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Serpentine Pavilion

Fusing art, architecture and engineering

Designed by Diébédo Francis Kéré

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Good engineering is about observing, questioning and communicating to truly understand what’s at the heart of each project.

Amy Koerbel

Structural Designer, Buildings + Places

Moses Mabidha Stadium

Focusing on legacy, culture and location

South Africa

Contributing to projects that meld awe-inspiring design with economic and civic benefits is the ultimate career satisfaction.

Tim Ter Haar

Managing Director, Buildings + Places

Bloomberg European Headquarters

Encouraging cooperation and collaboration

United Kingdom

Our in-house expertise and wealth of knowledge across disciplines enable delivery of the most complex projects.

Coralie Soudee

Associate, Commercial Cost Management

Taizhou Bridge

Connecting with long-span suspension


In my work, I cross vast continents in search of new frontiers in bridge engineering. Bridges connect people and places, both physically and emotionally.

Dr. Robin Sham, CBE

Managing Director, Transportation

Connected and Automated Vehicles

Expanding mobility options

United States

We must consider the possible and not be limited by the tools and solutions available today. Our imagination and technical skills drive our solutions.

Veronica Siranosian

Director, AECOM Ventures

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Job Information


United States of America - California, Irvine

Job Summary

Shimmick Construction, an AECOM Company, is actively seeking a creative, highly talented Entry Level Construction Engineer in our Irvine, CA office.


  • Provides construction site engineering resources and expertise during construction phases of projects to interpret designs, adjust designs to meet site conditions.

  • Oversees construction supervision, and provides final approval of completed construction tasks to ensure construction conforms to design specifications.

  • Facilitates construction and start-up activities.

  • Ensures that the design engineering requirements are complied with by reviewing all design drawings/specifications and making daily field inspections as may be required to support quality functions.

  • Reviews cost controls and reports.

  • Submits required project submittals for approval.

  • Prepares construction related reports based on job site inspections.

  • Keeps project management informed of major cost overruns and under-runs.

  • Assists in developing, updating and monitoring planning and scheduling flow charts.

  • Performs all engineering tasks using standard engineering techniques, procedures and criteria.

  • Interprets plans and specifications.

  • Prepares project schedules.

  • Prepares miscellaneous reports for project management providing information required to prepare the necessary submittals, designs, layouts, etc. involved in the construction of the assigned project.

  • Prepares and reviews subcontracts, change orders and contract value engineering claims and verifies requests for payment by subcontractors.

  • Reviews and analyzes production reports.

  • Coordinates subcontractors' activities.

  • Reviews, verifies and reports quantities to the project controls department.

  • Requisitions and assures delivery of construction materials.

  • Obtains necessary permits and coordinates construction activities with city and state inspection agencies.

  • Responsible for documentation of and distribution of all design changes and field modifications.

  • Works with other project entities to assure proper content and assembly of start-up work packages.

  • Works with home office engineering, original equipment manufacturers and vendors to resolve issues as may be required.

  • Maintains a good client relationship.

Minimum Requirements

Education and Experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree in engineering, construction management or demonstrated combination of education/training and experience.

Preferred Qualifications

Other Information:

  • Qualified applicants who are offered a position must pass a pre-employment substance abuse test.

  • Relocation benefits and per diem support are not available for this position.

What We Offer

When you join AECOM, you become part of a company that is pioneering the future. Our teams around the world are involved in some of the most cutting-edge and innovative projects and programs of our time, addressing the big challenges of today and shaping the built environment for generations to come. We ensure a workplace that encourages growth, flexibility and creativity, as well as a company culture that champions inclusion, diversity and overall employee well-being through programs supported by company leadership. Our core values define who we are, how we act and what we aspire to, which comes down to not only delivering a better world, but working to “make amazing happen” in each neighborhood, community and city we touch. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.

Job Category Engineering - Construction

Business Line Construction Services

Business Group Construction Services Group (CS)

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 242444BR

Clearance Required No

Virtual: No

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.