AECOM Civil Engineer III in Arlington, Virginia

Business Line Transportation

Position Title Civil Engineer III

United States of America - Virginia


Job Summary

The Transportation Business Line of AECOM is seeking a technically talented Civil Engineer, interested in the public facing aspects of engineering work, to collaborate with our multi-disciplinary group of Civil/Transportation Engineering, Planning, and Architecture professionals in our Arlington office. We handle a large variety of projects; roadway, hydraulic and civil design projects ranging from mega design-builds to urban boutique projects and include transit-oriented ventures. This position is located in our Arlington, Virginia office, accessible by WMATA.

Our Arlington, Virginia Transportation group focuses on providing collaborative and holistic solutions to transportation and design challenges.

AECOM is a leading provider of engineering, construction and technical services for public agencies and private sector companies around the world. AECOM offers a broad range of planning, engineering and architectural design, environmental, construction, program and construction management, systems integration, operations and maintenance, management and a wide range of specialized technical services for the U.S. federal government, state and local government agencies, Fortune 500 companies and other multinational corporations.

The responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to:

  • Prepare erosion and sediment control plans

  • Develop proposed grading plans

  • Design storm sewer and culverts

  • Develop profiles

  • Prepare plans/drawings/quantities

  • Prepare flood plain studies

  • Prepare SWPPPs and VPDES permits

  • Prepare SWM plans using Part IIB and Part IIC of the VSMP Regulations

  • Attend client meetings as required

  • Perform site inspections

  • Develop SOWs, schedules, budgets, fee estimates, marketing materials, presentations

  • Design roadway projects including collector and local roadways

  • Lead project tasks as required

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor's Degree in Civil Engineering or equivalent from an accredited university or college

  • 5+ years of related experience

  • Demonstrated ability to communicate one-on-one and present technical information to stakeholders

  • Ability to lead project tasks and teams as needed

  • Ability to work with AutoCAD/Civil3D, Microstation, GeoPak Drainage, HY-8, Hydraflow Storm Sewers and Hydrographs, Flowmaster, Google Earth Pro, NRCS Web Soil Survey, Microsoft Office, Open Roads, SUDA (preferred), EnSoft Products

  • Due to the nature of this work, U.S. citizenship is required

Preferred Qualifications

  • Virginia and/or DC Professional Engineering license

  • Certified Virginia DEQ SWM Combined Administrator (preferred)

  • Certified Virginia DEQ ESC Plan Reviewer (preferred)

  • Certified Professional in Erosion and Sediment Control (CPESC)

  • Familiarity with DC DOEE MEP process

  • HEC-RAS modeling experience

  • LEED Accredited Professional, BD&C (preferred)

  • Demonstrated ability to work in a collaborative, fast-paced environment and adapt to changing priorities

  • Excellent verbal communication skills and the ability to present and discuss technical content with clients, regulatory agency staff, and the public

  • Must be highly self-motivated with the ability to successfully multi-task, perform detail oriented work, and demonstrate effective time management skills

What We Offer

AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow.

AECOM is an equal opportunity employer and Minorities, Females, Veterans, and Disabled persons are encouraged to apply. For further information, please click here at to view the EEO Is The Law poster.


Please note that AECOM does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters or employment agencies. In the absence of a signed Recruitment Fee Agreement, AECOM will not consider or agree to payment of any referral compensation or recruiter fee. In the event a recruiter or agency submits a resume or candidate without a previously signed agreement, AECOM explicitly reserves the right to pursue and hire those candidate(s) without any financial obligation to the recruiter or agency. Any unsolicited resumes, including those submitted to hiring managers, are deemed to be the property of AECOM.

Job Category Engineering - Transportation

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 164193BR