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VRE IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER.  ALL QUALIFIED APPLICANTS WILL RECEIVE CONSIDERATION FOR EMPLOYMENT WITHOUT REGARD TO RACE, COLOR, RELIGION, SEX, SEXUAL ORIENTATION, GENDER IDENTITY, NATIONAL ORIGIN, DISABILITY, STATUS AS A PROTECTED VETERAN, OR ANY OTHER STATUS PROTECTED BY APPLICABLE FEDERAL LAW.

 


 

PROJECT MANAGER – DESIGN & CONSTRUCTION

Immediate Availability  

The Virginia Railway Express (VRE), a growing commuter rail operation connecting Washington, DC with Northern Virginia and surrounding counties, is in need of a Project Manager of Design & Construction, an experienced professional who will provide engineering and construction management leadership on VRE capital projects. Assists in development and review of design and engineering documents pertaining to railroad, railroad facilities and station construction and maintenance projects. Functions as lead project manager for multiple projects simultaneously during the design and construction phases. This position reports to our Headquarters in Alexandria, VA.

A strong portfolio of rail or transit experience and familiarity with VRE is highly desired. A Bachelor’s Degree in Civil Engineering or a closely related field is required. A minimum of eight (8) years of progressively responsible design and/or construction experience required with at least two (2) years of which have been in a supervisory or project lead capacity. Must possess registration as a Professional Engineer (PE) from the Commonwealth of Virginia or be a registered PE in another state with the capability of acquiring Virginia registration within six months of hire.   

Must be able to work flexible hours demanded by a transit operation environment. Must also possess a valid driver’s license, current auto insurance, and maintain a safe driving record at all times during employment with VRE. For the complete job description, please see our website: www.vre.org. Full time position with great benefits. Projected hiring range: $93,906.69 thru $135,000, depending upon prior experience and education.

VRE is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identify, national origin, disability, status as a protected veteran, or any other status protected by applicable federal law. Qualified candidates interested in applying should submit by e-mail a professional styled cover letter, resume and three confidential references (to include their address, phone & e-mail) to:

Human Resources Administrator

1500 King St. Suite 202

Alexandria, VA  22314

E-mail: hr@vre.org
 



SENIOR COMMUNICATIONS SPECIALIST

Immediate Availability  

The Virginia Railway Express (VRE), a growing commuter rail operation connecting Washington, DC with Northern Virginia and surrounding counties, is in need of two experienced professionals who will perform multiple roles in the areas of customer communications and commuter rail operations: Monitors train operations and proactively addresses issues such as delays, disruptions, or crisis. Coordinates communication with train crews, host railroads, partnering agencies or other entities; provides information to staff and the public.  Assists with all passenger communication efforts, to include answering phone calls, responding to emails, handling office visits, social media, Train Talk and vre.org.  May also assist with a variety of public events and initiatives. This position reports to our Headquarters in Alexandria, VA.

Work experience in a transit operating environment and familiarity with VRE is highly desired. A Bachelor’s degree in a relevant field and at least 3 years of related operations and communications experience is required. Must be able to work flexible hours demanded by a transit operation environment. Must attain/renew Rules Certification on CSX, NS and Amtrak Railroads within one year of start date. Must also possess a valid driver’s license, current auto insurance, and maintain a safe driving record at all times during employment with VRE. For the complete job description, please see our website: www.vre.org. Full time position with great benefits. Projected hiring range: $53,767 - $75,000, depending upon prior experience and education.

VRE is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identify, national origin, disability, status as a protected veteran, or any other status protected by applicable federal law. Veterans are encouraged to apply.  Background checks are performed on all new employees. No inquiring phone calls will be accepted in response to this ad.  Qualified candidates interested in applying should submit by e-mail or mail a professional styled cover letter, resume, and three confidential references (to include their address, phone & e-mail) to:

 

Human Resources Administrator

1500 King St. Suite 202

Alexandria, VA  22314

E-mail: hr@vre.org

 


 

 


If interested in applying for a crew member position for the VRE, please send your resume to Keolis at the email address below:

ksrv_resumes@keolisna.com

To inquire about other positions within Keolis, please visit their website at the link below:

http://www.keolisnorthamerica.com/careers/