AECOM Structural Engineer III in Colorado Springs, Colorado
Requisition/Vacancy No. 143928BR
Position Title Structural Engineer III
Job Category Engineering - Structural
Business Line Building Engineering
Country United States of America
State/Province/Region USA - Colorado
City Colorado Springs
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 www.aecom.com.
About the Business Line
We deliver creative solutions for building projects for industry, government, commercial and leisure sectors. Our building engineering specialists have expertise in structural and building services engineering, fire engineering, acoustics, facades and seismic design. We embed sustainability principles in every design.
AECOM is actively seeking a highly motivated Structural Engineer for immediate employment in the Colorado Springs, CO office. The incumbent can look forward to working on their own project and projects with the team depending on the size of the project. The opportunity involves interaction with clients. The incumbent will be exposed to a wide variety of projects with the opportunity to advance.
AECOM's Buildings + Places business line is dedicated to excellence and integrated design solutions. With a range of expertise from strategy through project realization, the connections we make among people and places provide new insight to better outcomes for clients and communities. Better outcomes grow economies, protect natural systems, conserve natural resources, make societies more equitable and make people healthier and happier. Our expertise includes workplace strategy, economic and development planning, master planning, urban planning, architecture, interiors, building engineering, and landscape architecture. Our B+P team is leading the industry with visionary and forward-thinking projects such as the Golden 1 Center in Sacramento, CA; Liberty Park at the World Trade Center, New York, NY; the Lower Manhattan Coastal Resilience (Big U), NY; and the LA 2024 Olympic bid.
The incumbent can look forward to projects including:
New building design and analysis for a variety of building types, including Federal, DOD, Commercial, and Retail
Design of water and waste-water pump stations, treatment plants, and drainage structures
Retaining wall design, noise wall design and metal building foundation design
Structural analysis and evaluation of existing structures
The responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to:
Provide structural design advice and assistance regarding site selection, design, drawings, and specifications
Provide a wide range of professional structural engineering services and technical consultation for the delivery of safe, secure, and fully functional facilities
Apply accepted conventional design methods and solutions
Apply the latest design methodologies and theories to novel problem solving situations not readily resolved through accepted conventional methods
Contribute and affect the content, interpretation, or development of design policies concerning varied design and construction projects
Bachelor's Degree or higher from 4 year ABET accredited Engineering program with emphasis on structural engineering
5+ years of professional experience with a structural engineering consultant company
Licensed as a Professional Engineer
Experience and knowledge of structural design with different materials (steel, concrete, and masonry) for both building and non-building applications
Field experience with observing construction progress and capable of providing construction administration services
Experience with foundations and earth retention structures
Diverse knowledge of structural engineering principles and practices
Must have the ability to apply general structural engineering mechanics and material properties in unique engineering solutions
Knowledge in the use of appropriate codes and standards which govern the design of structural systems including but not limited to the IBC, ASCE 7, AISC and ACI codes
Experience and knowledge of structural design software such as Mathcad, Excel, Visual Analysis, Staad.Pro, and Enercalc
Experience and knowledge of structural CAD software such as AutoCAD and Revit
Field experience with observing construction progress and capable of providing construction administration services and experience performing Facility Condition Assessments
Experience coordinating work with Civil, Architectural, and MEP disciplines and familiarity with terminology used by these disciplines
Strong writing, verbal and graphic communication skills and proficiency in Microsoft Office applications
Must possess a valid driver's license
Ability to effectively organize tasks and work independently
Due to the nature of this work, US Citizenship is required
BIM experience preferably with Revit software
Project management skills with tracking budgets and interfacing with clients
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 http://www.aecom.com/content/wp-content/uploads/2016/01/EEO-is-the-Law-poster-supplement.pdf to view the EEO Is The Law poster.