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AECOM Resident Engineer (RE) / Engineer of Record (EOR) in Clifton, New Jersey

Company Description

Work with Us. Change the World.

At AECOM, we're delivering a better world. Whether improving your commute, keeping the lights on, providing access to clean water, or transforming skylines, our work helps people and communities thrive. We are the world's trusted infrastructure consulting firm, partnering with clients to solve the world’s most complex challenges and build legacies for future generations.

There has never been a better time to be at AECOM. With accelerating infrastructure investment worldwide, our services are in great demand. We invite you to bring your bold ideas and big dreams and become part of a global team of nearly 50,000 planners, designers, engineers, scientists, digital innovators, program and construction managers and other professionals delivering projects that create a positive and tangible impact around the world.

We're one global team driven by our common purpose to deliver a better world. Join us.

Job Description

The Resident Engineer (RE) / Engineer of Record (EOR) will be responsible for the effective administration of design and design changes throughout construction and will interact closely with the Client. Resident Engineer will have daily contact with the Client’s Construction Manager. The Resident Engineer will have oversight responsibility for quality assurance of the construction.

Additional responsibilities include:

  • Ensure the Project Quality Plans interface satisfactorily with the requirements of the Contract.

  • Ensure implementation of the Quality Plan for the project.

  • Respond to CM RFCs (Requests for Clarifications) and Contractor’s RFIs (Request for Information) on interpretation of Contract documents, assist in resolution of unanticipated field conditions, and recommend corrective actions.

  • Coordinate the activities of the contracts with outside agencies and utilities.

  • Direct public and media inquiries to the appropriate department representatives.

  • Manage technical review Contractor’s submittals by design team.

  • Manage the preparation of change requests to address field conditions and stakeholder requests.

  • Conduct project Design Coordination meetings.

  • Ensure staff maintains high ethical standards.


Required Qualifications

  • BS Civil, Construction, Structural or related and a minimum of 10 years experience

  • New Jersey Professional Engineer License (P.E.)

  • Minimum of 10 Years specifically related to engineering services during construction.

  • Must have supervised two [2] completed construction projects with a minimum of $50 Million for each project. The projects shall have included infrastructure type work – Piles, Reinforced Concrete structures, with site civil components in a dense urban environment.

  • Demonstrated experience in a lead role (e.g., Lead Technical Project Engineer / Project Manager / Engineer of Record on at least one construction projects completed greater than $50Million.

  • Valid U.S. Driver's license

Preferred Qualifications

  • NJDEP Client Experience.

Additional Information

Your information will be kept in strict confidence in accordance with EEO guidelines

Section 3 candidates are encouraged to apply

This position does not offer sponsorship

This position does not offer relocation assistance.

  • Offered rate of compensation (New York City locations only) will be based on individual education, qualifications, experience, and work location. The salary range for this position is $180,000 -235,000.


Offered rate of compensation will be based on individual education, qualifications, experience, and work location. The range for this position is $180,000 to $235,000.


AECOM is the world’s trusted infrastructure consulting firm, delivering professional services throughout the project lifecycle – from advisory, planning, design and engineering to program and construction management. On projects spanning transportation, buildings, water, new energy and the environment, our public- and private-sector clients trust us to solve their most complex challenges. Our teams are driven by a common purpose to deliver a better world through our unrivaled technical and digital expertise, a culture of equity, diversity and inclusion, and a commitment to environmental, social and governance priorities. AECOM is a Fortune 500 firm and its Professional Services business had revenue of $14.4 billion in fiscal year 2023. See how we are delivering sustainable legacies for generations to come at and @AECOM.

Freedom to Grow in a World of Opportunity

You will have 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.

AECOM provides a wide array of compensation and benefits programs to meet the diverse needs of our employees and their families. We also provide a robust global well-being program. We’re the world’s trusted global infrastructure firm, and we’re in this together – your growth and success are ours too.

Join us, and you’ll get all the benefits of being a part of a global, publicly traded firm – access to industry-leading technology and thinking and transformational work with big impact and work flexibility. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.

All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.

ReqID: J10096963

Business Line: Water

Business Group: DCS

Strategic Business Unit: East

Career Area: Construction

Work Location Model: Hybrid