Senior Civil Engineer - Military veterans preferred



  full-time   employee

Fort Mcmurray

Canada - Alberta, Fort Mcmurray

Job Summary

AECOM is currently seeking an intermediate to senior level Civil Engineer to build on the depth of talent within our specialist Municipal team, for a position based in Fort McMurray, AB. Our dynamic and supportive team will provide you an opportunity to lead a wide-variety of projects and mentor developing team members.

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

  • Be a prominent member of the Municipal Engineering team in northern Alberta, with key responsibilities for projects in the Regional Municipality of Wood Buffalo and surrounding areas.

  • Play a key role in business development, client relations, proposal preparation, and client satisfaction.

  • Maintain strong relationships with clients and develop new business opportunities

  • Prepare proposals, including methodology, schedule, resources, fees and cost estimates

  • Support business development pursuits primarily within Alberta and the NWT

  • Represent AECOM on a local level and stay informed about local issues, challenges and opportunities.

  • Liaison with the Edmonton office staff and field staff assigned to project

  • Work cooperatively with an experienced team in a wide-variety of municipal opportunities

  • Be involved in a wide variety and multiple projects design and construction, across disciplines including storm water, water and sanitary sewers, roadways, drainage, etc.

  • Lead wide variety multi-disciplinary projects and working cooperatively with other professional disciplines such landscape architecture, electrical, structural, mechanical, architectural environmental and legal survey, as may be necessary.

  • Preparing written reports and public presentations and be involved in stakeholder engagement

  • Provide technical leadership associated with all aspects of projects, including delivery excellence, quality control and safe work practices.

  • Conduct field investigations for municipal projects, occasionally in remote areas

  • Interacting directly with clients, approving authorities, contractors and utility providers and problem-solving a variety of complex design and construction elements, as well as developing practical cost-effective solutions.

  • Manage projects, project budgets and schedules independently or as a member of multi-disciplinary teams

  • Providing guidance and advice to developing engineers and review designs and reports

  • Coordination with sub-consultants, regulatory agencies, and members of the public may be necessary to accomplish assigned objectives.

  • Taking responsibility for the quality of written, technical and graphic work in a senior review (QA/QC) role

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor's degree +8 years of related experience or demonstrated equivalency of experience and/or education

  • Registration as a Professional Engineer (P. Eng.) in Alberta, or eligibility for registration within next six months is required

Preferred Qualifications

  • Bachelor's Degree in Civil Engineering and background in municipal engineering

  • 10+ years progressive experience in that field with a minimum of 5 years in Canada

  • Experience in successful client relations and business development.

  • Good understanding of municipal engineering and civil works

  • Good understanding of environmental permitting processes and procedures

  • Extensive experience in working at project management level

  • Excellent oral and written English language presentation skills

  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Office software including Word, Excel, Project and PowerPoint

  • Demonstrated project and team management skills with a high degree of leadership capability

  • Excellent skills in preparing written proposals, reports and public presentations

  • Strong interpersonal skills.

  • Strong and successful background in client relations and business development

  • Highly developed communication skills.

  • Proven leadership skills, with a proven track-record of successful project delivery and client satisfaction.

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. 239010BR

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.