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Senior Facilities Designer in Los Angeles, CA , at Gannett Fleming

Date Posted: 8/13/2018

Job Snapshot

What You Will Do

Company Overview

At Gannett Fleming, we believe in improving the lives of the people we serve. We believe in innovation and social responsibility. We believe in the diversity of our team and the creative solutions they provide. We believe in embracing change and emerging technologies while maintaining an unmatched standard of quality. We believe in creating an environment where employees can thrive at home and at work. We believe in engaging our employees, building lasting relationships with our clients, and, in turn, making a difference in the world.

Excellence Delivered As Promised. It’s more than a slogan. It’s our standard. It’s the expectation we place upon ourselves as individuals and as a company. It represents our commitment to our valued clients, industry partners, and employees. It’s our earnest pledge to do what we say. It’s the core of who we are as a firm and the foundation upon which all of our relationships and projects are built.

What You Will Do

Gannett Fleming is looking for an energetic, experienced Facility Design Engineer or Architect interested in the planning and design of vehicle operations and maintenance of Transit and Railroad Maintenance Facilities in our office in Los Angeles CA, or Phoenix, AZ.


  • Identifying, analyzing, and documenting maintenance processes and flows for bus and rail maintenance facilities.
  • Developing maintenance shop layouts, focusing on spatial relationships and sizes (i.e. form, fit, and function of the maintenance shop area).
  • Operations analysis and optimization.
  • Writing reports on maintenance operations and programming requirements.
  • Selecting maintenance equipment and preparing specifications for the equipment.
  • Coordinating with other disciplines in the development of construction drawings and specifications.
  • Occasional travel on a regional basis (up to 25% of time, including overnight) for field work, meetings and presentations with transit clients


Minimum Qualifications

  • Bachelors Degree in Architectural, Industrial, or Mechanical Engineering, or a B.A. in Architecture.
  • Professional Engineering License (PE), or Registered Architect or ability to obtain within 12-24 months
  • 10 years of experience in the planning and design of vehicle operations and maintenance facilities.
  • Experience in bus and/or rail transit operations or related work such as with a public transit agency or equipment manufacturer.
  • Working knowledge of AutoCAD or MicroStation experience required
  • Demonstrated experience in direct client interface, data analysis and report writing.
  • Proficient with MS Office products (Word, Excel, Power Point)
  • Revit (BIM) experience a plus.
  • Capable of using MS Project or Primavera a plus

Life at Gannett Fleming

For more than 100 years, we’ve been a leader in global infrastructure solutions with a focus on planning, design, technology, and construction management services for a diverse array of markets and disciplines. Across more than 60 offices, 2,000+ highly qualified professionals are united in an unyielding commitment to deliver excellence to every client and every project, every day.

Gannett Fleming is an Equal Opportunity Affirmative Action Employer, including veterans and disability status. Gannett Fleming Inc. will not sponsor an employment visa (e.g., H-1B visa), including any visa renewal during employment, for any candidate for this position. No relocation assistance will be provided for this position. Local residents will be given preference.

NO AGENCIES PLEASE: Unsolicited resumes from third party agencies will not be accepted.

Working Hours: 8 AM – 5 PM
Employment Status: Full-Time
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