AECOM Water-Wastewater Project Engineer in Charlotte, North Carolina

Business Line Water

Position Title Water-Wastewater Project Engineer

United States of America - North Carolina

Charlotte

Job Summary

The Water Business Line of AECOM is actively seeking a creative, highly talented Water/Wastewater Project Engineer with a focus in water/wastewater conveyance design, and some experience in pumping systems, for immediate employment in our Charlotte, NC office.

The appropriately qualified applicant will have a significant role in the design and construction administration of a variety of water and wastewater conveyance projects and potentially water/wastewater treatment facilities. Work will include Planning, design, permitting, and construction phase services and will include activities focused on site-specific design of water/wastewater projects including potential opportunities to work on alternate delivery projects. The selected candidate will also work together with senior members of our Water Business Line team to seek new business opportunities and may serve in a lead role on various water or wastewater projects, depending on size and complexity.

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

  • Perform and overseeing the detailed planning and design of various project elements

  • Preparation of project reports, hydraulic models, calculations, drawings, construction plans and specifications, permitting packages, and documents for inclusion in the final project deliverables as necessary for the bidding and construction of designed works

  • Other duties assigned

The role will provide the opportunity for development in many aspects of the profession, as well as opportunities for increased responsibility, challenges, people and project management as you work on a variety of challenging projects

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree in Civil, Environmental Engineering or related discipline

  • 5+ years of experience in municipal water/wastewater conveyance and pumping engineering and design

  • Candidate must have proven excellent leadership skills, and demonstrated ability to successfully work in diverse teams

  • Must have project engineer experience with some experience managing projects or components of projects

  • Must have strong technical engineering expertise in water or wastewater treatment conveyance design

  • Must have excellent time management skills, a strong work ethic, and attention to detail

  • Must have the ability to communicate and coordinate effectively with technicians, designers, engineers and project managers for the preparation of high quality work products

  • Must have the ability to communicate and coordinate effectively with clients, regulatory agency representatives and members of the public when required to represent the company

  • Must be a licensed Professional Engineer in NC or have the ability to obtain within 6 months with the ability to become licensed in SC as well

  • Must have a valid driver's license

  • Must have strong communication skills in coordinating with clients, sub-consultants, regulatory agencies, and members of the public may be necessary to accomplish assigned objectives.

  • Occasional business travel of one to two days per month may be required

  • Must have a sound foundation in the planning, permitting, and design of water and wastewater conveyance projects

  • Must have demonstrated successful client relationship skills as a project engineer and be capable of assisting senior staff in growing and securing business opportunities

Preferred Qualifications

  • Master's Degree in Civil/Environmental Engineering a plus

  • Experience working on projects by “alternative delivery” approaches a plus (design/build, progressive design/build, construction management at risk, etc.)

  • Experience in preparation of engineering proposals for submission to clients

  • Working knowledge of AutoCAD Civil 3-D software

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 http://www.aecom.com/content/wp-content/uploads/2016/01/EEO-is-the-Law-poster-supplement.pdf to view the EEO Is The Law poster.

Please note that AECOM does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters or employment agencies. In the absence of a signed Recruitment Fee Agreement, AECOM will not consider or agree to payment of any referral compensation or recruiter fee. In the event a recruiter or agency submits a resume or candidate without a previously signed agreement, AECOM explicitly reserves the right to pursue and hire those candidate(s) without any financial obligation to the recruiter or agency. Any unsolicited resumes, including those submitted to hiring managers, are deemed to be the property of AECOM.

Job Category Engineering - Water / Wastewater

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 160016BR