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AECOM Civil Engineer in Edmonton, Alberta

Company Description

Work with Us. Change the World.

At AECOM, we're delivering a better world. Whether improving your commute, keeping the lights on, providing access to clean water, or transforming skylines, our work helps people and communities thrive. We are the world's trusted infrastructure consulting firm, partnering with clients to solve the world’s most complex challenges and build legacies for future generations.

There has never been a better time to be at AECOM. With accelerating infrastructure investment worldwide, our services are in great demand. We invite you to bring your bold ideas and big dreams and become part of a global team of nearly 50,000 planners, designers, engineers, scientists, digital innovators, program and construction managers and other professionals delivering projects that create a positive and tangible impact around the world.

We're one global team driven by our common purpose to deliver a better world. Join us.

Job Description

AECOM Edmonton is seeking a motivated and skilled Civil Engineer to support the design and construction of complex water/wastewater treatment facilities including water/wastewater treatment plants and water/wastewater pumping stations. You will work in a team environment with junior, intermediate and senior engineers to deliver advanced treatment and pumping station projects to our client base in Alberta.

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

  • Works on detailed or routine engineering assignments involving calculations and relatively simple tests.

  • Proposes approach to solve new problems encountered using modifications of standard procedures or methods developed in previous assignments.

  • Identifies discrepancies in results.

  • Provides guidance to entry level engineers.

  • Performs work in accordance with agreed upon budget and schedule with little supervision.

  • Independently performs all the tasks necessary to complete primary design

elements for engineering works.

  • Performance at this level requires developmental experience in a professional position.

  • Independently supports contract administration and field review tasks.

  • Problem solve to address construction issues on site with support from the office as required.

  • Manage projects, interact with Clients, and be an ambassador for AECOM.


Minimum Requirements:

  • Bachelor's degree in Engineering + 4 years’ experience (ideally with an engineering firm) in process mechanical design.

  • Experience in design related to water and wastewater processes, and process mechanical equipment and piping.

  • Experience in construction supervision and familiarity with general engineering requirements.

  • Registered, or eligible for registration, as a Professional Engineer in Alberta

  • Experience using Microsoft Office tools including Excel, Word and Power Point

  • Physically able to climb ladders and enter utility manholes, tunnels, and other mechanical equipment spaces

  • Valid AB Class V Driver's License

Preferred Qualifications:

  • 7+ years of diverse water/wastewater experience

  • Experience managing complex multi-discipline projects

  • Experience using BIM360, AutoCAD, REVIT, and Project Familiarity with ISO quality management systems

  • Excellent written and verbal communication

  • Excellent attention to detail

Additional Information

Offered rate of compensation in Edmonton will be based on individual education, qualifications, experience. The salary range for this position is $ 77K- $138K.


AECOM is the world’s trusted infrastructure consulting firm, delivering professional services throughout the project lifecycle – from advisory, planning, design and engineering to program and construction management. On projects spanning transportation, buildings, water, new energy and the environment, our public- and private-sector clients trust us to solve their most complex challenges. Our teams are driven by a common purpose to deliver a better world through our unrivaled technical and digital expertise, a culture of equity, diversity and inclusion, and a commitment to environmental, social and governance priorities. AECOM is a Fortune 500 firm and its Professional Services business had revenue of $14.4 billion in fiscal year 2023. See how we are delivering sustainable legacies for generations to come at and @AECOM.

Freedom to Grow in a World of Opportunity

You will have the flexibility you need to do your best work with hybrid work options. Whether you’re working from an AECOM office, remote location or at a client site, you will be working in a dynamic environment where your integrity, entrepreneurial spirit and pioneering mindset are championed.

You will help us foster a culture of equity, diversity and inclusion – a safe and respectful workplace, where we invite everyone to bring their whole selves to work using their unique talents, backgrounds and expertise to create transformational outcomes for our clients.

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.

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. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.

All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.

ReqID: J10103655

Business Line: Water

Business Group: DCS

Strategic Business Unit: Canada

Career Area: Engineering

Work Location Model: Hybrid