Assistant Mechanical Engineer - 48001
Lawrence, NJ

Assistant Mechanical Engineer - 48001

Be involved in projects with our Movable Bridge 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 USA has a current need for an Assistant Mechanical Engineer at our Lawrenceville, New Jersey office location.  Recent graduates with some internship experience will be considered.
Position Description
  • Assistant Mechanical Engineer 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
  • Preparation of design phase documents; design calculations and contract plan documents
  • Participation in post design phase of design; shop drawings, shop and field visits, RFIs, and more
  • Highly motivated and able to work in the field
  • Preparation of field and inspection reports
Experience Required:
  • Mechanical engineer with 0-5 years of experience in the design and inspection of Heavy Movable Structures such as Movable Bridges, Locks and Dams
  • Candidates should demonstrate a keen interest in transportation infrastructure projects
  • Highly motivated and able to work in the field
  • Good communication skills at all levels, both in oral presentations and written reports
  • Local candidates only
  • Working knowledge of CADD systems such as AutoCAD and Microstation is desired
  • Internship experience in Mechanical Engineering is desired
Education Required:
  • The candidate should have a BS in Mechanical Engineering with emphasis in machine design and engineering mechanics
  • Should have either passed the EIT exam or be eligible to take the exam
  • Ability to travel to project sites and work in the field as needed
  • Ability to work in this country immediately required

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 9,500 people in 150 offices across the U.S., we partner with our clients to help communities prosper.
WSP provides a comprehensive suite of benefits including medical, dental, vision, disability, life, and retirement savings 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 Inc., WSP USA Buildings Inc., and WSP USA Services Inc. (collectively “WSP USA”) is an Equal Opportunity Employer
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The selected candidate must be authorized to work in the United States.