AECOM Senior Resident Engineer in Phoenix, Arizona

Business Line Transportation

Position Title Senior Resident Engineer

United States of America - Arizona


Job Summary

AECOM is actively seeking a creative, highly talented Senior Resident Engineer licensed in State of Arizona for immediate employment for the Phoenix, AZ office. The successful candidate will perform a variety of engineering duties in the areas of highway or construction and will act as supervisor for lower level staff assigned to the work unit. AECOM is proud to provide our employees with exciting, challenging projects with minimal supervision.

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

  • Assist current Construction Department Manager with multiple project and staffing

  • Supervise or inspect highway/roadway construction on an ongoing basis to verify compliance with the contract and in accordance with State, local, and Federal standards

  • Perform and check the accuracy of complex computations including those performed by other staff

  • Inspect and examine engineering project records, field notes, computations and other documentation to assure that methods of measurement and basis for payment are in accordance with projected requirements, specifications, special provisions, and extra work orders

  • Analyze the contractor schedule to plan out the inspection of projects in their entirety

  • Review construction plans and verify that these are in accordance with designated specifications and other requirements to include calculating of land areas, using geometric and trigonometric computations

  • Prepare completed work estimates to determine the compensation due to the contractor

  • Attend work unit staff meetings, gives and receives information; participates in problem solving and decision making.

  • Supervise and/or inspect all work activities involved in construction projects, including survey, laboratory, and quality control work.

  • Recommend approval of proposed project changes

  • Conduct pre-activity meetings for various construction activities such as asphaltic concrete, PCCP, striping and major structures, box culverts, bridges, traffic control, storm drains, implementation of SWPPP, and other minor incidentals

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor's Degree

  • 8+ years' experience

  • Previous ADOT experience

  • Strong knowledge of construction practices

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

  • Assist in Project proposals and writing of proposals

  • Must have good computer skills and knowledge

  • Proficient with Microsoft Office tools, Word, and Excel to document various construction activities

  • Valid Arizona Driver's License

  • Due to the nature of the work, US Citizenship is required

  • Preferred proficiency in the use of ADOT software Pen, Quantlist CPE

Preferred Qualifications


  • ATSSA traffic control

  • SWPPP Certifications

  • Local municipality (Counties or Cities) experience

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 Construction Management

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 188660BR

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.