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AECOM has an immediate opening for a Geotechnical Engineer, Civil Engineer, or Geologist in our Portland, Oregon office. The appropriately qualified candidate will be expected to work successfully within a team environment and be able to communicate effectively with other project team members and clients. They will have a high level of initiative, motivation, and display drive, energy, and enthusiasm for getting things done. They will be a critical thinker and problem solver, and ready to apply their knowledge to establish a rewarding, long-term career. They will be expected to support in the delivery of geotechnical and trenchless design services to internal and external customers within the water, transportation, and environment business lines.
The qualified candidate’s initial assignment will include full-time observation for a large construction project in downtown Portland, Oregon. The duration of the project and initial assignment is approximately 18 to 24 months. The project includes a 3,000-foot-long trenchless crossing under the Willamette River using Horizontal Directional Drilling (HDD) method, four onshore trenchless crossings consisting of horizontal auger boring and pilot tube guide boring, shaft and pit temporary excavation support, and nearly 4,000 linear feet of open-cut trenching.
Following completion of the initial construction assignment, the successful candidate will primarily assist AECOM’s Pacific Northwest geotechnical team (Portland, OR and Seattle, WA offices) on a variety of field and office projects. Projects may involve traditional geotechnical work, such as site investigations, soil laboratory testing interpretations, geotechnical analyses and calculations, and geotechnical reporting and recommendations. Projects may also include detailed design work (e.g., drawings, specifications, cost estimates) for trenchless, geo-civil, and/or geo-structural projects. The successful candidate will also have opportunities to support other offices in the West region and across the nation remotely and/or on site.
The responsibilities of the position include, but are not limited to:
Initial full-time construction observation assignment (18-24 months):
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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.
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