Structural Engineer II - 2+ years of experience - #1687003


Date: 2 weeks ago
City: Cincinnati, OH
Contract type: Full time

At AECOM, we’re delivering a better world.

We believe infrastructure creates opportunity for everyone. Whether it’s improving your commute, keeping the lights on, providing access to clean water or transforming skylines, our work helps people and communities thrive.

Our clients trust us to bring together the best people, ideas, technical expertise and digital solutions to our work in transportation, buildings, water, the environment and new energy. We’re one global team – 47,000 strong – driven by a common purpose to deliver a better world.

AECOM is seeking a Structural Engineer to be based in Louisville, KY to support our highways / roadways team. Candidates throughout Ohio, Indiana and Kentucky are encouraged to apply!

This role will provide the opportunity to directly support transformational projects including the Brent Spence Bridge Corridor project. This project is one of the largest highway infrastructure projects in the country and entails design and construction of existing bridge improvements and a new bridge crossing of the Ohio River between Cincinnati and Covington Kentucky, along with 8 miles of significant highway improvements. Design has begun and will extend over the coming years, providing a unique opportunity for multiple career-defining roles on the project. This is a world-class effort delivered by world-class people, come join the team with the power to uplift communities and improve people’s lives.

This full-time position will support our bridge practice out of our Kentucky office. This career enhancing position will involve performing transportation structure design analysis, including plan preparation of structures in the Midwest and exposure and contributing to project work throughout the Western U.S.

This important role offers participation in a variety of challenging projects and a dynamic work environment due to the number, type and size of bridges that make up the vast portfolio of the experienced bridge group this engineer will be joining.

This position is a gateway to a rewarding career which will provide opportunities for professional and technical growth, as well as career advancement.

The job responsibilities include but are not limited to the following:

  • Prepare structural designs, plans, specifications and cost estimate for transportation structures including bridges, retaining walls, and drainage structures.
  • Provide load rating analysis, rehabilitation concepts and structure type analysis evaluations.
  • Use current engineering design software.
  • Coordinate with other design teams and disciplines.
  • Perform specific and limited portions of a broader assignment of an experienced engineer.
  • Gather and correlate basic engineering data using established and well-defined procedures.
  • Work on detailed or routine engineering assignments involving calculations and relatively simple tests.
  • Propose approaches to solve new problems encountered.
  • Identify discrepancies in results.
  • Perform work in accordance with agreed upon budget and schedule with moderate supervision.

Minimum Qualifications

  • BA/BS + 2 years of experience or demonstrated equivalency of experience and/or education

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Professional engineering related work environment with heavy emphasis on design of highway bridges.
  • PE licensure.
  • BS, MS in Civil Engineering and 4 + years of related experience.
  • Knowledge of industry standard computer software such as Civil3D, Microstation, LEAP Bridge Concrete, MDX, CSiBridge, STAAD, AASHTOWare etc.
  • Demonstrated ability to communicate clearly, develop technical reports and document client communications.


  • We are interested in every qualified candidate eligible to work in the United States. Permanent residency sponsorship is available for current H1-B visa holders in the United States.
  • All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.


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 absences, 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.

How to apply

To apply for this job you need to authorize on our website. If you don't have an account yet, please register.

Post a CV

Similar jobs

Modem Pick-Up Representative

Makotek, Cincinnati, OH
$15 per hour
2 weeks ago
* WE ARE OFFERING A $500 SIGN ON BONUS * Makotek is an authorized contractor for Spectrum Cable currently looking for part-time and full-time Modem Pick-Up Representatives for Cincinnati, OH and the surrounding areas. We are able to provide as much work as you are able to take on whether you are looking to do this on the side or...

Environmental Manager - Planning & Permitting

AECOM, Cincinnati, OH
2 weeks ago
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...

Travel Physical Therapist - Explore ATI -Southwest

ATI Physical Therapy, Cincinnati, OH
5 months ago
Overview: Explore ATI is a Physical Therapist travelprogram for recent graduates and clinicians early in their career. Throughout the course of the program, clinicians select and travel to multiple locations in an outpatient orthopedic and sports medicine setting. With over 900 clinics across the U.S., Explore ATI has all the tools and resources to jump-start your career. Competitive salary +...