AECOM Entry Level Geotechnical Engineer in Orange, California
Business Line Water
Position Title Entry Level Geotechnical Engineer
United States of America - California
AECOM is actively seeking a highly motivated Entry-Level Geotechnical Engineer for employment in the Orange, CA office. 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.
Under the responsible charge of a Professional Engineer:
Perform geotechnical analyses including slope stability, seepage, settlement, shallow and deep foundations, retaining walls, and seismic
Conduct field exploration, collect samples, analyze data and review geotechnical samples for laboratory testing
Work under supervision of a project manager or senior-level team member
Demonstrated ability to build trusting working relationships with clients and colleagues
Geotechnical Staff Engineer will support various projects that involve field investigation, soil sample collection, geotechnical analysis and design of foundations for various structures such as bridges, dams, pipelines, treatment plants, etc.
Interpret and record data, conduct analyses, compare findings to relevant studies and local, state and federal regulations to ensure compliance
Work closely with senior engineers and project managers and get guidance on all aspects of the geotechnical engineering work.
Knowledge in installation and/or functioning of geotechnical investigation and analysis is a plus.
Analyzing data using spreadsheets and geotechnical software assist in preparation of geotechnical reports.
Bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering with focus on Geotechnical Engineering
Requires working physically outdoors
Travel occasionally required
Computer skills including Excel and Word
Valid driver license required
Master’s degree in Geotechnical Engineering
Experience in Geotechnical drilling oversight
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 to view the EEO Is The Law poster.
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Job Category Engineering - Geotechnical
Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)
Country United States of America
Position Status Full-Time
Requisition/Vacancy No. 184272BR
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.