Parsons Corporation Senior Engineer - Bridges - Mechanical in New York, New York
Parsons is seeking a Mechanical Project Engineer for our Mobility Solutions Division. Based in lower Manhattan, New York, NY, this position will include leading junior technical staff in the design and rehabilitation of movable bridges, pressurized piping systems, field inspections, and mechanical applications, while continuing to develop your skills under the direct supervision of our mechanical engineering director. The successful candidate will be an experienced, licensed mechanical engineer who is looking to advance their career and has the communication skills and experience to lead mechanical engineering design for rehabilitation and new movable bridge projects in New York and across the US and Canada.
Provide technical leadership and direction on movable bridge projects
Ensure consistency in project quality
Follow direction from senior staff, and direct the work of junior staff
Ensure that work is completed within budgetary constraints and expectations; implement and administer appropriate project monitoring and control mechanisms
Establish and maintain cooperative and productive relationships with all employees, clients and other stakeholders
Commitment to quality and continuous improvement through innovation and creative thinking
Develop and review plans, calculations, technical specifications, contract documents and engineer’s estimates
Specific Education and Experience Requirements
8+ years of related work experience
BS in Mechanical Engineering required, MS preferred
PE License required
Leading project and staff experience on bridge projects preferred
Technical experience in the area of movable bridge design and rehabilitation a must
Peripheral knowledge of adjacent disciplines (electrical and structural)
Familiarity with AASHTO or AREMA movable bridge specifications
Technical experience with pressurized piping systems, power piping for hydraulics or standpipes preferred
Experience working with NYCDOT, NYSDOT and/or NJT a preferred
Proficiency in Excel, SolidWorks or Autodesk Inventor is a must
Design-build experience is a plus
Core values include safety, quality, integrity, diversity, innovation, and sustainability
Strong, self-motivated leader
Good emotional intelligence skills
Complex and diverse problem solving skills
Organized and disciplined
Ability to deal effectively with different styles of clients and staff
Adaptable to change
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