FIELD ENGINEER (NIGHT SHIFT) - Military veterans preferred



  full-time   employee

United States

United States of America - Tennessee, CHATTANOOGA

Job Summary

Shimmick Construction, an AECOM Co., is seeking a Night Shift Field Engineer to be based in our Chattanooga, Tennessee location.

Typical Responsibilities:

  • This is a second shift position. Second shift typically starts at 17:00 and ends at 01:30 the following morning.

  • Prepare, assemble, and disseminate contract submittals, work plans, and related documents

  • Contract document and submittal interpretation / write RFI's

  • Assist with rigging / lift plans, weight estimates, center of gravity calculations

  • Design of temporary support structures and access

  • Estimates and quantity takeoffs

  • Procurement process including preparation, quotes, and monitoring delivery

  • Review and redline Contract and shop drawings

  • Coordinate with survey to assist with layouts and tolerance checks

  • Under general supervision, performs routine duties

  • Displays knowledge and abilities to evaluate, select and apply standard engineering techniques, procedures and criteria to meet basic engineering and construction specifications.

  • Displays applications of sound professional judgment on details of work.

  • Independently performs walk-downs and inspections of installed commodities to assure conformance with specifications and design.

  • Performs quantity surveys for tracking and reporting.

  • This is predominantly a night shift position though candidate should be willing to work day shift if required.

Minimum Requirements

Minimum Requirements:

  • BA/BS + 4 years of related experience or demonstrated equivalency of experience and/or education

Preferred Qualifications

Preferred Requirements:

  • AutoCAD 3D modeling experience

  • Previous USACE (US Army Corp of Engineers) experience is a plus, but not mandatory.

  • Experience in designing support structures for rebar

  • Experience in form work design

  • Heavy Civil construction and field experience.

  • Ability to work with all levels of the organization.

  • Ability to interpret and pass on the requirements for concrete placing, reinforcement installation, and form work fabrication and setting.

  • Ability to independently interpret contract documents, design drawings and specifications.

  • Basic engineering knowledge for answering questions involving wood, steel, and concrete design for ensuring safety and adequacy during construction.

  • Experience in scheduling, sequencing, procurement, material take offs, inventories, and cost estimates.

  • Experience reviewing and redlining structural details and lift drawings

Additional Information:

  • Qualified applicants who are offered a position must pass a pre-employment substance abuse test.

  • This position does not include sponsorship for United States work authorization.

  • Relocation and per diem support are not available for this position.

  • Ability to climb stair towers equivalent to a five story building several times daily.

  • Candidate must be willing and able to work day or night shift, overtime, weekends, and holidays.

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 Construction Services

Business Group Construction Services Group (CS)

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 238884BR

Clearance Required No

Virtual: 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.