AECOM Senior Civil Engineer in Victoria, British Columbia

Canada - British Columbia, Victoria

Job Summary

The Water Division of AECOM is actively seeking an enthusiastic and talented Senior Civil Engineer for immediate employment our Victoria, BC office. This role is partially to expand our growing office due to recent project demands and also as part of our regional succession plan. Ideally, the qualified candidate will work with our current civil engineering manager over the next couple of years prior to a planned retirement. In due course, this person will have the responsibilities to grow and expand the Victoria based team as needed. The role is a blend of project execution and team management functions and will appeal to someone looking for increased responsibilities in an interesting and rewarding career on Vancouver Island.

From the project side, the qualified applicant will have an understanding and significant experience in civil engineering, civil technology and construction management principles and will be familiar with the design and construction of municipal infrastructure. From the team management side, the role will include team building, mentoring staff, client management and proposal preparation. Skills you will likely use or develop in this job include project management, staff supervision, civil engineering, construction management, and report / proposal writing all in a friendly, fast-paced consulting engineering work environment.

The qualified candidate will be expected to work successfully within a team environment and be able to communicate effectively with other project team members and customers. They will have a high level of initiative, motivation, and display drive, energy and enthusiasm for getting things done. They will also be expected to support in the delivery of infrastructure to customers mostly within the municipal water, wastewater and storm water sector.

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

  • Working knowledge of water / wastewater / stormwater conveyance infrastructure in a Municipal environment.

  • Design of civil systems associated with municipal water and/or wastewater conveyance facilities.

  • Design of systems associated with lift stations, pump stations and other mechanical equipment associated with water and wastewater utilities.

  • Perform constructability reviews

  • Perform construction inspections

  • Lead construction contract administration

  • Prepare documentation for design projects and reports

  • Prepare construction cost estimates

  • Preparation of project specifications and contract documents

Additional responsibilities will include client communication and management; assistance with proposal preparation; contract preparation and negotiation; coordination with regulatory agencies; project planning, budgeting, and scheduling.

Minimum Requirements

  • 8+years of related experience with civil engineering, design and construction inspection

  • Experience with municipal water, wastewater or stormwater conveyance and infrastructure

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Civil Engineering (or equivalent)

  • Eligible for registration as P.Eng in British Columbia

  • Proficient with MS Office Suite

  • Valid BC Class V Driver's License

  • Excellent attention to detail

  • Excellent writing skills

  • Ability to communicate effectively with colleagues, contractors and clients

  • Comfortable working in a multi-disciplinary environment.

Preferred Qualifications

  • 10+ years of related experience with civil engineering, design and construction inspection

  • Training and experience in project management is a benefit.

  • MMCD Contract Administration certification is a benefit

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 Canada

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 200266BR

Additional Locations CA - Burnaby, BC - 3292 Production Way, CA - Kelowna, BC - 3275 Lakeshore Rd, CA - Markham, ON - 105 Commerce Valley Dr W

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.