AECOM Structural Engineering Discipline Lead in Latham, New York
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.
AECOM is actively seeking a bright and highly motivated Structural Engineering Discipline Lead for immediate employment in our upstate New York offices (Latham, NY or Buffalo, NY).
The candidate will be assigned to AECOM’s Transportation Business Line and will work on a variety of design-build civil engineering projects for local, state, and federal agencies and private sector clients.
Projects are located throughout New York State plus Vermont and western Massachusetts. The position will involve some travel to visit project sites, clients, or other AECOM offices but primarily this is an office position.
The candidate will work collaboratively with colleagues to help the team meet project goals and comply with company standards.
This individual will manage project or structure tasks on major projects and/or will supervise a number of professional engineers / entry-level engineers.
The responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to:
Provides technical leadership for a specialty
Applies intensive and diversified knowledge of engineering principles and practices in broad areas of assignments and related fields.
Makes decisions independently on technical problems and methods, and represents the organization in conferences
Resolves important questions and plans and coordinates work
Utilizes advanced techniques and the modifications and extension of theories, precepts and practices of the field and related sciences and disciplines
Supervision and guidance relate largely to overall objectives, critical issues, new concepts, and policy matters
Receives direction on unusual conditions and developments
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 over 50,000 strong driven by a common purpose to deliver a better world.
As populations grow, so do demands for safe, expedient, and cost-effective transportation. AECOM’s Transportation business line partners with clients around the world to build, modernize and expand transportation projects that carry all our communities into the future safely and reliably.We use our extensive knowledge in planning, designing and managing transportation systems as well as restoring and replacing aging infrastructure to help our public and private clients find smarter, more advanced ways to move people across cities, countries and continents.Our integrated approach and social responsibility have earned us the trust of local municipalities, government agencies, commercial clients and public-private partnerships. Our expertise and global reach enable us to deliver high-quality solutions for our clients that pave the way for long-lasting benefits to society.
- BA/BS Civil Engineering or similar degree + 8 years of related experience or demonstrated equivalency of experience and/or education
Experience with NYDOT / NYSTA standards
Familiarity with local, municipal and state clients
Design-build experience and familiarity with local contractors
All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.
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.
Business Line: Transportation
Business Group: DCS
Strategic Business Unit: East
Career Area: Engineering