Senior Resident Engineer - Military veterans preferred



  full-time   employee

United States

United States of America - Illinois, Chicago

Job Summary

The Transportation Business Line of AECOM is actively seeking a highly motivated Senior Resident Engineer for immediate employment in Chicago, IL. The appropriately qualified applicant will be able to demonstrate an established career in the Construction Engineering and Management industry and have a proven track record of major successful projects for Illinois Tollway, IDOT and CDOT.

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

  • Provides technical direction and guidance to staff and subordinate engineers/inspectors, enforces company and project policies, maintains close client interface, and ensures all facets of the project are constructed in accordance with design, budget and schedule

  • Supervises field staff, coordinates field activities, and provides project progress reports to the Client and AECOM Department Manager

  • Prepares and manages quality and safety plans for the project

  • Work with the Department Manager on development and execution of significant project pursuits and delivery

  • Assist the Department Manager to formulate and execute project opportunity capture strategies, including teaming and positioning for major pursuits, helping in proposal efforts and identification of required staff resources to win and effectively deliver projects

  • Establish relationships with external clients and customers, including industry associations and other potential consultant team members and construction contractors

  • Be a visible leader and trusted advisor to clients by promoting AECOM’s values both internally and externally

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor's Degree in Civil Engineering or Construction Management

  • 6 years of resident engineering experience managing major roadway and bridge construction projects

Preferred Qualifications

  • PE in Illinois

  • Experience in client prepositioning activities, team (internal and external partners)

  • Proposal development experience

  • Proficient with Microsoft Office Suite

Additional Information:

  • This position does not support US work sponsorship

  • Relocation benefits are not available

  • Valid Driver’s License required

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

Business Line Transportation

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 217479BR

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.