AECOM Structural Practice Leader in Waterloo, Iowa

Business Line Transportation

Position Title Structural Practice Leader

United States of America - Iowa


Job Summary

AECOM is actively seeking a highly motivated Structural Practice Leader for employment in the Des Moines or Waterloo, IA office. The appropriately qualified candidate will report to the Operations Manager but will direct the work of staff to complete projects within budget and schedule.

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

  • Oversight of structural staff in Iowa in addition to support of structural projects within region

  • Capability and interest in building Iowa backlog in addition to project and client management activities

  • Project management, planning, design and client contact for structural projects. Primary project locations will be Iowa, but will need to support projects outside of Iowa

  • Perform and oversee the work necessary to complete preliminary and final design of structures

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree in engineering

  • 10+ years of related experience in structural design

  • Iowa Civil Engineering License or capability to obtain license within 90 days

  • Must have past experience showing ability to work with other design staff, client management and development of new clients

Preferred Qualifications

  • 15+ years of related experience in structural design

  • ​Preference will be given to candidates with structural engineering license and Iowa DOT experience

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.

Job Category Engineering - Structural

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 184234BR

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.