AECOM Entry Level Water/Wastewater Engineer in Atlanta, Georgia

Business Line Water

Position Title Entry Level Water/Wastewater Engineer

United States of America - Georgia


Job Summary

AECOM is actively seeking a highly motivated Entry-Level Water/Wastewater Engineer for employment in the Atlanta, GA 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.

Under the responsible charge of a Professional Engineer:

  • Knowledge of various water practice areas including collection, distribution, storage and treatment of water, wastewater and stormwater

  • Strong organizational skills and be willing to work on multiple assignments with varied project managers

  • He/she must have the basic understanding of other disciplines and be able to integrate successfully with them

  • The candidate should have strong computer skills including working knowledge of Microsoft Word and Excel

  • Knowledge of treatment related and open channel flow computer based models will also be beneficial

  • Excellent written and oral communication will be needed to coordinate with technical and non-technical staff

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelors in Environmental or Civil Engineering from an accredited university or college

  • Strong oral and written communication skills and the ability to work well in teams

  • Minimum 0 to 2 years of relevant experience in water and wastewater treatment projects

  • Proficient in MS Office Suite (Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint)

Preferred Qualifications

  • Course work or experience with focus on water and wastewater treatment design, including open channel flow and pumping systems calculations, collecting and analyzing of wastewater flows and parameters, compilation of process flow diagrams and the basic knowledge of treatment equipment related to the different treatment processes

  • Wastewater collection system planning/modeling, and conceptualizing of treatment plant components

  • Masters Degree

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 Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 185580BR

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.