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AECOM Structural Engineer in San Francisco, California

Job Summary

AECOM is seeking a Structural Engineer based in Oakland or San Francisco, California.

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.

About Buildings + Places

AECOM’s Buildings + Places practice includes architecture, interiors, building engineering, workplace strategy, business transformation, asset advisory, economics and development planning, master planning, urban planning, and landscape architecture in a dynamic, interactive, and creative work environment.

With a range of expertise from strategy and design through project realization, we create better outcomes to grow economies, protect natural systems, conserve natural resources, make societies more equitable and connect and engage people through innovative, sustainable design solutions.

Our teams have worked on signature projects such as the London 2012 Olympic Park and Legacy Framework, to the new plan for the LA2028 Olympics, to industrial facilities for GE and Rolls-Royce, to headquarters and workplaces for NASA, Unilever, Sony Music, DirecTV, Box, Inc. and many Fortune 500 companies.

Job Summary/Responsibilities

  • The Structural Engineer is responsible for performing structural calculations, analysis, and design drawing development.

  • He/She is able to perform engineering services during construction - responding to RFI's and submittals, working with contractors, and adapting/modifying the design to job site conditions creatively and efficiently.

  • Potential projects come from a wide variety of industry sectors including entertainment, commercial, industrial, parking structures, government, and detention

  • The engineer will work collaboratively with more experienced engineers and also be able to lead younger engineers.

  • The engineer will be able to comfortably lead design efforts, assign tasks to junior engineers, review calculations and drawings and be able to take designs from concept to construction documents.

Daily work consists of:

  • Structural analysis and design

  • Development of clear, detailed, easy-to-follow structural calculations

  • Leading design tasks with support from junior engineers as well as being part of bigger design teams completing individual tasks

  • Coordinate work with other disciplines

  • Prepare contract documents (drawings, specifications, calculations)

  • Construction administration / engineer services during construction

  • Author structural reports, assessments, and studies

  • Develop project management experience such as scheduling, budgeting, risk assessment, etc.

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree in Civil or Structural Engineering plus a minimum of four (4) years of experience or demonstrated equivalency of experience and/or education

  • Professional Engineering license in California (PE)

  • Valid driver’s license

Preferred Qualifications

  • Master of Science in Civil Engineering (Structural Focus)

  • Minimum of 8 years’ experience

  • Professional Structural Engineering License in California (SE)

  • Demonstrated experience applying all major structural design codes

  • Demonstrated experience using 3-D structural analysis software (ETABS, SAP2000, Risa, Ram, Safe)

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

  • Demonstrated experience in the use of Revit/AutoCAD to provide production support as a portion of team support and development

Additional Information:

  • Relocation is not available for this position.

  • Sponsorship is not available for this position.

What We Offer

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.

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

Job Category Engineering - Structural

Business Line B&P - Buildings & Places

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United States of America

Position Status Full Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 257220BR

Additional Locations US - San Francisco, CA - 300 California Street

Virtual: No

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.