AECOM Engineer II in Columbia, South Carolina

United States of America - South Carolina, Columbia

Job Summary

AECOM is actively seeking a creative, highly motivated Engineer II for immediate employment in the Columbia, SC office.

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

  • Completes diverse project tasks on water and wastewater projects

  • Independently prepares design calculations and reports

  • Prepares bench scale sampling plans

  • Independently conducts onsite process evaluations using standard bench scale testing equipment and laboratory meters

  • Manages project tasks including design, permitting and construction administration

  • Communicates project tasks between offices

  • Resolves issues or problems concerning conflicting design requirements, specifications and/or difficult coordination requirements

  • Makes technical presentations

  • Performs constructability reviews of designs

  • Plans, schedules, conducts and/or coordinates detailed phases of engineering work as a part of a major project or small-moderate scope project

  • Plans and prepares or reviews technical specifications

  • Interacts regularly with clients to expand work assignments

  • Assists with proposals to provide services or obtain funding for engineering projects or programs

  • Independently evaluates, selects and applies standard engineering techniques, procedures and criteria

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Civil or Environmental Engineering

  • 2+ years of experience

  • High level of coordination and communication skills required

  • Client relation skills

  • Must possess a valid driver's license along with acceptable driving record

  • Have functional knowledge of spreadsheet, word processing, and scheduling within the Microsoft Office software

  • Must have excellent organizational skills and be able to work well in a team environment

Preferred Qualifications

  • Master’s Degree in Civil or Environmental Engineering

  • Registered SC PE or ability to earn PE within 2 years

  • Proficient computer skills, including AutoCAD, WaterCAD, and other design / modeling software

  • Previous experience in the consulting industry is preferred

  • Laboratory experience and chemistry background is preferred

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.

NOTICE TO THIRD PARTY AGENCIES: Please note that AECOM does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters or employment agencies. In the absence of a signed Recruitment Fee Agreement, AECOM will not consider or agree to payment of any referral compensation or recruiter fee. In the event a recruiter or agency submits a resume or candidate without a previously signed agreement, AECOM explicitly reserves the right to pursue and hire those candidate(s) without any financial obligation to the recruiter or agency. Any unsolicited resumes, including those submitted to hiring managers, are deemed to be the property of AECOM.

Job Category Engineering - Civil

Business Line Water

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 187857BR

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.