AECOM Project Engineer I, Transportation in Sacramento, CA, California

Business Line Transportation

Position Title Project Engineer I, Transportation

United States of America - California

Sacramento, CA

Job Summary

The Design and Consulting Services Group of AECOM is actively seeking a creative, highly talented and experienced Project Engineer for immediate part-time employment (minimum 20 hours) in the Transportation Group in the Sacramento, California office. The appropriately qualified applicant will be able to demonstrate an established education in Surface Transportation, planning and design. AECOM is proud to provide our employees with exciting, challenging projects. The successful candidate will serve as a project engineer and can look forward to supporting a wide range of planning, preliminary engineering, and final design projects for roadway, transit systems, managed lanes, bicycle and pedestrian facilities. This position is for a transportation engineer who will be part of a team that includes planners, engineers, environmental scientists, landscape architects, and other support staff.

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 primary responsibilities for this role are expected to include:

  • Provide a support/deputy role in project management and administration including tracking and managing budget, schedule, and quality of deliverables; writing reports, gathering information, drafting proposals, drafting correspondence, and completing progress reports.

  • Play a support role in business development, client relationships, strategic pursuits, and preparation of proposals, budgets and scopes of work.

  • Participate on multidisciplinary teams on civil engineering projects in an office environment as well as in a virtual team environment.

  • Serve as project engineer on small- to mid-sized projects and work on several projects concurrently. Take the lead in evaluation of alternatives and resolution of key technical questions.

  • Prepare studies, design criteria, design reports, plans and specifications, and quality assurance reviews of related designs and construction plans, and support of construction.

  • Organize, draft and coordinate production of various reports to ensure technical consistency and inclusion of appropriate documentation.

  • Organize, draft and coordinate production of engineering drawings and specifications to ensure technical accuracy.

  • Assist with construction support activities to verify compliance with specifications; review and approve submittals; conduct field site visits; resolve technical issues and design changes; review progress versus schedule.

  • Oversee and direct junior technical staff in field activities including site inspections; instill culture of safety in all employees by promoting and following company health and safety guidelines and policies

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering with an emphasis in traffic or transportation engineering or other related field

  • 10+ years' experience in transportation engineering

  • Basic knowledge of some industry standard computer software for the position (examples include software such as Land Desktop/AutoCAD, InRoads, InSite, and MicroStation)

  • Capable of using spreadsheet, word processing and standard office software

Preferred Qualifications

  • Registered Professional Engineer in California

  • Strong proficiency with Microstation and AutoCAD

  • Strong proficiency with Inroads or Civil 3D

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 - Transportation

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United States of America

Position Status Part-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 190746BR

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.