AECOM Junior Asset Management Consultant in Burnaby, British Columbia

Business Line Water

Position Title Junior Asset Management Consultant

Canada - British Columbia

Burnaby

Job Summary

The AECOM Asset Management team is actively seeking a Junior Asset Management Consultant for immediate employment in its Burnaby, BC, office. In addition to a strong technical ability, you will have an innovative approach and ability to take on responsibility, communicate clearly and effectively, be organized and work collaboratively with other team members. This position is ideal for an individual who possesses an appropriate balance of both technical ability and people skills.

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

  • Assisting the AECOM Burnaby Asset Management team in delivering specialist Asset Management consultancy services for a range of public and private sector clients involving a diverse asset portfolio including water and wastewater utilities, municipal, transit, airports and ports, and facilities

  • Participate in the establishment of risk-based and fact-based methodologies to address client infrastructure asset management needs

  • Development of asset registries, and asset classes and categories

  • Development of life-cycle costing and long-term asset management plans for infrastructure assets

  • Perform occasional field work to acquire additional infrastructure data or to confirm accuracy of asset data

  • Proposal writing and business development

  • Participate in the development of solutions to client problems with a focus on financial analysis and capital investment under the guidance of a more senior manager

  • Be able to innovate and pursue collaborative, creative approaches and work on exciting engineering and asset management projects and asset related initiatives

  • Have the ability to work effectively and competently with people at all levels in the organisation; is a great team member

  • Have excellent self-management skills, including working effectively with or without direct supervision, managing and organizing fluctuating workloads in sometimes stressful situations

  • Be assigned as a consultant to a wide variety of areas

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor of Civil Engineering, or similar

  • Eligible for registration as an Engineer in Training

  • 2+ years of experience

  • Have practical knowledge in the area of public sector infrastructure with an emphasis on infrastructure asset management, condition assessment procedures, data gathering techniques, data collection and analysis, and system performance monitoring

  • Proven working experience as a data analyst would be a plus: high level of proficiency in the use of Excel and database software is a core competency

  • Strong analytical skills with the ability to collect, organise, analyse, and disseminate significant amounts of information with attention to detail and accuracy

  • Articulate and confident, with excellent presentation skills (both oral and written)

Preferred Qualifications

  • Other post-secondary education in, Mathematics, Economics, Computer Science, Information Management or Statistics would be an advantage

  • Experience with databases (Access, SQL, etc.), Geo Information Systems (e.g. ArcGIS) and website maintenance software (Adobe Dreamweaver or similar) would be a definite asset

  • Knowledge and interest in hydrologic and hydraulic modelling of water, sanitary and stormwater systems would be an asset

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.

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.

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Job Category Engineering - Civil

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country Canada

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 184590BR

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.