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Entry-Level Transportation Engineer

  • Job reference: NA-001965
  • Sector: Roads & Bridges, Transportation
  • Location: Ft Lauderdale
Atkins (a member of SNC Lavalin Group) people are passionate about problem solving. How will rapidly growing cities in the developing world cope with accelerated urbanization? How do we transition to a low carbon economy? Our talented and enthusiastic team of experts is helping our clients uncover the answers. Could you help us get there?
We’re one of the world’s largest design, engineering, and project management consultants. We offer our graduates a wide range of exciting career options backed by flexible training programs. You’ll join one of our 70 offices across North America and you’ll gain experience on complex, high profile infrastructure projects here and possibly, abroad.
Join Atkins and let us help you build the road to your future!
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.
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