AECOM Entry Level Engineer in Austin, Texas

Business Line Construction Services

Position Title Entry Level Engineer

United States of America - Texas


Job Summary

AECOM is actively seeking a highly motivated Entry Level Engineer for employment in the Austin, TX office location. This position requires the skills to effectively coordinate and manage various project tasks in support of the design and construction management teams.AECOM is pleased to include you in a unique development opportunity, the Graduate Development Program (GDP). This program is designed to support your assimilation into the organization and assist with creating a foundation of knowledge for a successful career at AECOM. You will gain experience in your discipline through learning on the job and participate in development opportunities during the program, including access to AECOM's social media resources, group mentoring, and professional networking. The program also has learning activities that will be available to you, including webinars and on-line programs.

Imagine working on rewarding projects within a diverse culture, and having access to exceptional training and career development opportunities. Working at AECOM means being part of a global team, working with award-winning professionals across the world. Aspire to be a key player on some of the best projects regionally, with opportunities to work on projects nationally or internationally. Our people bring deep industry knowledge to help you succeed.

Responsibilities of this position include but are not limited too:

  • Monitors project budget by reviewing expenditures, payment application and document checking; administering deign and contractor contracts.

  • Assists with the creation project procedures to guide project management staff in meeting project goals and milestones, monitoring and evaluating schedules, identifying variances, tracking and follow up, and implementing corrective actions.

  • Assists in preparation of project monthly progress reports for presentations at team and executive session meetings by collecting, analyzing, and summarizing project data and trends.

  • Works with the client, client representatives, staff and management in a collaborative manner within a context of good human relations.

  • Works with client and contractors to find areas of opportunity to execute project and milestone schedules.

  • Supports meetings with the contractor and/or stakeholders including weekly progress meetings, quality, scheduling and phasing, and other coordination or field activities as they occur.

  • Provides analysis and recommendations to the leadership team regarding contract disputes, schedule variances, change orders (CO) and propose change orders(PCO).

  • Maintains safe and clean working environment by enforcing procedures, rules, and regulations.

  • Preparation of project monthly progress reports for presentations at team and executive session meetings.

  • Support the Campus Managers with site visits, documentation and reports

  • Support the Design Manager with quality assurance reviews, reports and database management

  • May have the opportunity to work under PE’s assigned to the program team for project execution

  • Experience with project management software systems preferred

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor's Degree in Engineering, Architecture, Construction Management or related

  • Ability to organize and manage contracts and contractors on projects and coordinate with various agencies

  • Communicate clearly, both verbally and in writing with project team and clients

  • Knowledge of engineering and project principles, practices and procedures, applicable laws and government regulations.

  • Experience in document control and filing systems, meeting minutes, RFI/Submittal and other project logs and management

  • Must be detail oriented, thorough, well organized and effectively manage time

  • Understanding/experience in vertical construction (buildings)

  • Ability to multi-task in a high-energy environment and be able to prioritize multiple tasks

  • Proficient in MS Professional Office Suite including: Excel, Word, Access, and PowerPoint

  • Must have a valid driver license

Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience engaged in design or construction management projects

  • Knowledge of construction management, scheduling, estimating and client management

  • Project management experience

  • Experience with project management software systems

What We Offer

AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow.

AECOM is an equal opportunity employer and Minorities, Females, Veterans, and Disabled persons are encouraged to apply. For further information, please click here to view the EEO Is The Law poster.

Job Category Engineering - Construction

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 189266BR

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.