Construction Engineer I - Military veterans preferred



  full-time   employee

United States

United States of America - Michigan, Southfield

Job Summary

AECOM is actively seeking a creative, highly talented Construction Engineer I under the Transportation Division for immediate employment in the Southfield, MI office. This position provides the opportunity to work on large, unique, and complex transportation projects in Michigan and throughout the country.

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 projects nationally or internationally. Our people bring deep industry knowledge to help you succeed.

This position will start on May 2020.

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

  • Be part of field inspection teams for oversight of transportation construction projects.

  • Monitoring and record the work and progress of contractors, while tracking material quality and usage.

  • Verifying that traffic control measures are implemented and maintained during construction.

  • Maintaining communication between AECOM supervisors and peers, MDOT and local agency personnel, contractor personnel and the general public.

  • Developing roadway construction cost estimates by calculating construction quantities and creating spreadsheets.

  • Performing field inspections, take field measurements and oversight of material testing on road and bridge construction projects.

  • Verify that applicable codes and engineering standard practices are being met.

  • Independently evaluate, select, and apply standard engineering techniques, procedures and criteria, and use judgment in making minor adaptations and modifications.

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree in Construction Management or Civil Engineering.

  • Capable of using MS Office

Preferred Qualifications

  • Previous internship with construction experience.

  • Fieldwork (roads and bridges) transportation

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. 236681BR

Additional Locations US - Detroit, MI - 400 Renaissance Center

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.