Construction Manager - Railroad

David Evans & Associates   •  

Dallas, TX

Industry: Professional, Scientific & Technical Services


Less than 5 years

Posted 160 days ago

This job is no longer available.

DEA is currently seeking a Construction Manager to join our Rail Group in Dallas, TX. The Constructionresponsibilities will be diverse and include onsite construction observation and management of various aspects of rail projects for railroads, public agencies and private developers. The primary function of this role is to perform field construction observation, manage the progression of the construction work, and facilitate coordination between clients and contractors. Travel within the state of Texas and to locations west of the Mississippi River will be required, based on project demands.

Basic Qualifications:

  • 2+ years of working on or overseeing construction projects
  • Ability to travel on a per project basis
  • Ability to read and comprehend plans, specifications, and instructions
  • Possess good verbal communication skills
  • Ability to work outdoors in various weather conditions

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering or Construction Management
  • Previous experience working on railroad construction projects
  • Previous experience working on construction projects with earthwork and/or structural components


  • Medical, Dental, Vision, and Life Insurance
  • Vacation/Sick/Holiday Pay
  • 401k and Employee Stock Ownership Program (ESOP)

Railroad Planning and Engineering Jobs with DEA

DEA provides our railroad clients with proven experience in planning, design and engineering, surveying, and construction oversight for a wide range of railroad projects. Our railroad professionals have the technical expertise to develop successful system-wide rail projects for both freight and passenger rail systems. We work directly with Class I railroads, short line railroads, industrial clients, ports, and public agencies to assist with the ongoing and ever-increasing demand to move freight, people, and cargo safely and more efficiently. Our in-house rail engineers, structural engineers, civil engineers, transportation planners and engineers, environmental specialists, and surveyors work together to develop cost-effective and constructible design solutions for our clients.