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AECOM Utilities Construction Technician (CEI Inspector) in Raleigh, North Carolina

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Job Description

Job Summary

AECOM is seeking a Utilities Construction Technician (CEI Inspector) to support NCDOT and municipal construction projects. The position will be an embedded position at the NCDOT Division 7 offices in Greensboro, NC.


  • Provides utility coordination services for highway and bridge projects in the NCDOT Division 7 area which includes Guilford, Alamance, Rockingham, Caswell, and Orange counties.

  • Reads and interprets highway and bridge construction plans to coordinate public and private utility relocations to accommodate projects.

  • Performs a variety of tasks in support of highway and bridge construction activities.

  • Activities may include inspection of engineering installations for compliance with specifications; maintaining project documentation; assisting with the inspections and/or oversight of building, repair, or maintenance of a structure, utility installations (power, gas, telephone, communications, water, and sewer), etc.

  • Responsible for monitoring conformance to quality, performance, specifications and/or code requirements by performing inspection duties.

  • Performs field inspections and/or audit duties and maintains inspection records. Ensures all contract documents represented by working drawings and specifications are properly executed.

  • Enforces AECOM's policies, procedures and related work rules as established by Project Management Team.

  • Relies on general to moderately complex knowledge of procedures, company policies, and business practices to plan and accomplish goals.

Additional Comments:

  • Weekend and night work may be required.

  • Overnight travel may be required (<5%)


Minimum Requirements:

  • High School Diploma plus two years of related experience or demonstrated equivalency of experience and/or education

  • 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

  • US Citizenship required due to the projects associated with this position

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Completion of NCDOT’s Highway Plan Reading course

  • NCDOT technician certifications for QMS Asphalt, Concrete, Level 2 Erosion Control and Conventional Density

  • Good written and verbal communication with construction personnel and engineers

  • Transportation construction, CEI, or other civil inspection experience

  • CTQP Final Estimates Level I

  • CTQP Concrete Field Technician Level I

  • CTQP Concrete Field Inspector Level II (Bridges)

  • CTQP Asphalt Roadway Level I

  • CTQP Asphalt Roadway Level II

  • Experience with Locally Administered Projects (LAP)

Additional Information

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

Relocation is not provided for this position


Offered compensation will be based on location and individual qualifications. The expected range is $21.00/hour - $35.00/hour.


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: J10106957

Business Line: Transportation

Business Group: DCS

Strategic Business Unit: East

Career Area: Construction

Work Location Model: On-Site