AECOM Intermediate Geotechnical Engineer in Winnipeg, Manitoba

Canada - Manitoba, Winnipeg

Job Summary

AECOM’s Environment Business Line is currently seeking an Intermediate Geotechnical Engineer to join our team in Winnipeg, Manitoba. The appropriately qualified candidate will join a multidisciplinary, collaborative multinational team focused on delivery of superior services to our clients. This is a challenging position for a self-motivated individual that offers an excellent opportunity for career growth.

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

  • Provide technical expertise in support of on-going AECOM geotechnical projects.

  • Work with senior level staff to provide services for current and prospective clients, and actively participate in local and regional collaborative opportunities.

  • Actively participate in business development activities by identifying opportunities, supporting proposal efforts, and developing winning strategies.

  • Maintain positive working relationships with client contacts, suppliers, contractors, engineering consultants and external agencies.

  • Provide technical mentorship to junior members of the geotechnical team.

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor's degree in Geotechnical Engineering or related field.

  • 5+ years of geotechnical experience.

  • Registered as a Professional Engineer in Manitoba.

  • Undertake investigation, analysis and design for geotechnical components of highway, bridge, retaining wall, dikes, rail, utilities, building structures, and other infrastructure/municipal projects.

  • Strong experience using geotechnical modeling software including LPILE, GeoStudio package (Slope, Seep, Sigma), WEAP (Wave Equation Analysis Program), and gINT.

  • Experience with complex geotechnical investigations and writing complete geotechnical foundation design reports.

  • Planning and directing field activities for instrument installations including inclinometers, surface monitoring points, strain gauges, extensometer, monitoring wells, vibrating wire piezometers and data loggers.

  • Reviewing and interpreting monitoring information from geotechnical instrumentation programs.

  • Experience in analysis/design in accordance with various design codes (AASHTO, CHBDC, AREMA) and other geotechnical theories.

  • Participate in laboratory and field inspection quality assurance including pile driving.

  • Strong interpersonal and organizational skills.

  • Strong technical, project management, and communication skills (both oral and written).

  • Ability to manage time effectively.

  • Willingness to travel, complete field work, and work extended hours, when necessary.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Master’s degree in Geotechnical Engineering.

  • 8+ years of geotechnical experience in local soil conditions.

  • Proven track record in developing and sustaining client relationships in the Manitoba market.

  • Modeling geotechnical problems using finite element software (PLAXIS 2D).

  • Trenchless design, modeling and construction supervision/inspection.

  • Strong experience in analysis and design of deep excavations, excavation support systems, soil improvement and reinforced earth slopes.

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 Environment

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country Canada

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 204368BR

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.