Civil Engineer - Ports & Marine Terminals - Military veterans preferred

2020-05-15
AECOM (www.aecom.com)
Other

/yr

  full-time   employee


Savannah
Georgia
United States

United States of America - Georgia, Savannah

Job Summary

AECOM is seeking a Civil Engineer supporting the Georgia Port Authority, one of the largest fastest growing ports. The position will reside at the AECOM Savannah office. As a Civil Engineer - Ports & Marine Terminals, you may be involved investigation, planning, analysis, design, technical production, and construction inspection of many different types of projects including complex marine terminals, RORO, waterfront structures, conventional and automated container yards, intermodal rail, site, utilities, roadways, and other port/marine related engineering projects. This position will also support the larger Ports and Maine Transportation group.

Responsibilities Include:

  • Performs specific and limited portions of a broader assignment of an experienced engineer.

  • Gathers and correlates basic engineering data using established and well-defined procedures, including field investigations and research

  • Applies engineering principles

  • Perform basic engineering design tasks (conceptual, layout, and detail) and assist with detailed design work.

  • Assists with the coordination and communication of all project activities between departments/divisions.

  • Provide limited technical direction to in-house staff and sub-consultants.

  • Works on detailed or routine engineering assignments involving calculations and relatively simple tests.

  • Proposes approach to solve new problems encountered.

  • Identifies discrepancies in results.

  • Provides guidance to entry-level engineers.

  • Assist with the development of presentations and report submittals

  • Performs work in accordance with agreed-upon budget and schedule with little supervision.

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor's degree in civil engineering or similar discipline

  • Transportation Worker Identification Credential (TWIC) or ability to quickly attain

  • Valid US Driver’s License

  • 2 plus year experience in a civil design engineering department

  • Proficient in the use of AutoCAD

  • Ability to assist with drawing production and detail design, and provide in-software technical guidance to designers/drafters and less experienced engineers.

  • Ability to participate in construction progress meetings and construction site visits.

  • Assist to provide technical support during construction including review of contractor’s submittals and shop drawings for conformance to design documents.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Fundamentals of Engineering (FE) License or Professional Engineering (PE) License

  • Understands concepts of port container terminal and gate layouts

  • Working knowledge of Civil 3D, and AutoTURN.

  • Experience in construction

  • Excellent verbal, written and interpersonal skills

  • Positive attitude and a strong work ethic.

  • Strong sense of urgency and self-initiative to meet client deadlines

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. 237226BR

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.