AECOM Bridge Engineer in Chicago, Illinois

Business Line Transportation

Position Title Bridge Engineer

United States of America - Illinois


Job Summary

AECOM is actively seeking a highly talented Bridge Engineer to join our Chicago, IL office. The appropriately qualified candidate will have opportunities to work on long-span and signature structures with other AECOM offices.

Project ranges from typical grade separation structures and retaining walls to complex curved and skewed bridges.

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

  • Primarily office engineering, but may involve field assignments from time to time

  • Tasks will range from planning, studies, design, and construction engineering with a focus on transportation-related projects

  • Lead the design and contract package preparation efforts by working directly with other disciplines and clients

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree in civil (structural) engineering

  • 10+ years of practical experience in a professional engineering related work environment with heavy emphasis on design of highway bridges

  • SE license, or ability to obtain the same in next 2 years

  • PE license in state of IL or ability to obtain via reciprocity

  • Project Management skills and responsibilities

  • Ability to communicate clearly, organize correspondence, and document decisions made

  • Need to be able to perform work independently with minimal supervision

  • Demonstrated ability to maintain a high level of self-motivation and resourcefulness

  • Demonstrated ability to develop technical reports, documents, client communication and technical memoranda

Preferred Qualifications

  • Master’s degree in civil (structural) engineering

  • Railroad engineering experience is preferred

  • Successful completion of at least three bridge design projects, including EOR responsibilities, including at least one curved bridge

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.

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.

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.

Job Category Engineering - Structural

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 183059BR

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.