Careers

We’re always interested in standout team players!

Pickering Associates is founded on a culture of integrity and mutual respect, and committed to continuous learning in support of professional and personal growth.  We offer competitive compensation and a comprehensive benefits package.

Please send a letter of interest, along with your resume, to:

pa_careers@pickeringusa.com.  No hard copies accepted

We are currently seeking qualified professionals for the following positions.

Electrical Engineer

Pickering Associates has an opening for a full-time entry level Electrical Engineer. This candidate will join a team of electrical engineers and designers servicing WV, OH and beyond.

Position requires knowledge of electrical design and engineering techniques. Candidate will be responsible for planning and conducting electrical engineering work requiring judgment in the evaluation, selection, application and adaptation of engineering techniques, procedures, and criteria. Will devise new approaches to problems, and prepare or modify drawings, specifications, calculations, charts and graphs, and monitor work for compliance to applicable codes and accepted engineering practices and standards.

Candidate must be able to perform electrical engineering designs for Industrial and Commercial facilities:

Required Skills:

  • Power distribution: 15kV and 600V and below
  • Develop one-line diagrams, plans, details, and schedules
  • Power study experience such as short circuit analysis/arc flash studies
  • Standby generator design application experience
  • Application of NFPA Guidelines including publication 70 (National Electric Code), 70E
  • Lighting Design including lighting calculations, layout, and controls
  • Develop motor controls, design schematics, and consult on motor applications
  • Cost Estimates
  • Provide manpower requirements for engineering proposals
  • Requires contact with Clients, vendor’s representatives and project field personnel
  • Participate in job site visits to serve as the electrical technical project representative during construction

Additional Skills (preferred, but not required):

  • Experience using SKM PowerTools for power system studies
  • Develop process and instrumentation diagrams (P&IDs)
  • Process and field instrumentation design including application and integration
  • Control System Programming

Qualifications:

  • A Bachelor’s of Science degree in electrical engineering
  • Knowledgeable in National Fire Protection Association/National Electrical Code (NFPA/NEC) Standards
  • AutoCAD experience is a plus

Benefits:

We offer a competitive wage package commensurate with experience, including excellent benefits. Benefits include 401k with 6% match, affordable health coverage, paid time off, tuition reimbursement and a generous bonus program. Assistance with relocation costs will be considered.All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply. Pickering Associates is an equal opportunity employer.

All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply. Pickering Associates is an equal opportunity employer.Submit cover letter, resume and salary history

Submit cover letter, resume and salary history to: pa_careers@pickeringusa.com

Architect

Pickering Associates, Inc., a full service Architectural and Engineering firm, is seeking a full-time newly licensed Architect or Architectural Intern seeking to pursue licensure in the future. The successful candidate will join a team of design professionals servicing a diverse base of clients throughout WV, OH and beyond.

The candidate must be proficient with AutoCAD and Revit and have experience in all project phases of drawing development and design.

Responsibilities/Qualifications:

  • Bachelor of Architecture or higher degree; a substitution of documented experience in the field of architecture and a Bachelor of Science, Architecture may be accepted.
  • Modeling and Rendering skills are highly preferred
  • Strong computer skills are required
  • Must have strong communication skills
  • Must be able to coordinate construction document production with all team members across disciplines
  • Must have well rounded understanding of all components of a building including Structural, Mechanical, Electrical and Plumbing engineering
  • Must be a good listener, a good communicator and the ability to develop strong working relationships with clients and staff

Benefits:

We offer a competitive wage package commensurate with experience, including excellent benefits. Benefits include 401k with 6% match, affordable health coverage, paid time off, tuition reimbursement and a generous bonus program. Assistance with relocation costs will be considered.

Please send resumes with cover letter and salary history to: pa_careers@pickeringusa.com

All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply. Pickering Associates is an equal opportunity employer.

Structural Engineer

Pickering Associates, Inc., a full-service Architectural and Engineering firm, is seeking a full-time entry level Structural Engineer.  The successful candidate will join a team of design professionals servicing a diverse base of clients throughout WV, OH and beyond.

Duties:

Position requires knowledge of structural design and engineering techniques.

Candidate must have knowledge of structural engineering designs for Industrial and Commercial facilities including experience with:

  • Analysis and design of steel, reinforced concrete and masonry structures for static and dynamic loading from foundation to super structure;
  • Use of finite elements on complex structures and use of application software in structural design;
  • Planning review, layout and details of construction drawings, specifications, shop drawings, field inspections and investigations;
  • Cost estimating and technical writing;
  • Development of project scopes, engineering budgets, and design schedules
  • Preparation of technical reports,
  • Understanding of industry and regulatory practices and trends; and
  • Application of building codes and standards.

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor Degree in Civil/Structural Engineering.
  • Knowledge of AutoCAD, REVIT, and RAM Structural design software preferred.
  • Strong communication and technical writing skills.

Benefits:

We offer a competitive wage package commensurate with experience, including excellent benefits. Benefits include 401k with 6% match, affordable health coverage, paid time off, tuition reimbursement and a generous bonus program. Assistance with relocation costs will be considered.

All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply. Pickering Associates is an equal opportunity employer.

Submit cover letter, resume and salary history to:  pa_careers@pickeringusa.com

Piping Engineer

Pickering Associates, Inc., a full-service Architecture, Engineering and Surveying firm, is seeking a full-time Mechanical Engineer or Mechanical Designer with a focus in Piping. The successful candidate will join a team of design professionals servicing a diverse base of clients throughout WV, OH and beyond.

The candidate must be experienced with Autodesk REVIT and Plant 3D and have experience in all project phases of drawing development and design.

Responsibilities/Qualifications:

Field Work

  • Determine routing of piping in the field utilizing traditional pipe routing techniques.
  • Utilize laser scanning software for as-built conditions
  • Project Checkout and Commissioning
  • Experience working in an Industrial Environment

Engineering Activities

  • Ability to recognize and translate plant layout and piping system design between isometric, P&ID, and field installation
  • Work would include stress analysis, construction specifications, material procurement specifications, and calculations
  • Utilize Autodesk Plant 3D for development of piping drawings.
  • Providing preliminary cut sheets & vendor quotes for new project related equipment.
  • Preparing general arrangements, isometrics, bill of materials, and other related construction drawings.
  • Participation in project interdisciplinary coordination meetings.
  • Collaborating with team members to prepare written mechanical utility narratives to provide to clients.
  • Works well independently or in a team.

Benefits:

We offer a competitive wage package commensurate with experience, including excellent benefits. Benefits include 401k with 6% match, affordable health coverage, paid time off, tuition reimbursement and a generous bonus program. Assistance with relocation costs will be considered.

All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply. Pickering Associates is an equal opportunity employer.

Submit cover letter, resume and salary history to: pa_careers@pickeringusa.com

Civil Engineer- 4+ years experience

Pickering Associates has an opening for a full-time Civil Engineer with 4+ years’ experience in civil engineering and design.  This candidate will join a team of other design professionals servicing WV, OH and beyond.

Position requires thorough knowledge of civil design and engineering techniques. Candidate will be responsible for planning and conducting independent civil engineering work requiring judgment in the evaluation, selection, application and adaptation of engineering techniques, procedures and criteria. Will devise new approaches to problems, and prepare or modify drawings, specifications, calculations, charts and graphs, and monitor work for compliance to applicable codes and accepted engineering practices and standards.

Candidate must be able to perform all levels of civil engineering designs for Industrial and Commercial facilities:

Required Skills:

  • Preparation of construction drawings and detailed calculations.
  • Creation/design of grading, site plans, utility plans, and sediment/erosion control drawings
  • Able to create construction cost estimates and report writing;
  • Knowledge of current industry practices and standards
  • Cost Estimates
  • Provide manpower requirements for engineering proposals
  • Requires contact with Clients, vendor’s representatives and project field personnel
  • Participate in job site visits to serve as the civil technical project representative during construction

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor Degree in Civil Engineering;
  • Field or Site Work experience an asset (survey, inspection);
  • Knowledge of AutoCAD/Civil 3D and Microsoft Office Applications is required;
  • Strong communication and technical writing skills;
  • Independent, displaying a high level of commitment;
  • Licensed Professional Engineer a plus

Benefits:

We offer a competitive wage package commensurate with experience, including excellent benefits. Benefits include 401k with 6% match, affordable health coverage, paid time off, tuition reimbursement and a generous bonus program. Assistance with relocation costs will be considered.

All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply. Pickering Associates is an equal opportunity employer.

Submit cover letter, resume and salary history to:  pa_careers@pickeringusa.com