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Job Ref:  31368
Employer:  WSP Group
Country:  United States
City:  Newark
29/09/2016 09:19
WSP | Parsons Brinckerhoff, one of the world's leading engineering and professional services consulting firms, provides services designed to transform the built environment and restore the natural one. The firm's expertise ranges from environmental remediation and urban planning, to engineering iconic buildings and designing sustainable transport networks, to developing the energy sources of the future and enabling new ways of extracting essential resources. Approximately 34,000 employees, including engineers, technicians, scientists, architects, planners, surveyors, program and construction management professionals, as well as various environmental experts, work for this dynamic organization in more than 500 offices across 40 countries worldwide. NA

Parsons Brinckerhoff is seeking an Overhead Contact System (OCS) Engineer with more than 10 years of experience in the design and inspection of catenary system for streetcar, light rail and regional rail systems to join our Pittsburgh, PA or Newark, NJ location. Specific duties of this role include the following:
      • Work independently on catenary projects and also work well within a team environment in modification of new and existing catenary systems;
      • Interact with engineers from other firms as well as transit and rail authorities and heavy rail entities on OCS designs and interfaces with other related disciplines;
      • Develop initial design concepts and labor estimates for proposals;
      • Travel to customer sites to gain an understanding of project requirements;
      • Create and provide presentations of OCS and associated systems designs to customers;
      • Proficient in writing proposals for project pursuits;
      • Travel to job sites may be required.

Job Requirements
Minimum Education / Experience
      • The successful candidate will have minimum 10 years in OCS design and inspection;
      • Bachelor of Science degree in Mechanical Engineering or related discipline, or an equivalent documented degree from a foreign university;
      • Experience with engineering design on streetcar, light rail transit and regional rail design projects;
      • Good verbal and written communication skills;
      • Immediate availability to work in the US;
      • Functional knowledge of Microsoft Office suite of applications;
      • Experience with MicroStation/AutoCAD.
      • Considering local candidates only

Desired Education / Certifications:
      • Professional Engineer license;
      • MS in Mechanical Engineering or related discipline.

This position offers exciting challenges with one of the leading consulting firms. Join our Transit and Rail team for great career opportunities!

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