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AECOM Entry Level Transportation Engineer in Birmingham, Alabama

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 – 47,000 strong – driven by a common purpose to deliver a better world.

Job Description

AECOM is seeking a Entry Level Transportation Engineer to be based in Birmingham, AL

The qualified candidate should possess a strong interest in transportation.

This position has a flexible start date anytime after January 2023.

  • Work with clients such as the state, cities and counties of Alabama, in addition to private clients

  • Prepare engineering plans, construction documents, maps, reports, construction cost estimates and other project related items

  • Design projects that include public and private road systems, grading, drainage, erosion and sediment control, and traffic control plans

  • Read, analyze, and interpret engineering and construction documents, soil and material reports, and government regulations

  • Perform drainage and hydraulics calculations

  • Work under the supervision of a Project Manager



  • Bachelor's degree in Civil Engineering

  • Interested in Transportation Design

  • EIT or FE from the State of Alabama (or ability to get)


  • Experience with MicroStation and Inroads, experience in Open roads is encouraged

  • Strong analytical skills and good technical writing ability

  • Ability to communicate ideas clearly and work well with coworkers, clients and contractors

  • Strong working knowledge of general civil engineering principles

  • Willingness to learn new programs for design

  • Knowledge of Microsoft Excel, Word, PowerPoint

  • Experience in multiple elements of highway design

Additional Information

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

  • Sponsorship not offered with this position

  • Relocation not offered with this position

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: J10075058

Business Line: Transportation

Business Group: DCS

Strategic Business Unit: East

Career Area: Engineering

Work Location Model: On-Site