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Associate Engineer, Denver, CO
Parsons is one of the world’s largest transportation planning, engineering, and construction firms. We have an extensive portfolio of diverse transportation projects including rail and transit, road and highway, bridge and tunnel, and aviation infrastructure. Parsons expertise encompasses all phases of transportation engineering operations - from the initial planning stage through final design, construction, and commissioning. Parsons has the people and power to move the world.
Completes highly-technical, difficult, and complex design assignments within one discipline, generally utilizing either 2D or 3D CAD methods. Technical skills gained from education/training and experience over many years enable this level of Designer to work independently and complete the most demanding design assignments. May serve as Lead Designer on a small to medium-sized project.
Completes the most complex and difficult designs and layouts for complete systems and components of a project. Assignments typically involve design elements for which there may be no clearly established precedents and require anticipation of problems at the outset in order to provide appropriate solutions.
Performs front-end layout and design of complex systems and equipment applicable to the respective discipline.
Ensures compliance with required specifications, tolerances, safety factors, and client requirements.
Performs specialized design computations and analysis within a given discipline.
Performs interdisciplinary reviews and provides coordination of data to ensure a compatible design.
Understands and applies commonly used company design standards and methods. May assist in the establishment or revision of guidelines and standards.
Reviews supplier data and supplier/manufacturer drawings, as required.
Checks orthographic (2D) and isometric (3D) drawings prepared by others. May provide direction to a team of checking personnel, ensuring the mathematical accuracy of the drawings produced.
Collaborates with Engineers and other engineering disciplines to ensure quality of design.
Assists in training lower-level Designers in various procedures.
May serve as Lead Designer on a project, ensuring compliance with industry codes, as well as project and company standards. May prepare manpower estimates, as required.
Performs other responsibilities associated with this position as may be appropriate.
- 2-year technical degree or certificate of completion from an accredited designer/drafter course (or equivalent) is preferred, as well as 10+ years of relevant BRIDGE DESIGN experience.
- Some job/project leadership experience is required.
- Proficiency in Microstation 2D and 3D is required.
- Experience in the detailing of bridges, especially pre-stressed concrete ones is required.
Requirements include strong PC and CAD skills, as well as efficiency in utilizing computer software to complete design assignments.
Parsons offers an ethical, challenging, diverse, rewarding and fun work experience where enthusiastic, responsible people use their energy, talent and dedication to make a difference in the world.
We provide career growth and development, a competitive compensation and benefits package which includes medical, dental, vision, and life insurance; tuition reimbursement program; credit union membership; Employee Stock Ownership Plan and a 401(k) plan. Parsons is an equal opportunity, drug-free employer committed to diversity in the workplace. M/W/D/V.
Founded in 1944, Parsons, an engineering, construction, technical, and management services firm with revenues of $2.7 billion in 2010, is 100% owned by the Employee Stock Ownership Trust. We conquer the toughest logistical challenges and deliver design/design-build, program/construction management, professional services, and innovative alternative delivery solutions to private industrial customers worldwide as well as to federal, regional, and local government agencies. Parsons is a leader in many diversified markets with a focus on infrastructure, environmental, and defense/security. Currently, more than 10,500 Parsons’ employees are engaged in more than 4,500 projects in 50 states and 24 countries. These dedicated workers speak 72 languages collectively, and hold more than 7,900 college degrees and professional registrations. Parsons' employees continue to go anywhere in the world, meet every technical and management challenge, and persevere until the job is done.
Founded in 1944, Parsons, an engineering, construction, technical, & management services firm. Parsons is a leader in many diversified...