Project Engineer - Military veterans preferred



  full-time   employee

United States

United States of America - Pennsylvania, Philadelphia

Job Summary

The Freight Rail Market Sector is actively seeking a creative, highly talented Project Engineer for immediate employment in the Mid-Atlantic Region. The appropriately qualified applicant will be able to demonstrate an established career in design and project management, specific to Class I Railroads. Candidates are required to have a Bachelor Degree from an accredited college or university. Experience in the freight rail industry and with Public Improvement Projects is required. Structural Design Background is preferred. This person can sit at any of our offices in NC, PA, VA, MD.

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

  • Management of the engineering, administration, and financial tasks for a current GEC contract in place with CSXT and/or Norfolk Southern

  • Organizes and conducts civil/structural engineering related tasks and field work which has a well-defined scope

  • Works closely with the Regional Freight Rail Market Sector Leadership and Client Account Managers on the execution of key growth initiatives

  • Assist in marketing to Class I Railroads, major and regional rail shippers, and other railroad clients.

  • Assist offices throughout the Northeast and nationally on railroad pursuits, as necessary

  • Serve as a cross-disciplinary resource to best serve the needs of the AECOM

  • Support the transit and rail business line on other projects

  • Account for the success, including financial, of freight rail projects as well as accountable for the delivery of project documentation to the high standards of AECOM and the client within specified timeframes

  • Assist with the preparation of design tenders and proposals and participate in workgroup technical activities

  • Interact with a multi-disciplinary team comprised of track, structures, geotechnical, signals, mechanical, electrical, environmental, and civil engineers and scientists. Will identify and build teams for complex and significant freight rail projects for project pursuits

Minimum Requirements

  • BA/BS plus 4 years and or AA/AS (US) plus 4 years or more of Diploma/Certificate

Preferred Qualifications

  • BA/BS plus 6 years and or AA/AS (US) plus 4 years or more of Diploma/Certificate

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. 226195BR

Additional Locations US - Charlotte, NC - 6000 Fairview Road, US - Glen Allen, VA - 4840 Cox Road, US - Hunt Valley, MD - 4 North Park Drive, US - Mechanicsburg, PA - 100 Sterling Parkway, US - Pittsburgh, PA - 707 Grant Street, US - Raleigh, NC - 701 Corporate Center Dr, US - Roanoke, VA - 10 S Jefferson St

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.