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New Job Opportunities at HDR, Inc.

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HDR is an architectural, engineering, and consulting firm that excels at complex projects and solving challenges for clients.  More than 9,000 employee-owners, including architects, engineers, consultants, scientists, planners and construction managers, in 200 locations worldwide, gather their strengths to provide solutions beyond the scope of traditional A/E/C firms.

Our growing Pennsylvania and West Virginia offices are conducting a search for the following professionals:

136567 – Structural CADD Technician

137109 – Structural CADD Technician

136986 – CADD Technician Water

137112 CADD Technician Roadway

137117 – Geotechnical Engineer

134875 – Sr. Geotechnical Engineer

137108 – Sr. Geotechnical Engineer

134722 – Bridge Designer

136692 – Bridge Designer

137110 – Bridge Designer

137113 – Bridge Designer

137122 – Bridge Designer

137121 – Bridge Engineer

137209 – Bridge Engineer

137210 – Bridge Engineer

137211 – Bridge Engineer

132244 – Senior Bridge Engineer / Project Manager

134866 – Senior Bridge Engineer / Project Manager

137213 – Senior Bridge Engineer / Project Manager

136461 – Traffic Engineering EIT

137107 – Transportation EIT

137111 – Transportation EIT

137115 – Transportation EIT

137118 – Transportation EIT

137120 – Transportation EIT

137114 – Transportation Engineer

137119 – Transportation Engineer

137212 – Transportation Engineer

137214 – Transportation Engineer

131604 – Transportation Engineer

137116 – Sr. Transportation Engineer

134880 – Transportation Project Manager

134883 – Senior Transportation Designer, PLS

134840 – Rail Transit Engineer

134844 – Senior Rail Transit Engineer / Project Manager

134848 – Senior Rail Structures Engineer / Project Manager

137103 – Oil and Gas Engineer / EIT

120540 – Environmental Permitting Project Manager

136380 – Sr. Marketing Coordinator

Please submit your resume online at and refer to the previously mentioned job number.  Detailed job descriptions can be viewed online.

You may also mail a hard copy resume/cover letter to:

Regional Recruiter


11 Stanwix St., Suite 800

Pittsburgh, PA  15222-1357

An Affirmative Action Participant EOE M/F/D/V



New job openings at Mackin Engineering Company

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MACKIN ENGINEERING COMPANY, a full service engineering, planning, and land development firm based in Pittsburgh, is searching for personnel to fill the following positions in our Pittsburgh office.


EXPERIENCED LANDSCAPE ARCHITECT – Responsibilities include project management, master site planning, site design, and completion of construction documents for the following project types: park & recreation planning; pedestrian and bike trails; streetscapes; and land development.  Minimum requirements include a B.S. degree in Landscape Architecture with 5-years of experience and graphic abilities. Registration as a RLA is preferred.


BRIDGE & HIGHWAY ENGINEERS – Minimum requirements include a B.S. in Civil Engineering, a thorough knowledge of PennDOT & AASHTO Design Criteria, and 0-7 years of experience in bridge design projects or highway design projects.  An EIT or P.E. is desirable.


Mackin Engineering Company is an E.E.O. employer and offers competitive salary and benefit packages.  Please send resumes in confidence to:


Mackin Engineering Company

RIDC Park West

117 Industry Drive

Pittsburgh, PA  15275

Fax: 412-787-3588




TranSystems is seeking a Roadway Project Engineer / Assistant PM

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TranSystems is seeking a Roadway Project Engineer / Assistant PM responsible for the design and preparation of plan submissions related to interstate and arterial roadway design, complex highway interchanges, local roadways, bridge replacements/rehabilitations, and intersection projects for PennDOT, PA Turnpike and other various public agencies.  This is a technical position with future management opportunities.  This position is based out of the Pittsburgh Office in Two Gateway Center.

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in the civil engineering field
  • Minimum 6 years of highway engineering and design experience; prefer 10+
  • Registration as a licensed PA Professional Engineer
  • Proficiency in MicroStation, In Roads, AutoTab, AutoTurn, OpenPlan, HEC-RAS, and MS Office
  • Familiarity with PennDOT / PA Turnpike procedures, policies, standards, and publications
  • Experience in the entire design development process including preliminary engineering, final design and services during construction
  • Engineering tasks include but are not limited to erosion and sedimentation control plans, traffic control, geometrics and roadway design, H&H, utilities, ROW plans, signing and pavement marking plans, pavement design, drainage and SWM, cross sections, earthwork, and PS&E packages
  • Strong leadership attributes; communication (written and verbal) skills; ability to be a team player; ability to lead and manage younger engineers; display of high energy; and perform problem solving skills
  • Preparation of proposals and technical writing, as well as presentations
  • Ability to prepare and monitor project schedules and budgets
  • Ability and willingness to participate and assist in business development activities, marketing, and industry events

This is a full-time position with a competitive salary and benefit package.  EOE. Please send resumes and/or contact Brian Krul at or 412-402-4813.



Job opportunity at CDM Smith

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Job Title: Civil Engineer 3-Highway Design

Location Pennsylvania – Pittsburgh

Why CDM Smith?

CDM Smith provides lasting and integrated solutions in water, environment, transportation, energy and facilities to public and private clients worldwide. As a full-service consulting, engineering, construction, and operations firm, we deliver exceptional client service, quality results and enduring value across the entire project life cycle.


Job Description: As a member of this team, you would contribute to CDM Smith’s mission by:

  • Performing Civil Engineering work related to Transportation/Highway projects
  • Perform work involving conventional and straightforward plans, investigations, surveys, structures, or equipment
  • Possibly supervising or coordinating the work of draftsmen, technicians and others assisting in specific assignments
  • Learning project management techniques and the CDM Smith management system
  • Managing tasks on large projects or phases of small projects
  • Developing external client interaction and marketing skills




A successful CDM Smith candidate will have:

  • B.S. or M.S. in engineering.
  • At least 3 to 5 years of experience since B.S
  • E.I.T. or the ability to obtain it within 18 months
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Familiarity with necessary computer programs


We attract the best people in the industry, supporting their efforts to learn and grow. We strive to create a challenging and progressive work environment. We provide career opportunities that span a variety of disciplines and geographic locations, with projects that our employees plan, design, build and operate—as diverse as the needs of our clients. CDM Smith is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status.


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2 Career Oppurtunities at SAI Consulting Engineers

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SAI CONSULTING ENGINEERS, INC. (SAI) is a Pittsburgh based civil and structural consulting/engineering firm specializing in design, inspection and construction management. Our Harrisburg (Lemoyne), PA branch office is currently seeking highly motivated candidates for the following positions:

Bridge Engineer

Candidates must have a B.S. in Civil Engineering with 4-8 years of experience in the production of PennDOT and/or PA Turnpike bridge design plans, specifications and estimates. Responsibilities will include development of structure design; H&H analyses; bridge inspection; and supervision/training of younger structural engineers. Experience with Microstation and PennDOT bridge design software is required. A Professional Engineer’s license, or ability to obtain licensure within one year of hire, is required. Bridge inspection certification is a plus.

Highway Project Engineer

Candidates must have a B.S. in Civil Engineering with 8-10 years of experience in the production of PennDOT and/or PA Turnpike highway plans, specifications and estimates. Responsibilities will include all facets of highway design; final review and seal of PennDOT PS&E packages; supervision/training of younger highway engineers and drafters; monitoring of budgets and schedules; and assistance with SOIs. Experience with Microstation/InRoads and a Professional Engineer’s license is required.

All candidates must have outstanding written and verbal communication skills. This is an excellent opportunity in a small office environment. A competitive salary/benefits package is offered. Qualified applicants may submit their resume and salary requirements in confidence to:

20 Erford Road, Suite 110
Lemoyne, PA, 17043-1163

or Email:

Equal Opportunity Employer; Drug-Free Workplace






Boston Bridge Rehabilitation Dinner


Presentation on the Boston Bridge RehabilitationWednesday October 3rd, 2012
Four Points by Sheraton
910 Sheraton Drive, Mars, PA 16046
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Geotechnical & Structural Applications Seminar


Geotechnical & Structural Applications SeminarMarch 15th, 2012
Four Points by Sheraton
910 Sheraton Drive, Mars, PA 16046

Social Hour at 5:00 PM
Dinner at 6:00 PM
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