AECOM is actively seeking a highly motivated Entry Level Civil Engineer for employment in our Los Angeles office in the Geotechnical Engineering group. Your work will focus on large civil projects, such as tunnels, dams, pipelines, bridges, levees, highways, and building construction.
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.
The responsibilities of this position will involve participation in various geotechnical and geologic tasks including, but are not limited to:
+ Perform assignments requiring application of standard techniques, procedures and criteria to carry out engineering tasks
+ Conduct typical geotechnical and geologic field activities
+ Prepare boring logs, data analysis summaries, generate subsurface cross sections and profiles, and compile reports.
+ Perform desktop geologic and seismic hazards assessments
+ Prepare engineering related calculations, design drawings, specifications, and visual aids
+ Develop judgment and understanding of professional and ethical responsibilities through assigned tasks
+ Exercise judgment limited to developing details of work in making preliminary selections and adaptations of engineering alternatives
+ Assist Project Managers during budget and proposal preparation, development of the work plans and overall coordination of a variety of project management tasks related to new and on-going geotechnical and geologic projects.
+ BA/BS + None or demonstrated equivalency of experience and/or education
+ Valid US Driver’s License
+ MS in Civil Engineering or related field
+ Engineer-in-Training (EIT) certification or Fundamentals of Engineering (FE)
+ OSHA HAZWOPER 40 Hour training
+ Ability to lift and carry 50 pounds and safely drive a full-size pickup truck
+ Tolerance for work in outdoor environments in a range of weather conditions
What We Offer
When you join AECOM, you become part of a company that is pioneering the future . Our teams around the world are involved in some of the most cutting-edge and innovative projects and programs of our time, addressing the big challenges of today and shaping the built environment for generations to come. We ensure a workplace that encourages growth, flexibility and creativity, as well as a company culture that champions inclusion, diversity and overall employee well-being through programs supported by company leadership. Our core values define who we are, how we act and what we aspire to, which comes down to not only delivering a better world , but working to “make amazing happen” in each neighborhood, community and city we touch. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.