Hydraulic and Groundwater Engineer


Milan, Italy 🇮🇹

AECOM is currently seeking a Hydraulic and Groundwater Engineer to join our growing Environmental team in Italy. In this role, you will work with our experienced team of hydraulics, hydrogeologists, geologists, geochemists and civil engineers on projects in the remediation, civil infrastructure, waste management, mining and water supply sectors.

This exciting role will involve:

  • Hydrological analysis

  • Hydraulic and hydrological modelling using MIKE11, HEC-RAS, SWMM, HEC-HMS and other software packages.

  • Drainage system design

  • Flood risk analysis

  • Water management

  • Design and implementation of hydrogeological investigations of soil, bedrock, groundwater, surface water and soil vapours.

  • Overseeing and participating in field investigations involving drilling, geologic logging, sampling of various media, borehole instrumentation, well design/installation and aquifer testing.

  • Interpretation and reporting of site investigation results.

  • Development of 3D Geological Models using various digital tools and geostatistical software packages including EVS and Leapfrog.

  • Development of numerical models using MODFLOW, FEFLOW, HYDRUS, SEEP/W, and other software packages.

  • Working closely with environmental scientists and risk assessors to characterize and resolve environmental liabilities.

  • Duties including preparing proposals/workplans and managing project budgets, schedules, health + safety and project staffing.

  • Providing hydrogeological input to environmental assessments of proposed municipal, commercial and industrial developments.

  • Preparation of comprehensive technical reports describing field investigations, remedial activities and monitoring results to satisfy regulatory requirements.

  • Travel as required to meet project needs.

  • Liaison with clients and regulators.

Minimum Requirements

To be considered for the position, the candidate must meet the following minimum requirements:

Skills and Competences:

  • More than 3 years of experience working on

  • Italian: fluent (C2&above)

  • English: verbal and written excellent knowledge

  • Excellent report writing and verbal communication skills

  • A working knowledge of relevant laws, regulations, processes and procedures

  • Abilities in client liaison, and solution development

  • Excellent IT skills, familiar with relevant computer applications and simulation software

Personal attributes:

  • Outcome and deadline focused

  • Ability to work within a project-based and team- based environment

  • Initiative – self starter

  • Health and Safety conscious

Preferred Qualifications

Engineer or geologist

What We Offer

When you join AECOM, you become part of a company that is pioneering the future. Our teams around the world are involved in some of the most cutting-edge and innovative projects and programs of our time, addressing the big challenges of today and shaping the built environment for generations to come. We ensure a workplace that encourages growth, flexibility and creativity, as well as a company culture that champions inclusion, diversity and overall employee well-being through programs supported by company leadership. Our core values define who we are, how we act and what we aspire to, which comes down to not only delivering a better world, but working to “make amazing happen” in each neighborhood, community and city we touch. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.

Job Category Engineering – Environmental

Business Line Environment

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country Italy

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 244810BR

Virtual: No

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.

Apply By: ASAP