examine and develop project progress reports, financial statements and schedules and compare them with the latest approved budgets and schedules noting any significant cost increases and slippage.
    • Review and evaluate grantee project cost, schedule, scope, and quality documents; monitors project development to ensure that projects are properly designed and managed.

    Travel Required

    Occasional travel - Some travel is required.

    Supervisory status


    Promotion Potential


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    0801 General Engineering

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