AECOM Transportation Engineer - Highway / Bridge in Oakland, California

Business Line Transportation

Position Title Transportation Engineer - Highway / Bridge

United States of America - California


Job Summary

The Design and Consulting Services Group of AECOM is actively seeking a creative, highly talented, self-motivated and experienced Transportation Engineer for immediate employment in Oakland, CA.

The appropriately qualified applicant will be able to demonstrate an established education degree in Civil engineering with focused study on surface transportation, planning and design. AECOM is proud to provide opportunity to our employees to work on exciting and challenging projects. The incumbent can look forward to supporting a wide range of planning and preliminary engineering projects for roadway, expressway, highway/freeway, transit systems, managed lanes, complete streets, bicycle and pedestrian facilities.

The successful candidate will serve as a task manager on various projects involving environmental impacts studies, feasibility studies, alternatives development, preliminary design, comprehensive transportation plans, public involvement, and the overall preparation of CEQA and NEPA compliance documents. The transportation engineer will be part of a team that includes planners, engineers, environmental scientists, landscape architects, and other support staff.

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor's degree in civil engineering or appropriate discipline

  • 5+ years of relevant experience in transportation planning and engineering for multimodal transportation projects

  • Registered Professional Engineer in California

  • Progressive design experience on Caltrans transportation projects

  • Proficiency with MicroStation

  • Proficiency with Inroads, or AutoCAD Civil 3D

  • Skilled in the use of Microsoft Office programs and other relevant software programs preferably MS Schedule

  • Experience with FHWA, State, and local transportation planning and environmental processes

  • Strong project management and supervisory skills

  • Strong verbal communication skills and the ability to discuss projects with co-workers, clients, regulatory agency staff, AECOM staff, and the public in meetings and at public events

  • Strong written communication skills and the ability to write concise and readable technical reports and documents

  • Must be highly self-motivated with the ability to successfully multi-task, perform detail oriented work, work independently, and demonstrate effective time management skills

  • Must have a valid driver's license

Preferred Qualifications

  • 8+ years' experience preferred

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.

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Job Category Engineering - Transportation

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 179042BR

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.