AECOM Water Resource Engineer in West Palm Beach, Florida

Business Line Water

Position Title Water Resource Engineer

United States of America - Florida

West Palm Beach

Job Summary

AECOM has an excellent career opportunity for a Water Resource Engineer in the field of Stormwater/Water Resources for our office in West Palm Beach, FL. This person will assist in the planning, permitting, design, and construction administration of projects related to storm water infrastructure facilities and civil land development, to include stormwater treatment areas, conveyance systems, pump stations, and other public infrastructure facilities. This position is for a Project Engineer I that would like to advance into Project Management.

AECOM offers a dynamic atmosphere and career growth opportunities for a Project Engineer I with strong communication skills interested in water resources work for a variety of local and regional clients. The successful candidate will be given tasks that will build on his or her experience in order to eventually be responsible for the project management of a project from beginning to through construction.

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

  • Hydraulic, hydrologic and pollutant loading analyses and modeling

  • Design of conveyance and treatment systems

  • Site Design and Low Impact Development

  • Capital improvement planning and design for stormwater rehabilitation, maintenance and retrofit projects

  • Watershed and Drainage Basin Evaluation and design

  • Construction Inspection and Administration for public infrastructure projects

  • Technical reports and studies

  • State and Federal Permitting

  • Contract Documents including technical specifications and construction drawings

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor's degree in Civil, Water Resources or Environmental Engineering

  • 2+ years of experience as consulting engineer in the stormwater/water resources field

  • Basic AutoCAD and ArcGIS skills Stormwater Modeling

  • Experience in programs such as AdICPR, ASAD, EPA-SWMM, HEC-RAS and Hydroflow

  • Strong written and verbal communication skills with demonstrated ability to prepare written reports and permit applications

  • Good analytical skills to interpret data and modeling results

  • Ability to work in multidisciplinary teams and oversee work of less experienced engineers

  • Licensed or Registered as a Professional Engineer

  • Must possess a valid driver’s license

Preferred Qualifications

  • Actively participates in technical or professional societies

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 to view the EEO Is The Law poster.


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. 163452BR