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AECOM Resident Engineer in New York, 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 – 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.

Job Description

AECOM is looking for a Construction Engineering Manager (Resident Engineer) in the New York Metro area.

The Resident Engineer (RE) will be responsible for the effective administration of the construction contract and will interact closely with the Construction Manager (CM). He will have daily contact with the Contractor(s) Project Manager. The Resident Engineer will have the primary responsibility for quality assurance of the construction.

Additional responsibilities include:

  • Ensure the Project Quality Plans interface satisfactorily with the requirements of the Contract.

  • Ensure implementation of the Quality Plan for the project.

  • Oversee the field operation to ensure schedules are adhered to and the overall construction program maintained.

  • Oversee the field staff and deploy in such a manner as to minimize cost and maximize production, i.e.: deploy staff using day and night shifts as to minimize overtime and travel.

  • Review and monitor the Contractor’s daily and weekly work progress and compared to what has been shown in the schedule. Report any delays or lost time to the CM for action.

  • Consult with the CM on construction problems and recommends corrective actions.

  • Coordinate the activities of the contracts with outside agencies and utilities.

  • Ensure job safety procedures in the accepted HASP(s) are strictly adhered to.

  • Direct the activities of the Assistant Resident Engineer(s) Chief Inspectors and Office Engineers.

  • Direct public and media inquiries to the appropriate department representative.

  • Prepare all project related correspondence and provide to CM for final review prior to issuance.

  • Conduct job coordination and progress meetings.

  • Ensure the project daily inspection reports are timely, complete and certified by an authorized person.

  • Prepare and review monthly estimates and final payments.

  • Ensure staff maintains high ethical standards

  • Review monthly progress reports to client

  • Review and comment on CPM Schedule updates


Minimum Requirements

  • BA/BS + 8 years of related experience and/or education

  • NYS P.E. License

  • Valid Driver's License with clean record

  • Due to the nature of projects, US Citizen or Greencard holder is required

Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience with wastewater or water related projects

  • Working knowledge to manage all aspects of heavy civil infrastructure projects

  • Expert knowledge of mechanical/electrical/control systems

  • Experience with Installation of Centrifugal Pumps

Additional Information

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

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

Sponsorship is not available for this role.

Relocation is not available for this role.

Offered rate of compensation (New York City locations only) will be based on individual education, qualifications, experience, and work location. The salary range for this position is $133,500 -185,000.

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.

ReqID: J10086663

Business Line: Water

Business Group: DCS

Strategic Business Unit: East

Career Area: Construction

Work Location Model: Hybrid