Project Engineer - Military veterans preferred



  full-time   employee


Canada - Ontario, Kitchener

Job Summary

AECOM is seeking a Project Engineer for immediate employment in the Kitchener office. This is a great opportunity for a Junior to intermediate level Municipal Engineer with design experience who is seeking a role that allows them to expand their experience and responsibility. The appropriately qualified candidate will have a proven track record in design, design reviews, proposal writing, report writing, and client liaison with the experience and enthusiasm to enhance and grow a municipal design team. The successful candidate will be expected to support in the delivery of infrastructure to customers primarily within the municipal water, wastewater and stormwater sector.

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

  • Lead existing municipal technical design staff, for projects including:

  • Sewer and watermain design/replacement /reconstruction,

  • Roadway and intersection improvements,

  • Site servicing design,

  • Potable water pumping, transmission, storage and distribution systems

  • Sanitary drainage and pumping

  • Client liaison and relationship management

  • Prepare documentation related to current or prospective projects, including correspondence, reports, proposals, expressions of interest, and specifications

  • Perform Contract Administration duties, including contractor interaction, progress payment certificates and convene progress site meetings.

  • Communicate and work with other project team members in Kitchener and other regional offices to provide quality service to clients on projects of varying scope and complexity

  • Support new business development

  • Liaise with and assist other departments and offices in the provision of design services to other clients, as applicable

  • Perform financial and budget control duties on projects

  • Respond to contractor and public inquiries

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelors Degree in Civil Engineering (or equivalent)

  • 4+ years of related experience in municipal civil engineering design and CAD

  • P. Eng designation in Ontario

  • Design experience in surface grading, water and sewer pipe networks and detail design

  • Experience working with AutoCAD and Civil 3D 2016

  • Proficient with MS Office Suite

  • Excellent attention to detail

  • Ability to communicate effectively with colleagues, contractors and clients

  • Comfortable working in a multi-disciplinary environment

  • Ability to work in field or office conditions

  • Ability to work and communicate with clients, contractors and other AECOM staff?

Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience in Stormwater Management procedures and design.

  • Experience in transportation design /reconstruction projects

  • Experience in land use planning and land development or site plan preparation and studies

  • Experience with design of trenchless methods for installation of small and large diameter watermains and sewers

  • Familiarity with AutoCAD Civil 3D and MicroStation

  • Familiarity with software for modelling water transmission/distribution systems

  • Familiarity with water and wastewater treatment systems.

  • Certification such as PMP or related are desirable

  • Good time management skills

  • Construction inspection experience

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 - Civil

Business Line Water

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country Canada

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 226360BR

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.