AECOM Staff Geotechnical Engineer in Denver, Colorado

Requisition/Vacancy No. 151060BR

Position Title Staff Geotechnical Engineer

Job Category Engineering - Geotechnical

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 www.aecom.com.

About the Business Line

Water

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 is actively seeking a highly talented and hardworking Staff Geotechnical Engineer for immediate employment in the Denver, CO office.

Under the responsible charge of a Professional Engineer:

  • Perform assignments requiring application of standard techniques, procedures and criteria to carry out engineering tasks. Assignments are designed to further develop judgment and understanding of professional and ethical responsibilities.

  • Exercise judgment limited to developing details of work in making preliminary selections and adaptations of engineering alternatives

  • Prepare engineering related calculations and develop drawings and visual aids

  • Perform geotechnical analyses including slope stability, seepage, settlement, and seismic

  • Conduct field exploration, collect samples, analyze data and review geotechnical samples for laboratory testing Work under supervision of a project manager or senior-level team member

  • Demonstrated ability to build trusting working relationships with clients and colleagues

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering with an emphasis in Geotechnical Engineering or other related field required

  • Engineer-in-Training (EIT) or Fundamentals of Engineering (FE)

  • Must have 2 years of experience; Candidates with a Master’s Degree or PhD with a focus in Geotechnical Engineering may enter at this level

  • Basic knowledge of industry standard computer software for the position (examples include software such as: Excel, Word, gINT, GeoStudio,UTexas4, FLAC, SHAKE, QUAD4 and AutoCAD and/or Civil3D)

  • Must have familiarity with numerical modeling of soils and earth structures

Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience with FLAC

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.

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