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AECOM Mid-Level Civil Engineer in Chelmsford, Massachusetts

Company Description

Work with Us. Change the World.

At AECOM, we're delivering a better world. Whether improving your commute, keeping the lights on, providing access to clean water, or transforming skylines, our work helps people and communities thrive. We are the world's trusted infrastructure consulting firm, partnering with clients to solve the world’s most complex challenges and build legacies for future generations.

There has never been a better time to be at AECOM. With accelerating infrastructure investment worldwide, our services are in great demand. We invite you to bring your bold ideas and big dreams and become part of a global team of over 50,000 planners, designers, engineers, scientists, digital innovators, program and construction managers and other professionals delivering projects that create a positive and tangible impact around the world.

We're one global team driven by our common purpose to deliver a better world. Join us.

Job Description

AECOM is seeking a talented Mid-Level Civil Engineer to join our New England Transportation business line. The ideal candidate will be part of the New England Track Group located in Chelmsford & Boston, MA . The ideal candidate will be responsible for a variety of engineering tasks including, but not limited to conceptual engineering, design, planning, final engineering, constructability, and cost estimating.

Daily duties and responsibilities;

  • Coordinates and provides technical expertise for mid- large size projects.

  • Leads technical client relationships related to track design, track construction and phasing of work.

  • Provides specialized technical input to studies and design for staff's specific area of expertise.

  • Reviews and approves track designs prepared by others

  • Develops estimates for the track engineering budgets

  • Assists in determining schedules to perform track work.

  • Coordinates with multiple departments related to a projects scope of work.

  • Develop Procurement specifications.

  • Perform field track inspections and develop criteria and testing requirements.


Minimum Requirements;

  • BA/BS in Civil, Mechanical, or Electrical Engineering or related field plus four years of related experience or demonstrated equivalency of experience and/or education.

  • Professional Engineer (PE) License

Preferred Qualifications;

  • Experience designing transit and transportation infrastructure.

  • Experience with design software including MicroStation, Inroads and/or OpenRoads, AutoCAD Civil 3D.

  • Working knowledge of FRA, DOT, AREMA and local railroad/transit requirements

  • Working knowledge of applicable IEEE, NESC and other industry standards.

  • Familiar with MS Office.

  • Experience in client relations, task leadership, and team mentoring.

  • Able to work out of an AECOM office,

  • MBTA, MassDOT, CTDOT, MTA or other passenger/commuter railroad agencies preferred.

Additional Information

All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.

  • Sponsorship is not available for this position.

  • Relocation assistance is not available for this position.


Offered compensation will be based on location and individual qualifications. The expected range is $87,778.70 - $145,000.00.


AECOM is proud to offer a comprehensive benefits program to meet the diverse needs of our employees. Depending on your employment status, AECOM benefits may include medical, dental, vision, life, AD&D, disability benefits, paid time off, leaves of absence, voluntary benefits, perks, U.S. and global well-being programs, employee assistance program, business travel insurance, service recognition awards, retirement savings plan, and employee stock purchase plan.

AECOM is the world’s trusted infrastructure consulting firm, delivering professional services throughout the project lifecycle – from advisory, planning, design and engineering to program and construction management. On projects spanning transportation, buildings, water, new energy and the environment, our public- and private-sector clients trust us to solve their most complex challenges. Our teams are driven by a common purpose to deliver a better world through our unrivaled technical and digital expertise, a culture of equity, diversity and inclusion, and a commitment to environmental, social and governance priorities. AECOM is a Fortune 500 firm and its Professional Services business had revenue of $14.4 billion in fiscal year 2023. See how we are delivering sustainable legacies for generations to come at and @AECOM.

Freedom to Grow in a World of Opportunity

You will have the flexibility you need to do your best work with hybrid work options. Whether you’re working from an AECOM office, remote location or at a client site, you will be working in a dynamic environment where your integrity, entrepreneurial spirit and pioneering mindset are championed.

You will help us foster a culture of equity, diversity and inclusion – a safe and respectful workplace, where we invite everyone to bring their whole selves to work using their unique talents, backgrounds and expertise to create transformational outcomes for our clients.

AECOM provides a wide array of compensation and benefits programs to meet the diverse needs of our employees and their families. We also provide a robust global well-being program. We’re the world’s trusted global infrastructure firm, and we’re in this together – your growth and success are ours too.

Join us, and you’ll get all the benefits of being a part of a global, publicly traded firm – access to industry-leading technology and thinking and transformational work with big impact and work flexibility. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.

All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.

ReqID: J10110879

Business Line: Transportation

Business Group: DCS

Strategic Business Unit: East

Career Area: Engineering

Work Location Model: Hybrid