AECOM Entry Level Water Resources Engineer in Sacramento, California

United States of America - California, Sacramento

Job Summary

AECOM is actively seeking a creative, highly talented Entry Level Water Resources Engineer for immediate employment for the Sacramento, CA or Oakland, CA office. AECOM is proud to provide our employees with exciting, challenging projects.

AECOM is pleased to include you in a unique development opportunity, the Graduate Development Program (GDP). This program is designed to support your assimilation into the organization and assist with creating a foundation of knowledge for a successful career at AECOM. You will gain experience in your discipline through learning on the job and participate in development opportunities during the program, including access to AECOM's social media resources, group mentoring, and professional networking. The program also has learning activities that will be available to you, including webinars and on-line programs.

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

  • Extensive writing of planning and engineering study reports addressing multidisciplinary issues

  • Includes support in technical meetings and agency briefings and negotiations

  • Supporting coordination with local governments, utilities, financial consultants, attorneys, environmental experts, and cultural resource specialists to document their concerns and identify engineering solutions to avoid project impacts

  • Development of water resources planning studies to include conceptual engineering, engineering economics, water quality, regulatory compliance , and evaluation of project benefits

  • Assist in refining alignment for pipelines, pumping plants, regulating reservoirs, and other reservoir facilities

  • Identification of environmental conflicts and development of potential mitigation measures

Minimum Requirements

Bachelors Degree in Environmental Engineering or related field

0-2 years relevant experience

Preferred Qualifications

Master’s Degree in Civil or Environmental Engineering or related field

GPA or 3.0 or higher

Engineering economics and technical writing courses or experience

CAD experience

Water system or conveyance coursework or internships

California water resources experience

Understanding of water rights, Endangered Species Act, Clean Water Act, and other regulatory requirements

Excellent verbal communication and technical 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 - Civil

Business Line Water

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 199761BR

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.