AECOM Transportation Project Engineer in Orange, California

Requisition/Vacancy No. 147118BR

Position Title Transportation Project Engineer

Job Category Engineering - Transportation

Business Line Transportation

Country United States of America

State/Province/Region USA - California

City Orange

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 creative, highly talented Transportation Project Engineer for employment in the Orange, CA office. The qualified applicant will demonstrate an established career with the proven ability to prepare high quality deliverable packages to Caltrans' standards and other southern California agency's standards.

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

  • Assume task-lead assignments and lead a team of engineers and technicians to complete engineering plans, specifications, cost estimates, and design reports

  • Any other duties assigned

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor's degree in an Engineering related discipline

  • 13+ years of relevant work experience, including 3+ years of experience overseeing and coordinating all aspects of small to mid-size projects

  • Thorough knowledge of transportation project development and experience in preparing deliverables required in each phase of the development process and must possess sound judgment

  • Ability to prepare engineering design reports, construction plans, and contract documents / technical specifications

  • Ability to collaborate and coordinate with design teams consisting of multi-discipline design engineers and technicians

  • Possession of leadership skills to guide a design team with limited direction and guidance

  • Skills to coordinate with clients, stakeholders, and outside agencies

  • Proficient with Microstation and/or AutoCAD Civil 3D

Preferred Qualifications

  • None

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.