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Project Director, Metrorail Phase 2 Package A
Metropolitan Washington Airports Authority

Company Description

The Airports Authority operates a two-airport system Reagan National and Dulles International airports, which provides domestic and international air service for the mid-Atlantic region. The Airports Authority consists of more than 1,400 employees in a structure that includes central administration, airports management and operations, and police and fire departments.  In addition to operating Reagan National and Dulles, the Airports Authority is responsible for the daily operation, maintenance and control of the Dulles Toll Road, along with the management of the Dulles Corridor Metrorail project to extend Metrorail service to Dulles Airport and Loudoun County.




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$153000.00 - $246000.00  year

Project Director, Metrorail Phase 2 Package A


Serves as Project Director, Metrorail Phase 2 Package A for the Dulles Corridor Metrorail Project (Project) in the Office of Engineering, Metropolitan Washington Airports Authority (Airports Authority).  Exercises functional responsibility for the management and control of all planning, design, and construction of Phase 2 Package A for the Project.  Ensures, with assistance from others, that all functional responsibilities are legally/regulatory compliant, transparent, ethical, teamwork- and customer service-oriented and are executed so as to meet the Project schedule.  Performs related functions.

Directs all planning, design and construction of the Dulles Corridor Metrorail Project Phase 2 Package A.  Supervises and serves as Contracting Officer’s Technical Representative for the Project Package A design-build contractor [Capital Rail Constructors (CRC)].   Coordinates and works closely with the Project Director, Metrorail Phase 2 Package B and design-build contractor (Hensel Phelps) and the Phase 2/Package S design-build contractor (Atlantic Contracting and Material Company). [Package A requirements include all work necessary to design-build the Silver Line from the Phase 1 endpoint to Virginia Route 772.  Package B requirements include rail tracks and supporting infrastructure for the maintenance and storage of railcars; railcar service and inspection facilities, including the yard control tower; transportation and police facilities, including railcar boarding platforms and canopies; maintenance of way facility; materials warehouse facility; rail systems and equipment for traction power, train control, and communications; roadway construction and improvements; drainage and stormwater management facilities; and utility connections and relocations. Package S requirements include removal of approximately 1.3 million cubic yards of soil currently stockpiled at the Maintenance Facility site; transport  and permanent placement of this soil at up to four different locations on the Washington Dulles International Airport property; restoration of the maintenance facility site to a condition that supports the construction of the Phase 2 Package B maintenance facility at this location; and construction, maintenance and restoration of haul roads within specified limits as necessary to accommodate the soil relocation.]


A Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering or an equivalent combination of education, experience and training that totals 4 years.   Ten years of progressively responsible experience (with emphasis in civil and structural engineering with specialized experience in heavy rail engineering and construction).  Licensure as a Professional Engineer (PE) in the Commonwealth of Virginia or ability to obtain licensure within 180 days from the date of the Final Offer Letter.   Education, experience or training indicating the ability to perform successfully as a second level supervisor such as the ability to plan/assign/review work, deploy personnel, monitor work operations, obtain effective results and perform a full array of supervisory personnel functions.

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