Senior Signal Specialist

Boston, Massachusetts
02 Sep 2016
30 Nov 2016
BI 0000UN
Contract Type
Full Time
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Position Summary

We are currently seeking Senior Signal Technical Specialists for a commuter rail project in Boston, MA.

  • Supporting MBTA technical and inspection staff as well as monitoring and oversight of contractor work.
  • Must be available for occasional weekend and overnight hours.
  • Intimate knowledge of the MBTA's entire commuter rail signal system is required .

  • A minimum 25 years of experience in railroad signal field is required.
  • Must possess a comprehensive understanding of MBTA commuter rail operations, signal safety systems, and FRA requirements.
  • Technical skills require expertise and complete understanding of Signal systems design, construction and maintenance.
  • Position is predominately field work with occasional travel
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills are necessary
  • Strong time management and attention to detail
  • US Citizenship required

At Jacobs, we help prepare people for new opportunities and challenges. With positions at every level, openings in multiple disciplines, expertise in a range of markets and offices around the globe, we create an environment where you can learn, grow, and thrive. From our competitive benefits program to our Health and Safety initiative of Beyond Zero workplace injuries, we believe that you'll find a flourishing career here at Jacobs.