AECOM Intermediate /Senior Civil /Environmental Engineer, Waste Management in Calgary, Alberta

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Position Title Intermediate /Senior Civil /Environmental Engineer, Waste Management

Canada - Alberta


Job Summary

AECOM has an opportunity for an Intermediate or Senior Civil /Environmental Engineer to support AECOM’s waste management team in multiple offices across Canada. The position will be based out of Kelowna, Burnaby, Edmonton or Calgary. This position includes solid waste system infrastructure planning and design related activities and resident engineer /inspector duties. Ideal candidates will have background in civil construction, in particular heavy earthworks and soil processing, landfill construction (and closure) and construction supervision.

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

  • Working in solid waste management including projects such as the development of Landfill and Compost Operations Plans, Master Plans, Environmental Monitoring Plans, Landfill Fill Plans, Landfill Closure and Post-Closure Care Plans, Solid Waste Planning, Airspace Analysis, Financial Modelling, and the design of /and construction management of landfills cells & caps

  • Working on specialized environmental projects and environmental site assessments environmental compliance, monitoring programs and site remediation

  • Office duties would include summarizing data collected in the field, evaluation of field and laboratory data, tabulation and evaluation of data, analyzing project-specific data and remedial design, AutoCAD Civil 3D for civil earthworks, preparation of contract specifications, and writing associated reports

  • Assistance with the preparation of health and safety and quality management plans

  • Working with a multidisciplinary team on a wide variety of projects which may include major infrastructure, mining and oil and gas, and solid waste management systems

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

  • groundwater monitoring and sampling, environmental drilling and logging, test pitting, soil and gas sampling

  • remedial construction oversight, landfill construction oversight, construction survey (GPS), nuclear densometer testing, and construction documentation

The construction management responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Participate in project meetings

  • Observe and monitor construction work on-site

  • Review quality control and quality assurance records and checklists for completeness

  • Anticipate project needs and provide/ obtain technical support as required

  • Review quality control and quality assurance records and checklists for completeness

  • Assess requests for changes of material or methods, coordinate with Design Engineer

  • Take action as necessary to allow construction to proceed on schedule and on budget

  • Support shop drawing and submittal review

  • Prepare/ compile construction photo record

  • Prepare monthly progress payment certificates complete with payment recommendations

  • Prepare a list of outstanding deficiencies and recommend acceptance of the work

  • Prepare Construction QA/QC Report

  • Prepare Construction Completion Certificate

  • Prepare Final Acceptance Certificates

  • Prepare daily and weekly inspection reports

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor's degree in Engineering degree (or diploma and suitable experience) from a recognized post-secondary institution

  • 5+years of civil and /or environmental engineering experience, including particular work experience in site inspection and construction management

  • Good understanding of engineering construction practice

  • Familiarity with heavy civil (earthworks) construction projects

  • Landfill construction experience is viewed as being advantageous

  • Familiarity with material and construction quality control standards (in particular as they relate to soil testing)

  • Experience in contract law, project management and cost control is advantageous

  • Good oral and written communication skills in English

  • Valid driver’s license required

  • Survey experience

Preferred Qualifications

  • 5-15 years experience in waste management strongly preferred

  • AutoCAD Civil 3D

  • Fluency in written and spoken French is an asset

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 - Civil

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country Canada

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 185980BR

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.