AECOM Senior Civil / Structural Engineer in Portland, Oregon

Business Line Water

Position Title Senior Civil / Structural Engineer

United States of America - Oregon


Job Summary

The Water Business Unit of AECOM is actively seeking a Senior Civil or Structural Engineer for immediate employment in the Portland, OR office. The successful candidate will support the Water/Wastewater Treatment, Planning, and Design teams on projects that involve water/wastewater-related infrastructure projects. AECOM is proud to provide our employees with exciting, challenging projects.

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

  • Working with senior management team to develop business development and growth strategies

  • Acting as primary point of contact with assigned clients and has full responsibility for project delivery

  • Managing large, complex projects or several moderately sized projects – take full ownership of all aspects of management including scope, schedule and budget

  • May be responsible for Project teams that include 10 or more members often representing multiple business lines, working in remote locations and including subcontractor(s)

  • Utilizing AECOM resources to resolve complex technical issues

  • Proactively identify need for additional resources and staffing needs

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree in Civil and/or Structural engineering required

  • Professional Engineering License required (Oregon preferred)

  • 10+ years of project engineering and project management experience. Qualified applicants will have experience managing projects with $1M contract value

  • Must have strong technical progression within an organization showing ability to take on challenges and broaden responsibilities

  • Appropriately experienced candidates will have acted as a technical leader within the areas of consulting on major infrastructure projects from civil and/or structural design through to construction oversight

  • Must have experience in client service and business development

Preferred Qualifications

  • Masters Degree preferred

  • Experience in working with water/wastewater utility clients

  • Proven track record of quickly resolving technical and managerial issues

  • Technical expertise in design and construction of water/wastewater infrastructure

  • Ability to mentor and guide younger staff

  • Experience with preparing plans, specifications and cost estimates

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 to view the EEO Is The Law poster.


Please note that AECOM does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters or employment agencies. In the absence of a signed Recruitment Fee Agreement, AECOM will not consider or agree to payment of any referral compensation or recruiter fee. In the event a recruiter or agency submits a resume or candidate without a previously signed agreement, AECOM explicitly reserves the right to pursue and hire those candidate(s) without any financial obligation to the recruiter or agency. Any unsolicited resumes, including those submitted to hiring managers, are deemed to be the property of AECOM.

Job Category Program and Project Management

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 165303BR