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AECOM Senior Civil Engineer - Remediation in Buffalo, New York

Company Description

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At AECOM, we're delivering a better world. Whether improving your commute, keeping the lights on, providing access to clean water, or transforming skylines, our work helps people and communities thrive. We are the world's trusted infrastructure consulting firm, partnering with clients to solve the world’s most complex challenges and build legacies for future generations.

There has never been a better time to be at AECOM. With accelerating infrastructure investment worldwide, our services are in great demand. We invite you to bring your bold ideas and big dreams and become part of a global team of over 50,000 planners, designers, engineers, scientists, digital innovators, program and construction managers and other professionals delivering projects that create a positive and tangible impact around the world.

We're one global team driven by our common purpose to deliver a better world. Join us.

Job Description

AECOM is seeking a Senior Civil Engineer to join our Remediation team in the Buffalo, New York office. The successful candidate will work with a diverse team of technical leaders across a broad range of practice areas delivering professional consulting services to our key clients.

The successful candidate will provide technical skills on projects within the department and will develop strong relationships with the team and clients to enable pursuit of new opportunities. The successful candidate will have the ability to communicate effectively with members of the project team, clients, site personnel and office management, and work both independently and as part of a project team.

The successful candidate will be committed to the team's success and growth; will rigorously apply safety policies and procedures; will manage the technical, cost and schedule elements of project delivery; and will effectively manage the quality of field efforts and project deliverables within the bounds of the AECOM Quality Management System.

The responsibilities of this position include the following:

  • Work collaboratively with the Remediation team Project Managersand professionals within other AECOM business lines.

  • Function as the Engineer of Record sealing and signing reports, drawing sets, technical specifications, and related regulator application forms. New York City Department of Buildings and Fire Department application experience is preferred.

  • Function as Senior Project Engineer working on projects with various levels of complexity, responsible for technical delivery, design, client liaison, reporting requirements, and coordination with project team members.

  • Prepare remediation designs for various applications including excavation, in-situ injections for bioremediation and chemical oxidation, soil vapor extraction systems, air sparge systems, sub-slab depressurization systems and other technologies. Petroleum-contaminated site, inactive hazardous waste site, and NYSDEC experience is preferred.

  • Prepare written reports, work plans, and technical memorandums; analyze data and develop supported conclusions.

  • Prepare general civil and process design calculations and related detailed documents (reports, technical specifications, drawings, and cost estimates). Petroleum/chemical bulk storage, air, and landfill experience preferred.

  • Proactively identify opportunities to increase project efficiencies, improve technical methodologies and add value to client service offerings.

  • Mentor junior and mid-level staff. Certify staff experience for Principles and Practice of Engineering (PE) exam.



  • BA/BS in Civil or Environmental Engineering + 6 years of related experience or demonstrated equivalency of experience and/or education

  • New York State Professional Engineering license

  • Valid U.S Driver's License and as a condition of employment, must pass AECOM's Motor Vehicle Records Review


  • Master's Degree in Civil or Environmental Engineering

  • 10+ years of relevant experience at an engineering consulting firm.

  • Experience as a technical lead on general civil, remediation, storage tank, landfill and/or air projects.

  • Ability to proactively lead technical efforts and project team staff.

  • Experience as a project or team manager.

  • Experience as Senior Project Engineer on large scale projects.

  • Experience with New York City Department of Buildings and New York City Fire Department applications.

  • Experience with petroleum/chemical bulk storage tank and landfill design, and air calculations.

  • Experience with petroleum-contaminated site, inactive hazardous waste site, and NYSDEC remediation projects.

  • OSHA 40-hour HAZWOPPER training certification.

Additional Information

  • Sponsorship for US employment authorization is not available now or in the future for this position.

  • Relocation is not available for this position.


Offered compensation will be based on location and individual qualifications. The expected range is $100,000.00 - $130,000.00.


AECOM is proud to offer a comprehensive benefits program to meet the diverse needs of our employees. Depending on your employment status, AECOM benefits may include medical, dental, vision, life, AD&D, disability benefits, paid time off, leaves of absence, voluntary benefits, perks, U.S. and global well-being programs, employee assistance program, business travel insurance, service recognition awards, retirement savings plan, and employee stock purchase plan.

AECOM is the world’s trusted infrastructure consulting firm, delivering professional services throughout the project lifecycle – from advisory, planning, design and engineering to program and construction management. On projects spanning transportation, buildings, water, new energy and the environment, our public- and private-sector clients trust us to solve their most complex challenges. Our teams are driven by a common purpose to deliver a better world through our unrivaled technical and digital expertise, a culture of equity, diversity and inclusion, and a commitment to environmental, social and governance priorities. AECOM is a Fortune 500 firm and its Professional Services business had revenue of $14.4 billion in fiscal year 2023. See how we are delivering sustainable legacies for generations to come at and @AECOM.

Freedom to Grow in a World of Opportunity

You will have 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.

AECOM provides a wide array of compensation and benefits programs to meet the diverse needs of our employees and their families. We also provide a robust global well-being program. We’re the world’s trusted global infrastructure firm, and we’re in this together – your growth and success are ours too.

Join us, and you’ll get all the benefits of being a part of a global, publicly traded firm – access to industry-leading technology and thinking and transformational work with big impact and work flexibility. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.

All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.

ReqID: J10110379

Business Line: Environment

Business Group: DCS

Strategic Business Unit: East

Career Area: Engineering

Work Location Model: Hybrid