Construction Engineering III - Military veterans preferred



  full-time   employee   contract

United States

United States of America - Illinois, Chicago

Job Summary

AECOM is actively seeking a highly motivated and experienced Construction Engineer to work on roadway, transit and rail construction projects in Chicago, IL. This challenging position will provide an excellent growth opportunity for the potential employee while improving the infrastructure in the Chicagoland and Northwest Indiana area.

Imagine working on rewarding projects within a diverse culture, and having access to exceptional training and career development opportunities. Aspire to be a key player on some of the best projects regionally, with opportunities to work on projects nationally. Our people bring deep industry knowledge to help you succeed.

The qualified applicant should be able to demonstrate a high level of interest in Construction Engineering and Inspection (CEI). The position provides the opportunity to support CEI efforts for exciting, challenging, and high-profile transportation projects for roadway, transit and rail agencies. This position provides training, guidance, and development of skills needed to lead major construction projects as Resident Engineer/construction manager in the near future.

At AECOM, we’re delivering a better world.

We believe infrastructure creates opportunity 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.

Our clients trust us to bring together the best people, ideas, technical expertise and digital solutions to our work in transportation, buildings, water, the environment and new energy. We’re one global team – 47,000 strong – driven by a common purpose to deliver a better world.

Under the responsible charge of a Resident Engineer:

  • Work within the CEI group on the construction projects including local roadways, highways, interstates, freight and transit, drainage improvements and utility relocation and protection

  • Perform field inspection and documentation of Contractor's activities

  • Perform field measurements for quantity calculations and reporting for pay estimates

  • Communicate effectively with the project team, including Clients, Contractors, and Project Stakeholders

  • Provide quality inspection to ensure that job is being built in accordance with approved plans

Minimum Requirements

  • BA/BS + 4 YORE or AA/AS (US) + 6 YORE or Diploma/Certificate (Canada) + 6 YORE or HS/GED + 8 YORE

Preferred Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree in Civil Engineering or Construction Management

  • Registered Professional Engineer in Illinois or ability to attain PE license within one year

  • 8 + years of resident engineering experience managing major roadway and bridge construction projects

  • Proficient with Microsoft Office Suite

  • Valid Driver’s License required

Additional Information:

  • Relocation is not offered for this position

  • Sponsorship is not offered for this position

What We Offer

We will give you the flexibility you need to do your best work with hybrid work options. Whether you’re working from an AECOM office, remote location or at a client site, you will be working in a dynamic environment where your integrity, entrepreneurial spirit and pioneering mindset are championed.

You will help us foster a culture of equity, diversity and inclusion – a safe and respectful workplace, where we invite everyone to bring their whole selves to work using their unique talents, backgrounds and expertise to create transformational outcomes for our clients.

We will encourage you to grow and develop your career with us through our technical and professional development programs and diverse career opportunities. We believe in leadership at all levels. No matter where you sit in the organization you can make a lasting impact on the projects you work on, the teams and committees you join and our business.

We offer competitive pay and benefits, well-being programs to support you and your family, and the development resources you need to advance your career.

When you join us, you will connect and collaborate with a global network of experts – planners, designers, engineers, scientists, consultants, program and construction managers – leading the change toward a more sustainable and equitable future. Join us and let’s get started.

As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.

Job Category Construction Management

Business Line Transportation

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United States of America

Position Status Full Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 258307BR

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.