Entry-Level Transportation Engineer - Military veterans preferred

2020-02-04
AECOM (www.aecom.com)
Other

/yr

  full-time   employee


Indianapolis
Indiana
United States

United States of America - Indiana, Indianapolis

Job Summary

AECOM is actively seeking a highly motivated Entry-Level Transportation Engineer for employment in the Indianapolis, IN office. AECOM is pleased to include you in a unique development opportunity, the Graduate Development Program (GDP). This program is designed to support your assimilation into the organization and assist with creating a foundation of knowledge for a successful career at AECOM. You will gain experience in your discipline through learning on the job and participate in development opportunities during the program, including access to AECOM's social media resources, group mentoring, and professional networking. The program also has learning activities that will be available to you, including webinars and on-line programs.

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 project Working at the AECOM Indianapolis office is a great opportunity to grow your career! The office experienced 60% contract growth in 2017 and 300% contract growth in 2018! The Indianapolis office is located in a 22 state region of the US stretching from Ohio to Arizona and includes large markets like Texas, Illinois and Colorado. In addition to our extensive Indiana work, employees have the opportunity to contribute to projects throughout the region and increase their technical knowledge through collaboration with a large and experienced peer group with varied technical expertise. AECOM is also a leader in the design-build industry with more than $1 billion construction cost in design build projects completed in the last ten years within the region. Employees in Indianapolis can gain practical design and constructability experience on design-build projects in Indiana such as I-69 in Anderson; as well as marquee national projects like the Gordie Howe International Crossing in Detroit and IH-635 LBJ Highway in Dallas.Management in Indianapolis prioritizes a collaborative, flexible work atmosphere. Employee attitude, self-motivation and social skills are placed at equal importance to technical abilities when hiring decisions are made. This leads to a group of responsible employees that enjoy working together. Our people bring deep industry knowledge to help you succeed.

Under the guidance of an experienced project manager, a roadway engineer prepares designs, plans, cost estimates, engineering assessments for new roadway projects and roadway rehabilitation projects.

Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • 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 on a wide range of projects and tasks and assist with field research, data collection, data analysis, graphics, maps and data presentation, and report development

  • Assist in design of transportation roadway and civil engineering projects

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree in civil engineering with an emphasis in traffic or transportation engineering or other related field

Preferred Qualifications

  • Engineer-in-Training (EIT) or Fundamentals of Engineering (FE)

  • Capable of using spreadsheet, word processing and standard office software

  • Basic knowledge of industry standard computer software for the position (examples include software such as of Land Desktop/AutoCAD, InRoads, InSite, and MicroStation)

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. 226564BR

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.