AECOM Entry Level Geotechnical Engineer-in-Training in Edmonton- Alberta
Canada – Alberta- Edmonton
AECOM is actively seeking a highly motivated Entry Level Geotechnical
Engineer-in-Training for employment in the Edmonton- AB office. This position
will demand a sound knowledge of engineering principles- focused on
Geotechnical Engineering- and the ability to apply these principles in
practice. As a member of the Northern Alberta Geotechnical Engineering team-
the person in this role will undertake a variety of office and site
assignments- generally under the supervision of a more senior Geotechnical
Engineer. The expectation is that this person will rapidly develop his/her
abilities and pursue a keen interest in learning and training. Carefu
attention to detail will be required.
AECOM is pleased to include you in a unique development opportunity- th
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-
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 include- but are not limited to:
Being involved in multiple projects across disciplines including site investigations- civil/geotechnical analysis- design- and construction inspection; utilizing a range of technical software and hand calculations.
Conducting technical analysis- report writing- conceptual and preliminary and detailed designs under direction.
Working with an experienced team in a wide variety of major civil infrastructure- mining- and oil and gas projects.
Assisting with the preparation of proposals for new work.
Applying both basic engineering principles as well as approaching situations with alternate perspectives and new ideas.
Travel to work sites for extended periods to conduct Geotechnical Investigations (eg. drilling and sampling- test pitting and groundwater monitoring) or to provide technical support- such as construction monitoring. Some of this work may include work for other disciplines- and the acquisition of new skills.
Builds analytic and design skills.
Conducts engineering design under the supervision of an
Creates designs- calculations- sketches- diagrams- schematic drawings- and final working drawings under the supervision of an experienced engineer.
Collects and analyzes data under the supervision of an experienced engineer.
Uses computer software as a tool for solving basic engineering problems.
Performs work in accordance with agreed upon budget and schedule under supervision.
BA/BS + None or demonstrated equivalency of experience and/or education
Bachelor|s Degree in Civil Engineering
Geotechnical Engineering coursework experience
Experience with Slope/W and/or Seep/W
Experience with Settle-3D
Experience with Flaxis and/or FLAC
Ability to travel often
Ability to lift heavy machinery
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.
Job Category Engineering – Civil
Business Line Environment
Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)
Position Status Full-Time
Requisition/Vacancy No. 227143BR
Clearance Required No
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.