WSP-Parsons Brinckerhoff Experienced Drainage Transportation Engineer (ID# 37911) in Salt Lake City, Utah

Experienced Drainage Transportation Engineer (ID# 37911) Salt Lake City, UT

Category: Engineering

Job Type: Full Time

Minimum Experience: 1 Required Education: Bachelor's Degree

Job Description

Be involved in projects with our SLC Civil/Transportation Team and be a part of a growing organization that meets our client’s objectives and solves their challenges.

At WSP, we are driven by inspiring the right people to be part of our future-focused business objectives. Our devotion to teamwork has allowed us to build communities and expand our skylines. Here at WSP, anything is within our reach- and yours as a WSP employee. Come join us and help shape the future!

WSP is currently initiating a search for an Experienced Drainage Engineer for our Salt Lake City, Utah office.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Perform basic drainage design tasks and drawings using computer-aided design (CADD) related to the development of conceptual transportation projects

  • Prepare quantity take-offs for cost estimates

  • Perform site visits to confirm field conditions

  • Prepare portions of technical reports

  • Assists on other tasks such as preparation of specifications and cost estimates

Talent is the essence of meeting our client’s objectives, goals and challenges. If this sounds like a fit for you, we’d love to have that first discussion of you joining our team.

Job Requirements

Minimum Qualifications:

  • MS in Civil Engineering or BS in Civil Engineering plus 1 year of experience as an EIT in the transportation field

  • Engineering-in-Training (EIT) designation

  • Good verbal and written communication skills

  • The position requires a desire and ability to work in a team environment on challenging projects

  • Proficiency with MicroSoft Excel and Word

  • Basic understanding of open channel flow, hydrology and flood plain analysis

  • Familiarity with other software tools such as: Flowmaster, Culvertmaster, HY-8, HEC-RAS, and HEC-HMS modeling

Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience or internship in roadway drainage and engineering design

  • Basic knowledge of modeling storm drain, sewer, or water systems using Civil 3D, InRoads Storm and Sanitary or StormCADD

  • Applicant will be expected to learn and become proficient with the use of roadway CADD software, including MicroStation and InRoads

  • Familiar or basic experience using MicroStation or AutoCAD software


WSP USA (formerly WSP | Parsons Brinckerhoff) is the U.S. operating company of one of the world's leading engineering and professional services firms—WSP. Dedicated to serving local communities, we are engineers, planners, technical experts, strategic advisors and construction management professionals. WSP USA designs lasting solutions in the transportation, buildings, energy, water and environment sectors. With nearly 7,000 people in 100 offices across the U.S., we partner with our clients to help communities prosper.

WSP provides a progressive mix of benefits including medical, dental 401k and long term disability focused on a providing health and financial stability throughout the employee’s career.

At WSP, we want to give our employees the challenges they seek to grow their careers and knowledge base. Your daily contributions to your team will be a key piece in our meeting client objectives, goals and challenges, are you ready to get started?

EOE / Veteran/ Disability/ Gender/ Minority/ Female/ Gender Identity/ Sexual Orientation

Relocation assistance is not available for this position.

The selected candidate must have the ability to work in the United States immediately.

EOE / Veteran/ Disability/ Gender/ Minority/ Female/ Gender Identity/ Sexual Orientation.