AECOM Transportation/Civil Design Engineer in Birmingham, Alabama

Requisition/Vacancy No. 156940BR

Position Title Transportation/Civil Design Engineer

Job Category Engineering - Civil

Business Line Transportation

Country United States of America

State/Province/Region USA - Alabama

City Birmingham

Why Choose AECOM? AECOM is a premier, fully integrated professional and technical services firm positioned to design, build, finance and operate infrastructure assets around the world for public- and private-sector clients. With nearly 100,000 employees — including architects, engineers, designers, planners, scientists and management and construction services professionals — serving clients in over 150 countries around the world, AECOM is ranked as the #1 engineering design firm by revenue in Engineering News-Record magazine’s annual industry rankings, and has been recognized by Fortune magazine as a World’s Most Admired Company. The firm is a leader in all of the key markets that it serves, including transportation, facilities, environmental, energy, oil and gas, water, high-rise buildings and government. AECOM provides a blend of global reach, local knowledge, innovation and technical excellence in delivering customized and creative solutions that meet the needs of clients’ projects. A Fortune 500 firm, AECOM companies, including URS Corporation and Hunt Construction Group, have annual revenue of approximately $19 billion. More information on AECOM and its services can be found at

About the Business Line


We provide professional services in areas such as aviation, transit, freight rail, highways and bridges, planning, and ports and marine. Our global network of top-tier specialists delivers comprehensive services over the full life cycle of a project to benefit clients in government and private industries.

Job Summary

AECOM is actively seeking a highly motivated Transportation/Civil Design Engineer for employment in the Birmingham, AL office.

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

  • Design highways and roadways for projects with Alabama DOT, municipal and local counties.

  • Will work closely with project managers and project engineers in the tasks involved with the development of civil engineering plans

  • Geometric design, drainage design, signing and striping, traffic control, erosion and sediment control, and utility design

  • Occasional travel to job sites, plan review meetings, or other project specific tasks

  • Work in MicroStation or AutoCAD, Microsoft Suite programs, AutoCAD Civil 3D, InRoads and various hydraulic programs

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree in Civil engineering or other related field required

  • 2+ years of civil engineer experience

  • Basic knowledge of industry standard computer software for the position (examples include software such as CADD, HCS, AutoCAD, MicroStation, GIS, Hydrologic/Hydraulic models)

  • Knowledge of InRoads or Civil 3Dsoftware

  • Capable of using spreadsheet, word processing, and standard office software

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

  • Ability to prioritize tasks and manage time to maximize efficiency

Preferred Qualifications

  • EIT certification strongly preferred, but not required

  • PE certification encouraged

  • Surveying and survey processing knowledge a plus

  • Alabama DOT standards knowledge

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.


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