Transportation Contract Compliance

Job Summary:

This role will support our transportation and infrastructure practice and will focus on design and construction contract compliance, capital project management, inspections, safety and security certifications, quality management, grant funding, project controls and processes, maintenance and other compliance related types of assessments for all modes of transportation capital development including airports, bridges/highways, and rail.

Qualification and Job Requirements:

  • Applicant should have a minimum of 6 years professional experience in public transportation
  • Review inspection and quality management plans
  • Review project and construction management plans
  • Conduct on-site visits and data collection
  • Review changes to project scope, schedule, and risks
  • Conduct on-site monitoring of DBE participation
  • Perform compliance reviews of DBE commercially useful function inclusion
  • Awareness of typical preliminary and operational hazards associated with rail transit
  • Understanding of typical FAA and FTA grant funding
  • Understanding of rail transit safety and security, state safety oversight, maintenance and operations, and rule compliance
  • Conduct quality control for scope assignments, written materials and reports
  • Prepare and give presentation to senior management, community members, stakeholders and policy makers on project progress, current status and recommendations
  • Applicant must be well-rounded in all aspects of the construction industry, contract compliance and federal contracting
  • Understanding of overall project execution, including budgeting, project forecasting, cost control, schedule, and anticipated cost
  • Support preparation of audit reports and memos for internal and/or external use
  • Able to work independently, with some oversight and in a team environment displaying initiative and independent thinking
  • Must have a good work ethic and integrity, dependable, adaptable, cooperative, and motivated to take on new responsibilities
  • Willingness to join a growing capital project consulting business with excellent history, reputation and growth potential opportunities
  • Bachelor’s degree in construction management, engineering,, planning, transit operations or related field required

Other Skills and Abilities:

  • Ability to solve practical problems and deal with a variety of discrete and indiscrete variables in situations where only limited standardization exists
  • Effective communicator at all levels within the organization, and externally, with strong oral and written skills
  • Must be highly organized, able to prioritize competing demands, detail-oriented, maintain accuracy and self-check work
  • Self-starter but can function effectively as part of a team
  • Strong problem-solving skills
  • Good judgment and influencing skills
  • Excellent training and presentation skills
  • General knowledge of computer applications including Microsoft Office Suite
  • Develop and maintain positive professional relationships both internally & externally

Company Benefits:

Competitive salary and benefits including paid vacation and sick leave, major holidays, medical/dental insurance, flexible spending accounts (FSA), 401K and profit sharing plan. To learn more about the firm, please visit www.talsonsolutions.com.

To apply for this position please send resume and qualifications to careers@talsonsolutions.com