Senior Engineer - Water Resources - Military veterans preferred



  full-time   employee

United States

United States of America - Utah, Murray

Job Summary

AECOM’s Water Business Unit is seeking a Senior Water Resources Engineer for immediate employment in the Salt Lake City, Utah office. This is a technical role and will include working with engineers and project managers on a variety of projects within Water Resources and Transportation markets. This individual should be a creative, highly talented engineer adept in business development, technically proficient, and have a successful track record of managing a team of professionals in a fast paced multidisciplinary setting.


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

  • Supporting, maintaining and building client relationships

  • Marketing in the form of conference presentations, proposal writing, and project interviews

  • Mentoring staff through project team creation and project execution

  • Plan, direct and supervise operations included in large complex project or several moderately sized projects

  • Perform independent technical reviews of engineering reports and designs

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Civil Engineering or related field from an ABET accredited college

  • 10+ years of experience

  • Registered Professional Engineer with the ability to obtain Utah license within 6 months

  • Ability to work with Autodesk Civil 3D, GIS and a variety of surface water modeling software

  • Ability to travel for work

Preferred Qualifications

  • Advanced degree in Civil Engineering (Master’s or PhD)

  • 15+ year of proven progressive experience in water resources

  • Leadership skills to manage a small team, or large project teams

  • ArcGIS experience

  • A knowledge of the local and regional hydrologic and hydraulic methods accepted by state and federal agencies

  • Experience with civil site design, hydrologic analysis, hydraulic analysis and design, concrete structures, earthwork, levees, dams, cost estimating, and project specifications

  • Experience using the full suite of Army Corps of Engineers HEC software

  • Experience with the FEMA Risk MAP Program

What We Offer

When you join AECOM, you become part of a company that is

pioneering the future . Our teams around the world are involved in some of the most cutting-edge and innovative projects and programs of our time, addressing the big challenges of today and shaping the built environment for generations to come. We ensure a workplace that encourages growth, flexibility and creativity, as well as a company culture that champions

inclusion, diversity and overall

employee well-being through programs supported by company leadership. Our

core values define who we are, how we act and what we aspire to, which comes down to not only

delivering a better world , but working to “make amazing happen” in each neighborhood, community and city we touch. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.

Job Category Engineering - Water / Wastewater

Business Line Water

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 216368BR

Clearance Required No

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.