Walsh Construction

Track Superintendent

Job Locations US-IL-Chicago
Requisition ID
Position Type
Experienced - Full-Time


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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