We are looking for an Entry Level Highway Engineer in our Pittsburgh, PA Office.
TranSystems is seeking a Highway Engineer responsible for assisting in the design and preparation of plan submissions related to interstate and arterial roadway design, complex highway interchanges, local roadways, bridge replacements/rehabilitations, and intersection projects for PennDOT, PA Turnpike and other various public agencies. This is a technical position. This position is based out of the Pittsburgh Office in Two Gateway Center.
Bachelor’s degree in the civil engineering field
1-5 years of design experience
Communication (written and verbal) skills; ability to be a team player; display of high energy; and problem solving skills
Registration as an EIT
Experience in MicroStation, In Roads, AutoTab, AutoTurn, HEC-RAS, and MS Office
Familiarity with PennDOT / PA Turnpike procedures, policies, standards, and publications
General Duties & Responsibilities
1. Perform detailed roadway calculations.
2. Construction support - field investigations and inspections.
3. Assist with computation of plan quantities to support cost estimates.
4. Support completion of final submittal documents for design and/or rehabilitation projects.
5. Preparation of plans using Microstation and other design software.
6. Progresses from simple to moderately complex projects under general supervision.
7. Works well independently and in team environment.
8. Commitment to quality work and timely communication.
The work environment and physical demands described here are representative of those encountered while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. The employee is occasionally exposed to moving mechanical parts and outside weather conditions. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate, however, construction and field assignments can be severe (construction equipment, jack hammers, etc).
While performing the duties of this job the employee frequently is required to stand, walk, talk or hear, and drive a car. The employee is occasionally required climb or balance, stoop, kneel, or crawl. The employee must regularly lift and/or move 10-25 pounds.
Travel Requirements: None
Referral Bonus: ((refBonus))
TranSystems is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of age, race, religion, color, sex, national origin, marital status or physical or mental disability. In compliance with the Immigration Reform and Control Act of 1986, we will hire only U.S. citizens and aliens lawfully authorized to work in the United States (if the position is or will be one which is subject to U.S. law).