Vertical Transportation Engineer III

AECOM   •  

New York, NY

Industry: Professional, Scientific & Technical Services


5 - 7 years

Posted 90 days ago

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Job Summary

AECOM is actively seeking a highly motivated Vertical Transportation Engineer III for employment in the New York, NY office. 

The Senior Vertical Transportation Engineer will design, develop, and review drawings and submittals on vertical transportation projects (elevators, escalators, and moving walkways). This professional will adapt and modify design features and operational methods to meet a variety of situations.

The responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to:

  • Undertaking vertical transport design for major projects
  • Working closely with principal designers to develop the Vertical Transport Design
  • Managing the production of drawings and reports and preparing vertical transportation projects specifications
  • Supervising and coordinating the work of others and coordinating work with engineers of other disciplines
  • Attending meetings and communicating with clients to establish their needs
  • Inspecting installations and witness testing on site
  • Managing project team to ensure production of deliverables to agreed timelines and within budget
  • Providing technical guidance and mentoring to junior members of the team

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor's degree in engineering or related field
  • 5+ years vertical transportationexperience
  • Be able to design and deliver vertical transport solutions on major and/or complex projects
  • A strong analytical knowledge and understanding of engineering principles
  • A desire to work constructively in a team, finding holistic building design solutions in a multidisciplinary environment
  • The ability to communicate clearly, through sketching, speaking and in writing, with client s and design teams
  • Proven experience of undertaking vertical Transportation Design, using passenger traffic analysis software where appropriate
  • Excellent planning, organizational and time management skills, with a proven ability to work under pressure and to meet strict deadlines
  • Able to understand the balance of engineering priorities on differing projects
  • Able to quickly develop successful client relationships
  • Advanced knowledge and experience in utilizing design software including passenger traffic analysis software (ELEVATE) CADD, BIM, Revit, Word, Excel and Outlook

Preferred Qualifications

  • PE or QEI license
  • None