Superintendent, Track

Metronorth Railroad   •  

New York City, NY

Industry: Transportation


Less than 5 years

Posted 69 days ago

This job is no longer available.


The selected candidate will be accountable for providing managerial direction and coordinating activities related to track maintenance and/or construction in specified geographic areas. The Superintendents assigned to the SAP program will be responsible for ensuring the milestones and metrics established for the program are adhered to. All Superintendents will provide timely coordination and implementation of safety procedures. Disseminates and implements policy changes and modifications, and provides administrative support. May be required to assist as needed and liaise with upper management. Oversees subordinates and performs duties that may include developing cost estimates, coordinating general orders, providing necessary round-the-clock inspection. Assist Senior Management in strategic planning. Selected candidates will develop new initiatives, measure project performance using appropriate information technology applications, systems and established processes as well as communicate project scope, schedule, and budget with upper managers and contractors. Assumes the duties and responsibilities of the General Superintendent in their absence.

Education and Experience

A Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college in Business Administration, Labor Relations, Engineering or a closely related field of study and six (6) years of full-time related experience, of which three (3) years must have been in a managerial/supervisory capacity; Or A satisfactory combination of education and experience.

Desired Skills

Knowledge of Transit operations with respect to trades that relate to Third Rail system maintenance, track and infrastructure maintenance and construction, railroad industry safety standards, material procurement and labor contracts.Extensive experience in the repair, testing, maintenance, reconstruction, rehabilitation and installation of Track and Third Rail components.Ability to schedule track outages (GO’s) with work train usage and power removal. Capability of estimating with respect to manpower and material support of operating capital work and providing required tooling and equipment. Knowledge of all safety rules and work practices.



$81K - $129K