AECOM Senior Engineer- Civil Mining in Denver, Colorado

Business Line Water

Position Title Senior Engineer- Civil Mining

United States of America - Colorado

Denver

Job Summary

AECOM is one of the largest, global, fully integrated engineering, construction and technical services firms with the capabilities to support the full project life cycle. We offer a full range of program management; planning, design and engineering; systems engineering; a broad range of science and technical services; construction and construction management; operations and maintenance; and decommissioning and closure services. Our business lines encompass private sector (mining, oil and gas, power, pipeline, commercial-industrial, manufacturing, and chemical-Pharmaceutical); infrastructure (surface transportation, rail and mass transit, aviation, ports and harbors, and water resources, treatment, and distribution); and federal programs.

The Water Business Unit of AECOM is actively seeking a Senior Professional Engineer for immediate employment in the Greenwood Village, CO office. The successful candidate will support the Mining and Water design teams to complete a variety of projects that involve tailings dam design, analysis, and construction. AECOM is proud to provide our employees with a variety of exciting and challenging projects.

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

  • Plans, directs, and supervises all operations included in a large, complex project or several moderately sized projects with greater risk and complexity, and significant financial impact

  • Resolves complex issues

  • Provide direction to and mentoring to other technical staff in completing project tasks

  • Performs independent technical reviews of engineering reports and designs

  • Acts as primary point of contact with client and has full responsibility for project delivery

  • Competent to serve as Engineer-of-Record on design and design-build projects

  • May be responsible for Project teams that include 10 or more members often representing multiple business lines, working in remote locations and including a subcontractor(s)

  • Plan, schedule, conduct or coordinate detailed phases of the engineering project, focusing on the unique or controversial problems

  • Regularly develop and evaluate project plans

  • Provide advice and consultation to client on engineering matters, including compliance with government laws and regulations

  • Work with clients to provide long-term solutions

  • Project leadership in the areas of design, analysis, and construction on various Tailings Dams and Mining projects

  • Develop project proposals and work with business leader on overall strategy to grow Mining practice

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering from ABET-accredited institution

  • 13+ years of tailings dams and mining experience including project management experience

  • Professional Engineering License required

  • Must have strong technical progression within geotechnical engineering

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

  • Demonstrate proactive problem solving skills

  • Ability to maintain organization in a changing environment

  • Exhibits initiative, responsibility and flexibility

  • Appropriately experienced candidates will have acted as a technical leader within the area of geotechnical involvement for mining projects including full life cycle for tailings management and dam design

  • Experience with and ability to make informed decisions regarding drilling, field investigations, laboratory testing, advanced material characterization, seepage analysis, slope stability analysis, deformation analysis and site closure design and construction. Experience managing and working with a multi-discipline team

  • Must be a resourceful, highly organized professional with attention to detail

  • Ability to work in a fast paced environment and meet deadlines

  • Ability to work independently and in a team environment

  • Must have experience in client service and business development

  • Must possess a valid driver’s license

  • Ability to support marketing effort in pursuing work on mining infrastructure projects

Preferred Qualifications

  • Master’s degree in Civil Engineering from ABET-accredited institution

  • 20+ years of progressive experience within the filed

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 to view the EEO Is The Law poster.

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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

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 168135BR