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Director Rail Survey

Newark, New Jersey
13 Sep 2022

Forbes List of America's Best Employers 2021 & 2022

Move forward with us! At NJ TRANSIT, you'll join us in transforming the third-largest transportation agency in North America. We are committed to delivering safe, reliable service that gets our customers to their destinations on time and we're looking to hire talented folks with a love of learning to make it all possible.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Prepares or supervises the preparation of track geometry plans, construction plans, accident site plans, topographical maps based on survey data, property mapping, and individual parcel mapping.
  • Designs or supervises the design of the track profile and bridge ties for bridge deck renewals.
  • Analyze, evaluate, and reconcile survey measurements.
  • Provides structural monitoring surveys.
  • Researches deeds and other ownership information to provide metes and bounds description for the lease or transfer of railroad property and provides signed and sealed drawings where required.
  • Provides professional leadership, administrative, and technical support to assigned staff.
  • Interfaces with the public and private agencies, individuals, and organizations to represent the interests of NJ TRANSIT.
  • Education, Experience, and Qualifications:


  • Baccalaureate Degree in Engineering or equivalent
  • Five (5), years of experience as party chief in construction and land surveying, ability to organize or direct others to provide survey information to required precision and accuracy.
  • One year of closely related experience can be substituted for each year of education required.
  • Preferred:

    At NJ Transit you will enjoy a competitive salary and excellent benefits package :

  • Comprehensive Family Health Insurance - Prescription, Dental, Vision
  • Flexible Spending Account
  • Life Insurance
  • Paid Leave
  • 401(a), 401(k), Retirement Plans - up to 9% match
  • Tuition Assistance
  • Qualified Transportation Expense Plan (QTE)
  • At NJ Transit we support and depend upon the diversity of our staff. NJ Transit is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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    • Job Reference: 710993796-2
    • Date Posted: 13 September 2022
    • Recruiter: NJ TRANSIT
    • Location: Newark, New Jersey
    • Salary: On Application