AECOM Geotechnical Engineer II in Chelmsford, Massachusetts
United States of America - Massachusetts, Chelmsford
AECOM is actively seeking a highly motivated Geotechnical Engineer for employment in the Chelmsford, MA office. Support the Chelmsford Design Center on local, regional and global projects.
Support the Geotechnical Dept. with planning, implementing, and managing geotechnical projects.
Coordinate field exploration programs including sample collection, data analyses and review geotechnical samples for laboratory testing.
Lead and oversee geotechnical analyses including material characterization, slope stability, seepage, settlement, shallow and deep foundations and retaining walls.
Develop geotechnical design criteria and overall design approach.
Develop geotechnical technical specifications, plans, elevations, section and details.
Perform assignments requiring application of standard techniques, procedures and criteria to carry out engineering tasks.
Prepare geotechnical engineering related calculations.
Verify compliance with applicable codes and engineering standards / practices.
Coordinate with other in-house engineering disciplines as needed.
Delegate, oversee and review work prepared by other geotechnical engineers within the department.
Perform condition assessments, site visits, and construction inspections as needed.
2 - 5 years of experience as a Geotechnical Engineer
Bachelor's Degree in Civil Engineering
Ability to work with a diverse team
Excellent oral and written communication skills
Detail-oriented and technical, yet experienced enough to see the big picture
Experienced, self-directed professional
Must be a highly motivated self-starter with solid writing and verbal communication skills
Strong attention to detail and accuracy of work.
Ability to work independently with minimal oversight.
Ability to meet quality, schedule and budget expectations.
Ability to multi-task and be flexible and able to adapt to rapidly changing project requirements and deadlines.
Ability to apply passion and enthusiasm for design in a collaborative and progressive team-oriented work environment
Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel, Power Point)
Registration as a Professional Engineer
Master's degree in Geotechnical Engineering
Experience with AutoCAD
Experience in the Water/Wastewater Industry
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
Business Line Water
Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)
Country United States of America
Position Status Full-Time
Requisition/Vacancy No. 216048BR
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.