261,249 Engineering Jobs
261,249 Engineering Jobs & Opportunities
  • Project Engineer

    6 days ago Gilroy, CA, USA

    Trillium Construction is seeking an experienced Project Engineer for a long term project in the Gilroy, CA area! Our client, a 90 year civil and site work contractor, is seeking an experience Project ...

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  • Engineering Project Manager III

    26 days ago Londonderry, United States

    For all assigned projects, the Engineering Project Manager is responsible for the technical performance, risk management, schedule and cost of development projects. Through expert communication and ...

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  • Chief Engineer

    6 days ago New York, NY, USA

    Conducts regular walk-through of all engineering equipment and back-of-the-house areas of the Hotel * Supervises the ordering and purchasing procedures employed for all shop parts, materials and ...

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  • Assistant Project Manager - LL11 - FISP

    8 days ago New York, NY, USA

    Company Description Node Architecture, Engineering, Consulting, P.C. is compact, agile, lean, integrated multidisciplinary firm providing architectural and engineering services to both public and ...

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  • Project Architect

    20 days ago New York, NY, USA

    Company Description Node Architecture, Engineering, Consulting, P.C. is compact, agile, lean, integrated multidisciplinary firm providing architectural and engineering services to both public and ...

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  • Jr. Technical Project Manager

    15 days ago Rochester, NY, USA

    D3 Engineering is seeking a Jr. Technical Project Manager. The Jr. Project Manager, under the guidance of a Technical Project Manager, is responsible for the overall direction, coordination ...

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  • Pharmaceutical Sr. Project Engineer/Project Manager

    21 days ago Wichita, KS, USA

    Completes engineering projects by organizing and controlling project elements. Working knowledge in Pharmaceutical/Biotechnology/Aseptic Fill & Finish Facilities preferred. Responsible for leading ...

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  • Engineering Project Manager / Steel Mill

    15 days ago Detroit, MI, USA

    Engineering Project Manager Our client company is seeking an Engineering Project Manager who has a background as an Design Engineer with an emphasis on design projects for industrial facilities and ...

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  • Chief Engineer

    26 days ago Americus, GA, USA

    Job overview Direct the engineering/maintenance operations of the hotel to ensure the safety and comfort of hotel guests and employees and to ensure compliance with all Brand, governmental regulatory ...

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  • Engineering Manager - Leicester

    1 month ago Leicester, United Kingdom

    Engineering Manager - Leicester Posting Date Sep 20, 2018Job Number 18002NOWJob Category Engineering and FacilitiesLocation Leicester Marriott Hotel, Leicester, Leicestershire Brand Marriott Hotels ...

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  • Senior Engineering Technician

    5 days ago Minneapolis, MN, USA

    Company Description BEPC provides Technical Engineering and Information Technology Project Management services to Fortune 500 companies in the Life Science and technology industries. BEPC Inc. is ...

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  • Chief Engineer - 2403

    7 days ago Melbourne, United States

    Provide engineering oversight, direction, and leadership in the broad areas of design and reviews, analysis, and services. These areas are focused on systems engineering, test engineering, and ...

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  • Liquid Propulsion Project Engineer III/IV

    yesterday Canoga Park, CA, USA

    Coordinate engineering work; manage technical progress, risk, schedule, and cost as needed. This includes all technical aspects of programs including external suppliers, test, and verification ...

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  • Project Engineer III (Valves & Actuators)

    yesterday Canoga Park, CA, USA

    Translates engineering and scientific concepts from preliminary ideas through product life cycle. * 25%: Supplier integration with external suppliers ensuing requirements are achieved on time and ...

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  • Civil Engineering Technician

    11 days ago Menasha, WI, USA

    Davel Engineering & Environmental is looking for a Civil Drafter. The position would be a permanent, full time position. The civil drafter will prepare construction plans, topographical and survey ...

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  • Project Assistant

    12 days ago Orlando, FL, USA

    ... Engineering Company of Florida and its offices throughout the Southeastern United States have been the industry leader on interior systems, providing first class service to contractors, architects ...

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  • Engineering Technician IV

    1 month ago NEWPORT, United States

    Receives technical advice from supervisory or engineer; work is reviewed for technical adequacy (or conformity with instructions). May be assisted by lower level technicians and have frequent contact ...

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  • Chief Engineer

    5 days ago Norwich, United Kingdom

    Responsible for the engineering of all systems in the Electrical Systems domain for our current and next generation sportscars; * Electrical architecture - ICE, Hybrid and BEV variants * Body ...

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  • (Industrial) - Engineering Program Manager - Automation Equipment

    11 days ago Santa Clara, CA, USA

    The Engineering program manager is responsible for the execution of one or more simultaneous programs under development according to the released Program process with final corporate program approval ...

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  • Chief Engineer (Arlington, VA)

    1 month ago ARLINGTON, United States

    At Leidos, we know the most talented and diverse IT and engineering professionals will always have a multitude of career choices; your time at Leidos will be a wise investment in your career and in ...

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  • Chief Engineer

    12 days ago Aspen, CO, USA

    The Chief Engineer will perform a wide variety of maintenance duties including preventative, emergency, cosmetic and routine maintenance and regular inspections as well as life safety focused tasks

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  • Senior Project Manager - Building Automation / Controls

    14 days ago Baltimore, MD, USA

    Work with the project engineering/management team to maintain quality control, monitor job pace, manpower, and materials * Provide job specific answers to job related questions * Review job cost ...

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  • Senior Engineering Technician

    yesterday Sheffield, South Yorkshire, United Kingdom

    Senior Engineering Technician £26,243 - £30,395 per annum, with potential to progress to £33,199 through sustained, exceptional contribution Open ended subject to funding The new and exciting ...

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  • Senior Technician/Assistant Project Manager

    19 days ago Phoenix, AZ, USA

    Engineering Economics, Inc. (EEI) is seeking a Sr. Technician/Program Manager to join our team in the Arizona, based in the Phoenix area. The Senior Technician generally leads a variety of project ...

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  • Chief Engineer

    19 days ago Daytona Beach, FL, USA

    The Chief Engineer is responsible for the Training, Management and Development of all Maintenance Team Members, Leading the maintenance team in diagnostic troubleshooting and preventative maintenance ...

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Engineering Job Overview and Description

Engineering is a quickly growing field to work in. According to the United States Department of Labor, engineering jobs will grow a projected 3 percent and add over 67,000 jobs by 2024. You can get into this field with an Associates degree, and the payoff is more than worth the extra school time. This article will give a general overview of the engineering job description, types of engineers, salaries, education requirements, and engineering job responsibilities.

What is An Engineer?

An engineer is a person who designs, builds, and maintains various structures. They also build and maintain systems and materials while considering limitations like cost, state regulations, practicality, and safety concerns. They spend a lot of time researching, applying, and transferring the data they found to various projects and studies. Engineering job responsibilities vary from field to field.

Engineering Job Overview

Engineers spend a lot of time doing research and interpreting data. They usually go over emails and memos first thing in the morning and answer those as necessary. Engineers spend a lot of time coordinating projects and talking on the phone to other members of their staff. They go to a lot of meetings and make sure to keep everyone in their group on the same page. They make lists of things they have to get done, and things they didn't manage to get done so they can get a jump start on them the next day. The engineering job overview depends largely on whether you work with the public and your specific field, but the core elements are the same.

What are the Different Types of Engineers?

  • Aerospace Engineer. These engineers focus on anything and everything related to aircraft and spacecraft development.
  • Building Engineer. The primary focus is on building and construction jobs.
  • Biochemical Engineer. A biochemical engineer focuses on advancing healthcare treatments using a combination of technology and science.
  • Chemical Engineer. These engineers concentrate on making chemicals and the production process.
  • Civil Engineer. They work primarily on large structures or system construction.
  • Computer Engineer. This engineer focuses on developing and designing computer hardware and software.
  • Industrial Engineering. This engineer focuses on design, logistics, service systems, and processes.
  • Mathematical Engineering. A mathematical engineer focuses on developing math models.
  • Mechanical Engineer. This engineer focuses on developing and building energy, transport, control, and manufacturing systems.

What Type of Education do You Need?

Every kind of engineer in the United States needs a bachelor's degree in engineering. Your bachelor's degree program will include a lot of math and science courses, along with general engineering practices. Any engineer who works in the public sector also needs to become licensed. To become licensed, an engineer must complete an accredited program and pass a series of exams. You will complete your undergraduate degree, then move on to a two-part state licensing exam. Once you pass the first part of the exam, you'll proceed to an internship or supervised training to build experience. The final step is taking the second part of the licensing exam to become a Professional Engineer (PE). Depending on what type of engineer you want to be, you will have specific courses and exams you have to take to become licensed. A master's degree is needed to advance in some engineering fields. Jobs in engineering can all differ in education, but the certification process in the same.

What is a Typical Engineering Salary?

Engineering salaries are largely based on experience. The more you experience you have, the more money you'll be able to make. According to the US Department of Labor, a new general engineer around $60,000 annually with the high end of the spectrum making over $ 115,000 per year. The national average for an engineering salary is around $ 80,000 a year. These engineering salaries range from roughly $37.00 to $49.00 an hour.

What are the Engineering Job Requirements?

An engineering job has the same core requirements no matter which field you choose to go into. You must be able to think outside of the box and come up with creative solutions. You should be able to grasp mechanical processes quickly and be able to use the proper equipment to do your job. Engineers must be able to work well with a team and have excellent written and verbal communication skills. You have to be able to manage your time, money, supplies, and workers on large projects efficiently.

Where Can You Find an Engineering Job Listing?

You can search for an engineering job listing through websites like CareerBuilder, Monster, Indeed, SimplyHired, and JobsInEachState.com. You can also check you local papers or do a general web search for your area for engineering jobs. If you have graduated from an engineering course recently, call them to see if they know of anyone hiring or if they can put you in contact with anyone who might be hiring. There are jobs in engineering out there, they just take a little digging to find. When you look at an engineering job description, make sure it will fit your field of study, because there are so many different types of engineers available to choose from.

Jobs in engineering are just going to get more in demand as time goes by. This career field is exciting, and there are many opportunities to advance and thrive. You will be able to take what you learn and use it almost immediately no matter which field you choose.