AECOM Vertical Transportation Engineer III in New York, New York

Business Line Transportation

Position Title Vertical Transportation Engineer III

United States of America - New York

New York

Job Summary

AECOM is actively seeking a highly motivated Vertical Transportation Engineer III for employment in the New York, NY office.

The Senior Vertical Transportation Engineer will design, develop, and review drawings and submittals on vertical transportation projects (elevators, escalators, and moving walkways). This professional will adapt and modify design features and operational methods to meet a variety of situations.

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

  • Undertaking vertical transport design for major projects

  • Working closely with principal designers to develop the Vertical Transport Design

  • Managing the production of drawings and reports and preparing vertical transportation projects specifications

  • Supervising and coordinating the work of others and coordinating work with engineers of other disciplines

  • Attending meetings and communicating with clients to establish their needs

  • Inspecting installations and witness testing on site

  • Managing project team to ensure production of deliverables to agreed timelines and within budget

  • Providing technical guidance and mentoring to junior members of the team

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor's degree in engineering or related field

  • 5+ years vertical transportation experience

  • Be able to design and deliver vertical transport solutions on major and/or complex projects

  • A strong analytical knowledge and understanding of engineering principles

  • A desire to work constructively in a team, finding holistic building design solutions in a multidisciplinary environment

  • The ability to communicate clearly, through sketching, speaking and in writing, with client s and design teams

  • Proven experience of undertaking vertical Transportation Design, using passenger traffic analysis software where appropriate

  • Excellent planning, organizational and time management skills, with a proven ability to work under pressure and to meet strict deadlines

  • Able to understand the balance of engineering priorities on differing projects

  • Able to quickly develop successful client relationships

  • Advanced knowledge and experience in utilizing design software including passenger traffic analysis software (ELEVATE) CADD, BIM, Revit, Word, Excel and Outlook

Preferred Qualifications

  • PE or QEI license

  • 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.

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Job Category Engineering - Transportation

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 193474BR

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.