AECOM Structural Engineer in St. Louis, Missouri

Business Line Construction Services

Position Title Structural Engineer

United States of America - Missouri

St. Louis

Job Summary

AECOM is seeking a Structural Engineer to be based in our St. Louis, Missouri location.

Position Description or Typical Responsibilities:

  • Coordinates the discipline's engineering with that of other disciplines.

  • Maintains records, files and other documents pertaining to the discipline.

  • Assists the Project Engineering Manager in identifying the engineering documents that must comply with regulatory/licensing requirements.

  • Assumes “in charge” responsibility for ensuring that engineering documents comply with applicable state laws/regulations, including affixing registered engineer seal when required.

  • May manage groups of engineers, designers and/or specialists with minimal guidance or supervision.

  • Works toward achieving compatibility of customer's and company’s objectives.

  • Assigns preparers and checkers for discipline specifications and coordinates review of external specifications.

  • Establishes schedules and budgets to meet project requirements and obtains approval.

  • Maintains technical coordination with the Principal Engineer to ensure adherence to industry codes, regulatory requirements and sound engineering practices.

  • Coordinates engineering activities for a discipline with those of other disciplines on the project.

  • Directs the preparation and submits periodic reports and forecasts on the status of the discipline.

  • Schedules, directs and documents discipline engineering meetings between project management, client, vendors and other engineering groups.

  • Complies with state requirements for continuing education, maintains and obtains licenses as requested.

  • Continually upgrades technical knowledge and capabilities and pursues additional coursework and training.

  • Advises the Project Engineering Manager regarding status of assignment(s) with respect to schedule, budgets, delays and adverse problems.

  • Works closely with Chief Discipline Engineers, Principal Engineers and Project Engineering Managers on employees’ evaluations and promotions and the overall technical improvement of the group.

  • Fully versed in the work sequence, general content, and methods used to generate specifications for the purchase of material, equipment, systems, services, or construction within engineer's discipline.

  • Fully versed in the process of preparing and checking of calculations as well as the approval, revision, retention and storage of calculations within a specific discipline.

  • Fully versed in interpreting codes and permitting as it relates to a specific discipline.

  • Ensures quality, quantity and completeness of the assigned engineering tasks.

  • Fully understands the role of each functional area within the company.

  • Conforms to company core values and assists others to adhere to them.

  • Acts with integrity in all elements of responsibility.

  • Expresses ideas clearly and listens effectively to the ideas of others.

Minimum Requirements


  • Bachelor of Science degree in Civil/Structural Engineering from an accredited four-year college or university.


  • 5 years of experience preparing engineering calculations, specifications and drawings for industrial structures.

  • Experience utilizing structural analysis software packages.

  • Experience with industrial tank foundations/supports.

  • Professional Engineering License in US

  • Computer proficient in MS Office, Adobe Pro

Preferred Qualifications


  • Master of Science in Civil Engineering Degree (Structural emphasis) from an accredited college or university


  • Using software such as MathCad and StaadPro

  • Experience with CAD software such as AutoCad, Revit and Microstation

Additional Information:

  • Qualified applicants who are offered a position must pass a pre-employment substance abuse test.

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

  • Relocation and Per Deim support are not available for this position.

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 - Structural

Business Group Construction Services Group (CS)

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 183424BR

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.