AECOM Project Engineer in Morrisville, North Carolina

Business Line Construction Services

Position Title Project Engineer

United States of America - North Carolina


Job Summary

Location: North Carolina

AECOM is actively seeking a highly talented and motivated Project Engineer for immediate employment in the Morrisville, NC office.

Responsible for supporting construction project management from the pre-construction budgeting/ schedule stage through procurement, shop drawing/coordination development, construction, space turnover and contract closeout. Applicants must be willing to travel, as jobsite visits may be required.

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

  • Provide engineering reviews of construction submittals, designs, and requests for information.

  • Support the project manager and other project personnel with estimating, scheduling, procurement, labor tracking, finance, accounting, project documentation and general project administration.

  • Participate in developing project bidding strategy with the project team and purchasing department. Assist with preparation of scopes of work for each trade.

  • Develop logistics plans that allow contractors to complete their work in a coordinated, efficient manner.

  • Attend meetings with construction contractors, clients, and design teams, document meeting actions and follow up activities required.

  • Assist with development and implementation of construction quality control and safety programs. Implement and maintain tracking mechanisms for corrective actions.

  • Review project forecasts, schedules, cost estimates, and financial reports. Evaluate deviations from the project baseline data (i.e., original schedule, budget, etc.).

Minimum Requirements


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering from an ABET accredited college or university


  • 0 - 2 years of construction project experience. Experience may also be obtained through internships

  • Must be able to read drawings and project specifications

  • General engineering knowledge and ability to read and interpret project specifications and drawings

  • Basic understanding of project accounting and spreadsheet management

  • Computer/Software proficiency. Microsoft Office proficiency a minimum (Excel, Word, PowerPoint)

  • Due to the nature of work ,candidate must be a US Citizen

  • Must be willing to travel for both OCONUS and CONUS projects

  • Must possess a valid passport

  • Be willing and able to regularly communicate with subs / clients / internal team

  • Possess Basic understanding of project accounting and spreadsheet management.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Primavera Scheduling experience

  • Specialized courses in construction management

  • Prior experience on Federal, Government or Military construction projects.

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.

At AECOM, employee's safety and security are our top Safeguarding core value. All employees are expected to set the highest level of safety expectation in their work, display the highest level of safe behavior, and actively participate in AECOM's Safety For Life Program. SH&E is a part of our company culture and participation is required for all employees.

NOTICE TO THIRD PARTY AGENCIES: Please note that AECOM does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters or employment agencies. In the absence of a signed Recruitment Fee Agreement, AECOM will not consider or agree to payment of any referral compensation or recruiter fee. In the event a recruiter or agency submits a resume or candidate without a previously signed agreement, AECOM explicitly reserves the right to pursue and hire those candidate(s) without any financial obligation to the recruiter or agency. Any unsolicited resumes, including those submitted to hiring managers, are deemed to be the property of AECOM.

Job Category Engineering - Construction

Business Group Construction Services Group (CS)

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 191106BR

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.