AECOM Wastewater Process Engineer in Markham, Ontario

Canada - Ontario, Markham

Job Summary

AECOM’s Markham office is seeking an Intermediate Wastewater Process Engineer to perform the following duties:

  • Perform assignments requiring application of standard process calculations, techniques, procedures and criteria to carry out engineering tasks related to municipal wastewater treatment process design and construction administration activities. These assignments are designed to further develop judgment and understanding of professional and ethical responsibilities

  • Work under supervision of a project manager or senior-level team member

  • Perform municipal wastewater treatment plant site investigations, data collection and analysis activities

  • Prepare technical memoranda, and contribute to preliminary and detailed design reports

  • Prepare permitting applications for local regulatory agencies

  • Participate in wastewater engineering/process design activities including preparation of design calculations, equipment sizing and selection, process layouts, engineering specifications and cost estimates

  • Work collaboratively on multidisciplinary design teams and assist with design coordination tasks

  • Participate in contract administration services during the construction of wastewater infrastructure and facilities

  • Assist in commissioning activities related to wastewater treatment process start-up

Why come work for us?

  • Imagine working on rewarding projects within a diverse culture, and having access to exceptional 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. Our people bring deep industry knowledge to help you succeed.

  • This position provides the unique opportunity to work on a variety of wastewater treatment facilities and associated municipal infrastructure.

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor's degree in Chemical, Environmental or Civil Engineering

  • 2+ years of process design experience in Wastewater Treatment Plants and related infrastructure

  • Registered in Ontario as P.Eng., or EIT and on path to receive P.Eng. certification within 1 year of hiring

  • Proficient in common desktop packages, i.e. Word, Excel, MS Project, MS PowerPoint

  • Strong organizational, interpersonal, problem solving and analytical skills

  • Motivated, team player, independent, organized with strong business acumen

  • Excellent oral and written communication skills

  • Must possess a valid driver’s license

Preferred Qualifications

  • 5+ years of process design experience in Wastewater Treatment Plants and related infrastructure

  • Wastewater process, design and commissioning capabilities

  • General understanding of instrumentation and process controls

  • Experience with large wastewater treatment plants (>200 MLD)

  • Basic knowledge of industry standard computer software for the position (examples include software such as AutoCAD and, MicroStation) is an asset

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.

At AECOM, employee's safety and security are our top Safeguarding core value. All employees are expected to set the highest level of safety expectation in their work, display the highest level of safe behavior, and actively participate in AECOM's Safety For Life Program. SH&E is a part of our company culture and participation is required for all employees.

NOTICE TO THIRD PARTY AGENCIES: Please note that AECOM does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters or employment agencies. In the absence of a signed Recruitment Fee Agreement, AECOM will not consider or agree to payment of any referral compensation or recruiter fee. In the event a recruiter or agency submits a resume or candidate without a previously signed agreement, AECOM explicitly reserves the right to pursue and hire those candidate(s) without any financial obligation to the recruiter or agency. Any unsolicited resumes, including those submitted to hiring managers, are deemed to be the property of AECOM.

Job Category Program and Project Management

Business Line Water

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country Canada

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 194359BR

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.