Public Projects Representative

  • Roseville, CA
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Benesch is a growing, multi-disciplined planning, engineering, and professional services firm. We enhance infrastructure and communities across the country – creating spaces and providing connections in ways that make a difference.

We pride ourselves on being nimble enough to remain responsive to client needs, yet large enough to offer exceptional bench strength. As a member of our team, you’ll have an opportunity to draw from those resources when you need them, and likewise, contribute your expertise when you have something to share.

At Benesch, we are looking for candidates with varied backgrounds and worldviews. Diverse ideas come from diverse people, and we are committed to offering an inclusive work environment where everyone feels valued and respected. Statistics show that women and underrepresented groups are less likely to apply for a position if they don’t meet 100% of the qualifications. If this statement resonates with you – don’t be so hard on yourself. Apply for the job!

Public Project Representative 

We are currently seeking a motivated individual to join our esteemed Railroad team as a Public Project Representative. This entry-level position provides an exceptional foundation for career growth within the dynamic and ever-evolving railroad industry. As a valued member of our Railroad team, you will actively participate and engage in various construction management activities, contributing to the development and success of rail projects.

Benesch’s Railroad Division is made up of highly skilled rail professionals, many of whom are former employees of operating railroads. This firsthand experience working to design and maintain active rail systems uniquely equips our team to develop innovative solutions to a wide variety of rail projects.

If you are an ambitious individual seeking a career opportunity in construction management within the dynamic railroad industry, we invite you to apply.


This full-time position offers a hybrid schedule working in our Roseville, CA office. 

The Impact You Will Have: 

  • Collaborate with the project team to ensure the successful execution of construction management activities.
  • Contribute to the development and implementation of project plans, strategies, and schedules.
  • Ensure completion of assigned tasks within the allotted schedule and budget while also reviewing and ensuring the adequacy of the budget and schedule as per project requirements
  • Conduct thorough assessments and inspections of construction sites to ensure compliance with project specifications and industry standards.
  • Prepare comprehensive reports and documentation, accurately capturing project progress, challenges, and solutions.
  • Collaborate with stakeholders, including clients, contractors, and regulatory agencies, to maintain positive working relationships.
  • Assist in resolving any issues or conflicts that arise during project development and construction phases.
  • Stay updated on industry trends, regulations, and best practices, continually expanding your knowledge and expertise.
  • Support the team in implementing innovative solutions and strategies to optimize project outcomes.

What We Are Looking For: 

  • Minimum High School Diploma required, AAS preferred
  • A desire to build a career in construction management within the railroad/engineering industry.
  • Proficient application of construction fundamentals, employing sound principles to project execution.
  • Sound knowledge of construction instruments and tools, leveraging their potential to support project objectives.
  • Solid understanding of measurement techniques, facilitating accurate quantification and assessment of construction work.
  • Strong knowledge of applicable codes and standards, ensuring compliance and adherence to industry regulations.
  • Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written, with the ability to collaborate effectively with diverse stakeholders.
  • Detail-oriented mindset, ensuring accuracy and precision in project assessments, documentation, and reporting.
  • Demonstrated problem-solving skills and the ability to think creatively to overcome challenges.
  • Strong organizational skills, allowing you to manage multiple tasks and priorities concurrently.
  • A team-oriented approach, fostering collaboration and cooperation among project team members.  #LI-MM1 

The expected compensation range for this position is displayed in accordance with the California Equal Pay Act.  The final agreed-upon compensation is based on numerous factors, including but not limited to individual education, qualifications, prior work experience, and geographic location. The total annual compensation package will consist of a base salary, overtime, and bonuses. 

California Pay Transparency

$32$38 USD

Explore the Benefits of working at Benesch! 

Benesch is a great company to work for! Our comprehensive benefits package includes paid over-time, exceptional retirement fund contributions, flexible schedules, wellness incentives, and all-around great people to work with. Take your career to the next level by applying today.

Our benefits package is designed to take care of our employees. The health and wellness of our employees is essential to their success both personally and professionally. That is why we invest in our employees’ well-being by providing a comprehensive benefits package to help them live a healthy lifestyle. Each option can be customized to meet the needs of our employees and their families. 

Benesch offers a generous paid time benefits plan that increases throughout your career plus several paid holidays.  Our benefits include medical, dental, and vision benefits. We also include company-paid life insurance, short term, and long-term disability plans. Benesch offers a 401K plan and profit-sharing contributions to the 401K plan with the potential of 9% total employer contribution to your retirement savings!! 

From insurance and retirement plan to our wellness programs, we provide employee benefits that meet your wants and needs. Click here to learn more about some of the benefits of working at Benesch! 

If you are based in California, we encourage you to read this important information for California residents linked here.

Benesch is an Equal Employment Opportunity/ Affirmative Action/ Disability/ Protected Veteran Employer. Qualified applicants are evaluated without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, political affiliation or belief, sexual orientation, age, gender identity, disability, status as a protected veteran, or any other protected characteristic. For more information about your EEO rights as an applicant under the law, please download the below documents:

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We will be accepting applications on an ongoing basis until a candidate is found.

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