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AECOM Civil Engineer I in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

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 talented Civil Engineer I to join our Pittsburgh, PA office. Here you will have the opportunity to deliver our scope of services to our freight railroad client. In addition, you will coordinate with Public Improvement client personnel, project sponsors and contractors to help deliver our scope of services to the Railroad client throughout the design and construction phases of the project. This is a ground floor opportunity to work with one of the largest freight rail entities in North America thus the opportunity for advancement! Join us!

Typical duties and responsibilities:

  • On-site monitoring of field operations conducted by outside parties and their contractors for conformance with Railroad requirements and approved contractor means and methods.

  • Will review sponsor plans, contractor submissions, and contractor calculations for impacts and constructability issues as they relate to the Railroad client.

  • Will maintain accurate project records and being accountable for successful and timely delivery of project documentation (i.e., field reports and meeting minutes) while upholding the highest quality standards of AECOM and the Railroad client.

  • Will be proactive in responding to client requests and input.

  • Will assist task leaders with managing of the engineering, administration, and financial tasks for a current General Engineering Contract (GEC) with the Railroad.

  • Conduct engineering design under the supervision of an experienced engineer.

  • Collect and analyze data under the supervision of an experienced engineer.

  • Work on detailed or routine engineering assignments involving calculations and simple tests.

  • Create designs, calculations, sketches, diagrams, schematic drawings, and final working drawings.

  • Perform work in accordance with agreed upon budget and schedule under supervision.



  • BA/BS Civil Engineering plus none or demonstrated equivalency of experience and/or education.


  • Engineer-in-Training (EIT).

  • Experience with AutoCAD, Open Roads, MicroStation and/or Inroad’s software.

Additional Information

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

  • Relocation is available for this role.

  • Sponsorship is available for this role.

Offered rate of compensation will be based on individual education,

qualifications, experience, and work location. The salary range for this position is $55,000.00 to 96,000.00.

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 and disability benefits,

paid time off, leaves of absence, voluntary benefits, perks, wellness

and global well-being, and global EAP, Business Travel and Service

Awards programs.


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 $13.1 billion in fiscal year 2022. 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: J10097551

Business Line: Transportation

Business Group: DCS

Strategic Business Unit: East

Career Area: Engineering

Work Location Model: Hybrid