Associate Highway Engineer

at Parsons Corporation in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job Description

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When it comes to what you want in your career, if you can imagine it, you can do it at Parsons. Imagine a career working with intelligent, diverse people sharing a common quest. Imagine a workplace where you can be yourself. Where you can thrive. Where you can find your next, right now. We’ve got what you’re looking for.

Job Description:

Parsons is looking for a talented recent civil engineering graduate Transportation Engineer to join our team! In this role you will be involved in transportation projects that will improve how people get around Chicago and throughout the Midwest.

What You’ll Be Doing:

+ Preparation of plans, sketches, and details for transportation projects primarily involving roadways utilizing CADD and other technical tools.

+ Assist with engineering calculations, material quantity takeoffs, cost estimates, and schedules.

+ Assist with the preparation of design, drainage, traffic, crash, and other technical reports including report text, exhibits, and other investigations.

+ Provide input and technical knowledge to support other staff working on the same project including interaction with all levels of design professionals and disciplines.

What Required Skills You’ll Bring:

+ BSCE and coursework that supports transportation related projects including roadway, drainage, and traffic engineering.

+ CADD experience (preferably MicroStation) and ability to learn new software.

+ 0 to 3 years of related experience post-graduation.

What Desired Skills You’ll Bring:

+ Transportation engineering experience gained through an internship

+ EIT or the desire and ability to obtain it within 6 months

+ Good interpersonal skills and desire to work with a team of technical experts.

+ Technical accuracy and desire to continually improve skills.

Minimum Clearance Required to Start:

Not Applicable/None

This position is part of our Critical Infrastructure team.

For more than 75 years, our experts have designed and delivered the critical infrastructure that connects and protects communities around the world. We work in diverse, collaborative teams, both within the company and with our partners and customers, to plan, design, build, and modernize infrastructure. We take special pride in projects and solutions that improve communities as well as people’s quality of life by promoting economic growth, enhancing mobility, and increasing sustainability and resiliency. Powered by our people, we provide the imagination necessary to support our customers’ visions-and to help them see new possibilities.

Salary Range:

$24.18 – $42.31

We value our employees and want our employees to take care of their overall wellbeing, which is why we offer best-in-class benefits such as medical, dental, vision, paid time off, Employee Stock Ownership Plan (ESOP), 401(k), life insurance, flexible work schedules, and holidays to fit your busy lifestyle!

The position may require a COVID vaccination or an approved accommodation/exemption for a disability/medical condition or religious belief as required by customer requirements and some cases federal, state, provincial or local mandates.

Parsons is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity, equity, inclusion, and accessibility in the workplace. Diversity is ingrained in who we are, how we do business, and is one of our company’s core values. Parsons equally employs representation at all job levels for minority, female, disabled, protected veteran and LGBTQ+.

We truly invest and care about our employee’s wellbeing and provide endless growth opportunities as the sky is the limit, so aim for the stars! Imagine next and join the Parsons quest-APPLY TODAY!About Us

Parsons is a digitally enabled solutions provider focused on the defense, security, and infrastructure markets. With nearly 75 years of experience, Parsons is uniquely qualified to deliver cyber/converged security, technology-based intellectual property, and other innovative services to federal, regional, and local government agencies, as well as to private industrial customers worldwide.

Parsons is an equal opportunity, drug-free employer committed to diversity in the workplace. Minority/Female/Disabled/Protected Veteran/LGBTQ+.

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Job Posting: JC251533589

Posted On: Nov 22, 2023

Updated On: Feb 23, 2024

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