Entry Level Civil Engineer - Military veterans preferred

2021-09-09
AECOM (www.aecom.com)
Other

/yr

  full-time   employee


North Charleston
South Carolina
United States

United States of America - South Carolina, Columbia

Job Summary

AECOM is seeking a highly talented and hardworking Entry Level Civil Engineer to be based in Columbia, South Carolina or open to Greenville SC, North Charleston, SC.

This position is expected to begin in October 2021.

About AECOM

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.

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:

  • Named one of Fortune magazine's "World's Most Admired Companies" for the sixth consecutive year

  • Ranked #1 in Engineering News-Record’s 2020 “Top 200 Environmental Firms”

  • Ranked #1 in Transportation and General Building in Engineering News-Record’s 2020 “Top 500 Design Firms”

  • VIQTORY 2020 Military Friendly® Gold Employer

DCS—Transportation

  • As populations grow, so do demands for safe, expedient and cost-effective transportation. Our Transportation business line partners with clients around the world to build, modernize and expand transportation infrastructure and deliver advanced mobility solutions to carry our communities into the future — safely, equitably and reliably.

  • We combine our extensive planning, design, construction and asset management experience with advanced technologies and innovations to help our public and private clients restore or replace their aging transportation infrastructure, and find smarter, more effective ways to move people and goods across our 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.

Responsibilities include the following:

  • Assisting traffic engineers and project managers on projects related to traffic capacity analysis, feasibility studies, traffic modeling, signal design, signal timing, signal systems, ITS, traffic operations, safety analysis, pavement management, traffic impact analysis, traffic calming, railroad corridor safety studies, and other related traffic engineering work

  • Working in a team as well as independently

  • Any other duties assigned

Minimum Requirements

  • ABET Accredited Bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering or related field

  • Driver’s license required

Preferred Qualifications

  • EIT

  • Relevant work experience is a plus

  • Basic knowledge of PCs and Microsoft Office products including Word and Excel

  • Prior experience with Synchro and HCS

  • Experience preparing traffic studies and signal plans

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills, including the ability to interact with the client in a professional manner

  • Excellent organizational and analytical skills

  • Experience and knowledge of Traffic capacity analysis, Traffic impact studies, Operational simulation analysis, Traffic Signal Design, Timing Plans, Safety Audits and Reports, Geometric design, and construction documents.

  • Experience with the following software: Synchro, HCS, AutoCAD, MicroStation

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. 254575BR

Additional Locations US - Greenville, SC - 10 Patewood Dr, US - North Charleston, SC - 4016 Salt Pointe Parkway

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.