Traction Power Engineer (Kiewit Infrastructure Engineering)

Employer
Kiewit Corporation
Location
Mclean, VA
Posted
Nov 14, 2020
Closes
Nov 28, 2020
Ref
1453397754
Function
Engineer, IT, QA Engineer
Industry
Engineering
Hours
Full Time
Other locations:McLean, VA, US Requisition ID: 109600 Job Level: Entry Level Department: Design Engineering Market: Transportation Employment Type: Full Time Position OverviewKiewit Infrastructure Engineering has an immediate opening for a dynamic Traction Power Engineer in our growing Design-Build Management Group based in McLean, VA. You will work on an interdisciplinary team including: geotechnical engineers, structural engineers, roadway engineers, estimators, schedulers and construction experts to perform engineering analysis, design, and estimates in support of design-build pursuits and ongoing projects.You will be part of our rapidly growing Infrastructure Design Department, which includes structural, geotechnical, civil, drainage, roadway, rail/transit and systems, and materials disciplines, is a multi-faceted and leading-edge division of Kiewit with best-in-class technical expertise focused on the design-build delivery of infrastructure projects.District OverviewKiewit Infrastructure Engineerings Design-Build team is driving clients to turn to Kiewit during all stages of design-build projects. Through our integrated design and construction approach, our multi-disciplinary team works together to improve schedule, control costs and minimize risk. Our construction-focused engineers work collaboratively with our estimators and builders to design solutions that are innovative, constructible, and designed with a focus on safety. Clients benefit from the proven processes and tools used by Kiewit to minimize project risk. We are an in-house resource that supports projects throughout the company. Our staff shares experiences gained, innovative concepts, and best practices for all projects that we support. Kiewit's management and implementation of this process leads to safe, cost effective, and innovative designs that exceeds client expectations and furthers Kiewit's legacy of excellence. On our team, you'll have the opportunity to see more, touch more, and do more than you ever imagined. Working hard will not only bring you satisfaction from a job well done, but it will help propel your career forward faster than you might expect. We will train you, develop your skills, and allow you to take on projects that impact millions across North America. With top-notch health benefits, a wealth-building 401k plan, and unbeatable growth opportunities, by joining Kiewit, you're ensuring a lifetime of success. LocationThis position is based out of our McLean, VA Office.ResponsibilitiesDevelop preliminary engineering design and detail engineering design for facility electrical and traction power systems for people mover, light rail, heavy rail, and commuter rails systems.Perform load calculations and coordination study for facility electrical and traction power systems utilizing engineering software, like ETAPDevelop technical reports and white paper Perform field survey and field testQualifications2-4 years relavant engineering experienceBachelors Degree in electrical engineeringGreat written and verbal communication skills2+ yrs of experience of working in traction power area.Rail / Transit background is a PLUS.Ability to travel as business requires.Proficient in 2D and 3D AutoCAD softwareProficient in MS office suite. #LI-MD1 We are an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.

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