AECOM Civil Engineering Designer in Playa Del Rey, California

Requisition/Vacancy No. 149775BR

Position Title Civil Engineering Designer

Job Category Designer / Drafting / CADD / CAD

Business Line Water

Country United States of America

State/Province/Region USA - California

City Playa Del Rey

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 create comprehensive delivery solutions for water, wastewater and wet weather systems, desalination, water resources, water reuse, tunneling, and community infrastructure through traditional and alternative delivery services such as program management and design-build.

Job Summary

AECOM is actively seeking a highly talented and hardworking Civil Engineer Designer for immediate employment in Playa Del Rey, California but will report to the Los Angeles office.This position is contingent upon client approval.

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

  • Train other Engineering employees in the application of various tools pertaining to civil design of Public Works projects

  • Do specialized engineering design work limited in scope in connection with the preparation of plans, designs, details, and estimates for a variety of Public Works water treatment plant projects

Projects include:

  1. Wastewater facilities

  2. Pumping plants

  3. Buildings

  4. Utility bridges

  5. Pipe supports

  6. Tunnels

  7. Underground vaults

  8. Retaining structures

  9. Other City-owned structures

Minimum Requirements

  • High school diploma

  • 5+ year's production experience in design, drafting or engineering using AutoCAD Civil 3D

  • Working knowledge of current BIM software with emphasis on infrastructure, workflow and project sheet setup

  • Average written and verbal communication skills

  • High productivity and attention to efficiency

  • Ability to manage priorities and additional responsibilities with minimal guidance

  • Strong PC experience in the Windows environment

  • Working knowledge of word processing, e-mail, web applications, spreadsheets and database software

  • Ability to work as part of a team

  • Provide insight on BIM workflow and its applicability to infrastructure design

  • Ability to conduct site visits

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.


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