Transit Engineer - Military veterans preferred

2019-11-01
AECOM (www.aecom.com)
Other

/yr

  full-time   employee


Houston
Texas
United States

United States of America - Texas, Houston

Job Summary

The Transit Engineer in the Houston Office is a mid-career position that will report to the Transit Engineering Team Lead in the Austin, TX market. The position includes support for business development activity, management and delivery of transit planning studies, preliminary design studies and final design of transportation/transit improvement projects. Clients include Capital Metro, Texas Department of Transportation as well as counties, municipalities, and regional planning agencies. The successful candidate may be asked to work on multiple projects and serve as a project manager and/or technical task leader on selected projects. The candidate will coordinate, cooperate, and work collaboratively with others in office throughout the AECOM Central Region.

Additional job responsibilities may include:

  • Performs specific and limited portions of a broader assignment of an experienced engineer.

  • Gathers and correlates basic engineering data using established and well-defined procedures.

  • Works on detailed or routine engineering assignments involving calculations and relatively simple tests.

  • Proposes approach to solve new problems encountered using modifications of standard procedures or methods developed in previous assignments.

  • Identifies discrepancies in results.

  • Provides guidance to entry level engineers.

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

  • Independently performs all the tasks necessary to complete primary design

elements for engineering works.

  • Performance at this level requires developmental experience in a professional position.

Minimum Requirements

BA/BS + 4 YORE or demonstrated equivalency of experience and/or education

Preferred Qualifications

  • 5+ years of experience

  • Bachelors Degree in Civil Engineering

  • AutoCAD experience

  • Previous Transit design experience

  • EIT with the ability to obtain a Texas PE license

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 - Transportation

Business Line Transportation

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 223013BR

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.