AECOM Resident Engineer - Highway/Bridge Construction in West Texas, Texas
Requisition/Vacancy No. 147016BR
Position Title Resident Engineer - Highway/Bridge Construction
Job Category Engineering - Transportation
Business Line Transportation
Country United States of America
State/Province/Region USA - Texas
City West Texas
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 www.aecom.com.
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.
AECOM is actively seeking a highly talented and hardworking Resident Engineer for immediate employment. This is a part-time variable position, meaning work days and times will be determined on an as-needed basis.
The responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to:
Manage contractors and coordinate with outside agencies, design professionals and other project participants in the successful execution of the construction, schedule, cost, contract administration and quality aspects of highway/bridge construction projects
Provide supervision/direction/training of staff with Inspection, documentation, and safety awareness
Coordinate with contractor, client, and staff daily to ensure the project is constructed in accordance with the plans & specifications
Interpret, organize, execute, manage and coordinate assignments on projects
Identify/communicate resources needed to address successful execution of projects
Monitor construction project activities and maintain proper documentation of the work
Provide advice/consultation to client on construction matters, including compliance with federal/state laws and regulations
Manage several projects at one time and be highly organized
Maintain a safe work environment
Ensure materials meet specification and contract requirements
Prepare and process change orders
Review and check inspectors pay quantities
Attend progress meetings and prepare meeting minutes
Review and recommend approval/denial on contractors' submittals
Investigate and recommend design changes to the plans
Oversee and develop staff
Be active with local engineering groups
Assist in development of new business, marketing to potential and existing clients
Bachelor's degree in Civil Engineering or related field
15+ years of experience with construction of highways/roads/bridges
Registration as a Texas Professional Engineer
Able to effectively communicate and negotiate with contractors and clients
Working knowledge of State/Federal Highway and Bridge Construction specifications & construction contract administration procedures
Proficient with Microsoft Office tools (i.e., Outlook, Word, Excel, PowerPoint)
Must possess a valid Texas driver's license
5+ years of experience with TxDOT highway/bridge construction and maintenance projects
Experience with TxDOT’s SiteManager and other TxDOT construction procedures/documents
Extensive knowledge of highway/bridge design, construction and materials
Experience with Primavera scheduling, and dispute/claim resolution
Experience with SiteManager
Thorough knowledge of TxDOT’s specifications & construction contract administration procedures
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 http://www.aecom.com/content/wp-content/uploads/2016/01/EEO-is-the-Law-poster-supplement.pdf to view the EEO Is The Law poster.
NOTICE TO THIRD PARTY AGENCIES:
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.