Water Resources Engineer - Design - Military veterans preferred

AECOM (www.aecom.com)


  full-time   employee

Arlington - Va
United States

United States of America - Virginia, Arlington - VA

Job Summary

AECOM is seeking a Water Resources Engineer - Design for our Arlington, Virginia office. In this role, the successful candidate will perform specific and limited portions of a broader assignment of an experienced engineer, gather and correlate basic engineering data using established and well-defined procedures, work on detailed or routine engineering assignments involving calculations and relatively simple tests, propose approach to solve new problems encountered, identify discrepancies in results, provide guidance to entry level engineers, and perform work in accordance with agreed upon budget and schedule with moderate supervision.

The successful candidate will provide water resource related engineering analysis and design, as well as assistance in the data collection and analysis, field programs and report writing. Activities will include hydrologic/hydraulic, hydrodynamic and water quality modeling, design, assessment, and evaluation; environment water quality related permit submittal; and field sampling and field investigation. GIS and CADD skills, knowledge of water quantity and quality modeling, and design experiences are desirable. The ideal candidate will work productively in a collaborative team environment and demonstrate growth potential, along with the desire to learn.

  • Performs field work including investigations and sampling.

  • Builds analytic and design skills.

  • Conducts engineering design under the supervision of an experienced engineer.

  • Creates designs, calculations, sketches, diagrams, schematic drawings, and final working drawings under the supervision of an experienced engineer.

  • Collects and analyzes data under the supervision of an experienced engineer.

  • Uses computer software as a tool for solving basic engineering problems.

  • Performs work in accordance with agreed upon budget and schedule under supervision.

Minimum Requirements

  • BS in Civil/Environmental Engineering or related field

  • 2 years of related experience

  • Ability to obtain FE/EIT within 1 year

  • US Citizen able to work on federal facilities

  • Valid driver’s license

Preferred Qualifications

  • 2-5 years related experience

  • Experience preparing technical reports and memos. Must be a competent technical writer.

  • Attention to detail in work; high quality and accuracy in work performed

  • Excellent communication skills; both verbal and technical report writing

  • FE/EIT

  • Ability to obtain PE within 2 years

  • Experience using ArcGIS and AutoCAD

  • Experience with hydrology and hydraulics programs such as HEC-HMS, HEC-RAS, and other modeling software

  • Ability to observe, evaluate, and document site field conditions and communicate changes in field conditions to senior staff.

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 - Environmental

Business Line Environment

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 233238BR

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.