AECOM Water Resources/Stormwater Engineer in Morrisville, North Carolina

United States of America - North Carolina, Morrisville

Job Summary

AECOM is actively seeking a highly talented and motivated Water Resources/Stormwater Engineer for immediate employment in our Morrisville, NC office.

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

  • Responsible for watershed assessments, hydrologic, hydraulic, and water quality modeling, geospatial evaluations, preparation of construction documents and engineering reports, and other activities of limited scope

  • Responsible for field work including environmental sampling and parameter collection, stormwater BMP inspection and maintenance, BMP retrofit assessments, and stream evaluations

  • Performs work for which there are set guidelines and precedents that involves plans, investigations, testing, or equipment with relatively few complex features

  • Performs work that involves conventional aspects of scientific disciplines but may be expected to develop scientifically sound, innovative and cost-effective solutions to complex problems

  • Applies standard engineering practices and techniques in specific situations

  • Prepares basic data and scientific documents regarding stormwater, water quality, and best management practices

  • Works on small projects or portions of larger projects

  • May manage small segments of projects, comparable to skills

  • Reviews analytical data for general indicators of quality for routine and complex analyses based on well-defined guidelines with minor supervision

  • Validates analytical data under close supervision for statistical analyses at a level of detail that requires familiarity with method procedures and requirements

  • Responsible for Quality Control of tasks or small segments of project produced

  • Receives instruction on specific assignments, objectives, complex features and possible solutions

  • Performs tasks independently and work together with others to accomplish project objectives as a team

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor's degree in environmental, civil, biological and agricultural engineering, or related engineering field

  • 2+ years of directly applicable experience

  • Working knowledge of civil and environmental engineering principles

  • Understanding of surface water quality, stormwater quality, and stormwater management in construction and post-construction settings; watershed assessments, hydrology, and fluvial processes

  • Familiarity with applicable federal, state, and local rules and regulations (e.g., NPDES/MS4 permits, Clean Water Act, Falls Lake Nutrient strategy)

  • Experience with planning, designing, construction, and maintenance of stormwater infrastructure and BMPs, low impact development projects, and green infrastructure practices

  • Ability to write well, distill supporting information in the scientific literature, and communicate technical issues to a wide range of audience

  • Working knowledge of industry standard computer software for the position (examples include software, such as CADD, HEC-RAS, AutoCAD, MicroStation, ArcGIS)

  • Must posses a valid driver's license

Preferred Qualifications

  • Master's Degree in a related field

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 and Minorities, Females, Veterans, and Disabled persons are encouraged to apply. For further information, please click here to view the EEO Is The Law poster.


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

Business Line Environment

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 186800BR

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.