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Civil Engineering (Water Resources)


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Job Description

AECOM is seeking a Civil Engineering (Water Resources) to be based in Kitchener, Ontario, Canada.

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

  • Builds analytic and design skills.
  • Performs work in accordance with agreed-upon budget and schedule under supervision.
  • Complete initial hydrologic and hydraulic calculations related to the sizing of culverts, ditches, channels, floodways, and various hydraulic structures.
  • Apply provincial and municipal design criteria and adhere to industry standards in support of the development of preliminary and detailed designs for stormwater management systems.
  • Support the Water Resources team with the preliminary and detailed design of low-impact development and green infrastructure projects throughout Ontario.
  • Assemble and prepare data from a variety of geospatial databases, stormwater design reports, and related documents for hydrologic and hydraulic model development.
  • Assist with the completion of fieldwork related to water quality and sediment sampling, including maintenance of field telemetry stations.
  • Support water resources and broader civil engineering teams with the delivery of a variety of complex, multi-disciplinary engineering projects.


Minimum Requirements:

  • Bachelor's degree in Civil Engineering.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Registered EIT in Ontario.
  • Ability to undertake a combination of technical field and office work.
  • Strong proficiency with Microsoft Office.
  • Solid working knowledge of industry-standard hydrologic and hydraulic modeling software (e.g., PCSWMM, HEC-RAS, HEC-HMS, VO, etc.)
  • Working knowledge of ArcGIS.
  • Desire to work as part of an integrated team to support the successful delivery of critical infrastructure projects throughout the Province.
  • Valid driver’s license.
  • Reliable transportation.

Additional Information

  • Relocation assistance is not available for this position.
  • Sponsorship is not available for this position.


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 and @AECOM.

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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.