AECOM Civil Designer in Denver, Colorado

Requisition/Vacancy No. 148604BR

Position Title Civil Designer

Job Category Engineering - Water / Wastewater

Business Line Water

Country United States of America

State/Province/Region USA - Colorado

City Denver

Why Choose AECOM? AECOM is a premier, fully integrated professional and technical services firm positioned to design, build, finance and operate infrastructure assets around the world for public- and private-sector clients. With nearly 100,000 employees — including architects, engineers, designers, planners, scientists and management and construction services professionals — serving clients in over 150 countries around the world, AECOM is ranked as the #1 engineering design firm by revenue in Engineering News-Record magazine’s annual industry rankings, and has been recognized by Fortune magazine as a World’s Most Admired Company. The firm is a leader in all of the key markets that it serves, including transportation, facilities, environmental, energy, oil and gas, water, high-rise buildings and government. AECOM provides a blend of global reach, local knowledge, innovation and technical excellence in delivering customized and creative solutions that meet the needs of clients’ projects. A Fortune 500 firm, AECOM companies, including URS Corporation and Hunt Construction Group, have annual revenue of approximately $19 billion. More information on AECOM and its services can be found at

About the Business Line


We create comprehensive delivery solutions for water, wastewater and wet weather systems, desalination, water resources, water reuse, tunneling, and community infrastructure through traditional and alternative delivery services such as program management and design-build.

Job Summary

AECOM’s Water Business Unit is seeking a Civil Designer for immediate employment in the Denver, Colorado office. This is a technical role and will include working with senior designers, engineers and project managers on a variety of projects within Water/Wastewater, Water Resources, Geo/Civil and Mining.

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

  • Prepare civil drawings, site plans, construction plans and design details using Civil 3D

  • Make revisions to plans

  • Manage deadlines

  • Manage CAD standards

  • Grading design and earthwork calculations

  • Coordinate with multiple disciplines

  • Handle multiple projects concurrently

  • Manage deadlines

Minimum Requirements

  • High school diploma

  • 4+ years of civil site drafting/design experience

  • Must have knowledge of industry codes, standards and procedures

  • Experience using AutoCAD Civil 3D

  • Must have experience completing project drawings within scope, budget and schedule

  • Must have strong attention to detail, the ability to multi-task and prioritize

  • Knowledge of developing alignments, profiles, surface modeling, cross sections, grading design and drainage design

  • Ability to work independently as well as part of a team

  • Strong organizational and time management skills

  • Must be proficient in the use of MS Office

Preferred Qualifications

  • ArcGIS Experience

  • Technical degree or certificate of completion from an accredited designer/drafter curriculum

  • Capability to troubleshoot basic IT related problems

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.