AECOM Engineer II, Geotechnical in Germantown, Maryland

United States of America - Maryland, Germantown

Job Summary

  • Performs specific and limited portions of a broader assignment of an experienced engineer.

  • Gathers and correlates basic engineering data using established and well-defined procedures.

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

  • Proposes approach to solve new problems encountered.

  • Identifies discrepancies in results.

  • Provides guidance to entry level engineers.

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

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor Degree from an ABET accredited school. in Geotechnical Engineering

  • 2+ years experience or equivalent education in Geotechnical discipline

  • Demonstrated ability to apply concepts of soil mechanics to design of a variety of projects

  • Pavement design, shallow and deep foundations, and slope stability design experience

  • Experience with gINT, Geostudio or other pile design software

  • Willingness to travel domestically and internationally for periods of up to 1 to 2 months

  • EIT Certification

  • Demonstrated bility to work outdoors in inclement weather

  • Must be able to lift 50 lbs moving samples and equipment

  • Valid Driver’s license

  • Due to the nature of these contracts, must be a US Citizen

  • Strong written and oral communication, quantitative and interpersonal skills

Preferred Qualifications

  • M.S . in Geotechnical Engineering strongly preferred

  • Experience with a mix of field and office settings.

  • Experience in monitoring fill placement, pile driving and general geotechnical construction

  • Demonstrated hands-on experience of conducting large scale subsurface investigations using various drilling methodologies.

  • Experience with geotechnical laboratory testing.

  • Experience with installation and monitoring of instrumentation

  • Experience with technical report writing

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. 201489BR

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.