AECOM Geotechnical Engineer III in Denver, Colorado
United States of America - Colorado, Denver
The Water Business Unit of AECOM is actively seeking a Tailings Engineer for immediate employment. The position can be located in the AECOM Denver, Colorado, office.
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The successful candidate will work in the Mining and Water design teams to complete a variety of tailings dam design, analysis, and construction for all phases of the mine life cycle. This includes geotechnical investigation, foundation design, design and assessment of mine waste management (including traditional and alternative deposition technologies) and water management facilities, hazard and risk assessments, monitoring and instrumentation, mine planning and financial evaluations, construction management and quality assurance, specialist and expert opinions for technical related issues in the US and internationally. AECOM is proud to provide our employees with a variety of exciting and challenging projects.
The responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to:
Performs independent technical reviews of engineering reports and designs
Acts as primary point of contact with client and has full responsibility for project delivery
Competent to serve as Engineer-of-Record on design and design-build projects
Plan, schedule, conduct or coordinate detailed phases of the engineering project, focusing on the unique or controversial problems
Regularly develop and evaluate project plans
Responsible for numerical modeling
Responsible working with slope stability design
Responsible for Tailings facility design
Provide advice and consultation to client on engineering matters, including compliance with government laws and regulations
Work with clients to provide long-term solutions
Project leadership in the areas of design, analysis, and construction on various Tailings Dams and Mining projects
Develop project proposals and work with business leader on overall strategy to grow Mining practice
Bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering from ABET-accredited institution
5+ years of geotechnical experience
Engineer in Training certification
Master’s degree in Civil Engineering from ABET-accredited institution
Professional Engineering License
Must have strong technical progression within geotechnical engineering
Relocation is offered for this position.
Sponsorship is not offered for this position.
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 - Geotechnical
Business Line Water
Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)
Country United States of America
Position Status Full-Time
Requisition/Vacancy No. 249025BR
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.