AECOM Operator Bridge Tunnel (OBT) in Hampton, Virginia

Business Line Transportation

Position Title Operator Bridge Tunnel (OBT)

United States of America - Virginia


Job Summary

AECOM is actively seeking a creative, highly talented Operator Bridge Tunnel (OBT) for immediate employment in the Virginia Beach, VA office.

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

  • Occupies inspection station locations and stops and inspects vehicles for over height, hazardous materials, facility security threats and violations

  • Documents issues and vehicle encounters and notifies Crew Leader and control room of status at all times

  • Provides security by standing watch at various stations, remaining alert and highly visible, investigating and reporting suspicious activities, directing and controlling traffic throughout the facility in a safe and professional manner, utilizing appropriate traffic control techniques (hand signals, whistle, voice, STOP/SLOW paddles, etc.)

  • Assists State/Local Police, fire, rescue, other emergency responders, and maintenance personnel in emergencies and routine operations, using pertinent safety techniques (CPR/First Aid, etc.) and equipment

  • Maintains a thorough knowledge of Standard Operating Procedures and other applicable regulations

  • Performs necessary housekeeping duties to ensure clean and safe work area

  • Responds to motorist and coworkers providing clear, accurate information and/or directions in a friendly, courteous and professional manner. Ready to respond in case of an emergency in the tunnel

  • Performs inspections of assigned work areas to include buildings, facility equipment, etc.

  • Performs daily housekeeping duties to provide safe, clean work environment

Minimum Requirements

  • High School diploma or GED

  • Knowledge of Traffic control operations and extensive customer service

  • Capable of multi-tasking and working in a fast paced environment

  • In-depth knowledge of Hampton Roads Interstate and local roadways

  • Computer literate; Windows-based application experience

  • Experience in radio and phone communications

  • General knowledge of vehicle mechanics and repair

  • Scheduling flexibility

  • Required to take VDOT/Industry Training

  • Must possess a valid driver's license

Preferred Qualifications

  • None

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.


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.

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

Job Category Transportation Operations Management / Traffic Monitoring

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 181506BR

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.