AECOM Structural Engineer in Clifton, New Jersey

United States of America - New Jersey, Clifton

Job Summary

AECOM is actively seeking a highly motivated Structural Engineer for employment in the Clifton, NJ office. AECOM is searching for candidates that have the ability to quickly learn industry practices and standards, be client-focused, be impactful and be decisive.

AECOM's Buildings + Places business line is dedicated to excellence and integrated design solutions. With a range of expertise from strategy through project realization, the connections we make among people and places provide new insight to better outcomes for clients and communities. Better outcomes grow economies, protect natural systems, conserve natural resources, make societies more equitable and make people healthier and happier. Our expertise includes workplace strategy, economic and development planning, master planning, urban planning, architecture, interiors, building engineering, and landscape architecture. Our B+P team is leading the industry with visionary and forward-thinking projects such as the Golden 1 Center in Sacramento, CA; Liberty Park at the World Trade Center, New York, NY; the Lower Manhattan Coastal Resilience (Big U), NY; and the LA 2024 Olympic bid.

Imagine working on rewarding projects within a diverse culture, and having access to exceptional training and career development opportunities. Working at AECOM means being part of a global team, working with award-winning professionals across the world. Aspire to be a key player on some of the best projects regionally, with opportunities to work on projects nationally or internationally. Our people bring deep industry knowledge to help you succeed.

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

  • Prepare design calculations for various structural elements including foundations, retaining walls, structural steel, concrete, wood & cold formed members

  • Prepare finite element structural analysis models for buildings

  • Prepare contract drawings and specifications

  • Prepare three dimensional structural analysis models using structural software

  • Develop load supporting structural systems and specifications

  • Coordinate structural work with other disciplines

  • Review shop drawings and calculations, prepare responses to Requests for Information during construction

  • Prepare cost estimates for the structural work including quantity take offs and estimates

  • Prepare sketches and be able to draw using AutoCAD and Revit

  • Conduct field inspections and condition assessments and prepare reports

  • Work under the supervision of more senior staff

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Structural or Civil Engineering

  • 2+ years of overall experience in structural design or civil engineering with at least 1 year of experience in structural design

  • Proficient in AutoCAD 2D

Preferred Qualifications

  • Master’s degree in Civil Engineering or Structural Engineering

  • Basic experience with various structural software packages for analysis and design such as RAM Structural, RAM Elements, RAM Connection, TEDDS, Mathcad, Woodworks, ETABS, SAP, SAFE and Revit

  • EIT/FE or PE

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 - Structural

Business Line Buildings & Places

Business Group DCS

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 199076BR

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.