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Engineer - Electrical - Rail (Traction Power Systems)

Why Choose HNTB?
For more than a century, HNTB has helped deliver infrastructure solutions that best meet the unique needs of our clients. With client relationships spanning decades, we understand infrastructure life cycles and have the perspective to solve technical challenges with clarity and imagination. We are far more than a design firm. We see and help address far-reaching issues of financing, legislation, design, construction, community outreach and ongoing operations. As employee-owners committed to the highest levels of performance, we enable clients to achieve their goals and inspiring visions.
At HNTB, we?re encouraged to go beyond discovering mere solutions that will impact our very landscape. We are encouraged to ask, ?What if?? Our HNTB family fosters an inventive and resourceful commitment to finding unique answers to complex problems. We believe that the act of wondering sparks creativity. We will work to foster your creativity, career and personal growth. Come join HNTB and unleash your spark of imagination.
For you, ?together? can mean the chance to put together an exciting career. At HNTB ?together? also means collaborating across geographies and disciplines within the firm. And ?together? means that we are partners with our clients. Our goals are linked, and their success is our success. ?Together? means that we are engaged in the communities we serve ? we live there ? and are committed to their growth and development.
Overview
The time is right to join HNTB! We are seeking an Electrical Engineer - Rail (Traction Power Systems) in our Chelmsford, MA office.
Job Summary
Assists assigned department by performing basic engineering-related tasks including research, development, design and delivery on assigned project(s).
Essential Responsibilities
+ Contributes to the preparation or modification of reports, plans and designs for projects.
+ Assists in the preparation of project quantity and cost estimates.
+ Performs other duties as assigned.
Additional Responsibilities
+ Work with more experienced engineers and contribute to engineering designs for projects
+ Perform design calculations and conduct investigative analyses toward completion of assigned design tasks, and direct preparation of design specifications for power related work
+ Organize scheduling of specific tasks and assignments
+ Utilize Excel to produce spreadsheets
+ Produce cost estimates for electrical work
Basic Qualifications
Bachelor's degree in Engineering
Preferred Qualifications/Skills
+ Bachelor's degree in Electrical or Electronic Engineering
+ GPA 3.0 or above
+ Software experience in AutoCAD
+ Experience with Microsoft Office software (Outlook, Word, Excel, PowerPoint)
+ Master?s degree in Electrical or Electronic Engineering
+ Engineer in Training (EIT) certificate or the ability to take FE
+ Experience in design, installation, testing, and commissioning of electrical systems (internships and co-ops qualify) preferred
+ Working knowledge of Microstation and MathCAD preferred
General Work Conditions
Combination Office and Field Environment: Most work is performed in an office environment in which there is only minimal exposure to potentially unpleasant working conditions. Incumbent must have the ability to stand and sit frequently and reach horizontally as well as vertically for overhead use. Work may infrequently be performed at client?s job site, construction trailer, and in the field. Work may sometimes require working in inclement weather, working in a construction site, being exposed to heavy construction equipment and doing extensive walking. Adherence to applicable safety protocol is required.
EEO Statement
HNTB Corporation is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer, Minority/Female/Disabled/Veteran.
The HNTB Companies are an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, creed, sex, national origin, age, disability, pregnancy status, sexual orientation, gender identity, veteran status, marital status, genetic information, citizenship status, or other status protected by law. In compliance with the Immigration Reform and Control Act of 1986, we will hire only U.S. citizens and aliens lawfully authorized to work in the United States (if the position is or will be one which is subject to U.S. law). We will provide reasonable accommodation for qualified individual with a disability where appropriate.
HNTB Job Title _Engineer_
Category _New Grads/Entry Level_


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