Stantec System

Rail Designer/Railway Engineer in Training

Location US-MN-St. Paul
Posted Date 5 months ago(10/2/2017 3:30 PM)
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# of Openings Remaining
Experience (Years)
Transportation Infrastructure Engineering

Your Opportunity

Whatever the distance, wherever the destination—our designs lead you there. Our Transportation group provides comprehensive planning, design, and engineering services for all phases of airport, bridge,  ail, roadway, and transit projects. Join our team and help us keep
communities connected.


Stantec's Transportation group has an immediate need for a Rail Designer/EIT to join their team in Minneapolis/St. Paul, MN. 

Your Duties

Responsibilities include (but are not limited to):

  • Design and implement track-based, both light and heavy rail, transportation projects
  • Analyze project requirements
  • Prepare project specifications
  • Design and plans production
  • Deliver conceptual, preliminary engineering and final engineering for rail projects
  • Field inspection and contract administration for construction
  • Interaction with clients, consultants and contractors 
  • Some site civil design. However, priority heavy and light rail

Your Capabilities and Credentials

  • 4 year degree in civil engineering (EIT) with 1- 5 years civil related transportation design experience
  • Minimum of 2 year Technical degree (with strong design and software experience considered) 
  • Experience with MicroStation and/or Civil3D 
  • Experience with other engineering design software such as InRoads/Inrail, GEOPAK Site, or Civil 3D helpful
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office software including WORD, EXCEL
  • Strong math skills including geometry and algebra
  • Problem-solving abilities to identify and resolve problems in a timely manner and to gather and analyze information skillfully
  • Prioritizes and plans work activities effectively; uses time efficiently and develops realistic action plans
  • Self-motivated 

 The key to our success is our people—we put people first. When you work hard, we notice. We offer competitive compensation and benefits to assist employees and their families with medical and dental coverage, long-term disability income replacement, and retirement savings.


Qualified candidates who are highly motivated and eager to commit to Stantec’s strategic initiative to become a Top 10 global design firm should submit their resume and cover letter, online at

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