Graduate Civil Water Engineer

Boston, MA, United States
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Organization Type: 
Private Sector
Experience Level: 
Entry Level (0-2 Years)
Degree Required: 
Bachelor's (Or Equivalent)
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Start Here, Go Anywhere!  Are you looking for an opportunity to shape a better world?
During your career at Arup, you’ll have the chance to engage in a fulfilling career and work with some of the most highly respected engineers and specialists in the world. You’ll also get the opportunity to work on exciting and significant projects, delivering quality work that has a positive and lasting influence on the community and the environment.
Responsibilities of this specific role will include, but not be limited to the following:
• MicroStation and AutoCAD software to layout drainage systems and utility systems as well as grading designs
• Hydraulic modeling tools such as InfoWorks, Hydraflow and WaterCAD to analyze and design stormwater, sanitary and potable water systems
• Applicable codes, specifications and standards for design of the above elements
• Interdependence between skills in delivering sustainable outcomes
• Many phases of the planning, design and construction process
• Techniques associated with construction activities
• Regulatory environment for gaining approval at different stages of project delivery
• Interact with our clients to address their needs and concerns
• Big-picture awareness that permeates every skill area in Arup
• Format, style and quality of our reports, calculations, plans, drawing and specifications


• Bachelor Degree in Civil/Environmental or Water Resources Engineering
• Ability to take the FE exam, or have passed the FE exam
• 3.0 GPA or higher
• Familiarity with civil drafting software and technical writing
• Candidate must not require sponsorship, now or in the future to be considered for this role
• Sound knowledge of civil engineering fundamentals
• Evidence of past engineering internship or extracurricular activity in the field
• The ability to prioritize effectively, balance assigned work and exceptional organization skills required for our constantly evolving environment
• Strong interpersonal and communication skills essential for team-based working
• Presentation skills with colleagues and clients of all levels

• Master’s Degree in Civil/Environmental/Water Resources Engineering
• EIT/ FE Certification
• Proficient with civil engineering design and analysis tools to include fluency in 3D CAD software
• Proficient with Hydraulic & Hydrologic tools
Coursework or familiarity with sustainable design principals, and/or resilient design 

Notable Projects

Arup is the creative force at the heart of many of the world's most prominent projects across our industry. We offer a broad range of professional services to clients around the world that combine to make a real difference to our clients and the communities in which we work.

• Harvard University Smith Campus Center
• Northeastern ISEC + Bridge
• Olver Transit Center
• Harvard Art Museums
• Institute of Contemporary Art / Boston
• WPI Foisie Innovation Studio & Residence Hall
• UMass Amherst Isenberg School of Management
• MIT Site 4 Residential Tower

Upon joining Arup your journey is likely to be varied and rewarding, giving you the opportunity to make a positive difference in the world. Outlined below are a few of the benefits Arup has to offer you as a FT employee of the firm:
• Global Profit Share - paid out bi-annually
• Personal Health Insurance
• 401(k)  - with a dollar for dollar company match up to 10%
• Paid Time Off (PTO)
• Tuition reimbursement
• Professional Membership and Certification reimbursement
• Short Term and Long Term Assignment Career Opportunities around the Globe
Arup is an equal opportunity employer committed to a diverse and inclusive work environment where our people are encouraged to grow. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, marital status, age, national origin, ancestry, disability, medical condition, pregnancy, genetic information, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran status, or any other status protected under federal, state, or local law.