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AECOM Entry Level H&H Engineer in Greenwood Village, Colorado

United States of America - Colorado, Greenwood Village

Job Summary

AECOM’s Water Business Unit is actively seeking a creative and highly motivated Entry-Level Hydrologic & Hydraulic Engineer for employment in the Greenwood Village, Colorado office in January 2019 to support an array of water resources projects including floodplain mapping and surface water modeling. AECOM is searching for candidates that have the ability to be a role model, be client-focused, be impactful, and be decisive. The position will involve working on projects for local municipalities, federal agencies, and private clients to conduct hydrologic & hydraulic modeling.

Much of the work will involve modeling, mapping, and data analysis that will result in producing new flood insurance rate maps and conducting flood risk assessments for FEMA. AECOM is nationally recognized for our floodplain mapping capabilities and is trailblazing new technologies and methodologies to advance big data in our high-tech culture. We use custom-built tools for complex analysis of tens of thousands of hydraulic simulations, run risk-based tools in the cloud, and create innovative visualization techniques to communicate results.

Imagine working on rewarding projects within a diverse culture, and having access to exceptional training and career development opportunities. Working at AECOM means being part of a global team, working with award-winning professionals across the world. Aspire to be a key player on some of the best projects regionally, with opportunities to work on projects nationally or internationally. Our people bring deep industry knowledge to help you succeed. We operate in a fast-paced, client driven environment, solving new problems every day. It is a great work environment for those who value creativity, hard work, and enjoy a challenge. There are many opportunities within our company to grow.

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

  • Perform hydrologic and hydraulic surface water modeling with HEC-HMS and HEC-RAS

  • Evaluate and map data in ArcGIS

  • Prepare engineering related calculations and analyses, analyze data in spreadsheets and programming tools, and prepare visual aids

  • Work under supervision of a project manager or senior-level team member and alongside dozens of peers across the nation.

  • Perform assignments requiring application of standard techniques, procedures and criteria to carry out engineering tasks. Assignments are designed to further develop judgment and understanding of professional and ethical responsibilities.

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree in Civil or Environmental Engineering with an emphasis in water resources, hydrology, hydraulic engineering, or other related field required

  • Capable of using spreadsheet, word processing and standard office software

  • Fundamental understanding of hydrology and hydraulics

  • Strong attention to detail

  • Ownership and accountability for quality deliverables

  • Ability to be flexible and have self-initiative

  • Must possess a valid Driver’s License

Preferred Qualifications

  • Engineer-in-Training (EIT) or Fundamentals of Engineering (FE) preferred

  • 1 year of industry experience

  • Basic knowledge of industry standard computer software for the position (examples include software such as ArcMap, and Hydrologic/Hydraulic models like HEC-HMS and HEC-RAS)

  • Coursework or experience in statistical hydrology and open-channel hydraulics

  • Basic familiarity with coding languages (e.g., R, python, VBA) and a design to learn/develop them

  • Ability to communicate the technical aspects of projects to a wide audience

  • Excellent verbal, written, and interpersonal communication skills, as well as exceptional organizational skills

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 - Civil

Business Line Water

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 228321BR

Clearance Required 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.

EOE including Disability/Protected Veterans
Accessibility/Reasonable Accommodations