AECOM Americas Jobs

Recruitment fraud warning: Click here for more information.

  • Serpentine Pavilion, United Kingdom
  • Taizhou Bridge, China
  • Connected and Automated Vehicles, United States

Job Information

AECOM Entry Level Geotechnical Engineer in Austin, Texas

Job Summary

AECOM is seeking an Entry Level Civil Engineering to be based in Dallas, TX.

This position is expected to begin in December 2021.

At AECOM, we’re delivering a better world.

We believe infrastructure creates opportunities for everyone. Whether it’s improving your commute, keeping the lights on, providing access to clean water or transforming skylines, our work helps people and communities thrive.

Our clients trust us to bring together the best people, ideas, technical expertise and digital solutions to our work in transportation, buildings, water, the environment and new energy. We’re one global team – 47,000 strong – driven by a common purpose to deliver a better world.

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

  • Builds analytic and design skills.

  • Conducts engineering design under the supervision of an

  • experienced engineer.

  • Creates designs, calculations, sketches, diagrams, schematic drawings, and final working drawings under the supervision of an experienced engineer.

  • Collects and analyzes data under the supervision of an experienced engineer.

  • Uses computer software as a tool for solving basic engineering problems.

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

  • Assist in the procurement of subcontract drilling and laboratory testing services;

  • Establish boring locations in the field;

  • Supervise field drilling operations and eventually construction inspections;

  • Assist the project engineers in the preparation of laboratory testing assignments;

  • Perform quality control checks on the laboratory test results;

  • Assist the project engineers in the preparation of Health, Safety, and Environmental (HSE) and drilling plans;

  • Assist the project engineers to perform geotechnical analyses to determine the mechanical properties and design parameters of the soils and rock;

  • Assist the project engineers to perform geotechnical analyses to determine the bearing capacity, settlement, stability, and other characteristics of the subsurface materials;

  • Assist in the drafting of geotechnical reports and proposals for review by senior technical staff;

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor's Degree in Civil Engineering

Preferred Qualifications

  • Master’s Degree in Geotechnical Engineering

  • Familiar with Spreadsheet, AutoCAD, Microstation, Geostudio, Settle 3D and gINT;

Additional Information:

  • Relocation is not available for this position.

What We Offer

We will give you 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.

We will encourage you to grow and develop your career with us through our technical and professional development programs and diverse career opportunities. We believe in leadership at all levels. No matter where you sit in the organization you can make a lasting impact on the projects you work on, the teams and committees you join and our business.

We offer competitive pay and benefits, well-being programs to support you and your family, and the development resources you need to advance your career.

When you join us, you will connect and collaborate with a global network of experts – planners, designers, engineers, scientists, consultants, program and construction managers – leading the change toward a more sustainable and equitable future. Join us and let’s get started.

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

Job Category Engineering - Water - Wastewater

Business Line Water

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United States of America

Position Status Full Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 258791BR

Additional Locations US - Austin, TX - 13640 Briarwick Drive, Suite 200, US - Baton Rouge , LA 70809 United Plaza Boulevard, US - Houston, TX - 19219 Katy Freeway, US - New Orleans, LA - 1555 Poydras St

Virtual: 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.

DirectEmployers