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The Walsh Group Track Superintendent in Chicago, Illinois


Walsh is currently seeking a Track Superintendent for the Red/Purple Modernization CTA project in Chicago, IL.

Are you someone that will take ownership for ensuring things are handled right? Do you trust your instincts to ensure that a project is carried out safely? Do you strive to finish projects on schedule and on budget to the highest standard of quality? If yes, then keep reading!

As a fourth-generation, family-owned business, Walsh recruits individuals who are seeking a small company feel with a large company backing. Walsh is a successful fast-growing company at the forefront of technology and is committed to being the employer of choice to our employees and the builder of choice to our customers.

Walsh is a company where, when you work hard, you will be recognized. If this sounds like you, please apply!


  • Participate in meetings with client, subcontracted engineering firms, and suppliers

  • Analyze and review project technical documents as delivered by engineering firms to ensure that proposed technical solutions are competitive

  • Perform in-depth review of drawings, designs and contract documentation

  • Working with the project team to develop process plans for all track operations, including equipment selection and procurement

  • Plan and supervise all construction efforts in the field to ensure work is performed in accordance with design, budget and schedule

  • Review and monitor quality standards of all work, including sub-contractor performances

  • Review weekly reports showing progresses made vs resources used and take any proper actions to ensure we meet our targets

  • Monitor job schedules and coordinate sub-contractors' work and suppliers' deliveries and equipment needs, taking appropriate action as necessary

  • Ensure all field personnel comply with, project procedures, safety program and work rules, taking corrective action as necessary


  • 10 years of construction experience

  • 3 years of experience with transit system trackwork construction & supervising track crews

  • Experience with Direct Fixation Trackwork preferred

  • Experience with a Union environment is preferred

  • Self-motivated

  • Leadership skills

  • Communication skills

  • Decision making skills

The Walsh Group offers competitive wages and benefits, including:

  • Medical, Dental & Vision Insurance

  • Generous Vacation Time & Paid US Holidays

  • Company 401(k) Matching Contributions

  • Flexible Spending Accounts (FSA)

  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)

  • Commuter Benefits Program

  • Maternity Leave Policy

  • Short and Long-Term Disability Insurance

  • Term Life and AD&D Insurance

If hired by The Walsh Group, you must be in compliance with your employment location’s COVID-19 related requirements, if any.

The Walsh Group, Ltd. Is committed to providing equal opportunity to qualified applicants with disabilities to compete for jobs. To request a reasonable accommodation in completing this application, please contact the Human Resources Department at 312-563-5905 or hr@walshgroup.com .

An Equal Opportunity Employer, Disability/Veteran

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Job Locations US-IL-Chicago

Requisition ID 2022-7772

Position Type Experienced - Full-Time

Category Superintendent

Division Transportation