AECOM Water Infrastructure Engineer in Arlington, Virginia
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AECOM's Water Business Line is seeking a creative, highly talented Water / Wastewater Engineer and Project Manager for immediate employment at AECOM‘s Arlington, VA Office with flexibility of having a hybrid schedule. AECOM is looking to grow our water infrastructure resilience practice. The ideal candidate will be able to support municipal utilities and government agencies in the areas of drinking water and water quality, specifically topics related to environmental justice, public health, climate change, water utility sustainability, and water infrastructure financing.
The responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to:
Assist with planning, preliminary engineering, and detailed civil engineering assignments for water, wastewater, and stormwater projects
Conduct research and synthesize information about drinking water regulations, public health, water sector climate adaptation options, water utility financing, or topics to support policy initiatives.
Support preparedness and resilience planning for utilities and government agencies.
Conduct literature searches and reviews on topics to support policy initiatives and assess the impacts of policy decisions.
Prepare engineering related calculations and develop drawings and visual aids
Work under the supervision of a project manager or senior-level team member
BA/BS degree + 6 years of relevant experience or demonstrated equivalency of experience and/or education
Climate change risk/resiliency subject matter experience
Due to the nature of the work, U.S. Citizenship is required
Strong verbal and written communication skills with demonstrated ability to deliver effective presentations and written reports
Ability to work in a team environment
Ability to work independently with strong organization skills
Advanced degree in a related field
5+ years of experience with municipal/federal water infrastructure resilience
Experience working with EPA or other federal agencies
Strong analytical and desktop research skills and ability to think strategically
Sponsorship is not available for this position.
Relocation is not available for this position
All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.
With infrastructure investment accelerating worldwide, our services are in great demand, and there’s never been a better time to be at AECOM! Join us, and you’ll get all the benefits of being a part of a global, publicly traded firm – access to industry-leading technology and thinking and transformational work with big impact and work flexibility.
AECOM provides a wide array of compensation and benefits programs to meet the diverse needs of our employees and their families. We also provide a robust global well-being program. We’re the world’s trusted global infrastructure firm, and we’re in this together – your growth and success are ours too.
As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.
Join us and let’s get started.
Business Line: Water
Business Group: DCS
Strategic Business Unit: East
Career Area: Engineering
Work Location Model: Hybrid