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Engineering Industry Overview

The US engineering services industry comprises approximately 50,000 companies with combined annual revenue of about $178 billion, according to Hoovers. Some of the largest organizations offering engineering jobs are URS and Jacobs Engineering, as well as the engineering divisions of major construction companies such as Fluor and Bechtel. The industry is fragmented: The 50 largest firms bring in about 40 percent of industry revenue.

Engineering Job Market

There were 243,200 mechanical engineers in 2010, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS); that number is projected to increase 9 percent between 2010 and 2020, slower than the average occupation. Electrical and electronics engineers numbered 294,000, with growth of 6 percent expected for the decade. Civil engineers held 262,800 jobs, and their ranks are projected to increase by 19 percent by 2020.

Although there are good numbers of open jobs in engineering, the profession is still recovering from the 2007-2009 recession. Some of the stronger niches in engineering employment after the recession are aerospace, biomedical, computer hardware and mechanical engineering. Employers are still coping with a long-term shortage of engineers; fewer students are earning academic credentials now than 25 years ago. For the well-qualified, this tight supply means plentiful work opportunities in engineering.

Common engineering careers include engineering technician, electrical engineer, mechanical engineer, civil engineer, industrial engineer, biomedical engineer, chemical engineer, materials engineer, environmental engineer, engineering project manager, test engineering manager and director of engineering.

Engineering Salaries

Mechanical engineers earned median wages of $79,230 in May 2011, according to the BLS, with the top 10 percent earning nearly $120,000. Median pay for electronics engineers (not including computer engineers) was substantially higher at $91,500, with the top 10 percent earning a median of $139,500. Civil engineers? median wages were $77,990, with the top 10 percent making $119,620.

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Our client is hiring for a direct hire Quality Coordinator/Quality Engineer job in Crystal Lake, IL. Ideal candidate will have two to five years of quality or regulatory experience within a manufacturing or distribution environment. Qualified candidate with proven success within an ISO environment, specifically with exposure to ISO 13845. Position offers a competitive salary and benefits package. ...
We are currently recruiting on behalf of our client for a Quality Coordinator job in the western Chicago suburbs. In order to be considered for this role, you must have a Bachelor's degree in engineering, or a related field, must have experience working in a manufacturing capacity, and must have ISO and regulatory knowledge. This is an exciting role in a very supportive, family oriented culture of...
Our client is hiring for an Electrical Quality Manager job in Buffalo Grove, IL. We are seeking someone who has strategic expertise in a quality management role. Qualified candidates will have experience creating quality procedures, leading and mentoring a quality team, and strong statistical analysis skills. Position offers a competitive salary, bonus, and benefits package. The Electrical Qualit...
Electrical Maintenance Mechanic Technician Safety: Acts in the best interest of Shalag US company at all times Ensures safety is the main priority in any job performed Reports on any unsafe conditions Follows all Shalag US safety rules Maintain an excellent level of housekeeping in the Electrical shop and else ware Job Description: The Electrical Technician operates as member of the Electr...
Johnson Controls is a global diversified technology and industrial leader serving customers in more than 150 countries. Our 170,000 employees create quality products, services and solutions to optimize energy and operational efficiencies of buildings; lead-acid automotive batteries and advanced batteries for hybrid and electric vehicles; and interior systems for automobiles. Johnson Controls, Inc....
Johnson Controls is a global diversified technology and industrial leader serving customers in more than 150 countries. Our 170,000 employees create quality products, services and solutions to optimize energy and operational efficiencies of buildings; lead-acid automotive batteries and advanced batteries for hybrid and electric vehicles; and interior systems for automobiles. Johnson Controls, Inc....
Johnson Controls is a global diversified technology and industrial leader serving customers in more than 150 countries. Our 170,000 employees create quality products, services and solutions to optimize energy and operational efficiencies of buildings; lead-acid automotive batteries and advanced batteries for hybrid and electric vehicles; and interior systems for automobiles. Johnson Controls, Inc....
RESPONSIBILITY LEVEL: Under general direction, leads and coordinates the advanced manufacturing engineering effort for Building Efficiency globally, within assigned process area, to drive best in class manufacturing engineering processes and to achieve global standardization towards best in class cost. PRINCIPAL DUTIES: 1. Acts as functional lead for all BE Advance Manufacturing and Manufacturing ...
Doka is one of the world’s leading companies for developing, manufacturing and distributing formwork solutions for use in all fields of the construction sector. The Doka Group is a company of the Umdasch Group and employs more than 6,000 people in over 70 countries. Summary Of Position: The Engineering Project Technician produces AutoCAD drawings and material lists that represent the proper use ...
Doka is one of the world’s leading companies for developing, manufacturing and distributing formwork solutions for use in all fields of the construction sector. The Doka Group is a company of the Umdasch Group and employs more than 6,000 people in over 70 countries. Summary Of Position: The Engineering Project Technician produces AutoCAD drawings and material lists that represent the proper use ...
Job ID EPM-00010263 Emerson Company Process Systems & Solutions Country United States State/Province Texas City Houston Publish Start Date Feb 6 2015 Job Level Entry Level Job Description Emerson Process Management is looking for someone to work with our Material Management system in our Houston, TX location. We provide project management, engineering and design services and supply of cont...
Job ID ENP-00004915 Emerson Company Liebert Services Country United States State/Province Texas City San Antonio Publish Start Date Jan 6 2015 Job Level Experienced (Non-Manager) Job Description A Battery Technician is responsible for startups, certifications, preventative maintenance and scheduled maintenance for battery systems related to Liebert’s Uninterruptable Power Supply systems. T...
Reliability Engineer, St. Elmo, Illinois, Wishbone Division of Pinnacle Foods LLC SCOPE OF POSITION: The Reliability Engineer is responsible for developing, implementing and sustaining reliability plans and programs to reduce unscheduled equipment downtime and improve overall process reliability. This position is also responsible for leading the facility’s continuous improvement plans and cost r...
Atkins has been providing infrastructure planning, engineering, construction, environmental consulting, urban planning, architecture, and program management services to public and private clients across the United States for more than 50 years. Globally, Atkins is the largest UK-based engineering and design consultancy and one of the world's largest design firms with nearly 18,000 employees world...
Kleinfelder is an architectural, engineering, and science consulting firm providing solutions to meet our world's complex infrastructure and natural resource challenges. Kleinfelder has nearly 2,000 employees with offices nationwide and abroad. With over 50 years of experience, Kleinfelder's reputation for providing innovative, commonsense solutions to the most complex challenges has solidified i...
Trillium CNG, a subsidiary of Integrys Energy Group, is seeking a results-driven, experienced Senior Project & Design Electrical Engineer to help maintain Trillium's competitive position as a premier supplier in the CNG marketplace through innovative designs of equipment and facilities. Provide overall direction for the electrical design of facilities and equipment used by Trillium at all our CNG ...
Position Summary: The position oversees and directs laboratory operations in the Lubes Technology group. Coordination of lab technician work and lab facilities utilization is central to the role. Candidates must demonstrate strong leadership skills in the areas of developing, training, and motivating colleagues, as well as driving compliance with our safety culture, standard operating procedures,...
This position is part of Baxter’s Global Services Engineering team which is responsible for engineering support and process development for technical repair, maintenance and support services for a global installed base of nearly 1 million medical devices. This position is located in Round Lake, IL and will interact with our geographically dispersed repair and field service facilities. The successf...
Company Confidential Philadelphia, PA, 19144
Philadelphia-based industry-leading machine manufacturer requires degreed M.E to manage major contracts from bid preparation through finished product delivery. One or more years experience working with milspecs and government contract officers helpful but not mandatory. Employer has been continuously in business since 1905 and is on a fast growth track ensuring great stability, job security and ex...
Hanson Professional Services Inc. is seeking a mid level candidate to fill a transportation/traffic engineering position in either the Jacksonville, FL or Tallahassee, FL office. This is an Infrastructure Market position. General Assignments: Responsible for assisting with traffic and transportation planning studies, Intelligent Transportation System projects, highway safety engineering analysis,...

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