AECOM Environmental Engineer in Morrisville, North Carolina

United States of America - North Carolina, Morrisville

Job Summary

AECOM is actively seeking a creative, highly talented Environmental Engineer with strong leadership skills for immediate employment in the Morrisville, NC office. They will work collaboratively in a team environment with mentors and peers to develop solutions to environmental challenges.

  • The successful candidate will interface directly with clients and lead teams in the field and office to accomplish projects related to water, wastewater, stormwater, and environmental compliance.

  • Field work will include inventories and condition assessments of water, wastewater, and stormwater system assets, utility mapping, regulatory compliance support, and data collection and interviews.

  • Office work will include regulatory research, data analysis, spreadsheet development and calculations, schedule development, report writing, developing presentation materials, and presenting results in oral presentations.

  • This position will require overnight travel for periods of up to two weeks at a time while conducting field data collection efforts.

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor's degree in Environmental Engineering, Civil Engineering, or a related curriculum

  • 5+ years of experience

  • Must have passed the Engineering Fundamentals exam

  • Must be able to manage complex tasks and lead teams in the field and office environment

  • Must be proficient in the use of Microsoft Word, Excel, Project, PowerPoint, Google Maps, and other common business software and web-based applications

  • Must be able to conduct field work, tolerate variable environmental conditions, walk on uneven surfaces, and lift and carry at least 50 pounds

  • Must be able to travel on business periodically for periods of up to two weeks

  • Must be able to interface comfortably with clients, lead client meetings, and conduct oral presentations

  • Must have strong verbal and written communication skills

  • Must be able to work collaboratively in teams and independently when necessary

  • Due to the nature of this work, qualified applicants who are offered a position must pass a pre-employment substance abuse test

  • Due to the nature of this work, U.S. citizenship is required

  • Must possess a valid driver’s license and be able to drive rental vehicles on behalf of the company

Preferred Qualifications

  • NC Professional Engineering license or the ability to obtain a NC PE within one year

  • Experience working on military installations and with federal clients

  • Team leadership / mentoring skills to include experience gained in work, volunteer and educational settings

  • Experience developing technical and price proposals

  • Experience conducting field inventories and inspections of water, wastewater, and stormwater system assets

  • Experience collecting location data using mapping grade GPS and post processing data


  • Qualified applicants who are offered a position must pass a pre-employment substance abuse test; some clients require random drug screening.

  • Due to the nature of this work, U.S. citizenship is required

  • Relocation assistance may be available for this position

  • Must possess a valid driver’s license and be able to drive rental vehicles on behalf of the company

What We Offer

AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow.

AECOM is an equal opportunity employer and Minorities, Females, Veterans, and Disabled persons are encouraged to apply. For further information, please click here to view the EEO Is The Law poster.

At AECOM, employee’s safety and security are our top Safeguarding core value. All employees are expected to set the highest level of safety expectation in their work, display the highest level of safe behavior, and actively participate in AECOM’s Safety For Life Program. SH&E is a part of our company culture and participation is required for all employees.


Please note that AECOM does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters or employment agencies. In the absence of a signed Recruitment Fee Agreement, AECOM will not consider or agree to payment of any referral compensation or recruiter fee. In the event a recruiter or agency submits a resume or candidate without a previously signed agreement, AECOM explicitly reserves the right to pursue and hire those candidate(s) without any financial obligation to the recruiter or agency. Any unsolicited resumes, including those submitted to hiring managers, are deemed to be the property of AECOM.

Job Category Engineering

Business Line Water

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 195944BR

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.