AECOM Senior Civil Aviation Engineer in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Business Line Transportation

Position Title Senior Civil Aviation Engineer

United States of America - Pennsylvania


Job Summary

AECOM’s Transportation Business Line is seeking a Senior Civil Aviation Engineer for the AECOM Philadelphia office.

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

  • Providing technical leadership for all Aviation Engineering staff for within an AECOM center of excellence for aviation planning and design

  • Provide technical oversight for a diverse array of airside and landside civil design and construction service projects supporting the AECOM Aviation Market Segment.

  • Coordination with similar practices throughout the AECOM organization including regional coordination within AECOM national technical practice networks.

  • Leadership for continued growth of the practice in terms of size and capabilities of staff and in terms of trust and relations with clients, both internal and external. Includes involvement in client development and project pursuits.

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor's degree in Civil Engineering

  • 15 years of civil engineering experience, with a focus on aviation civil design

  • Professional Engineering (PE) License

  • Extensive leadership experience in the development of project deliverables including Plans, Specifications and Estimates

  • Extensive knowledge and application of local and regional airport design standards

  • Experience in development of technical approaches, project scopes and price proposals

  • Knowledge and proven application of quality assurance

  • Proven mentorship of staff toward technical capabilities advancement and career development

  • Success leading project technical staff (delegating responsibilities, holding staff accountable, solving problems effectively and efficiently, aligning resources with needs, providing mentorship, meeting schedules/budgets, etc)

  • Demonstrated understanding of the relationship between project delivery and future project selection

  • Demonstrated knowledge of project risk potential and experience minimizing risk exposure.

  • Due to the nature of this position, US Citizenship is required

Preferred Qualifications

  • Master's Degree in Civil Engineering

  • Experience in design/build and other alternative delivery projects

  • 3+ years of experience in leading technical staff in a supervisory role

  • Proven ability to recruit, engage and retain staff within aviation engineering practice (provide growth opportunities, comfortable work atmosphere, job satisfaction, etc.)

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 - Civil

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 191881BR

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.