Office Engineer more...
Location:San Francisco, CA
Company:Gannett Fleming
First posted:December 25, 2020

What You Will Do:

In an increasingly complex and financially constrained environment, Gannett Fleming recognizes that safety, operating efficiency, state of good repair, stakeholder requirements, and risk mitigation drive program success. We provide planning, engineering, program delivery, testing, and commissioning services to the transit and freight rail industries and offer extensive experience in rail and bus systems, transit facilities, and civil and structural infrastructure. We deliver system expansions and upgrades for bus, commuter railroads, freight railroads, and light and heavy rail transit systems.


Gannett Fleming is looking for an Office Engineer to support our construction services project team on a large scale transit capital construction project in Oakland, CA. 


This position represents a career opportunity to not only work directly on a large-scale Electrification Project, but to also become part of a team recognized nationally as a leader in railroad planning, design and construction management. 



  • Under the guidance of senior staff, assist in the preparation of drawings, specifications, engineering reports, and similar documents for transit and rail clients. 
  • Participate in site investigations and the evaluation of design information. Assist in the development of site conditions reports and the initial documentation for design. 
  • Manage project submittal/RFI workflow and participation in engineering review(s) meetings. 
  • Collaborate closely within client, project team and other key stakeholders 
  • The successful candidate(s) will be assisting in the management of the project under the guidance of Senior Project Managers. The candidate will assume additional project management responsibilities with experience. 

Education | Experience:

Minimum Qualifications


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Civil, Structural or Electrical Engineering and/or related Construction Management credentials/experience. 
  • 5 years of total experience in engineering and construction management are preferred. 
  • Experience working with MicroStation, AutoCAD, and related applications is required. 
  • This position requires good verbal and written communication skills. 
  • Ability to communicate effectively with owners, stakeholders, and contractors.
  • Experience working on projects involving an operating railroad.
  • Experience working on projects involving third rail power.

Company Overview:

At Gannett Fleming, we believe in improving the lives of the people we serve. We believe in innovation and social responsibility. We believe in the diversity of our team and the creative solutions they provide. We believe in embracing change and emerging technologies while maintaining an unmatched standard of quality. We believe in creating an environment where employees can thrive at home and at work. We believe in engaging our employees, building lasting relationships with our clients, and, in turn, making a difference in the world.


Gannett Fleming is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified candidates will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veterans status or other characteristics protected by law. 


Gannett Fleming will not sponsor an employment visa (e.g., H-1B visa), including any visa renewal during employment, for any candidate for this position. No relocation assistance will be provided for this position. Local candidates will be given preference.


NO AGENCIES PLEASE: Unsolicited resumes from third party agencies will not be accepted.


Location: San Francisco, CA
Working Hours: Core Business Hours
Employment Status:Full Time

Internal Requisition ID:6720

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