Rail Transit Electrical EIT / Engineer
Philadelphia, PA  / Plymouth Meeting, PA 
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Job Description

About Us

At HDR, we specialize in engineering, architecture, environmental and construction services. While we are most well-known for adding beauty and structure to communities through high-performance buildings and smart infrastructure, we provide much more than that. We create an unshakable foundation for progress because our multidisciplinary teams also include scientists, economists, builders, analysts and artists. That's why we believe diversity is our greatest strength. HDR is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and an affirmative action employer.

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We believe that the way we work can add meaning and value to the world. That ideas inspire positive change. That coloring outside the lines can illuminate fresh perspectives. And that small details yield important realizations. Above all, we believe that collaboration is the best way forward.

Primary Responsibilities

In the role of Rail Transit Electrical EIT / Engineer, we'll count on you to:

* Conduct analyses to develop electrical design options or recommendations, and assist in the preparation of cost estimates and specifications

* Perform routine electrical engineering assignments, with instruction from the Project Engineer or Project Manager regarding the expected results

* Work on projects with clear, specified objectives and limited variables

* Work on small projects, or assist more-senior engineers on larger projects

* Work with assistance from Project Engineers, other Electrical EITs or Technicians as needed

* Perform other duties as needed


Required Qualifications

* Bachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering or Architectural Engineering with an Electrical emphasis

* EIT or ability to obtain, PE preferred.

* Strong computer skills using AutoCAD and Microsoft Office

* Desire to pursue growth opportunities and obtain registration

* An attitude and commitment to being an active participant of our employee-owned culture is a must

Preferred Qualifications

* Master's degree in Electrical Engineering or Architectural Engineering with an Electrical Rail Transit emphasis

* Previous experience with an architectural/engineering or engineering consulting firm

* Experience and/or interest in sustainable design/LEED desired but not required

* Strong preference given to local candidates


At HDR, we know work isn't only about who you work for; it's also about what you do and how you do it. Led by the strength of our values and a culture shaped by employee ownership, we network with each other, build on each other's contributions, and collaborate together to make great things possible. When you join HDR, we give you license to do the same. We help you take charge of your career, giving you multiple growth opportunities along the way.

Primary Location: United States-Pennsylvania-Philadelphia
Other Locations: United States-Pennsylvania-Plymouth Meeting
Industry: Transit
Schedule: Full-time
Employee Status: Regular
BusinessClass: Rail and Transit Systems
Job Posting: Oct 7, 2020

At HDR, we are committed to the principles of employment equity.

USA: We are a Federal Contractor, Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer. We consider all qualified candidates regardless of minority, veteran, disability, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity or any other status protected by law.

CANADA: We welcome applications from all qualified individuals.

AUSTRALIA: We consider all qualified candidates regardless of gender, ethnicity, country of birth, political or religious affiliation, health status, or any other status protected by law.

At HDR, health and safety matters.

For some positions, you may be required to provide drug and alcohol testing, before or during employment, based on our Drug Testing and Drug Free Workplace Policy.

If you are required to drive for us, we require a valid driver's license and compliance with our vehicle policy.


Job Summary
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full Time
Required Education
Bachelor's Degree
Required Experience
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