AECOM Water Resources Engineer in Denver, Colorado
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AECOM is seeking a talented Water Resources Engineer to be based out of our Denver, Colorado office. This Engineer will support our Water Resources practice, primarily in Colorado.
Responsibilities will include but not be limited to:
Hydrologic and Hydraulic (H&H) modeling using various software programs
Working with design staff and team members for water resources projects including but not limited to floodplain modeling and mapping studies, municipal water resources projects, stream restoration design, and water rights investigations
Preparing and reviewing working drawings, plans, cost estimates, studies, reports, and other work products
Must be capable of performing independent tasks, reviewing technical work of others
Mentoring and training junior level staff
Writing technical reports and memoranda
Strong written and verbal communication skills
Ability to work collaboratively in a dynamic team environment
- BA/BS + 2 years of relevant experience or demonstrated equivalency of experience and/or education
Eight (8) or more years of relevant water resource related experience
Professional Engineering (PE) license in Colorado or the ability to obtain one within first 6 months of employment
Experience and familiarity with the following programs: HEC-HMS, HEC-RAS 1D/2D, SRH-2D, xpSWMM, HydroCAD, ArcGIS, CADD
Strong analytical and computation skills
Knowledge of civil engineering design principles
Exempt Position: Offered rate of compensation Denver, Colorado will be based on individual education, qualifications, experience, and work location. The salary range for this position is $60,000 - $90,000.
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 and disability benefits, paid time off, leaves of absence, voluntary benefits, perks, wellness and global well-being, and global EAP, Business Travel and Service Awards programs.
With infrastructure investment accelerating worldwide, our services are in great demand, and there’s never been a better time to be at AECOM! 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.
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.
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Business Line: Water
Business Group: DCS
Strategic Business Unit: West
Career Area: Engineering