Water Resources Engineer

    • AECOM Corp. - Worldwide
  • North Charleston, SC
  • Posted 59 days ago | Updated 9 hours ago


On Site
USD 90,000.00 - 140,000.00 per year
Full Time


Professional development
Quality control
Construction management
Project management
Organizational skills
Technical drafting

Job Details

Company Description

How will you make your mark?

At AECOM, our work in providing access to clean water enables communities to thrive and ecosystems to flourish, contributing to a resilient future. As a global leader in infrastructure consulting, we are at the forefront of significant water projects, with over 6,000 of the industry's best minds driving innovation and technical excellence. Together, we develop solutions that are not only best in the world, but best for the world.

With an acceleration in infrastructure investment, your bold ideas and global expertise have never been more crucial. Join our dynamic team, where innovation, career growth, and collaboration are celebrated. Enjoy the freedom to grow with customizable career paths, water-specific technical and professional development and the potential to contribute to transformational projects worldwide. Discover your #H2Opportunity

Job Description

AECOM's South Carolina Water Resources Group is currently seeking a highly talented Water Resources Engineer. The appropriate applicant will be able to demonstrate an established career as a resourceful civil engineer with a focus in stormwater management and have experience specifically working in a design capacity as a Civil Engineer and/or Project Engineer with stormwater focus in the following areas:

  • Hydrology & Hydraulic Analysis

  • Water Resources Planning

  • Stormwater Design & Engineering

  • Stormwater BMP, LID and GI Planning

  • Port and Coastal Engineering

  • Wetland Delineation & Planning

  • Water Quality Control

The ideal candidate's responsibilities will include, but not limited to:

  • Technical execution of stormwater management projects including assessments, reports, conceptual designs, permitting, preparation of construction documents including specifications and cost estimates, presentations to clients and stakeholders, construction management and oversight, and project management.

  • Supervise and support the work of others and mentor junior level engineering & design/drafting technical staff.

  • Work directly with clients to determine needs and deliver solutions and lead teams in the preparation of winning proposals and successful presentations.

  • Develop small to large planning and design projects from inception to completion.

  • Prepare, review and approve water resources modelling, planning, finance, design and build documents, technical memos, project drawings, specifications, schedules and cost estimates.

  • Perform quality control review of project deliverables including design calculations or drawings.

  • Work with relevant software in the industry.

  • Serve as a cross-disciplinary resource to best serve the needs of AECOM.


Minimum Requirements:

  • Bachelor's degree in civil or environmental or water resources engineering or other related field required.

  • Minimum 6 years of relevant experience.

  • Valid U.S. Driver's License and as a condition of employment, must be able to pass AECOM's Motor Vehicle Records review.

Preferred Qualifications

  • PE Certification in South Carolina or ability to register by reciprocity.

  • Project Management experience.

  • Strong verbal and written communication skills.

  • Excellent organizational skills and be able to work well in a team environment.

Additional Information

  • Relocation is available for this position.

  • Sponsorship is available for this position.


Offered compensation will be based on location and individual qualifications. The expected range is $90,000.00 - $140,000.00.


AECOM is proud to offer a comprehensive benefits program to meet the diverse needs of our employees. Depending on your employment status, AECOM benefits may include medical, dental, vision, life, AD&D, disability benefits, paid time off, leaves of absence, voluntary benefits, perks, U.S. and global well-being programs, employee assistance program, business travel insurance, service recognition awards, retirement savings plan, and employee stock purchase plan.

AECOM is the world's trusted infrastructure consulting firm, delivering professional services throughout the project lifecycle - from advisory, planning, design and engineering to program and construction management. On projects spanning transportation, buildings, water, new energy and the environment, our public- and private-sector clients trust us to solve their most complex challenges. Our teams are driven by a common purpose to deliver a better world through our unrivaled technical and digital expertise, a culture of equity, diversity and inclusion, and a commitment to environmental, social and governance priorities. AECOM is a Fortune 500 firm and its Professional Services business had revenue of $14.4 billion in fiscal year 2023. See how we are delivering sustainable legacies for generations to come at aecom.com and @AECOM.

Freedom to Grow in a World of Opportunity

You will have the flexibility you need to do your best work with hybrid work options. Whether you're working from an AECOM office, remote location or at a client site, you will be working in a dynamic environment where your integrity, entrepreneurial spirit and pioneering mindset are championed.

You will help us foster a culture of equity, diversity and inclusion - a safe and respectful workplace, where we invite everyone to bring their whole selves to work using their unique talents, backgrounds and expertise to create transformational outcomes for our clients.

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.

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

All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.

ReqID: J10104917

Business Line: Water

Business Group: DCS

Strategic Business Unit: East

Career Area: Engineering

Work Location Model: Hybrid