Water Resources Geotechnical Engineer

  • AECOM
  • Sacramento, CA, USA
  • Jul 01, 2021
Full time Construction

Job Description

United States of America - California, Sacramento **Job Summary** **AECOM** is actively seeking a highly motivated Water Resources Geotechnical Engineer based in our Sacramento, CA office to provide civil engineering and design services for large water infrastructure projects. This position will involve working with a multidisciplinary team of civil engineers, geotechnical engineers, environmental engineers, geologists and environmental scientists, under the supervision and responsible charge of a Registered Professional Engineer, to plan, design, and construct large water infrastructure projects. AECOM offers significant growth potential for the inspired individual, who will work on rewarding projects with access to professional training and career development opportunities. Working at AECOM means being part of a global team, working with award-winning professionals across a wide spectrum of expertise. Aspire to be a key player on some of the best projects regionally, with opportunities to work on projects nationally. Our people bring deep industry knowledge to help you succeed. **About AECOM** At AECOM, 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. We take on the most complex challenges and pioneer innovative, iconic solutions that push the limits of what’s possible – the world’s longest cable-stayed bridge, record-breaking sports events, the largest greenfield port development mega project, life-sustaining disaster recovery programs, and the tallest tower in the Western Hemisphere. On projects spanning transportation, buildings, water, energy and the environment, we deliver professional services throughout the project lifecycle. We are proud to be recognized for excellence: * Named one of Fortune magazine's "World's Most Admired Companies" for the sixth consecutive year * Ranked #1 in Engineering News-Record’s 2020 “Top 200 Environmental Firms” * Ranked #1 in Transportation and General Building in Engineering News-Record’s 2020 “Top 500 Design Firms” * VIQTORY 2020 Military Friendly® Gold Employer **About DCS—Water** With more than 3,200 Water professionals in all major markets throughout the United States and Canada, AECOM’s Water business line leverages nearly a century of local, national and international project experience to provide today’s municipalities, industries and governments with cost-effective solutions to their Water challenges. We deliver our services—from environmental planning studies to detailed design, construction management, and operations and maintenance—to a wide range of public and private sector clients. Our public sector work encompasses everything from small rural communities, to large urban centers, to agencies with regional responsibilities. Our private sector work includes assignments for multiple commercial/industrial sectors, including oil and gas, chemicals, power, food and beverage, manufacturing and pharmaceuticals. https://aecom.com/markets/water/ **Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, the following:** + Oversee subsurface investigations including, test pits, drilling exploration boreholes and advancing CPTs at various sites throughout Pacific Northwest + Review and assign geotechnical samples for laboratory testing + Inspect/oversee construction activities to monitor progress and assess conformance to engineering plans, specifications and construction standards + Perform geotechnical analyses including slope stability, seepage, settlement, earth retention, liquefaction, and shallow and deep foundations + Preparation of geotechnical engineering reports and recommendations + Review regulations and standards necessary to conduct technical studies and carry out project design and permitting work + Prepare and/or peer review designs, specifications, and construction documents + Work with designers and drafting staff to develop conceptual and as-built drawings + Assemble and document geotechnical data using software that includes: Excel, Word, gINT, AutoCAD + Apply QA/QC requirements to your own work and work of the project team + Clearly communicate with staff and with clients **Minimum Requirements** + BA/BS degree in Civil Engineering or related engineering degree plus 2 years of relevant experience + Valid driver’s license **Preferred Qualifications** + Engineer in Training (EIT) or Fundamentals of Engineering (FE) preferred. + Experience in the planning, design, and construction of water resources projects including pump stations, dams, levees, flood control facilities, pipelines, cutoff walls, and earthmoving projects. + Experience with AutoCAD and/or Civil3D **Additional Information** Relocation assistance is not available for this position. **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 - Geotechnical **Business Line** Water **Business Group** Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS) **Country** United States of America **Position Status** Full-Time **Requisition/Vacancy No.** 251458BR **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.