AECOM Senior Foundation Engineer – Project Manager in Oakland, California

Requisition/Vacancy No. 149029BR

Position Title Senior Foundation Engineer – Project Manager

Job Category Engineering - Civil

Business Line Water

Country United States of America

State/Province/Region USA - California

City Oakland

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

The AECOM Oakland California Geo-Engineering Department is seeking an experienced, energetic Senior Foundation Engineer to take a leadership role in our foundation engineering practice. The candidate will have the opportunity to direct projects for a variety of facilities including refineries, pipelines, bridges, tunnels, dams, levees, and building structures, and coordinate with a broad range of other disciplines within AECOM. The candidate should have experience in supervising and training staff in geotechnical investigations, analyses, reporting, and construction observation. Business development for existing and new clients will be an integral part of the position.

Responsibilities for this position include but are not limited to:

  • Project management – tracking scope, schedule and budget

  • Business development for new and existing clients

  • Preparing engineering services proposals, cost estimates, and schedules

  • Preparing Project Work plans and Health and Safety Plans

  • Providing technical support to geotechnical projects

  • Overseeing and preparing engineering reports and documentation

  • Reviewing engineering reports and documentation prepared by junior staff

  • Ensuring the quality of project deliverables

  • Mentoring and technical development of junior staff

  • Performing Independent Technical Reviews

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Civil Engineering

  • 13+ years of relevant professional experience

  • California PE registration

  • Experience planning and directing geotechnical investigations

  • Thorough knowledge of foundation engineering including shallow and deep foundations, earthwork, slope stability

  • Working knowledge of relevant building code provisions

  • Strong commitment to ensuring safe project execution

  • Must possess a valid driver's license

  • Local travel required

  • Due to the nature of this work, qualified applicants who are offered a position must pass a pre-employment substance abuse test

Preferred Qualifications

  • Master’s degree or PhD in Civil Engineering

  • Experience working in Refinery or other industrial sites

  • Geotechnical California GE registration

  • Experience working with local permitting jurisdictions

  • OSHA 40 Hour Hazwoper Trained

  • Refinery Safety Trained

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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