164,205 Engineering Jobs
164,205 Engineering Jobs & Opportunities
  • Radio Station Chief Engineer

    17 days ago Pensacola, FL, USA

    ... engineering work too. Cumulus Media is looking for a Chief Engineer for Fort Walton Beach and Pensacola. For us the broadcast business is more than just playing music, it is about serving our ...

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  • Chief Engineer

    17 days ago Cleveland, OH, USA

    Interface with Customers, Sales, Purchasing, Quality, Engineering, Manufacturing and Vendors on technical issues. * Scheduling of department priorities. * Supervision of (3) Design Engineers

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  • Senior Project Manager

    2 months ago Rancho Cordova, United States

    At Quincy Engineering, we're looking for someone who's not only an outstanding civil engineer, but who excels in leadership to be a Senior Project Manager. This is a full-time position in one of our ...

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  • Project Manager - Engineering Services - SD

    2 months ago Omaha, NE, USA

    Project Manager-Engineering Services Department: AEC Supervision: Yes Employment Category: Full-Time Pay: DOE FLSA Status: Non-exempt This is an exciting opportunity to join a company that works with ...

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  • IT Engineering Director - Growing Healthcare Company

    26 days ago Sacramento, United States

    One of our amazing healthcare clients in the Sacramento, CA area is seeking a talented IT Engineering Director to join their growing team. Ideal candidates will meet the desired experience and thrive ...

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  • Engineering Technician I

    10 days ago Houston, TX, USA

    Overview New Tech Global is currently seeking an Engineering Technician I for an oil and gas client in Houston, TX. Responsibilities * Provide project assurance services for all major development ...

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  • Project Scheduler/ Field Engineer

    1 month ago Midland, TX, USA

    Project Scheduler_ - Field Engineer Scheduler, for New Gas Processing l Plant,1099 or W-2, Aprrox. 6 months Assignment in Midland TX, . Per Diem will apply if not from the local area. Requirements

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  • Civil Engineering Technician

    1 month ago Winston-Salem, NC, USA

    The nature of the work is primarily to assist the professional engineering staff in fieldwork related to identification and analysis of structural problems in residential and commercial buildings and ...

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  • Quality Engineering General Manager - Reno, NV

    3 days ago Boise, ID, USA

    The primary function of this position is to manage and coordinate the activities of the Quality function, which encompasses quality control, quality assurance and quality engineering. Primary Role ...

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  • Project Manager

    13 days ago Atlanta, GA, USA

    Keep engineering and design informed of project needs. "DRIVE THE PROJECT" * Schedule and oversee project review meetings to ensure design is proceeding at the appropriate pace and project needs are ...

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  • Electric Utility Project Manager 19-00025

    16 days ago Houston, TX, USA

    Provides leadership and guidance in multiple facets of projects including safety, quality, engineering, procurement, construction, environmental compliance, project controls, and public/community ...

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  • Quality Engineering and Validation Tech

    9 days ago Santa Ana, CA, USA

    McGuff Pharmaceuticals, Inc. - Quality Engineering and Validation Tech McGuff Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (a subsidiary of McGuff Company, Inc.) is an FDA registered and certified company with a reputation ...

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  • MEP Commissioning Delivery and Engineering Planning Program Manager (Data Centers)

    5 months ago Mountain View, United States

    Interface with Program Managers and Leads in multiple Engineering and Design disciplines to ensure overall CDEP goals are being achieved and teams are surfacing progress and blockers. Interface with ...

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  • Project Engineer

    2 months ago Fresno, CA, USA

    Bachelor's degree in construction management, engineering (or related field), or equivalent combination of technical training and related experience * Experience with utilizing project management ...

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  • Civil Project Engineer

    1 month ago Lincoln, 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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  • Materials Engineer

    2 days ago lincolnshire, United Kingdom

    Select Appointments are pleased to be working in partnership with this successful engineering company, based in Lincoln. Job Purpose: Our client is looking for an experienced a Materials Engineer to ...

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  • Project Engineer

    6 days ago doncaster, United Kingdom

    A heavy engineering background is important, whether it be bulk material handling, screening equipement, conveyors or centrifuges. Your duties would also include the procurement of materials, site ...

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  • Engineering Technician CAD/GIS - Engineering Projects

    2 months ago Oklahoma, TX, USA

    Coordinate with Engineering, Operations and Production weekly to maintain accurate well start up dates and communicate schedule changes to affected parties for well hook ups * Establish and maintain ...

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  • Value Engineering Program Manager

    6 days ago

    Value Engineering Program Manager Location: San Jose, CA Duration: Full Time Position Job description : Looking for the Value engineering PM role at SJC . ⢠Hands on Experience with Hardware ...

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  • Director Site Reliability Engineering SRE

    12 days ago Round Rock, United States

    Director Site Reliability Engineering SRE Round Rock, TX Dell provides the technology that transforms the way we all work and live. But we are more than a technology company -- we are a people ...

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  • Director Of Engineering- Medical Devices

    15 days ago Southborough, MA, USA

    Director of Engineering - Medical Device Software The Director of Engineering for Medical Device Software is a key leadership position where you will use your knowledge of the medical device industry ...

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  • Plant Engineering Manager

    3 days ago Sioux City, United States

    Plant Engineering Manager Description Manage a group of technical and equipment SMEs in the plant providing direct support to operations S,Q,D,C. The primary purpose of this plant engineering group ...

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  • BT- 1650 R & M Engineering Specialist I

    1 month ago Huntsville, AL, USA

    Required Skills: * BS in Engineering required * 7-10 Years of Experience * Must be a US citizen * Must be able to pass a national agency check * Must be able to pass pre-employment and periodic ...

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  • Engineering Project Manager, Automation, Farnborough,Hampshire to £45K

    7 days ago Farnborough, Hampshire, UK

    Engineering Project Manager, Automation/Robotics, Prince2, Farnborough, Hampshire to £45,000+ This is an exciting opportunity for an Engineering Project Manager to join a leading medical sector ...

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  • Quality Engineer II

    1 month ago Concord, California, USA

    Recommends measures necessary to prevent a recurrence of defects to manufacturing, engineering, supply chain and other departments as needed. Analyzes reports and data in support of in-house process ...

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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.