Graduate electrical engineer - rail and transit
Regular (US only)
Mott MacDonald is currently seeking an energetic and enthusiastic entry-level Electrical Engineer interested in transportation infrastructure projects in a dynamic work environment based on the West Coast in Seattle, Washington. This position would be attractive for graduate/junior engineers looking for a diverse career in transit electrification works.
Duties will include but not be limited to:
Participation in the planning and design of rail projects with a focus on the electrification systems.
Assisting project managers and engineers with preparing technical reports, drawings/models, specifications, and calculations.
Working on projects of increasing difficulty, with work being reviewed by a supervisor(s).
Independently evaluating, selecting, and applying standard engineering techniques in making adaptations and modifications.
Compiling and computing a variety of engineering data including simulations.
Provide support to project management and project control tasks.
Conducts site visits for the purposes of observing and documenting observations.
Gathering and maintaining specified records of engineering data such as tests, drawings, etc.
Attending meetings with Clients and Contractors, together with senior team members.
Coordinating with other engineering disciplines.
We want you to have a desire to make a difference in the world, sharing the values we believe in. Our purpose is to improve society by considering social outcomes in everything we do, relentlessly focusing on excellence and digital innovation, transforming our clients' businesses, our communities and employee opportunities.
You should be able to demonstrate your interest in electrical engineering through relevant experience, such as studying relevant modules or previous work experience (internships or full-time professional work).
We are looking for graduates with the following characteristics:
B.S. Degree in Electrical Engineering from an ABET accredited engineering program
Strong desire and motivation for obtaining PE License
Experience in MATLAB is desirable
0-3 years' experience in engineering, preferably with an interest or prior work experience in transportation engineering
Involvement with professional organization(s), preferred
Experience using AutoCAD and/or MicroStation
Proficient in Microsoft Office products (Word, Excel, PowerPoint)
Excellent verbal and written communication skills, which allow you to confidently liaise with clients and team members
Methodical approach to problem solving
Ability to use your initiative to undertake tasks efficiently and independently
Adaptable and flexible to working on multiple assignments and with different team members
Benefits: 401k, medical, dental and vision insurance, STD/LTD disability, holiday, vacation and sick time, parental leave and company paid life insurance
Here at Mott MacDonald, we are experts in engineering, management, and development services supporting multisector project work in over 150 countries. One of the largest employee-owned companies in the world, we pride ourselves in our ability to deliver exceptional outcomes through the connected thinking of our 16,000+ talented consultants. Sustainability and innovation are at the heart of all of our sectors which, in North America include Advisory, Built Environment, Energy, Transportation, and Water.
Equality, diversity and inclusion
We put equality, diversity and inclusion at the heart of our business, seeking to promote fair employment procedures and practices to ensure equal opportunities for all. We encourage individual expression in our workplace and are committed to creating an inclusive environment where everyone feels they have the opportunity to contribute.
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All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, protected veteran status, creed, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, citizenship status or disability status.
At Mott MacDonald, we believe it makes business sense for you and your manager to choose how you can work most effectively to meet your client, team and personal commitments. We embrace agility, flexibility and trust.
More about Mott MacDonald
We're a global engineering, management and development consultancy.
Our purpose is to improve society by considering social outcomes in everything we do, relentlessly focusing on excellence and digital innovation, transforming our clients' businesses, our communities and employee opportunities.
A fundamental part of this is respecting each person's differences and striving to meet their needs.
Our values: progress, respect, integrity, drive, excellence
Rail and metros
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, protected veteran status, creed, marital status, sexual orientation, citizenship status or disability status.