Mechanical Engineer II

WSP USA - New York, NY (30+ days ago)4.1

Be involved in projects with our Movable Bridges Team and be a part of a growing team 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 a Mechanical Engineer II for our New York City office.

Duties and Responsibilities:
  • Assist in the design and inspection of machinery for heavy movable structures such as movable bridges, locks, dams, and travelers.
  • Candidates should demonstrate a keen interest in the transportation infrastructure projects.
  • Highly motivated and able to work in the field.
  • Ability to travel to project sites.
  • Preparation of field and inspection reports.
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.

Experience Qualifications:
Mechanical engineer with 5-10 years of experience in the design and inspection of heavy movable structures such as movable bridges, locks, and dams.

The candidate should have a BS or MS in Mechanical Engineering with an emphasis in machine design and engineering mechanics.

Candidates should demonstrate a keen interest in transportation infrastructure projects

Highly motivated and able to work in the field.

Preferred Qualifications

Working knowledge of CAD systems such as AutoCAD and Microsystems is desired

Should have a PE license

Good communication skills at all levels, both in oral presentation and written reports


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 buildings, transportation, 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?

WSP is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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

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