AECOM Entry Level Water Engineer in Columbia, South Carolina

United States of America - South Carolina, Columbia

Job Summary

AECOM is actively seeking a highly motivated Entry-Level Water Engineer for employment in the Columbia, SC office. AECOM is pleased to include you in a unique development opportunity, the Graduate Development Program (GDP). This program is designed to support your assimilation into the organization and assist with creating a foundation of knowledge for a successful career at AECOM. You will gain experience in your discipline through learning on the job and participate in development opportunities during the program, including access to AECOM's social media resources, group mentoring, and professional networking. The program also has learning activities that will be available to you, including webinars and on-line programs.

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.

  • Performs assignments requiring application of standard techniques, procedures and criteria to carry out engineering tasks

  • Design and model water and wastewater project elements

  • Prepare design drawings, plans, sections, details, and profiles/sections within AutoCAD software

  • Analyze multi-discipline designs to determine design clash detection

  • Prepare contract documents suitable for bidding

  • Supervisor screens assignments and provides guidance in techniques and procedures to be applied; receives supervision on all aspects of assignments

  • Work on small projects or portions of larger projects as a team with other disciplines

  • Prepare construction cost estimates

  • Run models, calculations and designs software

  • Work on small segments of broad tasks

  • Apply engineering principles to develop effective solutions

  • Perform standard computations and/or analysis

  • Apply standard practices and techniques in specific situations, adjusts and correlates data, recognizes discrepancies in results, and follows operations through a series of related detailed steps or processes

  • This position requires the flexibility to serve as a cross-disciplinary resource to best serve the needs of AECOM

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Civil or Environmental Engineering or related field from an ABET Accredited school

  • 0-2 years' of relevan experience

Preferred Qualifications

  • Registered engineer in training preferred

  • Previous internship in related field

  • Drafting experience may include AutoCAD Plant 3D, AutoCAD MEP, or Revit

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

  • 3D CAD software skills to include Civil 3D

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

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 - Water / Wastewater

Business Line Water

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 197684BR

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.