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AECOM Civil Site Engineer in Franklin, Tennessee

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

AECOM is actively seeking talented Civil Engineers to join a dynamic and highly technical team of planners, engineers, and technicians in the Nashville area office. As a civil/site engineer, you will be responsible for investigation, planning, analysis, design, technical production, and field oversight of a variety of projects in both public sector and private industry. You will also have the opportunity to work in diverse teams of technical experts providing innovative solutions that improve the quality of public facilities used every day by people across the state of Tennessee.


  • Proposes approach to solve new problems encountered.

  • Conduct design technical reviews from initial concept to 100% design drawings.

  • Design of utilities, roadways, general site development, grading and drainage, best management practices, erosion control, profiles, typical sections, cross sections, and hydraulics.

  • Drainage studies include low impact development strategies & hydrology.

  • Preparation of drawings, specifications, basis of design, and technical memos.

  • Performs interdisciplinary review of project deliverables and identifies discrepancies in results.

  • Participate in risk analysis walk-throughs and value engineering efforts.

  • Support consultation efforts with regulatory agencies and acquisitions of permits.

  • Prepares technical specification sections.

  • Work with other professional staff members to collaborate on reports, studies, drawings, and design narratives.

  • Track and maintain submittal review process.

  • Performs work in accordance with agreed upon budget and schedule with moderate supervision.

  • Gathers and correlates basic engineering data using established and well-defined procedures.

  • Performs specific and limited portions of a broader assignment of an experienced engineer.

  • Works on detailed or routine engineering assignments involving calculations.

Working in an office setting with potential meetings outside of the office or visits to sites where a project may be located.


Minimum Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in engineering from an ABET Accredited University.

  • Due to the nature of this role, US citizenship is required.

  • 2 years of experience

  • EIT certification

Additional Information

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Excellent verbal, written, and presentation skills.

  • Regularly work with AutoCAD Civil 3D and Microsoft Office products including Excel, Outlook, Word, and PowerPoint.

  • Willingness to learn new programs for design.

  • Experience with various drainage analysis programs.

  • Able to be professionally licensed in 2 years.

  • Strong organizational skills.

  • Strong working knowledge of general civil engineering principles.

  • Strong commitment to innovation by creating new and better ways to solve clients’ toughest challenges.

  • High levels of integrity, always doing the right thing in an ethical, fair, and sustainable way.

  • Demonstrated experience of collaboration in a diverse and inclusive team, working together toward technical excellence.

  • Client focused, always striving to give clients the best solutions.

Additional Information

  • Relocation is not available for this position.

  • Sponsorship is not available for this position.

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



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: J10097161

Business Line: Transportation

Business Group: DCS

Strategic Business Unit: East

Career Area: Engineering

Work Location Model: On-Site