The Project Engineer is a 1-5 year professional who will assist in McMahon’s Intelligent Transportation Systems (ITS) and Traffic Signals group on a variety of projects under direct supervision of an experienced, licensed professional engineer. The ideal candidate will be working out of our Camp Hill, PA office.
Assist in the design of ITS systems and development of construction plans using Computer Aided Drafting (CAD) software.
Assist in the design of roadway lighting systems using Computer Aided Lighting Analysis (CALA) software and development of construction plans using CAD software.
Assist in the development of bid packages for advertisement by the client.
Become familiar with ITS electrical, communication, and technology components.
Complete engineering analyses and design concepts of ITS system components such as dynamic message signs, CCTV cameras, roadway weather information systems, incident detection, highway lighting, traffic signals, communication systems, etc.
Prepare or modify reports, specifications, construction schedules, plans and designs for projects
Assist with field work, data collection, special studies, ITS planning studies, etc. as needed and required for design and analyses
Draft transmittals, memos, meeting minutes, and response letters
Assist in client contact and communication pertaining to specific projects as necessary
Coordinate with technical staff as necessary
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES:
AutoCAD and/or Microstation experience is a plus
PENNDOT and/or Pennsylvania Turnpike design plan development experience is a plus
Knowledge in communications systems is a plus
Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Powerpoint) skills
Strong oral and written communication skills
Ability to work as part of a team
Ability to define problems, collect data, establish facts and draw valid conclusions to present to supervisors
Organizational skills and attention to detail
Bachelor’s Degree in Civil or Electrical Engineering from an accredited four-year college or university
1 – 5 years’ work experience required
This position has no immediate supervisory responsibilities.
PHYSICAL DEMANDS AND WORKING ENVIRONMENT:
This job operates primarily in a professional office environment. This role requires frequent and prolonged use of standard office equipment such as computers, phones, photocopiers, filing cabinets and fax machines. While performing the duties of this job, the employee occasionally works outside the office and may be exposed to outside weather conditions. This position may include occasional lifting up to 50 pounds.
This position may risk exposure to bright/dim light, noise, fumes, odors, and traffic.
This is a full-time position. The typical work days and hours of work are Monday through Friday, 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM. Some night and weekend work may be required.
Travel is primarily local during the business day, although some out-of-the-area and overnight travel may be required according to the needs of the business.
This company is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We invite resumes from all qualified, interested parties, regardless of race, color, creed, religion, gender, gender identity, national origin, sexual orientation, disability, age, or any other protected classification under federal, state or local law.
While this job description is intended to be an accurate reflection of the job requirements, please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job. Management reserves the right to modify, add, or remove duties from particular jobs and to assign other duties as necessary at any time with or without notice.