AECOM Entry-Level Traffic/ITS Engineer in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Business Line Transportation
Position Title Entry-Level Traffic/ITS Engineer
United States of America - Pennsylvania
AECOM is actively seeking a highly motivated Entry-Level Traffic/ITS Engineer for employment in the Philadelphia, Pittsburgh, Mechanicsburg, or our Conshohocken, PA offices. 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:
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 on a wide range of projects and tasks and assist with field research, data collection, data analysis, graphics, maps and data presentation, and report development
Assist in design of transportation roadway and civil engineering projects
Work under supervision of a project manager or senior-level team member
Demonstrated ability to build trusting working relationships with clients and colleagues
Work as part of a team and also independently in learning, evaluating, and applying Traffic Engineering principles, standards, and criteria
Learn and utilize various modeling tools for traffic analysis (Synchro, HCS, VISSIM) for a variety of conditions and needs at specific intersections, along arterial corridors, and for freeway segments
Assist in preparing technical reports and papers for clients and/or internal distribution
Assist in performing various Traffic Engineering studies
Adhere to project schedules and budgets
Bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering with an emphasis in traffic or transportation engineering or other related field required
Capable of using spreadsheet, word processing and standard office software
Basic knowledge of industry standard computer software for the position (examples include software such as of Land Desktop/AutoCAD, InRoads, InSite, and MicroStation)
Good Communication Skills
Engineer-in-Training (EIT) or Fundamentals of Engineering (FE) preferred
2+ years of experience in traffic and/or transportation
Valid Driver’s License
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 at http://www.aecom.com/content/wp-content/uploads/2016/01/EEO-is-the-Law-poster-supplement.pdf to view the EEO Is The Law poster.
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Job Category Engineering - Transportation
Country United States of America
Position Status Full-Time
Requisition/Vacancy No. 164828BR