AECOM Water/Wastewater Engineer in Burnaby, British Columbia
Canada - British Columbia, Burnaby
AECOM is actively seeking a highly motivated Water/Wastewater Engineer for employment in the Burnaby, BC office. AECOM is searching for candidates that have the ability to be a role model, be client-focused, be impactful and be decisive.
Imagine working on rewarding projects within a diverse culture, and having access to exceptional training and career development opportunities. Working at AECOM means being part of a global team, working with award-winning professionals across the world. Aspire to be a key player on some of the best projects regionally, with opportunities to work on projects nationally or internationally. Our people bring deep industry knowledge to help you succeed.
The Water Division of AECOM is actively growing its municipal water engineering practice within BC. The successful candidate(s) will join our team as a supporting project engineer for the design of expansions or upgrades to pumping stations, water and wastewater treatment plants, as well as the design of new water and wastewater linear infrastructure.
The responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to:
Perform assignments requiring application of standard techniques, procedures and criteria to carry out engineering tasks. Assignments are designed to further develop judgment and understanding of professional and ethical responsibilities.
Exercise judgment limited to developing details of work in making preliminary selections and adaptations of engineering alternatives
Prepare engineering related calculations and develop drawings and visual aids
Prepare design drawings, plans, sections, details, and profiles/sections within the Autodesk Civil 3D and AutoCAD MEP
Work under supervision of a project manager or senior-level team member
Oversee and direct data collection and analysis activities
Undertake preliminary and detailed design activities
Responsible for the preparation of technical memoranda, preliminary and detailed design reports
Equipment selection and liaison with equipment suppliers and vendors
Oversee the production of contract drawings for water and wastewater related infrastructure
Preparation of technical specifications, special provisions and forms of tender
Review of quantity and cost estimates for completeness and accuracy
Provision of contract administration services during the construction of water and wastewater infrastructure and facilities
Work as part of a team to complete water and wastewater infrastructure assignments
Prepare technical reports and analysis to support project assignments
Actively engage in professional development and industry events
Bachelor’s degree in Environmental, Civil, Mechanical, Chemical, or Process Engineering or other related field required
4+ years of related experience with water/wastewater pumping, treatment or conveyance
Capable of using spreadsheet, word processing and standard office software
Basic knowledge of industry standard computer software for the position (examples include software such as HCS, AutoCAD MEP, Civil 3D, MicroStation, GIS, Hydrologic/Hydraulic models)
Class 5 driver’s license
Familiarity with asset management principles and analytical methods
Experience with project management concepts and principles
What We Offer
When you join AECOM, you become part of a company that is
pioneering the future . Our teams around the world are involved in some of the most cutting-edge and innovative projects and programs of our time, addressing the big challenges of today and shaping the built environment for generations to come. We ensure a workplace that encourages growth, flexibility and creativity, as well as a company culture that champions
inclusion, diversity and overall
employee well-being through programs supported by company leadership. Our
core values define who we are, how we act and what we aspire to, which comes down to not only
delivering a better world , but working to “make amazing happen” in each neighborhood, community and city we touch. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.
Job Category Engineering - Water / Wastewater
Business Line Water
Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)
Position Status Full-Time
Requisition/Vacancy No. 215455BR
Clearance Required No
Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.