Pacific Railway Enterprises, Inc. (PRE), A Woman Owned Corporation specializing in Railroad System Design and Consulting has been in operations since May 1994, provides an array of services to our clients. PRE's staff have amassed an impressive accumulation of railroad communications and signal expertise in the areas of railroad freight, light rail, commuter and transit signal design, inspection, construction management and maintenance services.

  • A Woman Owned Corporation specializing in Railroad Signal Design and Consulting
  • Certified Small Business - CA No. 36200
  • California DBE, NAICS Codes 541330, 541340, 541512
  • Washington DBE No. D2F0024183
  • Texas DBE/WBE - CIN #WFDB91595N0119
  • Oregon DBE/WBE - Certification Number #8559
  • New Mexico DBE No. 18-02-630
  • Utah DBE

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Contracts Administrator


Our railroad systems engineering, and consulting firm is looking for a Contracts Administrator whose primary responsibility will be managing a variety of contracts from government and private entities. Prioritizing tasks, contract management, performing administrative tasks, and working with project managers is integral to performing day to day duties. Most time is spent at a computer workstation in an office environment. If you're the right person for this opportunity, you will have previous experience providing administrative support to a busy office and using Microsoft Office Suite, especially Excel.

Position Type:

  • Full time

Job Start Date:

  • As soon as possible


  • Serve as liaison between client(s) and firm

Contract Administration

  • Review, develop, interpret and manage contracts with clients, project managers and subconsultants
  • Manage paperwork associated with contracts, including but not limited to; Interpret insurance requirements to ensure compliance, Check cost proposals for accuracy, Create cost proposals, Generate and check rate sheets for accuracy, Invoicing/ billing verification
  • Analyze and report on specific risks associated with contracts
  • Ensure submittal package content is complete and technically accurate
  • Technical support in the field as required
  • Respond to any concerns or inquiries

Qualifications and Skill Requirements:

  • Relevant Bachelor’s degree (3.0 minimum GPA – transcripts may be requested)
  • 2-3 years of related administrative experience
  • Ability to adapt to a changing environment and handle multiple priorities
  • Excellent writing and analytical skills
  • Proficient in Excel and other Microsoft Office programs (Word, PowerPoint, etc.)
  • Highly organized and detail oriented
  • Team player with a positive attitude


  • Competitive Salary
  • Health Insurance
  • Paid Vacation
  • Paid Holidays
  • 401K Plan

Relocation pay is not being offered for this position. We are interested in every qualified candidate who is eligible to work in the United States. However, we are not able to sponsor visas. PRE is an equal opportunity employer. PRE is a drug free workplace and adheres to Federal regulations concerning illegal drugs. PRE certifies that it does not unlawfully discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment with regard to race, sex, color, religion, ancestry, national origin, marital status, age (over 40), or disability (including AIDS, and cancer-related medical condition); that it is in compliance with all applicable Federal, state, and local directive and executive orders regarding nondiscrimination in employment; and that it agrees to pursue positively and aggressively the principle of equal opportunity in employment.

Apply for this position

Send your cover letter, resume and unofficial transcripts today to

Interested applicants should immediately submit your resume to:

  • Attn: Robin Cottam
  • 3560 University Avenue, Suite F
  • Riverside, CA 92501
  • Fax: 951-784-4635

No phone calls or personal inquiries, please.


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