AECOM Water Resources Team Leader in Albuquerque, New Mexico

Business Line Water

Position Title Water Resources Team Leader

United States of America - New Mexico


Job Summary

The Design and Consulting Services Division of AECOM is actively seeking a creative, highly talented Water Resources Engineer for immediate employment in the Albuquerque, NM office. The appropriately qualified applicant will be able to demonstrate a career in design / engineering, specific to water, drainage and stormwater engineering projects. AECOM is proud to provide our employees with exciting, challenging projects. The incumbent can look forward to supporting AECOM’s water/wastewater business with a variety of clients including industrial, municipal and state agency clients throughout the Southwest Area – NM, AZ, and UT.

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

  • Performing and/or directing surface water modeling, mapping, and designing of stormwater and flood control structures

  • Performing and/or directing design of stormwater control facilities including: detention/retention ponds and open channels

  • Directing and reviewing documentation of calculations

  • Preparing engineering reports

  • Managing projects and tasks of varying complexity

  • Mentor junior staff

  • Plans and prepares, or reviews, technical specifications according to the contract documents

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor's degree in related field

  • 10+ years of experience including 3+ years of experience overseeing projects

  • Professional Engineer registration required

  • Exhibits in-depth knowledge of surface water modeling, planning and design projects and related technologies

  • Ability to communicate the technical aspects of projects to a wide audience

  • Excellent verbal, written, and interpersonal communication skills, as well as exceptional organizational skills

  • Hydrologic and Hydraulic Modeling Software (HEC-1, HEC-HMS, HEC-RAS), AutoCAD, Civil 3D and Microstation

  • Demonstrate the ability to work in local teams as well as the flexibility to work as part of inter-office groups

  • Must possess a valid driver's license

Preferred Qualifications

  • State of New Mexico Professional Engineer registration

  • Business development experience including client relations, proposal preparation, and professional leadership activities

  • Team leadership experience supervising engineers, CAD technicians, surveyors and field inspectors

What We Offer

AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow.

AECOM is an equal opportunity employer and Minorities, Females, Veterans, and Disabled persons are encouraged to apply. For further information, please click here at to view the EEO Is The Law poster.

Job Category Engineering - Water / Wastewater

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 156864BR