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AECOM Senior Water/Wastewater Engineer in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

United States of America - Pennsylvania, Philadelphia

Job Summary

Come join a vibrant office and learn from leading experts in the Water, Wastewater, and Water Resources fields! Utilize your full potential working on local, national and global projects. This is a unique growth opportunity for an Engineer who wants to take their career to the next level. Based out of our Philadelphia, PA Office, you have an opportunity to work with multidisciplinary teams within our Water Business Line. The types of projects are varied and most are substantial in size. Many are full cycle activities starting from studies, to planning, design and through construction services.

At AECOM in our Water Business line, we do it all - water supply planning, treatment, and distribution; wastewater planning, collection, and treatment; water resources including stormwater planning and treatment, dams & hydropower, flood protection and climate resiliency. In this role, you will also have an opportunity to mentor junior staff and interact with key clients.

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

  • Interface with clients and regulatory agencies and play a major role on presentations to existing or potential clients as well as regulators.

  • Lead technical designs and evaluations

  • Collaboratively work with multi-discipline design team

  • Supervise, mentor and provide support for junior engineering staff

  • Oversee and prepare engineering reports and documentation

  • Assist Sr. Managers – tracking scope, schedule and budget, adherence to QA/QC guidelines

  • Prepare engineering services proposals, cost estimates, and schedules

  • Prepare contract documents suitable for bidding

  • Field investigation and observation of construction projects

  • Preparing design calculations and construction cost estimates

  • Plan and prepare, or review, technical specifications and other procurement and contract documents

  • Preparing Project Work plans and Health and Safety Plans

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree in Civil or Environmental Engineering from an accredited university AND 4+ years of progressive experience in municipal water/wastewater infrastructure design, assessment, and rehabilitation, including treatment, conveyance and pumping systems. OR demonstrated equivalency of experience and/or education.

  • Demonstrated experience in leading complex municipal Water / Wastewater projects

  • Experience developing junior staff and leading multi-discipline project design teams.

  • Professional Engineer in Pennsylvania or ability to obtain reciprocity within six (6) months of hire

Preferred Qualifications

  • Master’s Degree in Civil or Environmental Engineering

  • 6+ years of progressive experience in municipal water/wastewater infrastructure design Project Management Experience

  • Experience presenting at professional conferences, leading technical workshops

  • Excellent oral and written communication skills and the ability to work well in teams

  • Experience in coordination with regulatory agencies

  • Ability to work independently; strong interpersonal, negotiating, problem-solving, analytical skills

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

Business Line Water

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 238229BR

Clearance Required No

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.