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AECOM Junior Civil Engineer - Dams and Mining in Phoenix, Arizona

Company Description

At AECOM, we’re delivering a better world.

We believe infrastructure creates opportunity 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.

Job Description

The AECOM Phoenix, Arizona office is seeking a Junior-Level Civil Engineer to join our Geo-Civil team. Our strong presence in the region opens the doors to significant and interesting projects in the mining, dams, and power sectors. In this role there is opportunity to grow technical and non-technical skills alongside a team of seasoned professionals while being given ownership that will stretch your potential.

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

  • Performs specific and limited portions of a broader assignment of an experienced engineer.

  • Gathers and correlates basic engineering data using established and well-defined procedures.

  • Proposes approach to solve new problems encountered.

  • Identifies discrepancies in results.

  • Provides guidance to entry level engineers.

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

  • Prepare engineering related calculations and develop visual aids

  • Undertake preliminary and detailed design activities

  • Prepare design drawings, plans, sections, details, and profiles/sections within Autodesk Civil 3D

  • Work under supervision of a project manager or senior-level team member

  • Oversee and direct data collection and analysis activities

  • Prepare technical memoranda, preliminary, detailed design reports, and technical specifications

  • Review of quantity and cost estimates for completeness and accuracy

  • Develop engineering design skills through periodic field experience. This may include construction support, site inspections, and geotechnical investigations.

  • Provide construction support from the office by adapting designs to field conditions.

  • Work as part of a team to complete assignments


Minimum Qualifications:

  • BA/BS in Civil Engineering + 2 years of relevant experience or demonstrated equivalency of experience and/or education

  • Valid US Driver's License

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Strong technical progression within Civil Engineering and Design

  • Experience using and designing with AutoCAD Civil 3D

  • Ability to travel

  • 4+ years experience

  • EIT Certification is strongly preferred

  • PE preferred

  • Experience in mining is a plus

  • Experience in Dams is a plus

  • Experience in the Power sector is a plus

Additional Information

  • Relocation is not available for this role.

  • Sponsorship is available for this position.

  • Occasional project site travel (up to 20%) may be required for this position.

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.

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

Join us and let’s get started.

ReqID: J10078450

Business Line: Water

Business Group: DCS

Strategic Business Unit: West

Career Area: Engineering

Work Location Model: On-Site