AECOM Concrete Quality Assurance Engineer in New York, New York

Business Line Water

Position Title Concrete Quality Assurance Engineer

United States of America - New York

New York

Job Summary

The Water Business Line of AECOM is actively seeking a creative, highly motivated Concrete Quality Assurance Engineer which may be located in our Clifton, New Jersey, or 125 Broad Street, New York, office. Professional services to be performed at NYCDEP facilities located within the five boroughs of New York and in the Upstate Watershed region

There will be an opportunity to interact with multi-disciplinary teams, mentor staff, and interface with clients, sub-consultants, regulatory agencies, and members of the NYC water/ wastewater construction community.

Imagine working on rewarding projects within a diverse culture, and having access to exceptional training and career development opportunities. Working at AECOM means being part of a global team, working with award-winning professionals across the world. Aspire to be a key player on some of the best projects regionally, with opportunities to work on projects nationally or internationally. Our people bring deep industry knowledge to help you succeed.

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

  • Provide technical, research and other related services in regard to concrete quality assurance inspection and testing, including specification review, design mix evaluation, development of new design mixes, evaluation of non-conformance report dispositions, perform strength analyses, review standards, conduct material evaluations/ studies, evaluate inspector and laboratory performance

  • Evaluate and make recommendations of concrete and concrete related-material design mixes for approval

  • Evaluate mixes with previous field performance in accordance with ACI 318, the NYC Building Code, Contract Specifications and applicable codes

  • Participate in the development of new design mixes. Concrete-related materials include asphalt, grout, mortar, cement and other concrete related materials

  • Witness and make findings/ recommendations on the use of trial batches at a New York City Department of Buildings licensed test facility for concrete-related material design mixes.

  • Supervise the inspection of specimen materials at the batch plant and/or project site to ensure that the inspections are performed properly

  • Supervise the strength testing of specimens by and at New York City Department of Buildings DOB licensed test facilities to ensure that the tests are performed properly.

  • Interpret construction contract specifications and drawings

  • Verify test equipment has been calibrated periodically as per industry standards/ practices

  • Conduct a final review of Certified Laboratory Test Results specimen set, and determine compliance per New York City guidelines and applicable codes

  • Make recommendation regarding non-conforming concrete inspection and/or test results

  • Conduct batch plant inspection services per New York City Building Code regulations

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor's Degree in Engineering field or related engineering discipline

  • 10+ years of concrete experience, including fundamentals of concrete, ready mixed concrete, cement fly ash, slag and silica fume, aggregates, chemical admixtures, statistical methods for data evaluation, testing hardened concrete, concreting in extreme weather, extended delivery and returned concrete, quality control procedures, and production, delivery, handling, placing and finishing

  • NRMCA Level 3 and ACI CCSI or a New York State Professional Engineering license

  • Experience in the full range of activities associated with providing concrete quality assurance and special inspection services at various NYCDEP Clean Water Supply and Wastewater Treatment facilities

  • Must have working knowledge of ACI, ASTM, NYC Building Code and other applicable codes and requirements

  • Must have positive attitude, good aptitude, and strong initiative will integrate well with our existing group of outstanding professionals

  • Strong understanding of the fundamentals of concrete, ready mixed concrete, cement fly ash, slag and silica fume, aggregates, chemical admixtures, statistical methods for data evaluation, testing hardened concrete, concreting in extreme weather, extended delivery and returned concrete, quality control procedures, and production, delivery, handling, placing and finishing

  • Working knowledge of ACI, ASTM, and New York City Building Code as relates to concrete and concrete-related materials and quality procedures.

  • Ability to navigate Internet and client Intranet, including NYCDEP BEDC Epmis

  • Demonstrated experience in understanding drawings and specifications for water/wastewater infrastructure projects.

  • Must have the ability to communicate and coordinate effectively with construction managers/ resident engineers/ contractors, technicians, designers, engineers, inspectors, laboratory technicians, and project managers for the preparation of high quality work products

  • Must be proficient in the use of Microsoft Word, Excel, Project, PowerPoint, Google Maps, and other common business software and web-based applications

  • Must be able to interface comfortably with clients, lead client meetings, and conduct oral presentations

  • Must have strong verbal and written communication skills

  • Must possess a valid driver’s license and be able to drive on behalf of the company

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.

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

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 186871BR

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.