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AECOM Construction Engineer in Houston, Texas

Job Summary

AECOM is seeking a highly motivated Construction Engineer to be based in Houston, Texas.

This position is expected to begin in August 2022.

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.

Here, you will have freedom to grow in a world of opportunity.

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.

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

  • Field inspections to evaluate the work performed and materials used

  • Verifying quality of workmanship, quality of materials used, and compliance with engineering plans, specifications, estimates and applicable codes and regulations

  • Documenting deficiencies and deviations from plans

  • Communicating deficiencies with contractor personnel, AECOM staff, and clients

  • Assisting with construction administration and documentation duties

  • General office administration, including report reproduction, collation and deliveries

  • Reviewing and responding to shop drawings and other submittals

  • Responding to requests for information, clarifications, proposals, and change orders

  • Assisting with review and reconciliation of construction schedules

  • Scheduling updates and contractor payments

  • Observe testing and review test results for conformance with technical specifications

  • Calculating payment quantities for pay applications

  • Assisting with verification of project completion milestones and contract closeout

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor degree in Civil Engineering or related field + None or demonstrated equivalency of experience and/or education

Preferred Qualifications

  • 2 years of Civil Engineering experience

  • TxDOT experience preferred

  • Experience with SW3P

  • Ability to conduct field inspections to evaluate the work performed and materials used

  • Ability to verify quality of workmanship, and compliance with engineering plans, specifications, estimates and applicable codes and regulations; and documenting deficiencies and deviations from plans

  • Ability to provide general office administration, including preparing daily reports, change orders and payment quantity estimates

  • Excellent communication skills. Ability to clearly communicate construction issues with contractor, AECOM staff, and clients

  • Computer literacy and a demonstrated ability to learn quickly

Additional Information:

  • Sponsorship is not available for this position

  • Relocation assistance is not available 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 Engineering - Construction

Business Line Transportation

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United States of America

Position Status Full Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 270090BR

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.

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