AECOM Project Engineer - Water/Wastewater in Orange, California

United States of America - California, Orange

Job Summary

AECOM is actively seeking a Project Engineer for immediate employment in the Orange, California office. The successful candidate will support the Water Resources Engineering team to complete a variety of projects that involve water/wastewater infrastructure planning, design, and construction and flood control management. AECOM is proud to provide our employees with exciting, challenging projects.

The appropriately qualified applicant will be able to demonstrate an established career in water resources and civil infrastructure planning and design. The selected candidate will support a wide variety of projects include pump stations, pipelines, reservoirs, dams and levees, water/wastewater treatment plants, hydraulic structures, landfills, storm drainage and treatment BMP facilities, site grading, and engineering support during construction.

The primary responsibilities for this role are expected to include:

  • Provide a support/deputy role in project management and administration including tracking and managing budget, schedule, and quality of deliverables; writing reports, gathering information, drafting proposals, drafting correspondence, and completing progress reports.

  • Play a support role in business development, client relationships, strategic pursuits, and preparation of proposals, budgets and scopes of work.

  • Participate on multidisciplinary teams on civil engineering projects in an office environment as well as in a virtual team environment.

  • Work with project teams that include 10 or more members often representing multiple business lines, working in remote locations and including subcontractors.

  • Serve as project engineer on small- to mid-sized projects and work on several projects concurrently. Take the lead in evaluation of alternatives and resolution of key technical questions.

  • Prepare studies, design criteria, design reports, plans and specifications, and quality assurance reviews of related designs and construction plans, and support of construction.

  • Organize, draft and coordinate production of various reports to ensure technical consistency and inclusion of appropriate documentation.

  • Organize, draft and coordinate production of engineering drawings and specifications to ensure technical accuracy.

  • Assist with construction support activities to verify compliance with specifications; review and approve submittals; conduct field site visits; resolve technical issues and design changes; review progress versus schedule.

  • Oversee and direct junior technical staff in field activities including site inspections; instill culture of safety in all employees by promoting and following company health and safety guidelines and policies.

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor's degree from an ABET accredited college or university in Civil or Environmental Engineering with an emphasis in water resources engineering

  • 5+ years' experience in water resources engineering with heavy civil design / modeling

  • Registered Professional Engineer in CA

  • Experienced in preparing Construction documents (construction plans and specifications)

  • Experience preparing feasibility studies and engineering reports

  • Experience working with multi-disciplinary project delivery teams

  • Experienced in preparing proposals and presentations

  • Strong proficiency with Microsoft Office tools, Microsoft Word, Excel, Project, and Powerpoint

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

Preferred Qualifications

  • Master’s degree from an ABET accredited college or university in Civil or Environmental Engineering with an emphasis in water resources engineering

  • 10+ years' experience in water resources engineering with heavy civil design / modeling

  • California Registered Professional Engineer

  • Strong proficiency with AutoCAD Civil 3D

  • Proficiency with Microstation

  • Experience with hydrology/hydraulics modeling (HEC-RAS, HEC-HMS, FLO-2D, WSPG)

  • Experience with dam inundation modeling/mapping

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

Business Line Water

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 199675BR

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.