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Assistant Electrical Engineer
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WSP | Seattle, WA
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Job Description

WSP | Parsons Brinckerhoff, one of the world's leading engineering professional services consulting firms. The firm's expertise ranges from environmental remediation to urban planning, from engineering iconic buildings to designing sustainable transport networks, and from developing the energy sources of the future to enabling new ways of extracting essential resources. We have approximately 34,000 employees, including engineers, technicians, scientists, architects, planners, surveyors, program and construction management professionals, and various environmental experts. We are based in more than 500 offices across 40 countries worldwide.


WSP | Parsons Brinckerhoff is currently seeking a graduate or graduating Electrical Engineer to join our Infrastructure and Tunnel Systems group in the in Seattle office.

Working under the supervision of senior engineers, the successful candidate will work on the preparation of engineering design plans and associated calculations, specifications and design reports. The position requires a desire and ability to work in a team environment on challenging projects, some of which will be in multi-office projects.

Expected project assignments include;

* Waterfront Seattle
* Sound Transit Light Rail Extensions
* SR99 Highway Tunnel
* BART extensions in the San Francisco/Oakland Bay area

Technical work areas include;

* Electrical service and power distribution
* Roadway, transit, and facility lighting
* Fire detection and alarm systems
* Intelligent transportation systems


* Bachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering from an ABET accredited school
* Local candidate
* Basic understanding of electrical power engineering principles
* Excellent verbal and written communication skills
* Proficient in Microsoft Office
* AutoCAD experience a distinct advantage
* Knowledge of the National Electrical Code (NEC) principles and electrical design/construction experience a distinct advantage

About WSP

WSP Group plc is an international business supplying specialist management and integrated services in the built and natural environment. The primary segments of business include Property, Transport & Infrastructure and Environmental & Energy. WSP Property is in structural, building services design and associated engineering for all types of buildings. WSP Transport & Infrastructure provides design engineering for roads, rail, marine, bridges, tunnels and utility services. WSP Environmental & Energy is a global business providing a range of green services with particular emphasis on sustainability. In September 2007, it acquired Worthington-Smith & Brouwer Limited, based in South Africa. In October 2007, the Company acquired Chas. H. Sells, Inc., CBP Consulting Engineers AG, and SEi Group. In November 2007, it acquired CEL International Limited.