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2018-02-152018-03-17

Entry Level Water Resources Engineer

Aecom
Kansas City, MO
  • Job Code
    23339-1228645
Company AECOM

Job Title: Entry Level Water Resources Engineer

JobID: 23339-1228645

Location: Kansas City, MO, 64106, USA

Description: **Business Line** Water

**Position Title** Entry Level Water Resources Engineer

United States of America - Missouri

Kansas City

**Job Summary**

The Water Division of AECOM is actively seeking a motivated, highly talented Water Resource Engineer for immediate employment in the Kansas City, MO office. The appropriately qualified applicant will be able to demonstrate a clear understanding of surface hydrology, open channel flow and bridge and culvert hydraulics. Our department uses spatial data, LiDAR and field survey coupled with the latest 1D/2D modeling software to identify flooding hazards in communities across the nation. The successful candidate will work side by side with a team of engineers and GIS professionals that develop cutting edge processes to deliver high quality flood hazard information to the client and the local communities in a timely and efficient manner.

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.

As an Engineer I in AECOM’s Kansas City, MO Water Division, you will:

+ Develop hydrology models using a variety of methods and software

+ Develop 1D and 2D hydraulic models that simulate steady state and unsteady flow regimes using the latest software

+ Produce maps, reports and databases to communicate the results of the hydraulic analyses to industry professionals, public officials and the public

+ Perform self-checks and peer reviews to adhere to both client and internal quality standards and processes

**Minimum Requirements**

+ Bachelors degree in Civil/Environmental Engineering or a related discipline

+ Understanding of hydrology and hydraulic processes supported by relevant coursework

+ Desire to succeed in a fast-paced and collaborative team environment

+ Due to nature of work U.S. Citizenship is required

**Preferred Qualifications**

+ Experience working with a variety of hydrologic and hydraulic modeling software

+ Familiar with geographic information systems (GIS) software

+ Familiar with AutoCAD

+ Has passed the Fundamentals of Engineering exam

**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_

**_Country_** _United States of America_

**_Position Status_** _Full-Time_

**_Requisition/Vacancy No._** _178347BR_

_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._



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