AECOM Structural Engineer in St. Louis, Missouri

Business Line Construction Services

Position Title Structural Engineer

United States of America - Missouri

St. Louis

Job Summary

AECOM is seeking a highly talented Structural Engineer to work in the Industrial / Manufacturing Group located in St Louis, MO.

Position Description or Typical Responsibilities:

  • Proficient in use of structural analysis software for design of steel and concrete structures and foundation.

  • Under minimal direction, completes engineering assignments of advanced complexity.

  • Comprehensive understanding of a specific discipline and has basic understanding of other disciplines.

  • May provide technical guidance to a small group of engineers, designers, and specialists.

  • Fully versed with the preparation and execution of project scope within specific discipline.

  • Fully versed in the methods of business development and able to lead the preparation of proposals.

  • Fully versed with building codes and permits.

  • Fully versed with and can check and review the work sequence, general content, and the methods used to generate specifications for the purchase of material, equipment, systems, services, or construction within a specific discipline.

  • Fully versed with the process of preparing and checking of calculations as well as the approval, revision, retention, and storage of calculations within a specific discipline.

  • Able to learn and use basic CAD sketching tools.

  • Can oversee the review and checking of construction and vendor drawings.

  • Fully versed in the collection and/or evaluation of data and information regarding technical and economic factors including physical, chemical, environmental, maintenance, operational, regulatory, constructability, and/or schedule factors relating to a specific subject within a discipline.

  • Understands the external factors that impact specific engineering problems.

  • Fully understands the use of requisitions and the role of materials management.

  • Reviews and advises on purchase orders and subcontracts.

  • Fully understands and reviews interdisciplinary vendor documents.

  • Leads or assists with the development of manpower, man-hour, and labor cost requirements for a project and can monitor it to aid in evaluating the budget.

  • Leads estimating tasks and performs material take-offs for a specific discipline.

  • Has an advanced level of knowledge of discipline’s material costs and of cost analysis and forecasting.

  • Fully understands and assists with the planning and scheduling of engineering tasks within a specific discipline.

  • Fully versed in the project change control process and can identify a potential change.

  • Has an advanced level of knowledge of discipline’s equipment and material lists, and has the ability to instruct others in understanding their use and requirements.

  • Maximizes the integration of all project functional requirements into a complete project plan.

  • Maintains positive working relationships with peer leaders.

  • Builds productive relationships with organizations in and external to Engineering.

Minimum Requirements

  • Education:

  • Bachelor of Science Degree in Civil / Structural Engineering ( or an equivalent education ) from a four-year accredited college or university.


  • 6 years of experience preparing engineering calculations, specifications and drawings for industrial structures.

  • Experience utilizing structural analysis software packages.

  • Computer Proficiency in Microsoft Office, Outlook, Word, Excel.

Preferred Qualifications


  • Master of Science in Civil Engineering Degree (Structural emphasis) from an accredited college or university.


  • Professional Engineer License

  • Experience with software such as MathCad, StaadPro

  • Experience with CAD software such as AutoCad, Revit/Intergraph/Frameworks and Microstation

  • Previous experience providing engineering/design and construction support in the industrial manufacturing and/or food & beverage industries.

Additional Information:

  • Qualified applicants who are offered a position must pass a pre-employment substance abuse test

  • This position does not include sponsorship for United States Work Authorization.

  • Relocation benefits and per diem support are not available for this position.

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.


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 Engineering - Structural

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 162725BR