Transit Systems 2019-08-05 2019-09-09

Sr. Mechanical Engineer - Auto Systems

Company: Santa Clara Valley Transportation Authority View more listings
Location: SAN JOSE, California
Job Status: Full-time
Job ID: 115276
Website: http://www.vta.org

Santa Clara Valley Transportation Authority in San Jose, CA is seeking a well-qualified Senior Mechanical Engineer - Auto Systems to add to its team.

Definition

Under direction, to plan, organize and direct the engineering work involved in the development of design specifications for transit vehicles (buses, autos, support vehicles) and in the performance evaluation of present vehicles; to provide technical advice and information to fleet maintenance management.

Distinguishing Characteristics

This class differs from the Associate Mechanical Engineer – Automotive Systems in that the latter works under supervision as a journey engineer on assigned tasks or as a project supervisor. The former class works independently and has total technical responsibility for transit fleet design specifications.

Classification Bargaining Unit: TAEA

Employment Standards Training and experience equivalent to graduation from college with major work in mechanical engineering, automotive engineering, or related field and five years of professional mechanical engineering experience in automotive systems or related field including experience in a capacity offering opportunity to demonstrate supervisory ability.

Registration as a professional Mechanical Engineer is required for this position.

Only on-line applications are accepted for VTA positions. In order to obtain further information or to apply, please click on the following link: https://www.governmentjobs.com/careers/vtasantaclara/jobs/2437691/senior-mechanical-engineer-auto-systems?page=3&pagetype=jobOpportunitiesJobs

Transit Job Listing - Sr. Mechanical Engineer - Auto Systems