AECOM Mid-level Civil / Geotechnical Engineer in Greenwood Village, Colorado

United States of America - Colorado, Greenwood Village

Job Summary

  • The Denver Metro Mining Team of AECOM is actively seeking a creative, highly talented Geotechnical Engineer for immediate employment in the Greenwood Village (Denver), CO office. The mining team within the Water Business Line is responsible for providing engineering and design services in support of multidisciplinary projects, with a focus on tailings dam projects.

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

  • Planning, implementing, and managing geotechnical exploration programs including assigning laboratory testing.

  • Guiding staff engineers in performing material characterization, seepage, slope stability, and settlement analyses for tailings and water storage dams.

  • Preparing geotechnical reports, drawings, and specifications for tailings and water storage dam projects.

  • Supporting project manager in budget management, client updates, and general project management tasks.

  • Preparing and presenting technical presentations to clients and technical review boards.

  • Conduct field observations and site visits.

  • Assist project managers with geotechnical proposals.


Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering from ABET-accredited institution

  • 10+ years of experience in geotechnical engineering

  • Professional Engineer registration

  • Familiarity with design reports, drawings, and specifications

  • Experience in dam design or evaluation

  • Demonstrate proactive problem solving skills

  • Ability to maintain organization in a changing environment

  • Experience with AutoCAD Civil3D, Grapher, slope stability (Slope/W or UTexas4) and seepage (SEEP/W) analysis programs

  • Excellent written and verbal communication and presentation skills

  • Exhibits initiative, responsibility and flexibility

  • Must be a resourceful, highly organized professional with attention to detail

  • Ability to work in a fast paced environment and meet deadlines

  • Effective time-management and interpersonal skills

  • Ability to work independently and in a team environment

  • Must possess a valid driver’s license

  • Occasional travel to project sites, both local and remote

Preferred Qualifications

  • Master’s degree in Civil/Geotechnical Engineering from ABET-accredited institution

  • Tailings dam experience

  • Task lead and project management experience

  • Experience with Microsoft Project

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. 200463BR

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.