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Entry-Level Civil Engineer

Franklin, TN
  • Posted: 18 days ago
  • Per Diem
Job Description
Company Description

At AECOM, we’re delivering a better world.

We believe infrastructure creates opportunity for everyone. Whether it’s improving your commute, keeping the lights on, providing access to clean water or transforming skylines, our work helps people and communities thrive.

Our clients trust us to bring together the best people, ideas, technical expertise and digital solutions to our work in transportation, buildings, water, the environment and new energy. We’re one global team – 47,000 strong – driven by a common purpose to deliver a better world.

Job Description

AECOM is seeking an Entry-Level Civil Engineer to be based in Franklin, TN office.

This position is expected to begin Ferbruary/March 2023.

Job Overview: The Entry-Level Civil Engineer will support our Remediation team within our Environment business line, particularly supporting Coal Combustion Residuals (CCR) related work in the power industry.

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

  • Builds analytic and design skills.
  • Conducts engineering design under the supervision of an experienced engineer.
  • 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.
  • Computer-aided design support for solid waste facilities, wastewater treatment, stormwater management, ash pond closures, earthen dams, impoundments, and related facilities,
  • Computer-aided design and drafting of site layout, drainage, roadway, grading, and utility systems using tools including, but not limited to AutoCAD, Civil3D, WaterCAD, and HydroCAD.
  • Supports report preparation, site reconnaissance, and communications with multi-disciplinary AECOM project team
  • Understanding and applying regulations to develop standards and theories necessary to carry out project design and permitting work
  • Organize and prepare reports, maps, drawings, tests, and other topographical and hydrologic data to plan and design projects
  • Incorporates schedules, budgets, constructability, and other project criteria into Civil design and layouts
  • Conduct occasional site reconnaissance to examine field conditions, drainage and erosion control needs, as-built conditions, etc.
  • Efficiently employs standard techniques, procedures, and criteria while developing advanced methods to improve efficiency

Minimum Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Civil Engineering or related engineering field + none or demonstrated equivalency of experience and/or education
  • Valid U.S. Driver’s License

Preferred Qualifications:

  • 1+ years of Civil Engineering experience
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office tools (Word, Excel, Outlook)
  • Demonstrated experience using AutoCAD and/or Civil3D for civil engineering-related projects including stormwater, grading, roadway, and pipe networks.
  • Demonstrated experience using HydroCAD.
  • Experience in site development and erosion control and stormwater design.
  • Engineer-in-Training (EIT) or Fundamentals of Engineering (FE) preferred (not required)
  • Strong organizational, technical, and communications skills
  • Commitment to working efficiently to complete tasks within allotted schedule constraints

Additional Information

  • Relocation assistance and/or per diem is not offered for this position
  • This position does not include sponsorship for United States work authorization
  • Qualified applicants who are offered a position must pass a pre-employment substance abuse test
  • This position may be subject to a pre-employment Motor Vehicle Record Screening
  • All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.

With infrastructure investment accelerating worldwide, our services are in great demand, and there’s never been a better time to be at AECOM! Join us, and you’ll get all the benefits of being a part of a global, publicly traded firm – access to industry-leading technology and thinking and transformational work with big impact and work flexibility.

AECOM provides a wide array of compensation and benefits programs to meet the diverse needs of our employees and their families. We also provide a robust global well-being program. We’re the world’s trusted global infrastructure firm, and we’re in this together – your growth and success are ours too.

As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.

Join us and let’s get started.



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