AECOM Civil Engineer III in Charleston, South Carolina

United States of America - South Carolina, Charleston

Alternate Locations US - Atlanta, GA - 1360 Peachtree St NE, US - Columbia, SC - 101 Research Drive

Job Summary

AECOM is actively seeking a creative, highly talented Civil Engineer III for immediate employment in the Charleston, SC, Columbia, SC or Atlanta, GA office.

The responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to:

  • Computer­aided design and drafting of site layout, roadway, grading, and utility systems using tools including, but not limited to AutoCAD Civil3D.

  • Assists in report preparation, site reconnaissance, and communications with the AECOM project team.

  • Reviews regulations and standards necessary to carry out project design and permitting work

  • Analyze reports, maps, drawings, tests, and other topographical and geologic data to plan and design projects

  • Incorporates schedules, budgets and project criteria into civil design and layouts

  • Conduct site visits at active construction sites to examine field conditions, site work that is under construction, site utilities, sediment and erosion control inspections, as built conditions

  • Work closely with the project team, including civil, geotechnical, traffic engineers, and surveyors to provide value to each project

  • Work under supervision of Project Manager or Senior Civil Engineer

  • Exercise judgement limited to developing details of work in making preliminary decisions and material selections, and adaptations of engineering alternatives

  • Utilize standard techniques, procedures, and criteria while gaining understanding of advanced methods

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree in civil engineering or related engineering field

  • Proficiency with AutoCAD Civil 3D, including:

  • Objects – Styles & Labels;

  • Designing Surfaces (3D Feature Lines & Grading Groups);

  • Working with Pipe Networks (Alignments & Profiles);

  • Corridor Design (Assemblies & Subassemblies);

  • Working with Data Shortcuts;

  • Working with Plan Production Tools

  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office tools (Word, Excel, Outlook)

  • At least 5 years of experience in design and construction administration of site utilities including water, sanitary sewer and storm drainage.

  • Strong organizational, technical, and communications skills

  • Commitment to working efficiently to complete tasks within allotted schedule constraints

  • Due to the nature of this work, U.S. citizenship is required

  • Must possess a valid driver’s license

Preferred Qualifications

  • Licensed Professional Engineer in SC preferred

  • Proficiency with interdisciplinary and utility coordination for general site development

  • Familiarity with WaterCAD and similar modeling software

  • Construction administration experience

  • NCEES Record or multi-state registrations with commensurate experience

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 to view the EEO Is The Law poster.

At AECOM, employee’s safety and security are our top Safeguarding core value. All employees are expected to set the highest level of safety expectation in their work, display the highest level of safe behavior, and actively participate in AECOM’s Safety For Life Program. SH&E is a part of our company culture and participation is required for all employees.


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Job Category Engineering

Business Line Design Build

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 196521BR

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.