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AECOM Bridge Inspection Team Leader in Providence, Rhode Island

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 seeking a Bridge Inspection Team Leader to be based out of office in Providence, RI.

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

  • Performs field inspections according to requirements of RIDOT Bridge Inspection Manual and the FHWA National Bridge Inspection Standards.

  • Supervises Team Members as well as access and equipment vendors.

  • Work at heights, on ladders, on scaffolding and on aerial lifts, or other bridge inspection access equipment.

  • Work in confined spaces, work adjacent to live traffic, work in or around water and work under adverse weather conditions.

  • Work overnight as required, including work within railroad right-of-way.

  • Prepares inspection reports.

  • Performs quality control reviews of work developed by others.

  • Provides estimates for the engineering budget and schedule.

  • Participates in development of technical proposals.


Minimum Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Civil Engineering plus 4 years of related experience in bridge inspection or demonstrated equivalency of experience and/or education

  • Experience as a Team Leader / Supervisor of bridge inspectors

  • Valid Driver’s License required to visit project sites, clients, and other AECOM offices. As a condition of employment, selected candidate must pass a Motor Vehicle Records review

Preferred Qualifications:

  • 5 years of related bridge inspection experience

  • Professional Engineering (P.E.) License in the State of Rhode Island

  • 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”

  • NHI Course No. 130053 Bridge Inspection (Refresher when required)

  • NHI Course No. 130078 Fracture Critical Inspection Techniques for Steel Bridges

  • ANSI 92.24/92.22 Mobile Elevated Work Platforms/Snooper Training

  • Previous Fall Protection and Confined Space Training

  • Previous Amtrak Contractor Training

  • Long span bridge inspection experience

  • Bridge Load Rating experience

  • Familiar with AASHTOware BrM database

Additional Information

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

  • Sponsorship is available for this position.

  • Relocation assistance is available for this position.

  • Exempt Position: Offered rate of compensation (RI locations only) will be based on individual education, qualifications, experience, and work location. The salary range for this position is $90,000-110,000K.

  • 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 $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: J10094111

Business Line: Transportation

Business Group: DCS

Strategic Business Unit: East

Career Area: Engineering

Work Location Model: On-Site