United States of America - Georgia, Atlanta
Highly motivated Entry-Level Bridge Engineer for employment in the Atlanta, GA office. AECOM’s Atlanta Bridge Group is responsible for a wide variety of bridge and transportation related structures’ including highway overpasses, pedestrian bridges, bridge inspection, bridge maintenance, bridge load tests and railroad public projects reviews. Candidate should have excellent engineering and communication skills, and a desire to contribute to our bridge design team.
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.
Under the responsible charge of a Professional Engineer:
Perform assignments requiring application of standard techniques, procedures and criteria to carry out engineering tasks. Assignments are designed to further develop judgment and understanding of professional and ethical responsibilities.
Exercise judgment limited to developing details of work in making preliminary selections and adaptations of engineering alternatives
Prepare engineering related calculations and develop drawings and visual aids
Work under supervision of a project manager or senior-level team member
Assist in design of transportation bridge engineering projects
Demonstrated ability to build trusting working relationships with clients and colleagues
Preparing and checking design calculations for bridges and other transportation related structures
Drawing preparation, review and checking
Shop drawing review
Preparation of reports and specifications
Assisting in maintaining project documentation
Builds analytic and design skills.
Conducts engineering design under the supervision of an
Creates designs, calculations, sketches, diagrams, schematic drawings, and final working drawings under the supervision of an experienced engineer.
Collects and analyzes data under the supervision of an experienced engineer.
Uses computer software as a tool for solving basic engineering problems.
Performs work in accordance with agreed upon budget and schedule under supervision.
Bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering with an emphasis in structural engineering or related field
Basic knowledge of Microsoft Office, Mathcad, MicroStation or AutoCAD software and be familiar with at least one structural analysis software package
Candidate should be detail oriented and should have strong skills in structural analysis, steel and concrete design; and the ability to work in a team environment.
Excellent verbal and written communication skills, good time management skills, a strong work ethic, and a willing desire to learn
Passed FE Exam, or able to obtain FE within 1 year of hire.
Interest in Transportation design project
Willingness to travel (if and when required)
Engineer-in-Training (EIT) or Fundamentals of Engineering (FE) preferred
Master's degree in Structural Engineering
Basic knowledge of some industry standard computer software for the position (examples include software such as LEAP, MicroStation, MathCAD, GIS, Hydrologic/Hydraulic models)
Some working familiarity with GDOT is preferred
Previous intern/co-op work experience in bridge design
What We Offer
When you join AECOM, you become part of a company that is
pioneering the future . Our teams around the world are involved in some of the most cutting-edge and innovative projects and programs of our time, addressing the big challenges of today and shaping the built environment for generations to come. We ensure a workplace that encourages growth, flexibility and creativity, as well as a company culture that champions
inclusion, diversity and overall
employee well-being through programs supported by company leadership. Our
core values define who we are, how we act and what we aspire to, which comes down to not only
delivering a better world , but working to “make amazing happen” in each neighborhood, community and city we touch. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.
Job Category Engineering - Civil
Business Line Transportation
Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)
Country United States of America
Position Status Full-Time
Requisition/Vacancy No. 216764BR
Clearance Required 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.