Overview

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/or 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/or 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 related field) required; OR an accredited degree and at least twelve (12) years related experience in the railroad industry. Must possess a minimum of six (6) years of design and/or construction experience, at least two (2) of which 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; OR eligible for registration as a PE within one year of hire; OR have at least twelve (12) years of experience with the design and/or construction of infrastructure projects.

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: $96,723.89 thru $145,000, 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 at the earliest opportunity a professional styled cover letter, resume and three confidential references (to include their address, phone & e-mail) by end of day, September 13, 2021 to:

Human Resources Administrator

1500 King St. Suite 202

Alexandria, VA 22314

E-mail: hr@vre.org