OCS Field Engineer


San Mateo, CA

Less than 5 years

Posted 217 days ago

  by    Mike Moore

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Immediate opening. Any interest?

We have been retained by a leading business general contractor with the ingenuity and imagination to design, build and drive our nation?s future.

We are looking for the best and brightest for a OCS Field Engineer  and an Office Field Engineer positions in San Mateo, CA. You will love the location, the people, the company, the work, the compensation and quality of life.

Is this you???

OCS Project Engineer and an Office Field Engineer

Position Summary:

Provide technical engineering information to company supervision and craft to insure construction work complies with all engineering standards. This position will consist of office and field work relating to the design, construction and testing of a 25kv OCS system on the Peninsula Corridor Electrification Project in San Mateo. This OCS system includes 51 miles of electrification on double track, including multi track areas (3 or more), stations and rail yards .


1.Interpret design/drawings for crafts installing material.

2. Research, recommend resolutions to drawing interpretation problems, conflicts, interferences, and errors.

3. Verify all completed work complies with applicable codes, drawings, specifications.

4. Prepare and disseminate all required documentation records such as status reports, punch lists describing work items to be done, sketches of work already completed, material requirement calculations, etc., to supervisor.

5. May provide technical support and direction of project material control functions including implementation and operation of maintenance program.

6. Prepare spreadsheets, drawings and sketches to supportconstruction work, change orders, estimates, etc.

7. Track production quantities for work performed.

8. Perform additional assignments per supervisor's direction.

9. Provide assistance to Project Superintendent with all aspects of project.

10. Provide support to supervision and craft to ensure construction work complies with design drawing locations.

11. Perform tasks related to the collection and evaluation of data required to monitor and update project schedules.

12. Develop and update work plans and hazard analysis on tasks as needed.

13. Prepare Procurement Documentation and Subcontractor/Vendor Payment Applications.

14. Perform regular safety inspections as determined by project safety.

15. Attend meetings and assist with coordination between disciplines

Required Experience

  • 0-4year engineering degree or equivalent combinations of technical training and related experience.
  • Minimum of 2years experiences with OCS
  • Working knowledge of construction equipment and techniques, drawings & specifications, building materials and required standards applicable to discipline.
  • Ability to perform trigonometric calculation either manually or with calculator.
  • Basic computer knowledge, excel, word and Power Point.
  • AutoCAD and Microsoft Access are a plus.
  • Ability to assume responsibility, interface and communicate effectively with others.

Other Requirements

You must be willing to work night and weekend shifts in addition to regular day shifts.


  • Basic Salary:
  • Comprehensive Medical Benefits.
  • Employer Contributions to 401K Pension Plan [to 4% max].
  • Vacation/Sick pay in accordance with Company Policy

Our client is an EEO/AAP employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regards to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status and they promote a drug free workplace and utilizes the government?s E-Verify process.?

$80K - $90K
$80K - $90K base, Will relocate bonus