Civil Engineer I - Military veterans preferred



  full-time   employee

United States

United States of America - Wisconsin, Milwaukee

Job Summary

AECOM is seeking Civil Engineer I to be based in Milwaukee, WI.

At AECOM , we believe infrastructure creates opportunities for everyone. Whether it’s improving your commute, keeping the lights on, providing access to clean water, or transforming skylines, our work helps people and communities thrive.

This position is expected to begin in January 2021.

We take on the most complex challenges and pioneer innovative, iconic solutions that push the limits of what’s possible – the world’s longest cable-stayed bridge, record-breaking sports events, the largest greenfield port development megaproject, life-sustaining, and disaster recovery programs, and the tallest tower in the Western Hemisphere.

On projects spanning transportation, buildings, water, governments, energy, and the environment, we deliver professional services throughout the project lifecycle.

We are proud to be recognized for excellence:

  • Fortune ’s World’s Most Admired Companies – 2014-2020

  • #1 in Transportation and General Building in Engineering-News Record 's 2019 “Top 500 Design Firms” and #1 2019 “Top 200 Environmental Firms”

  • VIQTORY 2020 Military Friendly® Gold Employer

  • Perfect score on the Human Rights Campaign Foundation's Corporate Equality Index for 2017-2019


  • As populations grow, so do demands for safe, expedient, and cost-effective transportation. AECOM’s Transportation business line partners with clients around the world to build, modernize, and expand transportation projects that carry all of our communities into the future — safely and reliably.

  • We use our extensive knowledge in planning, designing, and managing transportation systems — as well as restoring and replacing aging infrastructure — to help our public and private clients find smarter, more advanced ways to move people across cities, countries, and continents.

  • Our integrated approach and social responsibility have earned us the trust of local municipalities, government agencies, commercial clients, and public-private partnerships. Our expertise and global reach enable us to deliver high-quality solutions for our clients that pave the way for long-lasting benefits to society.

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

  • Building analytic and design skills

  • Conducting engineering design under the supervision of anexperienced Engineer

  • Creating designs, calculations, sketches, diagrams, schematic drawings, and final working drawings under the supervision of an experienced Engineer

  • Collecting and analyzing data under the supervision of an experienced Engineer

  • Using computer software as a tool for solving basic engineering problems

  • Performing work in accordance with agreed-upon budget and schedule under supervision

  • The successful candidate must be prepared to work in the vigorous environment of Transportation construction

  • Excellent documentation and communication skills are a must for this position as the successful candidate will also be responsible for communicating directly with Contractors, Engineers, and clients

  • Coordinating construction schedules to ensure items of work are constructed according to contract documents

Note: Sponsorship assistance will not be available for candidates outside US .

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering or Construction Engineering

  • Must have a Valid Driver's License

  • US citizen required

Preferred Qualifications

  • 2-5 years of construction engineering experience with WisDOT or municipalities

  • The ability to work in potentially remote and physically demanding field conditions of a construction site

  • GPS and Survey equipment knowledge

  • Familiarity with Civil 3D, AutoCAD, and MS Office

  • Familiarity with the municipal, county, and non-WisDOT construction projects

  • Familiarity with WisDOT Standard Specifications and material certification requirements

  • WisDOT material certifications including AGGTECH, PCCTECH, Nuclear Density

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. 241796BR

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.