AECOM Water /Wastewater Project Engineer in Kelowna, British Columbia

Requisition/Vacancy No. 144346BR

Position Title Water /Wastewater Project Engineer

Job Category Engineering - Civil

Business Line Water

Country Canada

State/Province/Region CAN - British Columbia

City Kelowna

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 is actively seeking a creative, highly talented Water /Wastewater Project Engineer for immediate employment in the Kelowna office.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Work successfully within a team environment and be able to communicate effectively with other project team members and customers

  • Support in the delivery of infrastructure to customers mostly within the municipal water, and wastewater sectors

  • Working knowledge of water / wastewater treatment and conveyance infrastructure in a Municipal and/or Industrial environment

  • Work effectively with senior engineers

  • Complete technical calculations to support design decisions

  • Prepare and process mechanical drawings using Revit

  • Prepare technical specifications

  • Assist with the preparation of technical reports

  • Prepare P & ID’s

  • Complete construction inspections and associated documentation to support the Contract Administrator

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor's degree with minimum 2 years related water /wastewater experience

  • Registered as an EIT or P.Eng. in the province of BC

  • Understanding of civil engineering, civil technology and construction management principles and is very familiar with the design and construction of municipal infrastructure

  • High level of initiative, motivation, and displays drive, energy and enthusiasm for getting things done

  • Ability to use Autodesk products to prepare design drawings

  • Excellent written and oral communication is essential

Preferred Qualifications

  • MMCD Contract Administration certification

  • Construction experience

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.