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AECOM Geotechnical / Civil Engineer in Raleigh, North Carolina

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.

We will give you 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.

We will encourage you to grow and develop your career with us through our technical and professional development programs and diverse career opportunities. We believe in leadership at all levels. No matter where you sit in the organization you can make a lasting impact on the projects you work on, the teams and committees you join and our business.

We offer competitive pay and benefits, well-being programs to support you and your family, and the development resources you need to advance your career.

When you join us, you will connect and collaborate with a global network of experts – planners, designers, engineers, scientists, consultants, program and construction managers – leading the change toward a more sustainable and equitable future. Join us and let’s get started.

Job Description

AECOM is actively seeking a highly motivated Geotechnical / Civil Engineer to join our Environmental Business Line in the Raleigh, North Carolina office, working on rewarding projects within a diverse culture, and having access to exceptional training and career development opportunities.

You will work with a diverse team of technical experts to deliver remediation services to our clients in the Power sector market and have the ability to work across business lines (e.g. Transportation) to support AECOM’s growing business. In this role, you will support the design of various solid waste disposal facilities, earthen dams, bridges, retaining walls, roadways, and other geotechnical, civil, and remediation projects.

Working at AECOM means being part of a global team, working with award-winning professionals across the world. Aspire to develop, manage and implement some of the best projects regionally, with opportunities to work on projects nationally or internationally.

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

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

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

  • Works on detailed or routine engineering assignments involving calculations and relatively simple tests

  • Proposes approach to solve new problems encountered using modifications of standard procedures or methods developed in previous assignments.

  • Identifies discrepancies in results

  • Provides guidance to entry level engineers

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

  • Independently performs all the tasks necessary to complete primary design elements for engineering works

  • Performance at this level requires developmental experience in a professional position

Qualifications

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS:

  • BA/BS plus 4 years of related experience or demonstrated equivalency of experience and/or education

  • Experience using one or more of the following industry standard computer software programs: Slope/W, SLIDE, AutoCAD Civil 3D, APile, LPile, GRLWEAP, and/or Settle3

  • Experience performing geotechnical investigations, slope stability analyses, settlement analyses, and/or developing geotechnical recommendations for large civil and geotechnical projects

  • Valid US Driver’s License and must be able to pass AECOM’s Motor Vehicle Records review

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Bachelors or Masters Degree in Civil or Geotechnical Engineering is favored

  • 6 years of experience in Environment and Remediation practice

  • Licensed Professional Engineer in the State of North Carolina or the ability to obtain through comity

  • Experience training and leading engineers and scientists in the completion of a variety of geotechnical projects

  • Experience with dams or impoundments, Coal Combustion Residuals (CCR), or landfill design

  • Previous or recent experience with NCDOT

Additional Information

  • Sponsorship is not available for this position

  • Relocation is not available for this position

  • This is a hybrid-work model requiring 2-3 days per week in the office, or as requested

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

Offered rate of compensation in (North Carolina locations only) will be based on individual education, qualifications, experience, and work location. The salary range for this position is $70,222.96 - $105,000.

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.

About AECOM

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 $13.1 billion in fiscal year 2022. See how we are delivering sustainable legacies for generations to come at aecom.com 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: J10090586

Business Line: Environment

Business Group: DCS

Strategic Business Unit: East

Career Area: Engineering

Work Location Model: Hybrid

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