AECOM Civil Designer in Kitchener, Ontario
Requisition/Vacancy No. 152383BR
Position Title Civil Designer
Job Category Engineering - Civil
Business Line Water
State/Province/Region CAN - Ontario
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
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.
AECOM is actively seeking a creative, highly talented Civil Designer for immediate employment in the Kitchener office.
The responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to:
Inspect all phases of construction to ensure that the work is carried out in accordance to specifications regarding material requirements, alignment, grade, finish, compaction, etc.
Document the site conditions, equipment, manpower usage, material installations, quantities and the work being performed by the Contractor
Confirm that all onsite testing during installation are in conformance with the Contract Specifications
Respond to contractor and public inquiries
Ensures deficiencies are corrected prior to acceptance of the work
Design for municipal infrastructure using AutoCAD, Civil 3D, and MicroStation
Working on complex data sets in conjunction with other CAD and GIS technical staff
Ensuring overall data quality and integrity
Prepare civil design drawings and design calculations
Prepare documentation for design projects and reports
Undertake quality control procedures
Assures that engineering related issues are promptly relayed to the Project Manager for action and follows up to assure timeliness of resolution efforts
Diploma in Civil Engineering Technology (or equivalent)
3+ years of related experience in municipal civil engineering design and CAD
Design experience in surface grading, water and sewer pipe networks and detail design
Experience working with AutoCAD and Civil 3D 2016
Certified or eligible for certification as a C.E.T and a member of the Ontario Association of Certified Engineering Technicians and Technologists
Proficient with MS Office Suite
Excellent attention to detail
Ability to communicate effectively with colleagues, contractors and clients
Comfortable working in a multi-disciplinary environment
Ability to work in field or office conditions
Ability to work and communicate with clients, contractors and other AECOM staff
Civil 3D 2016
Bentley Microstation V8i
Good time management skills
Construction inspection 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.