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Entry-Level Transportation Engineer

  • Job reference: NA-001965
  • Sector: Roads & Bridges, Transportation
  • Location: Ft Lauderdale
 
SNC-Lavalin’s Atkins business was ranked as the world’s 11th largest global design firm by ENR in 2016 with nearly 18,000 employees worldwide. We have the depth and breadth of expertise to respond to the most technically challenging and time-critical infrastructure projects and the urgent transition to a low-carbon economy.
 
 
Atkins seeks an energetic, highly motivated, detail-oriented, self-starter to join our Fort Lauderdale, FL staff as an Entry-Level Transportation Engineer. In this role, you will be involved on projects related to highway design, roadway geometrics, plans production, general quantities calculations, and other critical elements associated with highway design.
 
 
 
Job Duties:
 
  • Assists in the planning, design, and production of transportation engineering (highway design) drawings.
  • Participates in conducting engineering investigations and planning work by completing well-defined tasks. These tasks may include collection and analysis of data using established procedures, performance of routine calculations, and participation in evaluating the feasibility of alternate solutions.
  • Prepares assigned sections of reports working under the close review of a more experienced professional.
  • Performs data acquisition and analysis, researching the feasibility of alternative design approaches, site conditions, and/or regulatory agency specifications or regulations.
  • Performs engineering calculations.Performs field observations of construction where appropriate
     


Education and Experience:
 
  •  B.S. in Engineering, with an emphasis on transportation elements (vertical and horizontal alignment design).
 
Special Skills:
 
  • Good interpersonal skills and capable of developing technical writing, and communications skills.
  • PC skills required
  • Experience in CADD (Microstation and/or AutoCADD) is desirable
 
 
 
Professional Registration:
 
  • E.I. or EIT desired
Atkins offers its employees a robust rewards package which includes: a competitive salary; a broad benefits package including medical/RX, dental, vision, life, disability, legal, hospitalization and other valuable voluntary options; generous time-off programs; flexible work schedules; 401(k) with employer match; professional and career development opportunities through our corporate university, as well as a highly-regarded tuition reimbursement program; and an unmatched culture focused on client-service, quality, and tireless pursuit of excellence in all we do. Atkins is an equal opportunity, drug-free employer committed to diversity in the workplace.
 
 EOE/Minorities/Females/Vet/Disability.
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