Grade Crossing Project Manager

  • Fort Worth, TX
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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!

Grade Crossing Engineering Project Manager 

Our Railroad team is seeking a Grade Crossing PM to join our Grade Crossing team in Fort Worth, TX! If you are seeking a rewarding career that offers growth in a technical discipline consider yourself to be passionate about Railroads, and want to contribute to the success of the railroad industry, apply today! 

The ideal candidate for this position will excel in analysis, documentation, and reporting, efficiently manage correspondence, and provide timely progress updates. They ensure tasks are completed within budget and schedule, adhere to quality control procedures and design standards, and demonstrate leadership by supporting and training junior staff.


This role is based at our Fort Worth, TX office and requires travel to various project sites to meet project requirements.

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.

The Impact You Will Have

  • Perform, document, and generate reports that detail analyses, investigations, and computations related to assigned activities.
  • Draft and manage correspondence regarding issues associated with assigned tasks.
  • Regularly report progress on work, the status of remaining tasks within the budget, and address other technical issues to the Project Manager.
  • Implement quality control procedures in accordance with the Project Quality Management Plan.
  • Ensure completion of assigned tasks within the designated schedule and budget.
  • Familiarize oneself with and apply relevant design standards and codes.
  • Assist in training subordinates and offer support as needed.
  • Willingly take on any other duties as assigned by the Project Manager.

What You Will Need

  • Minimum requirement is a Bachelor's degree or a related field
  • Possess intermediate knowledge of appropriate software.
  •  Demonstrate familiarity with applicable codes and standards.
  •  Strong verbal and written communication skills.
  •  Intermediate understanding of the principles and practices relevant to one or more areas of expertise.
  •  Proficiency in software tools such as MicroStation, InRoads, AutoCAD Civil 3D, Windows, and Microsoft Office products. #LI-MM1 

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! 

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

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