Senior Civil Engineer - Military veterans preferred



  full-time   employee

United States

United States of America - Virginia, Douglas

Job Summary

AECOM is actively seeking a Senior Civil Engineer to work out of the AECOM office located in Glen Allen Virginia for immediate employment, to provide technical leadership to project teams who will be working on planning, evaluation, design and implementation of large-scale civil/environmental engineering projects. The team is responsible for a wide range of designs and evaluations typically centering on the permitting, evaluation, design and construction administration of civil/environmental engineering projects. The successful candidate will lead study-phase design-phase and construction-phase projects related to the civil, power, environmental, construction and industrial fields. Projects will be performed under the direction of the Group or Program Manager in the Civil and Environmental Engineering Group.

Responsibilities will include but may not be limited to the following:

  • Provides technical leadership for a specialty and is considered to be a fully capable professional in their field.

  • Applies intensive and diversified knowledge of engineering principles and practices in broad areas of assignments and related fields. Makes decisions independently on technical problems and methods and represents the organization in conferences.

  • Resolves important questions and plans and coordinates work.

  • The knowledge and expertise required for this level of work usually result from progressive experience.

  • Supervision and guidance relate largely to overall objectives, critical issues, new concepts, and policy matters.

  • Receives direction on unusual conditions and developments.

  • Leads facility development and report preparation, site reconnaissance, and communications with multi-disciplinary AECOM project team

  • Comprehends regulations and employs or develops standards and theories necessary to carry out project design and permitting work

  • Organize and prepare reports, maps, drawings, tests, and other topographical and hydrologic data to plan and design projects

  • Incorporates schedules, budgets, constructability, and other project criteria into Civil design and layouts

  • Conduct occasional site reconnaissance to examine field conditions, drainage and erosion control needs, as built conditions, etc.

  • Work closely with the project team, including civil, geotechnical, transportation engineers, surveyors, and senior designers to provide value to each project

  • Oversees entry-level engineers and technicians, and works under limited supervision of Project Manager or Senior Civil Engineer

  • Exercise judgement needed to develop and execute scopes of work, make decisions and methodology and material selections, and adaptations of engineering alternatives under limited supervision

  • Efficiently employs standard techniques, procedures, and criteria while developing advanced methods to improve efficiency

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree + 8 years of experience OR demonstrated equivalency of experience and/or education

Preferred Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering or related engineering field

  • 8 years of Civil Engineering experience

  • Proficient working in Civil3D designs for civil engineering related projects including grading, earthwork, roadway, stormwater, and pipe networks

  • Experience in CCR related projects

  • U.S. citizenship is required, due to the nature of this work

  • Experience in phased grading

  • Experience in landfill and surface impoundments

  • Proficiency with interdisciplinary and utility coordination for general site development

  • Familiarity with WaterCAD and similar modeling software

  • Construction administration experience

  • NCEES Record or multi-state registrations with commensurate experience

  • Licensed Professional Engineer in Virginia; or able to transfer licensure by comity

  • Computer-aided design and drafting of site layout, roadway, grading, and utility systems using tools including, but not limited to AutoCAD Civil3D and WaterCAD

  • Strong organizational, technical, and communications skills

  • Committed to working efficiently to complete tasks within allotted schedule constraints

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 - Environmental

Business Line Environment

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 237333BR

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.