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AECOM Construction Engineer in Monticello, New York

Company Description

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 – 50,000 strong – driven by a common purpose to deliver a better world.

Job Description

AECOM is currently seeking a Construction Engineer V for our Sullivan County, NY office location that will start up around September. This is contingent upon contract award.

This person will be responsible fore but not limited to the following:

  • Support the Construction Manager & Construction Engineer.

  • Supervise all design and construction activities associated with the installation of a buried High Voltage transmission line as well as the supporting civil infrastructure.

  • Collaborate with the construction contractor activity to develop an efficient and cost-effective plan to implement the work, within the scheduled timeline and budget.

  • Promote an environment that promotes project safety protocols particularly as it relates to contractor work activities.

  • Monitor adherence to approved plans, specifications, and appropriate governing code.

  • Interface with the construction contractor’s work force, primarily with management but also foremen and field supers, as appropriate to implement the work.

  • When necessary, point out conditions that may lead to unsatisfactory work. Report as required per project work plans.

  • Identify deficient contractor work, monitor, and verify that the Contractor effectively corrects deficient work. Record and drive to resolution corrective actions in accordance with project work plans.

  • Monitor Contractor compliance with the Contractor's Safety and Health Plan and with specific Safe Work Plans. Record and drive to resolution corrective actions in accordance with project work plans.

  • Monitor and ensure Contractor's compliance with the approved Contractor's Quality Plan in coordination with Quality specialists on-site including Contractor's and stakeholder representatives.

  • Document construction activity related to the progress of the work and any issues that may arise.

  • Make a thorough record of the work observed by completing and submitting a Daily and Monthly Project Construction Report, through collaboration with the project team.

  • Leverage digital tools to complete work and documentation.

  • Assist in developing cost estimate, design program, work scope, resource planning & schedule, reporting and forecasting.

  • Mentoring, developing, and training of junior staff.

  • Complete other duties as assigned/required.


Minimum Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's Degree in Electrical Engineering or closely related field + 8 years of related experience and/or education.

  • U.S. Citizenship required, due to the nature of the work

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Certified Construction Manager (CCM)

  • Candidates with electrical training.

  • At least 10+ years of experience working on construction projects in construction management.

  • OSHA 30-hour safety course certification preferred, or ability to obtain within six months.

  • Experience with the installation of high voltage buried electrical transmission line.

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

Additional Information

  • Sponsorship for US employment authorization is not available now or in the future for this position.

  • Relocation is not available for this position


Offered compensation will be based on location and individual qualifications. The expected range is $116,000.00 - $195,000.00.


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, disability benefits, paid time off, leaves of absence, voluntary benefits, perks, U.S. and global well-being programs, employee assistance program, business travel insurance, service recognition awards, retirement savings plan, and employee stock purchase plan.

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: REF32711T

Business Line: PPM

Business Group: DCS

Strategic Business Unit: East

Career Area: Construction

Work Location Model: On-Site