AECOM Entry Level Pavement Engineer in Chelmsford, Massachusetts

United States of America - Massachusetts, Chelmsford

Job Summary

AECOM is actively seeking a highly motivated Entry Level Pavement Engineer to work out of our Chelmsford, MA office as part of the transportation department's Pavement Engineering Group. You will join a team of over a dozen pavement engineers who strive to bring innovative solutions to clients all over the US.

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.

Under the responsible charge of a Professional Engineer, you will:

  • Perform assignments requiring application of standard techniques, procedures and criteria to carry out engineering tasks. Assignments are designed to further develop judgment and understanding of professional and ethical responsibilities.

  • Exercise judgment limited to developing details of work in making preliminary selections and adaptations of engineering alternatives

  • Prepare engineering related calculations and develop drawings and visual aids

  • Work under supervision of a project manager or senior-level team member

  • Experience with multiple elements of pavement engineering, including but not limited to the following are preferred:

  • Pavement management

  • Pavement distress surveys

  • Pavement design

  • Construction inspection / field experience (of any type)

  • Development of plans, specifications and cost estimates for pavement design projects

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree in Civil engineering or other related field required

  • EIT Certification, or ability to obtain certification within 3 months

  • Capable of using spreadsheets, word processing and standard office software

  • Basic knowledge of industry standard computer software for the position (CADD, ArcGIS, PAVER, FAARFIELD)

  • Ability to work productively and enthusiastically in a team environment

  • Excellent oral and written communication skills

  • Ability to work independently

  • Detail oriented while still able to understand/comply with the big picture/goals of a project

  • Ability to travel throughout the US and overseas (travel up to 50% of the year)

  • Must have US driver’s license and second form of government issued ID

Preferred Qualifications

  • Master's degree in Pavement Engineering

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.

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 Line Transportation

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 197128BR

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.