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AECOM Water Resources Modeller/Engineer in Burnaby, British Columbia

Job Summary

AECOM Water team is actively seeking a Water Resources Modeller/Engineer for full-time employment. This position can be based in Burnaby or Victoria, BC.

The appropriately qualified applicant will have an opportunity to contribute to a wide variety of interesting water resources projects that include stormwater, watershed and flood management, stream rehabilitation, blue and green infrastructure and nature-based design. Skills you will likely use or develop in this job include hydrology and hydraulic modelling, data analysis, civil design and water resource management planning, all in a friendly, well-organized, fast-paced consulting engineering work environment at AECOM. This role offers the right candidate the opportunity for career progression within AECOM.

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 – over 50,000 strong – driven by a common purpose to deliver a better world.

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

  • Working directly with the group manager, project engineers, asset management specialists, municipal designers, and biologists and support staff in BC and across Canada

  • Hydrology assignments to estimate flows including climate change factoring

  • Hydraulic modelling for piped and open channel systems, and watersheds

  • Asset management data analysis for stormwater and wet weather planning

  • Develop or update stormwater, watershed and flood management plans

  • Design of blue and green infrastructure including infiltration, retention and treatment systems such raingardens, bioswales, ponds, water squares, etc.

  • Collaborate with geomorphologists to develop engineered solutions including river crossings, erosion and scour protection

  • Collaborate with biologists and landscape architects to design nature-based infrastructure like living shorelines, restored wetlands, amphibious public parks, etc.

  • Collaborate with AECOM hydrogeological and mining teams to develop surface/ground water balance

Additional Information:

  • Access to local specialists for support services including construction, environmental, geotechnical, hydrogeological, municipal, structural, electrical, transportation, architectural, etc.

  • Access to technical resources from AECOM technical practice network around the world.

  • AECOM’s Freedom to Grow program provides opportunities for flexible/hybrid work arrangements

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree in Water Resources or Civil Engineering

  • 4+ years of relevant experience

  • Eligible for registration as P.Eng. in BC

  • Experience with one or more hydrologic/hydraulic modeling programs including HEC-RAS, HEC-HMS, EPA-SWMM, PC-SWMM, InfoWorks ICM, R/Coding, MIKE, etc.

  • Experience with ArcGIS

Preferred Qualifications

  • 6+ years of experience in water resources

  • Registered as P.Eng in BC

  • Excellent organizational, communication and writing skills

  • Valid driver’s license and access to a vehicle

  • 2D Modelling Experience

  • Ability to learn quickly, communicate effectively verbally and in writing and work with others

Additional Information:

  • Relocation is available for this position.

  • Sponsorship is not available for this position.

What We Offer

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.

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

Job Category Engineering - Civil

Business Line Water

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country Canada

Position Status Full Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 269962BR

Additional Locations CA - Victoria, BC - 415 Gorge Rd E

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.