Civil/Highway Engineer - 2019 (ID# 38760) Pittsburgh, PA Category: Civil Engineering Job Type: New Graduate Minimum Experience: 0-1 Required Education: Bachelor's Degree Job Description
Be involved in projects with our Pittsburgh Team and be a part of a growing organization that meets our client's objectives and solves their challenges.
At WSP, we are driven by inspiring the right people to be part of our future-focused business objectives. Our devotion to teamwork has allowed us to build communities and expand our skylines. Here at WSP, anything is within our reach- and yours as a WSP employee. Come join us and help shape the future!
WSP is currently initiating a search for a Civil/Highway Engineer for our Pittsburgh office.
Duties and Responsibilities:
Under close supervision, perform civil/highway design tasks in support of a project's design, including development of horizontal and vertical alignments, grading, drainage, storm water management, right-of-way, earthwork modeling, quantity calculations, construction cost estimation, specifications and utility relocation schemes.
Perform designs using Microstation, InRoads and/or AutoCAD
Possess ability to handle a wide array of projects and multiple assignments
Work with team members to communicate effectively through writing and speaking
Assists more experience engineers in broader engineering activities
Performs routine engineering functions
Prepares basic sketches and performs calculations in support of broader engineer activities
Gathers and records information to be used for writing specifications
Other duties as assigned
Talent is the essence of meeting our client's objectives, goals and challenges. If this sounds like a fit for you, we'd love to have that first discussion of you joining our team.
Bachelors or Master's degree in civil engineering
Effective oral/written communication skills
Knowledge of Microstation, InRoads and AutoCAD or other engineering software
Proficiency with applying AASHTO and PennDOT design standards and guidelines
Proficiency with Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Outlook)
About WSP USA
WSP USA is the U.S. operating company of one of the world's leading engineering and professional services firms. Dedicated to serving local communities, we are engineers, planners, technical experts, strategic advisors and construction management professionals. WSP USA designs lasting solutions in the transportation, buildings, energy, water and environment sectors. With nearly 7,000 people in 100 offices across the U.S., we partner with our clients to help communities prosper. www.wsp.com/usa
WSP provides a progressive mix of benefits including medical, dental 401k and long term disability focused on a providing health and financial stability throughout the employee's career.
At WSP, we want to give our employees the challenges they seek to grow their careers and knowledge base. Your daily contributions to your team will be a key piece in our meeting client objectives, goals and challenges, are you ready to get started?
WSP USA is an Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/Veteran/Disability/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity
The selected candidate must be authorized to work in the United States.
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