• North Charleston, SC

  • Permanent

  • Full-time

Company Description

At AECOM, we’re delivering a better world.

We believe infrastructure creates opportunity for everyone. Whether it’s improving your commute, keeping the lights on, providing access to clean water or transforming skylines, our work helps people and communities thrive.

Our clients trust us to bring together the best people, ideas, technical expertise and digital solutions to our work in transportation, buildings, water, the environment and new energy. We’re one global team – over 50,000 strong – driven by a common purpose to deliver a better world.

Job Description

AECOM is seeking a Water Resources Engineer to be based in North Charleston, South Carolina.

This position is expected to begin in July 10, 2023.

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

  • Builds analytic and design skills.
  • Conducts engineering design under the supervision of an experienced engineer.
  • Creates designs, calculations, sketches, diagrams, schematic drawings, and final working drawings under the supervision of an experienced engineer.
  • Collects and analyzes data under the supervision of an experienced engineer.
  • Uses computer software as a tool for solving basic engineering problems.
  • Performs work in accordance with agreed upon budget and schedule under supervision.
  • Work with municipal clients on their Stormwater management programs and have knowledge of the MS4 NPDES permitting requirements
  • Design, model and analysis of project elements
  • Prepare design drawings, plans, sections, details and profiles/sections within the Autodesk, Civil 3D and AutoCAD, MEP
  • Prepare contract documents suitable for bidding
  • Field investigation and observation of construction projects
  • Work on small projects or portions of larger projects as a team with other disciplines
  • Prepare design calculations and construction cost estimates
  • Determine permitting requirements for projects and conduct code analysis reviews
  • This position requires the flexibility to serve as a cross-disciplinary resource


Minimum Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering, Environmental Engineering, Biological/Agricultural Engineering, or other related field

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Working knowledge of civil and environmental engineering principles with a strong background in hydrology and hydraulics, fluvial processes, construction techniques
  • Working knowledge of water resources engineering tools such as ArcGIS, HEC-RAS, HEC-HMS and other standard computer software such as Microsoft products
  • Working knowledge of AutoCAD Civil 3D and/or Micro station
  • Ability to perform complex engineering calculations as directed
  • Attention to detail in work; high quality and accuracy in work performed
  • Ability to write well, distill supporting information in the scientific literature, communicate technical issues to a wide range of readers
  • Strong analytical and computational abilities
  • Excellent communication skills; both verbal and technical report writing
  • Highly motivated and capable of working effectively in a team environment
  • Engineer-in-training certification within six months of employment

Additional Information

Additional Information

  • Relocation is not available for this position.
  • Sponsorship is not available for this position.
  • Travel is required for this position
  • Position will require driving to client meetings, project sites and sometimes driving company vehicles.

All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.

With infrastructure investment accelerating worldwide, our services are in great demand, and there’s never been a better time to be at AECOM! Join us, and you’ll get all the benefits of being a part of a global, publicly traded firm – access to industry-leading technology and thinking and transformational work with big impact and work flexibility.

AECOM provides a wide array of compensation and benefits programs to meet the diverse needs of our employees and their families. We also provide a robust global well-being program. We’re the world’s trusted global infrastructure firm, and we’re in this together – your growth and success are ours too.

As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.

Join us and let’s get started.


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