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Project Engineer

SUMMARY

The Project Engineer position performs a variety of engineering duties including field inspection, material testing, evaluation, analysis, design, and technical document preparation under the direction of a higher-level engineer. To fulfill these obligations, Project Engineers must be able to conduct assigned engineering work in compliance with applicable codes, accepted engineering practices, and internal procedures and standards.

TYPICAL DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Performs field inspection and evaluation of structures under direction of a higher-level engineer.
  • Performs testing of materials and incorporates results into reports under direction of a higher-level engineer.
  • Performs complex engineering computations involving conventional engineering practices under direction of a higher-level engineer.
  • Prepares comprehensive engineering documents including inspection reports, design plans and specifications under direction of a higher-level engineer.
  • Actively participates in internal project meetings and works to actively resolve project issues.
  • Actively promotes a safe work culture.

EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE

Bachelor's degree and/or master’s degree in civil, structural or ocean engineering from an accredited four-year university and 0 – 4 years of engineering experience.

REQUIRED CERTIFICATES, LICENSES & REGISTRATIONS

  • Engineer-In-Training (EIT) or the ability to obtain within 6 months
  • Valid US Driver’s License

ADDITIONAL CERTIFICATES, LICENSES & REGISTRATIONS

  • FHWA-NHI #130055 – Safety Inspection of In-Service Bridges
  • FHWA-NHI #130053 – Bridge Inspection Refresher
  • FHWA-NHI #130078 – Fracture Critical Inspection Techniques for Steel Bridges
  • FHWA-NHI #130087 – Ancillary Highway Structures
  • FHWA-NHI #130091 – Underwater Bridge Inspection
  • ADCI Commercial Diver
  • SPRAT Rope Access Technician
  • OSHA 30 Hour Construction Safety Course
  • NASBLA Boater Safety Course
  • First Aid, CPR & O2 Provider
  • TWIC Card
  • Valid US Passport
  • Commercial DOT Medical card

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Technical knowledge, experience, and capabilities in area of practice.
  • Proficiency in computer assisted engineering and office software and equipment.
  • Excellent communication skills (verbal and written) in the English language.
  • Ability to define problems, collect/interpret data, evaluate facts, and draw valid conclusions.
  • Good organization skills.

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS, WORK ENVIRONMENT & SAFETY

The duties of this position require the employee to regularly sit; stand; walk; use hands, reach with hands and arms, and talk and hear. This position may require the employee to lift and/or move up to 25 pounds, and occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds. Specific vision abilities required for this position include close vision, distance vision, color vision, depth perception, and the ability to adjust focus. While in the field, the employee may be required to walk in rugged conditions, work in adverse weather conditions, and stand up to eight hours or more at a time. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the required duties of this position.

This position requires maintaining current industry knowledge and expertise through active involvement in professional organizations and/or other activities that may require additional and/or flexible working hours. The ability and availability to readily work overtime and perform duties outside of normal working hours may be required to fulfill the responsibilities of this position. Travel inside and outside of the continental U.S. may be required.

Employee safety and security are critical parts of our company core values. Accountability, positive attitude, proactive communication, continuous improvement, and teamwork promote safe conditions and safe actions. Safety, Health, and Environment are part of our company culture, and adherence and participation are required for all employees.
 

SCREENING

All applicants must pass a background check and pre-employment drug screen as well as random drug screens throughout employment.

EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY

Marine Solutions is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, age, gender identity, national origin, disability, status as a protected veteran, or any other factor protected by federal, state, or local laws.


Nearest Major Market: Lexington