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Project Engineer (Design)

Department: Design
Location: West Palm Beach, FL
Job ID: 667038

Project Engineer - West Palm Beach, FL

Position Summary

McMahon Associates, Inc. specializes in Transportation Engineering and Planning. We are seeking Project Engineers for our West Palm Beach, FL office to provide engineering services on all phases of an assigned project under an experienced professional.

Core Responsibilities

Duties and Responsibilities include:

  • Use computer assisted engineering and design software to complete public highway/roadway construction drawings, specifications and reports.
  • Complete highway/transportation engineering analyses and designs with supervision.
  • Evaluate, select and adapt standard techniques, procedures and criteria to complete work on projects.
  • Prepare pavement markings, traffic control, right-of-way, erosion and sediment control and environmental permitting plans.
  • Draft transmittals, memos, meeting minutes.
  • Interpret guidelines, procedures and manuals.
  • Assist in client contact and communication pertaining to specific projects as necessary.
  • Provide technical support and guidance to Staff Engineers and Co-ops/Interns on an as needed basis.
  • Prepare and sit for P.E. Exam.
  • Be aware of budget hours vs. time to complete tasks.

THIS POSITION REPORTS TO A SENIOR PROJECT MANAGER, AND DOES NOT SUPERVISE ANY OTHER PERSONNEL.

Are You Qualified?

REQUIREMENTS: Bachelor's degree or higher in Civil Engineering or any related Transportation or Engineering field of study providing the required knowledge and abilities, plus at least one (1) year of experience in the job offered or in any related position(s) providing the required skills and abilities.

Employer will accept either a three- or four-year degree, and will accept a foreign degree.

Position also requires passing the Fundamentals of Engineering (FE) Exam in the Civil discipline ("FE Civil") administered by the National Council of Examiners for Engineering and Surveying (NCEES) in any state.

Qualified candidates must also have experience and demonstrable knowledge and proficiency (through education or employment) with the following:

Demonstrated ability to define problems, collect data, establish facts and draw valid conclusions to present to Supervisors.
Proficient knowledge of computer-aided software, specifically MicroStation/GEOPAK.
Hydroplaning Analysis.
Federal and State ADA Standards and Guidelines.

PHYSICAL DEMANDS AND WORKING ENVIRONMENT:

While performing the duties of this job, the employee occasionally works in the field and may be exposed to outside weather conditions. Work requires frequent and prolonged computer use.

May require occasional lifting up to 25 pounds.

ENVIRONMENTAL HAZARDS:

This position may risk exposure to bright/dim light, noise, fumes, odors, and traffic.

Must have a valid driver's license.

Additional Information: 

Job Site: 2090 Palm Beach Lakes Blvd. Suite 400, West Palm Beach, FL 33409.
No travel; no telecommuting.
No phone calls or e-mails. 
Mail resumes to:  ATTN: HR, McMahon Associates, Inc., 425 Commerce Drive, Suite 200, Fort Washington, PA 19034

Must be legally authorized to work in the United States without sponsorship.

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