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Civil Engineer Management Trainee

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Date: Jun 12, 2019

Location: Atlanta, GA, US, 30309

Company: Norfolk Southern Corp.

Requisition 11731: MT - Industrial Development 


A Day in the Life: Industrial Development Management Trainee

As a management trainee in the Industrial Development department, you will be responsible for the creation of practicable engineering plans for the construction or extension of railroad track sidings into plant sites, as well as and buildings to support the efficient handling of railroad freight traffic. A management trainee analyzes industrial property, produces conceptual engineering plans and provides technical railroad engineering expertise to the department and to industrial prospects.


What makes a successful Management Trainee within Industrial Development?

  • Ability to articulate and possess good interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Ability to use engineering drawing software such as Microstation/AutoCAD
  • Willing to study site information and reference material in order to resolve problems and make layouts suggestions



  • Preferred Level: Bachelor’s Degree (BS)
  • Preferred Majors: Civil Engineering.
Work Environment
  • Environment: Office/Field
  • Shift Work: No
  • On-Call: No
  • Weekend Work: No
Projected Career Path

Management Trainee - Industrial Development Manager - Director Industrial Development


Company Overview

Norfolk Southern Corporation (NYSE: NSC) is one of the nation’s premier transportation companies. Its Norfolk Southern Railway Company subsidiary operates approximately 19,500 route miles in 22 states and the District of Columbia, serves every major container port in the eastern United States, and provides efficient connections to other rail carriers. Norfolk Southern operates the most extensive intermodal network in the East and is a major transporter of coal, automotive, and industrial products.

We are a team of more than 28,000 employees working together to maintain our reputation as "The Thoroughbred of Transportation". As an industry leader, Norfolk Southern offers a competitive salary and an excellent benefits package.

Norfolk Southern is an equal opportunity employer including veterans and disabled.

Nearest Major Market: Atlanta

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