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AECOM Bridge Inspection Team Leader in New York, New York

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 a dedicated, attentive Bridge Inspection Team Leader for immediate employment in New York Metro (AECOM’s East Region) to join AECOM’s Transportation Structural Engineering/Bridge Team. Here, you will have freedom to grow in a world of opportunity.

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

  • Performs field inspections according to requirements of NYSDOT Bridge Inspection Manual, which also requires driving to sites that are not accessible by public transportation

  • Prepares inspection and flag reports

  • Performs field coordination

  • Coordinates with vendors and clients

  • Supervises Team Leader Assistant and access equipment vendors

  • Will work with computers in Windows environment and be fully conversant with the NYSDOT inspection and load rating software

  • Performs quality control reviews of work developed by others

  • Participates in development of technical proposals

  • Provides estimates for the engineering budget and schedule


Minimum Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering plus 6 years of related experience or demonstrated equivalency of experience and/or education

  • New York State Professional Engineering (P.E.) License

  • Experience in Bridge inspection as a Team Leader

  • Completion of the 2-week NHI Course No. 130055 “Safety Inspection of In-Service Bridges”, -OR - the 5-day NHI Course No. 130056 “Safety Inspection of In-Service Bridges for Professional Engineers”

  • The candidate shall also have taken the NHI Course No. 130053 Bridge Inspection Refresher as required by New York.

  • Valid United States Driver's License

  • Must be able to work at heights, on ladders, on scaffolding and on aerial lifts, or other bridge inspection access equipment, must be able to climb, work in confined spaces, and be able to work under adverse weather conditions

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Long span bridge inspection experience as a Team Leader

  • Experience performing field coordination and coordination with vendors and clients

Additional Information

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

Sponsorship is available for this role.

Relocation assistance is not available for this role.


Offered compensation will be based on location and individual qualifications. The expected range is $120,000.00 - $160,000.00.


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: J10097296

Business Line: Transportation

Business Group: DCS

Strategic Business Unit: East

Career Area: Quality

Work Location Model: Hybrid