Environmental Scientist - Military veterans preferred

AECOM (www.aecom.com)


  full-time   employee

United States

United States of America - Hawaii, Honolulu

Job Summary

AECOM is actively seeking a highly motivated Entry-Level Environmental Scientist for employment in the Honolulu, Hawaii office to support a variety of environmental projects including environmental site investigations, Utilizes basic scientific principles, theories, practices and existing technologies to develop solutions for technical problems, and reporting.

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

  • Conducting and overseeing in the field, activities related to environmental assessment and remediation of sites impacted with petroleum products, drycleaner solvents, and/or other hazardous substances at private, state, local and federal facilities.

  • Tasks include overseeing drilling of wells and soil borings, overseeing excavation of contaminated soils, collection of soil and groundwater samples, and other field-related tasks.

  • Collects and enters data and applies technical principles and theories.

  • Interprets and records data, conducts analyses, compares findings to relevant studies and local, state and federal regulations to ensure compliance.

  • Entry-level position; may not require previous experience.

  • Assisting project managers in preparing analytical summary tables, assessment reports and with developing environmental site assessment and remediation strategies for contaminated sites, and preparation of draft and final plans and reports for agency approval

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Environmental Science, Environmental Engineering or Geology

  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel, PowerPoint)

  • Required to intermittently drive company or rental vehicles for work

Preferred Qualifications

  • Master’s Degree in Environmental Science, Environmental Engineering or Geology

  • General knowledge of field environmental sampling techniques

  • Experience with AutoCAD

  • Experience with ArcGIS

  • Effective communication skills, verbal and written

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 Sciences

Business Line Environment

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 211976BR

Clearance Required 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.