AECOM Project Engineer I/II in New York, New York

Business Line Energy

Position Title Project Engineer I/II

United States of America - New York

New York

Job Summary

AECOM is actively seeking a creative, highly talented Project Engineer I/II for immediate employment in the Greater New York City Area. AECOM is proud to provide our employees with exciting, challenging project within our Power and Energy sector partnering with major Utility companies in all regions we support.

The responsibilities for this position include but are not limited to:

  • Work with Program Manager/Project Manager to problem solve construction related issues on project sites

  • Performs tasks including client/project development, resource management, and supervision management of construction management activities as they relate to contract administration, cost management, project management, quality management, construction safety management, time management

  • Assist in managing and coordinating preliminary sites or building analysis for construction projects

  • Other duties as assigned

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Civil, Mechanical, or electrical from a school accredited by the Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology

  • 10+ years of experience for Project Engineer I/ 13+ years of engineering experience including 4+ years in project management for Project Engineer II

  • NY PE License

  • Project Management professional certification

  • Ability to develop complex engineering specs and perform intricate studies. These studies may involve the integration of various Utilities systems of New York State

  • Substantial knowledge of related disciplines, and understanding of the effects on the authority and its customers

  • Aware of the changes and advancements in the industry, and develop industry wide expertise

  • Ability to understand various utilities project budgets, costs, rates structures, and policies

  • Excellent Presentation and interpersonal skills

  • Strong negotiation skills

  • Strong Problem solving skills focused on the results of data rather than on the data analysis procedures. In some cases, these “problems” may be associated with the Authority’s generation and transmission of electricity safely, at the lowest cost, or in developing expanded capabilities and services for its customers

  • Ability to investigate what is not intuitive and to develop solutions to non-routine problems

  • Demonstrated ability to handle a project from start to finish, with only major decisions being brought to the PM

  • Willingness to enter confined spaces and climb/scale power systems apparatuses is required

  • Ability to work independently with minimal supervision and requires support only to confirm expected results

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.

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


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 Program and Project Management

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 186176BR

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.