AECOM Senior Civil Engineer in Roanoke, Virginia

Requisition/Vacancy No. 151385BR

Position Title Senior Civil Engineer

Job Category Engineering - Civil

Business Line Water

Country United States of America

State/Province/Region USA - Virginia

City Roanoke

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

The Water Business Unit of AECOM is seeking a motivated Senior Civil Engineer to join our team in Roanoke. The successful candidate will lead variety of tasks on site development projects for public and private sector clients. Work may include client/team

meetings, field investigation and preparation of site design deliverables (i.e., technical reports and construction documents) including calculations, drawings, specifications and estimates of construction costs, grading, drainage, dimensional layout, erosion and sediment control, site utilities. This is a part-time variable position, meaning work days and times will be determined on an as-needed basis.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Leading a team of design technicians and less experienced engineers on large complex projects

  • Mentoring less experienced engineers

  • Assisting project managers with developing scope, schedule and budget on site development projects

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor's Degree in Civil Engineering or equal from an accredited university or college

  • Course work and experience with focus on site development

  • 15+ years of experience performing site development design

  • Professional Civil Engineer licensure required

  • Must demonstrate excellent written and verbal communication and time management skills, flexibility to work on a multitude of diverse projects, a positive attitude and commitment to workplace health and safety

Preferred Qualifications

  • Efficiency with AutoCAD and Civil3D design software is a plus

  • LEED AP BD+C a plus

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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