Bus Rapid Transit/Roadway Engineer

Posted: 10/16/2018

United States of America - Ohio, Akron


Job Summary

The Transportation Business Line of AECOM is actively seeking a creative, highly talented and self-motivated Roadway/Transportation Engineer for immediate employment in the Akron, Ohio office to work on Bus Rapid Transit projects across the country. The appropriately qualified applicant will be able to demonstrate an established career in Civil/Transportation Engineering specific to roadway and urban design, drainage design, grading design, traffic control design, and the preparation of construction documents, including plans, specifications and construction estimates.

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

  • Urban Corridor Improvement Plans

  • Site Grading Plans

  • Arterial Reconstruction Plans

  • Traffic Signal Improvement Plans

  • Maintenance of Traffic Plans

  • Drainage and Erosion Control Plans

  • Responsible for following AASHTO, NACTO, APTA, State DOT, and/or City standards and performing engineering calculations under the supervision of a more senior engineer. The candidate will also have the flexibility to aid other roadway/highway design staff throughout Ohio on ODOT and OTIC projects, if needed.

Minimum Requirements

  • B.S. in Civil Engineering from an accredited institution.

  • 2+ years of experience with an emphasis in civil engineering fields such as roadway design, site design, utility design, stormwater and multimodal transportation projects.

  • Ability to coordinate among multiple disciplines including architecture, landscape architecture, ITS, Communication, Electrical, and Structural

  • Ability to recognize discrepancies in results, and follows operations through a series of related detailed steps or processes

  • Good interpersonal skills, good command of the English language both, verbally and written, the ability to express thoughts clearly, good time management skills, and a good attitude towards work.

  • Valid driver's license required.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Good written and verbal communication skills

  • Working knowledge of AutoCAD Civil 3D and/or Bentley MicroStation/Geopak/Inroads and experience with MS Office

  • Ability to work as a member of a team or perform independent work as required.

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.

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 - Civil

Business Line Transportation

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 192721BR

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.