AECOM Structural Engineer - Water Resources and Dam Design in Conshohocken, Pennsylvania

Business Line Water

Position Title Structural Engineer - Water Resources and Dam Design

United States of America - Pennsylvania


Job Summary

The Water Business Unit of AECOM is actively seeking a Structural Engineer for immediate employment in the Conshohocken, PA office. The successful candidate will support the Water Business Unit design teams to complete a variety of projects that involve Hydraulic Structures and dam design. AECOM is proud to provide our employees with exciting, challenging projects.

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

  • Structural analysis and design for dam and other water resource related projects

  • Performing structural calculations, modeling and analysis to determine loading capacity and performance of existing and proposed new structures

  • Supporting Risk Assessments and Potential Failure Mode Assessments (PFMAs)related to dam design, construction and operation

  • Working closely with other engineers, architects, planners and construction manager teams as well as independent work on creative projects

  • Plan, direct, and supervise small to moderately sized projects

  • May be responsible for Project teams that include 5 or more members often representing multiple business lines, working in remote locations and including a subcontractor(s)

  • Proposal writing and production of construction documents and specifications working directly with clients and building trusted relationships

  • Helping to grow AECOM by identifying and developing work opportunities

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor's degree in Civil or Environmental Engineering from ABET-accredited institution

  • 5+ years of experience related to dam safety, dam design and dam construction

  • Professional Engineering License required

  • Must have strong technical progression within structural engineering

  • Must be experienced in the design/construction review of annual dam operation and safety reports

  • Must possess a valid driver's license

  • Experience with dam related design criteria from the FERC, USACE and Reclamation

Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience performing PFMAs or similar assessments for water dams

  • Masters degree in Engineering

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 to view the EEO Is The Law poster.


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Job Category Engineering - Structural

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 184351BR

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.