AECOM Water Resources Engineer - Stormwater Design in Chantilly, Virginia

Business Line Water

Position Title Water Resources Engineer - Stormwater Design

United States of America - Virginia


Job Summary

The Water Business Unit of AECOM is actively seeking a creative, highly talented Water Resources Engineer for immediate employment in our Chantilly, VA office. The appropriately qualified applicant will be able to demonstrate an established career in Water Resources Engineering specific to design work in the areas of stormwater and water resources projects. AECOM is proud to provide our employees with exciting, challenging projects. The successful candidate can look forward to a variety of projects with Municipal, Federal, and private clients throughout the DC Metro area and beyond. Projects will include the planning and design of stormwater management facilities (e.g., BMP, GI, LID), work on dam construction and rehabilitation projects, and the design and planning of flood mitigation facilities, and water quality studies and TMDL action plans/studies. Most projects will require the use of CAD and design/ modeling software, and proficiency in this software is required.

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

  • Leads the design efforts for a variety of water resources and site development projects

  • Construction phase monitoring of projects

  • Training and mentoring of junior staff

  • Preparation of technical reports and technical documentation of calculations performed

  • Participation in proposal and business development efforts

AECOM is a leading provider of engineering, construction and technical services for public agencies and private sector companies around the world. The Company offers a broad range of planning, engineering and architectural design, environmental, construction, program and construction management, systems integration, operations and maintenance, management and a wide range of specialized technical services for the U.S. federal government, state and local government agencies, Fortune 500 companies and other multinational corporations. We provide services for transportation, hazardous waste, industrial infrastructure and process, petrochemical, general building, water/wastewater, military facilities and equipment platforms, and defense and security programs.

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor's degree in civil engineering, hydrology or related field

  • Registration as a Professional Engineer

  • 5+ years of experience in the planning and design of Stormwater Management facilities, including project analysis, feasibility and budgeting required

  • Technical proficiency in civil engineering design and analysis, including site grading, SWM/BMP, hydrology/hydraulic calculations, TMDL compliance, erosion and sediment control, storm sewer, sanitary sewer and water design.

  • Proficient with CAD and design software (Civil 3D, TR-55, TR-20, Bentley Design Suites, Water CAD, AutoTurn, etc)

  • Experience working with local and state permit agencies

  • Strong written and oral communication, quantitative and interpersonal skills

  • Strong work ethic and professional demeanor

  • Proactive on assignments and demonstrate initiative

  • Must work independently with minimal supervision, and complete multiple technical tasks under tight deadlines

  • Valid driver’s license required

Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience in design of Green Infrastructure, Low Impact Development, Environmental Site Design (ESD), LEED projects

  • Experience in site development design

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 and Minorities, Females, Veterans, and Disabled persons are encouraged to apply. For further information, please click here to view the EEO Is The Law poster.

Job Category Engineering - Civil

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 174550BR

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.