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AECOM Civil Engineer in Salt Lake City, Utah

Company Description

At AECOM, we’re delivering a better world.

We believe infrastructure creates opportunity for everyone. Whether it’s improving your commute, keeping the lights on, providing access to clean water or transforming skylines, our work helps people and communities thrive.

Our clients trust us to bring together the best people, ideas, technical expertise and digital solutions to our work in transportation, buildings, water, the environment and new energy. We’re one global team – 47,000 strong – driven by a common purpose to deliver a better world.

Job Description

AECOM is seeking a Civil Engineer III to be based in Salt Lake City, Utah .

This position is scheduled to begin in May 2023 .

Responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to:

  • Responsible for performing engineering activities to support planning, designing, construction, maintenance, and improvements of roadway, bridges, transit systems and utilities.

  • Performs specific and moderate portions of a broader assignment, including designs, calculations, sketches, diagrams, schematic drawings and final working drawings, with minimal support from an experienced engineer.

  • Leads the preparation of technical reports and project specifications

  • Developing 3D models using civil design software

  • Originating technical calculations that advance the design of the project.

  • Performs quality control review of design calculations or drawings.

  • Performs work in accordance with agreed upon budget and schedule.

  • Develops construction cost estimates and estimates of technical efforts for projects.

  • Uses expertise in all steps of completing discipline component of PS&E package.

  • Prepares technical specification sections.

  • Provides input to the development of engineering budget and schedule to meet requirements.

  • Technical resource may serve as technical advisor for team

  • Participates in interdisciplinary review of project deliverables.

  • Provides guidance to entry level engineers.



  • Bachelor's Degree in Civil Engineering or related field

  • 4 Years of relevant experience or demonstrated equivalency of experience and/or education

  • Utah Professional Engineering license (PE), or ability to obtain within one year

  • Due to the nature of work, US Citizenship is required for this position


  • Very Familiar with Microsoft Office programs (Word, Excel, Power Point)

  • Skilled at using AutoCAD, Microstation and other civil engineering-related software (Civil 3D, OpenRoads)

  • Previous work experience engineering firms, contractors or DOTs involved in design, construction or management of highway, transit or other transportation-related projects.

  • Familiarity with local design standards and agencies

  • Experience with AutoCAD, Microstation and other civil engineering-related software (Civil 3D, OpenRoads)

Additional Information

All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.

Here, you will have freedom to grow in a world of opportunity.

We will give you the flexibility you need to do your best work with hybrid work options. Whether you’re working from an AECOM office, remote location or at a client site, you will be working in a dynamic environment where your integrity, entrepreneurial spirit and pioneering mindset are championed.

You will help us foster a culture of equity, diversity and inclusion – a safe and respectful workplace, where we invite everyone to bring their whole selves to work using their unique talents, backgrounds and expertise to create transformational outcomes for our clients.

We will encourage you to grow and develop your career with us through our technical and professional development programs and diverse career opportunities. We believe in leadership at all levels. No matter where you sit in the organization you can make a lasting impact on the projects you work on, the teams and committees you join and our business.

We offer competitive pay and benefits, well-being programs to support you and your family, and the development resources you need to advance your career.

When you join us, you will connect and collaborate with a global network of experts – planners, designers, engineers, scientists, consultants, program and construction managers – leading the change toward a more sustainable and equitable future. Join us and let’s get started.

With infrastructure investment accelerating worldwide, our services are in great demand, and there’s never been a better time to be at AECOM! Join us, and you’ll get all the benefits of being a part of a global, publicly traded firm – access to industry-leading technology and thinking and transformational work with big impact and work flexibility.

AECOM provides a wide array of compensation and benefits programs to meet the diverse needs of our employees and their families. We also provide a robust global well-being program. We’re the world’s trusted global infrastructure firm, and we’re in this together – your growth and success are ours too.

As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.

Join us and let’s get started.

ReqID: J10080662

Business Line: Transportation

Business Group: DCS

Strategic Business Unit: West

Career Area: Engineering

Work Location Model: On-Site