United States of America - Colorado, Greenwood Village
The Denver Metro Mining Team of AECOM is actively seeking a creative, highly talented
Geotechnical Engineer for immediate employment in the Greenwood Village (Denver), CO office. The mining team within the Water Business Line is responsible for providing engineering and design services in support of multidisciplinary projects, with a focus on tailings dam projects.
The responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to:
Planning, implementing, and managing geotechnical exploration programs including assigning laboratory testing.
Performing material characterization, liquefaction, seepage, slope stability, and settlement analyses for tailings dams.
Preparing geotechnical reports, drawings, and specifications for tailings dam projects.
Supporting project manager in budget management, client updates, and general project management tasks.
Preparing and presenting technical presentations to project team, clients and technical review boards.
Conduct field observations and site visits.
Assist project managers with geotechnical proposals.
Bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering from ABET-accredited institution
2+ years of experience in geotechnical engineering
Engineer in Training Certification required
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
Familiarity with design reports, drawings, and specifications
Experience in dam design or evaluation
Demonstrate proactive problem solving skills
Ability to maintain organization in a changing environment
Exhibits initiative, responsibility and flexibility
Must be a resourceful, highly organized professional with attention to detail
Ability to work in a fast paced environment and meet deadlines
Effective time-management and interpersonal skills
Ability to work independently and in a team environment
Must possess a valid driver’s license
Occasional travel to project sites, both local and remote
Master’s degree in Civil/Geotechnical Engineering from ABET-accredited institution
Professional Engineer registration
Tailings dam experience
Task lead experience
Experience with GeoStudio (Slope/W and Seep/W), UTexas4, Grapher, and AutoCAD Civil3D
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 - Geotechnical
Business Line Water
Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)
Country United States of America
Position Status Full-Time
Requisition/Vacancy No. 224523BR
Additional Locations US - Denver, CO - 717 17th St
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.