Resident Engineer - Mechanical/Electrical - Military veterans preferred



  full-time   employee

New York
New York
United States

United States of America - New Jersey, Piscataway

Job Summary

AECOM is actively seeking a highly talented Resident Engineer (RE) for immediate employment in the Newark, NJ field office for the Passaic Valley Sewerage Commission (PVSC) construction program. The $500-million, 4-year resiliency program includes several construction contracts, and intends to improve flood resiliency of the existing 330 MGD wastewater treatment plant.

Job Responsibilities

The Resident Engineer (RE) will be responsible for the effective administration of the construction contract that will include construction of floodwall, stormwater pump stations, and stormwater collection system. Work activities will include excavation, soil disposal, dewatering, relocation of buried utilities, installation of pile foundations, concrete work, and installation of mechanical, electrical, and control systems. The RE will have the primary responsibility for quality assurance of the construction. Additional responsibilities include:

  • Overseas and coordinates Contractor’s construction activities. Communicates daily with the Contractor’s Project Manager. Overseas AECOM Construction Inspectors in execution of their duties.

  • Facilitates communication between the PVSC (Owner), the Contractor, Design Engineers of Record, and other agencies.

  • Tracks progress of work and Contractor’s adherence to schedule, and process Contractor’s payment requests.

  • Ensures work is performed in compliance with the contract documents. Ensures delivered materials comply with approved submittals.

  • Maintains necessary project documentation, including daily, weekly, and monthly reports. Prepares agenda for and conducts progress meetings. Prepares other project correspondence and documentation.

  • Coordinates distribution and review of submittals, RFIs, and other correspondence. Oversees the web-based construction management system. Assures proper resolution and closeout.

  • Coordinates change management (field orders, change orders).

  • Ensures implementation of health and safety procedures and practices.

  • Performs other assignments as determined by AECOM Construction Manager.

  • Supports overall management administration to project and assists in establishing project specific objectives and policies.

  • May provide technical direction and guidance to subordinate managers, 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 through subordinate managers and supervisors.

  • Position may have significant profit/loss responsibility for assigned construction project.

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree in Engineering

  • 2+ years of experience

Preferred Qualifications

  • Current NJ Professional Engineer (PE) License.

  • 6+ years of experience in construction management roles for heavy civil construction projects.

  • Experience in construction of pumping stations.

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 - Construction

Business Line Water

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 233564BR

Additional Locations US - New York, NY - 125 Broad Street

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.