176,223 Engineering Jobs
176,223 Engineering Jobs & Opportunities
  • Lead Tech Operations Engineer

    5 days ago San Antonio, TX, USA

    Lead Tech Operations Engineer Location : Winston-Salem, NC Terms : Long term contract Key requirements * Must have advanced to expert level knowledge of AWS, Cloudformation, Terraform, Ansible ...

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  • Project Manager

    10 days ago Santa Monica, CA, USA

    DRS Engineering, Inc. seeks Project Mngr. Duties: Plan, Design & Oversee construction projects & maintenance of earth support & specialty foundation designs including temporary and permanent ...

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  • Civil Engineering Intern

    7 days ago Grand Island, United States

    Company Description We are Olsson, a team-based, purpose-driven engineering and design firm. Our solutions improve communities and our people make it possible. Our most meaningful asset is our people ...

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  • Project Engineering Coordinator

    16 days ago Los Angeles, CA, USA

    B.S. degree preferred, but not absolutely required - preferred degrees would be: chemical engineering, mechanical engineering, civil engineering, construction management, etc. * 2+ yrs of post ...

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  • Industrial Engineer

    19 days ago Carrollton, TX, USA

    Education/Experience * BS in Industrial Engineering or related field is required * Minimum of 2 years of operational experience and a lean manufacturing background is desirable Math Ability * Ability ...

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  • Director of Engineering/E-Commerce

    15 days ago Los Angeles, CA, USA

    Director of Engineering/E-Commerce Do you enjoy the passion of leading complex cross-functional development teams? Have you built high-functioning e-commerce platforms with Magento? Do you want to ...

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  • Developers or Project Managers

    8 days ago Louisville, KY, USA

    We are looking for Developers in .NET or Java interested in contracting with the Government. We are looking for IT Project Managers interested in contracting with the Government. We have multiple ...

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  • Chief Engineer

    9 days ago San Francisco, CA, USA

    At least seven (5) years' experience in commercial building engineering/facilities management, preferably with experience in tenant support * High Rise Specialty Certification & Designation preferred

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  • Scrum Master

    6 days ago Waltham, us

    Connexion Systems & Engineering, a Boston based IT and Engineering Solutions Company immediately seeks individuals with the following skills: Date Posted: 1/18/2019 Hiring Organization: Connexion ...

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  • Chief Engineer

    1 month ago Los Angeles, CA, USA

    Maintain, operate and inspect building systems including fire alarms, HVAC, plumbing and electrical in keeping with industry practice, manufacturer recommendations and Engineering Standard Operating ...

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  • Software Engineering Project Manager

    7 days ago us

    We are seeking an experienced and versatile Software Engineering Project Manager. The ideal contributor will collaborate with management, engineering and customers to ensure consulting engagement ...

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  • Engineering Program Manager

    1 month ago Rochester, NY, USA

    Engineering Program Manager Manages projects and initiatives in support of Medical Device new product development and manufacturing. Utilizes best-practice project management tools and techniques to ...

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  • Engineering Program Manager

    6 days ago Fargo, ND, USA

    A Bachelors Degree required, preferably in engineering. Skills & Abilities: • Ability to manage the development of technical requirements from business requirements • Excellent verbal and written ...

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  • Engineering Program Manager

    6 days ago Fremont, CA, USA

    Engineering Program Manager To assist in the technical management of key customer accounts. Coordinating engineering group functions including design concepts, prototype development, manpower ...

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  • Chief Engineer

    2 days ago Oakland, CA, USA

    Minimum of five (5) years of experience with all aspects of maintenance engineering, including a strong background of mechanical equipment, electrical, carpentry, plumbing, inspections, preventative ...

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  • Lead/CRM Manager

    7 days ago San Ramon, CA, USA

    Company Description Consolidated Engineering Laboratories (CEL) is a full-service consulting firm providing special inspection and materials testing, geotechnical engineering, Non-Destructive Testing ...

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  • Chief Engineer

    13 days ago Mojave, United States

    RemX Engineering is seeking candidates for a permanent opportunity of a Chief Engineer for an aerospace client located in Mojave, California. This role manages the performance of the engineering team ...

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  • Chief Engineer

    4 days ago Denver, CO, USA

    White Lodging and Marriott Hotels are hiring for a dynamic Chief Engineer to operate and maintain a beautiful 495 room dual property in downtown Denver. Le Meridien and AC Hotel opened in Sept of ...

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  • Project Executive - Mechanical Engineering

    13 days ago South Seattle, WA, USA

    Project Executive - Mechanical Engineering South Seattle Summary Our client is a local Mechanical Contractor with a long history of success in the Northwest. They are seeking a PM, Designer, or ...

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  • Architecture & Engineering Project Manager

    8 days ago Dallas, TX, USA

    Since 1986, our team of environmental consultants, engineers, and project managers has provided thousands of highly satisfied clients with services around the life cycle of their facilities: from ...

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  • Chief Engineer

    1 month ago Pittsburg, CA, USA

    S. degree in Industrial, Process or Mechanical Engineering * 7 - 10 years experience in a fast paced manufacturing setting - high speed manufacturing * 2-5 years management experience - proven ...

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  • DISTRIBUTION ENGINEERING TECHNOLOGIST I

    14 days ago Charlotte, NC, USA

    DNJP5661 - DISTRIBUTION ENGINEERING TECHNOLOGIST II - CHARLOTTE, NC - 3 YEARS - NO PD JOB DESCRIPTION • Distribution Engineering Technologist II provide technical expertise to solve more complex ...

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  • Chief Engineer -

    1 month ago San Francisco, CA, USA

    This person will be responsible for effective leadership and administration of the engineering team to ensure safety, efficiency and cost-effective operations. This is a contract position with a ...

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  • Welding Engineer/Materials Engineer

    15 days ago San Diego, CA, USA

    The employee will work within the Metal/Ceramics Engineering Branch of the Materials Engineering Division at Fleet Readiness Center Southwest and provide welding engineering support to the F/A-18, E ...

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  • Chief Engineer (Must have Hotel Experience and BOMA Certified)

    13 days ago Los Angeles, CA, USA

    ... engineering operations and mechanical/electrical maintenance of the facility under the general direction of building management and the ABM Facility Manager. PERSONNEL SUPERVISED - Assistant Chief ...

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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.