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Entry-Level Transportation Engineer

AECOM
Full-time
Remote

Company Description

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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 over 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 an Entry-Level Transportation Engineer candidate for the West Region Transportation Rotation Program (TRP) to be based in offices throughout our West Region.

TRP is an immersive 18-month program, full time, intended to accelerate career development for entry level transportation engineers. TRP new hires would rotate through three 6-month assignments through any three of AECOM’s Transportation Divisions (Surface Transportation, Ports/Marine, Traffic, Transit/Rail, Structures, Aviation, or Construction Management). At the conclusion of the program, TRP candidates would have the opportunity to choose their permanent Home Division and office location.

This position is expected to begin in July 2024.

Responsibilities of TRP enrollees include, but are not limited to:

  • Builds analytic and design skills.
  • Conducts engineering design under the supervision of an experienced engineer.
  • Creates designs, calculations, sketches, diagrams, schematic drawings, and final working drawings under the supervision of an experienced engineer.
  • Collects and analyzes data under the supervision of an experienced engineer.
  • Uses computer software as a tool for solving basic engineering problems.
  • Performs design work in accordance with agreed upon budget and schedule under supervision.
  • Engages in peer discussions with fellow TRP enrollees through the program life cycle, including presentations.​​​

Qualifications

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Civil Engineering, Transportation Engineering, Structural Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Electrical Engineering, or a related engineering discipline.

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Coursework in Transportation planning and policy.
  • Previous internship experience in a relevant field.
  • Basic proficiency with Microsoft Office Suite, including Word, Excel, and PowerPoint.
  • Basic proficiency with AutoCAD, AutoCAD Civil 3D Design, Microstation, OpenRoads, or similar applications.
  • Basic proficiency in Geographic Information Systems (GIS), mapping and graphics.

Additional Information

  • Relocation assistance is not available for this position.
  • Sponsorship for US employment authorization is not available now or in the future for this position.

About AECOM

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 aecom.com 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.