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Senior Hydrology / Hydraulics Engineer


La Jolla, CA
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Company AECOM

Job Title: Senior Hydrology / Hydraulics Engineer

JobID: 23339-1152263

Location: La Jolla, CA, 92038, USA

Description: **Business Line** Environment

**Position Title** Senior Hydrology / Hydraulics Engineer

United States of America - California

La Jolla

**Job Summary**

AECOM is seeking a Senior Hydrology/Hydraulics Engineer to collaborate with water resources, environmental sciences, and landscape architecture staff as part of a growing Water Resources practice in the San Diego office.

Support senior management staff on all facets of hydrology and hydraulics (H&H) -related design and compliance projects, with the goals of:

+ Delivering high quality products/outcomes

+ Meeting financial and timeline performance requirements

+ Achieving client satisfaction

General Duties

The selected candidate will be involved in a variety of projects with the following duties:

+ Manage and lead a variety of projects with a focus on flood mitigation and protection, urban drainage designs, streambed protection, urban storm water management, water quality modeling, regulatory compliance, low-impact development (LID) design, and green infrastructure

+ Specialize in the preparation of technical reports such as Water Quality Technical Reports, Hydromodification Management Plans, and Drainage Reports, including supporting AutoCAD/GIS analyses

+ Lead the preparation of construction plans, specifications, cost estimates, and planning/engineering reports. Prepare conceptual designs and construction plans using GIS, AutoCAD and/or Microstation software

+ Delegate work, mentor, and supervise less experienced staff while managing projects of varying size and complexity

+ Identify and develop new clients and work, manage existing clients and contracts, and lead/assist marketing endeavors

+ Assist or manage the preparation of proposals, and provide creative project approaches through written, verbal, and graphic communication

+ Project work could include small- and large-scale infrastructure projects for natural and urban environments focused on stormwater management systems, green infrastructure, sustainable stormwater, floodplain determinations and delineations, flood control analyses, risk assessment and management, and ecosystem restoration

**Minimum Requirements**

+ Bachelor's Degree

+ 10+ years' experience

+ California Professional Engineer (PE) registration in Civil Engineering, with demonstrated experience in designing and constructing drainage facilities with emphasis on green infrastructure

+ One or more professional certification(s) related to stormwater compliance (CPESC, CPSWQ, CESSWI, CMS4S, QSP/D, QISP, ToR, etc.)

+ Strong working knowledge of federal, state, and local environmental legislation and regulations

+ Excellent organizational, technical writing, and verbal communication skills

+ Strong attention to detail

+ Ownership and accountability for quality deliverables

+ Existing local client relationships

+ Due to the nature of the work, US Citizenship is required

**Preferred Qualifications**

+ Demonstrated experience with San Diego County Hydrology Manual, County Hydraulics Design Manual, and City of San Diego municipal storm water standards, including municipal Standard Urban Stormwater Mitigation Plans (SUSMPs), and Hydromodification Management Plan (HMP) engineering and analyses

+ Stormwater conveyance capacity analyses and hydrologic/hydraulic modeling knowledge, particularly with StormCAD, MIKE suite of software, EPA SWMM, and HEC-HMS/HEC-RAS

+ Experience with GIS, AutoCAD, and/or Microstation

**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 at 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_** _Sciences_

**_Country_** _United States of America_

**_Position Status_** _Full-Time_

**_Requisition/Vacancy No._** _157725BR_

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