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AECOM Structural Engineer in Arlington, Virginia

Company Description

At AECOM, we’re delivering a better world.

We believe infrastructure creates opportunity for everyone. Whether it’s improving your commute, keeping the lights on, providing access to clean water, or transforming skylines, our work helps people and communities thrive.

Our clients trust us to bring together the best people, ideas, technical expertise, and digital solutions to our work in transportation, buildings, water, the environment, and new energy. We’re one global team – over 50,000 strong – driven by a common purpose to deliver a better world.

Here, you will have freedom to grow in a world of opportunity.

We will give you the flexibility you need to do your best work with hybrid work options. Whether you’re working from an AECOM office, remote location or at a client site, you will be working in a dynamic environment where your integrity, entrepreneurial spirit and pioneering mindset are championed.

You will help us foster a culture of equity, diversity and inclusion – a safe and respectful workplace, where we invite everyone to bring their whole selves to work using their unique talents, backgrounds and expertise to create transformational outcomes for our clients.

We will encourage you to grow and develop your career with us through our technical and professional development programs and diverse career opportunities. We believe in leadership at all levels. No matter where you sit in the organization you can make a lasting impact on the projects you work on, the teams and committees you join and our business.

We offer competitive pay and benefits, well-being programs to support you and your family, and the development resources you need to advance your career.

When you join us, you will connect and collaborate with a global network of experts – planners, designers, engineers, scientists, consultants, program and construction managers – leading the change toward a more sustainable and equitable future. Join us and let’s get started.

Job Description

AECOM is seeking a Structural Engineer to be located in Arlington, VA.

This position is expected to begin in September 2023.

Job responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Design of new bridges.

  • Design for bridge rehabilitation projects.

  • Development of bridge maintenance and repair plans.

  • Performing load ratings for bridges.

  • Bridge and tunnel inspection and evaluation.

  • Various tunnel engineering support services.

  • Preparation of construction plans and specifications.

  • Preparation of cost estimates and schedules.


Minimum Requirements:

  • Bachelors degree in Engineering with an emphasis in Structural Engineering.

  • Due to nature of work, US citizenship is required.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Registration as an E.I.T.

  • Strong technical writing and presentation skills.

  • Flexibility to work on a variety of projects, including highways, bridges and tunnels.

  • Flexibility to occasionally work alternate schedules (nights, weekends and holidays) and short-notice work assignments depending on project needs.

  • Must be detail oriented and demonstrate good problem solving ability.

  • Good interpersonal skills and professional demeanor.

  • Ability to clearly communicate technical information in layman’s terms.

  • Masters Degree preferred.

  • Previous experience with Internships.

  • Software Experience: AutoCad, Microstation, MS Office and Structural Analysis Software experience.

Additional Information

  • Relocation is not available for this position.

  • Sponsorship is not available for this position.

All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.

With infrastructure investment accelerating worldwide, our services are in great demand, and there’s never been a better time to be at AECOM! Join us, and you’ll get all the benefits of being a part of a global, publicly traded firm – access to industry-leading technology and thinking and transformational work with big impact and work flexibility.

AECOM provides a wide array of compensation and benefits programs to meet the diverse needs of our employees and their families. We also provide a robust global well-being program. We’re the world’s trusted global infrastructure firm, and we’re in this together – your growth and success are ours too.

As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.

Join us and let’s get started.

ReqID: J10085369

Business Line: Transportation

Business Group: DCS

Strategic Business Unit: East

Career Area: Engineering

Work Location Model: Hybrid