Nov 15, 2019

Transit Safety & Security Engineer- New Grad 2020

  • Construction Jobs Inc
  • Portland, OR, USA

Job Description

Be involved in projects with our Transit & Rail Safety & Security 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 a Transit Safety & Security Engineer for our Portland office.   Duties and Responsibilities:
  • Assist with hazard analyses and threat/vulnerablity assessments of system, sub-system and site specific elements
  • Research rail/transit safety and security topics
  • Prepare reports, presentations or other documents of findings as directed
  • Review projectlans,designs,design variances, design basis reports and/or other data and submittals for compliance with safety  and security design criteria and concepts, as directed
  • Support the Safety and Security Managerment in accordance with FTA, FRA and TSA requirements
  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.   Requirements     Minimum Qualifications:
  • Bachelor’s or Master’s Degree in accredited Civil Engineering Undergraduate or Graduate program
  • 1 year or less post graduate work experience
  • Prior internship experience, leadership experience, or relevant coursework
  • Experience with Microsoft Office, including Word, Excel and PowerPoint
  • Strong technical writing, analytical and communication skills
  • Detail-oriented with an emphasis on quality work products
  • The selected candidate must have the ability to work in the United States immediately.
  Preferred Qualifications
  • Internship in transit safety  and/or security
  • Training in safety and/or security
  • Masters Degree
About WSP USA   WSP USA is the U.S. operating company of one of the world's leading engineering and professional services firms. 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?    WSP USA is an Equal Opportunity Employer - Race/Color/Religion/Sex/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/National Origin and Veterans and Disability.   The selected candidate must be authorized to work in the United States.   Relocation assistance is not available for this position



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