Water Resources Engineer III - Military veterans preferred

AECOM (www.aecom.com)


  full-time   employee

Salt Lake City
United States

United States of America - Utah, Salt Lake City

Job Summary

AECOM is actively seeking a creative and highly motivated Water Resources Engineer III for employment in the Salt Lake City office, Utah to support an array of water resources projects including surface water modeling, floodplain mapping, municipal stormwater design, and drainage design.

Candidates can expect a diverse set of assignments primarily focused on flood risk analysis and mapping. There will also be opportunities to work with staff experienced in roadway design, waste water treatment plant design, and more.

The position will involve working on projects for federal agencies, local municipalities, and private clients to conduct hydrologic & hydraulic modeling and drainage design.

? Job responsibilities:

  • Perform complex hydrologic and hydraulic (H&H) modeling and analyses as per the FEMA NFIP guidelines and specifications.

  • Develop and complete 1-dimensional and 2-dimensional hydraulic modeling using HEC-RAS and SRH2D software

  • Work with a team of Project managers, Senior Water Resources Engineers and GIS specialists in support of FEMA floodplain modeling and mapping studies, and transportation drainage design

  • Prepare and review technical reports including engineering calculations, research, planning and engineering reports

  • Perform quality reviews and mentor/assist junior engineers in performing H&H modeling and design

  • Lead in field investigations in collecting data to perform hydrologic and hydraulic modeling

  • Assist project managers in several water resources projects like transportation drainage design, and storm water planning and design

  • Supporting business development efforts by supporting proposal efforts; including RFP responses and associated schedule, scope, and cost estimates

  • Writing and reviewing engineering reports and technical memorandum for submittal to a wide variety of clients.

  • Ability to create designs, calculations, schematic drawings, and final working drawings using programs such as ArcGIS, AutoCAD and/or Civil 3D.

Minimum Requirements

  • BA/BS + 4 YORE or AA/AS (US) + 6 YORE or Diploma/Certificate (Canada) + 6 YORE or HS/GED + 8 YORE

Preferred Qualifications

  • BS or MS in Civil or Environmental Engineering with an emphasis in water resources, hydrology, hydraulic engineering, or related field required

  • Professional Engineer (P.E.) license is required, or the ability to obtain Utah reciprocity within six months.

  • 6 to 10 years of relevant experience

  • Experience with FEMA NFIP floodplain regulations and standards

  • Experience with HEC-HMS, HEC-RAS, RAS2D, SRH3D, AutoCAD and/or Civil 3D and ArcGIS

  • ArcGIS experience

  • Experience or Familiarity with FEMA Base Level Engineering (BLE) studies

  • Familiarity or experience with Software programming

  • Experience with DOTs, Flood Control Districts and Federal Agencies

  • Ability to work on multiple projects and manage time appropriately

  • Certified Floodplain Manager (CFM) preferred

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 United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 230910BR

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.