AECOM Senior Project Engineer in New York, New York

Requisition/Vacancy No. 144676BR

Position Title Senior Project Engineer

Job Category Engineering - Construction

Business Line Transportation

Country United States of America

State/Province/Region USA - New York

City New York

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 seeking a highly motivated Senior Project Engineer for immediate employment in the New York, NY office. Incumbent will assist the Construction Manager (CM) or Deputy CM, where applicable, with on-site resolution of track work focusing on technical and construction related issues through direct interface with Contractor, inspectors and designers. This position will report to and support the CM, DCM where applicable.

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

  • Assists CM/DCM with resolution of construction and technical issues in the field

  • Liaises with Safety manager and Lead Inspector for resolution of safety issues

  • Coordinates with Lead Inspector to resolve Deficiency Notices and other quality issues

  • Assists Lead Inspector in maintenance of record and as built drawings and change tracking; and with management of track work inspectors

  • Reviews inspectors shift reports and other records for accuracy

  • Coordinates with Office Engineers regarding progress photos and documents needed to support construction progress meetings and reports

  • Coordinates with Cost/Schedule Engineers for reporting of construction progress, including cost and schedule status

  • Assists in review of progress payment requisitions and invoices

  • Assists with identification, tracking and resolution of issues

  • Liaison with other disciplines

  • Assist with preparation of weekly, monthly and ad hoc technical reports and resolution of claims

  • Other responsibilities as assigned by the CM

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor's degree in Engineering, Construction Management or equivalent

  • 10+ years of relevant experience in track work design and construction

  • Logistics, planning and/or direct design and construction/engineering experience in CM office

  • Experience using Microsoft Office

Preferred Qualifications

  • P.E., Certified Construction Manager (CCM) or equivalent

  • Experience with Expedition or equivalent software

  • Valid Driver's license

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.