AECOM Entry Level Structural Engineer in Orange, California

Business Line Transportation

Position Title Entry Level Structural Engineer

United States of America - California

Orange

Job Summary

AECOM is actively seeking a highly motivated Entry Level Structural Engineer for employment in the Orange, CA office. 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 online 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:

  • 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, quantity estimates, and develop drawings.

  • Work on a wide range of projects and assist in the preparation of tasks related to transportation structures.

  • Assist in providing design support during construction of transportation related structures.

  • Work under supervision of a senior-level team member.

  • Demonstrated ability to build trusting working relationships with clients and colleagues.

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor's degree in Civil Engineering with a focus in Structural Engineering or related field.

  • Experience in performing engineering calculations.

  • Experience in developing spreadsheets for engineering design applications.

  • Detail oriented and strong organizational skills.

  • Strong analytical skills.

  • Excellent initiative and time management.

  • This position does not include sponsorship for United States work authorization.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Master of Engineering in Civil or Structures.

  • Engineer-in-Training Certification.

  • Familiarity with MicroStation and AutoCAD.

  • Experience in finite element analysis modeling, including shell, plate and solid elements.

  • Experience in seismic research or design of bridges.

  • Strong verbal and written communication skills.

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.

NOTICE TO THIRD PARTY AGENCIES: 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 - Transportation

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 188743BR

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.