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AECOM Construction Engineer in Denver, Colorado

Company Description

At AECOM, we are 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 and driven by a common purpose to deliver a better world.

Job Description

Job Description

AECOM is seeking a Construction Engineer to be located in our Denver, CO office .

Roles & Responsibilities

  • Contribute to the design of regional dams and spillways

  • Generate conceptual layouts/designs and perform calculations/analyses for structures .

  • Perform quantity and cost estimates, and alternative assessments.

  • Preparing financial and schedule projections.

  • Contribute technical expertise to project drawings and designs.

  • Coordinate and integrate civil design with results from geotechnical, structural, hydraulic, mechanical, and electrical designs.

  • Coordinate the development of engineering drawings and visual aids. Back check the drawing production and coordinate drawing development between the drafters and the discipline leads. Lead and document constructability and discipline reviews.

  • Responsible for the development of technical specifications

  • Develop tangible engineering design skills through field experience. This may include construction support (verification of design implementation, adherence to quality, contractor/owner engagement), site inspections, and geotechnical investigations.

  • Monitor Contractors’ activities and conformance with Contract Documents

  • Oversee the overall Quality Assurance for construction activities and work products

  • Have experience with MS Office (Excel, Word & Project), and SharePoint

  • Support all facets of construction including:

  • Contractor invoicing, including review, recommendation, tracking

  • Liaising between contractors, subcontractors, vendors, and suppliers.

  • Documenting processes and keeping detailed construction logs.

  • Presenting construction project progress updates to Clients, Owners, and Senior Management.

  • RFI/Submittal review, QA, tracking, and recommendations

  • Coordinate with local agencies and regulatory authorities

  • Support risk analysis/mitigation and lessons learned

  • Provide construction support from the office by adapting designs to field conditions.

  • Participate actively in client meetings.


Minimum Requirements

BS + 6 years of related experience or demonstrated equivalency of experience and/or education.

Valid driver’s license required.

State-approved professional engineering license.

Preferred Qualifications

Skills/Experience (Including any required Certifications):

  • Bachelor's Degree in Civil Engineering, Geological Engineering, or related field

  • 15+ years' experience of providing construction oversight, quality assurance, and field engineering

  • Colorado PE

  • Advanced proficiency in construction management software.

  • Experience with developing technical specifications

  • Demonstrated ability to read and interpret design drawings and specifications.

  • Experience with geotechnical/geological investigation, evaluation, recommendations and construction

  • Demonstrated professional judgment, consistency and attention to detail with track record of high quality work products

  • Demonstrated strong problem-solving and organizational skills

  • Excellent oral and written communication skills

  • Experience preparing reports that demonstrate technical knowledge

  • Strong personal safety awareness

  • Exhibits initiative, responsibility and flexibility

  • Experience with and ability to make informed decisions regarding drilling, field investigations, and construction

  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment and meet deadlines

  • Ability to work independently and in a team environment

  • Ability to collaborate with a variety of stakeholders.

  • Experience with field materials testing and soils and concrete laboratory testing

  • Experience with construction of heavy civil construction

Additional Information

  • Relocation is not available for this position.

  • Sponsorship may be available for existing US Employment Visa holders.

  • Regular project site travel is required.

  • Offered rate of compensation (Colorado locations only) will be based on individual education, qualifications, experience, and work location. The salary range for this position is $85,000 - $115,000.

AECOM is proud to offer a comprehensive benefits program to meet the diverse needs of our employees. Depending on your employment status, AECOM benefits may include medical, dental, vision, life, AD&D and disability benefits, paid time off, leaves of absence, voluntary benefits, perks, wellness and global well-being, and global EAP, Business Travel and Service Awards programs.

With infrastructure investment accelerating worldwide, our services are in great demand, and there’s never been a better time to be at AECOM! 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.

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.

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

Join us and let’s get started.

ReqID: J10092270

Business Line: Water

Business Group: DCS

Strategic Business Unit: West

Career Area: Construction

Work Location Model: On-Site