Environmental Engineer/Geologist - Military veterans preferred

AECOM (www.aecom.com)


  full-time   employee

United States

United States of America - California, Orange

Job Summary

AECOM is actively seeking a Senior Environmental Engineer or Senior Hydrogeologist/Geologist for employment in the Orange, CA office. In this important position, the successful candidate will support Project Managers and lead environmental investigation and remediation tasks as part of a multi-disciplinary project team.

Imagine working on rewarding projects within a diverse culture, and having access to exceptional training and 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, with opportunities to work on projects nationally or internationally. Our people bring deep industry knowledge to help you succeed.

Under the supervision of a Project Manager or senior-level team member, the successful candidate will:

  • Perform assignments requiring application of standard techniques, procedures and criteria to carry out tasks

  • Lead environmental investigation and remediation tasks as part of a multi-disciplinary project team

  • Develop subcontractor relationships and manage implementation of their services

  • Manage and coordinate complex field tasks involving groundwater monitoring, drilling and construction in the public-right-of way

  • Oversee permitting and access agreements with numerous public agencies and other stakeholders

  • Lead report writing tasks with the support of more junior staff

  • Task manage significant portions of a larger project

  • Assist Project Managers to successfully deliver projects on-schedule and on-budget

This is a Project Manager-track position, therefore, the ideal candidate must be able to work independently and productively in a collaborative team-environment, foster team building through inclusion and mentorship, display a high level of organization and communication, and demonstrate a strong desire to learn from Project Managers. For the right candidate, this position holds significant growth potential.

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree in Engineering or Geology

  • 6+ years of experience in related field, preferably environmental consulting for Federal, State, or private clients

  • Remedial investigation, remediation planning, or design experience

  • Cost estimating experience

  • OSHA HAZWOPER 40 Hour training

  • Proficient in Microsoft Office software

  • Demonstrated technical writing abilities

  • Strong writing, communication, and team building/leading skills

  • Ability to travel for short-term regional project assignments/meetings

Preferred Qualifications

  • Master's degree in Engineering or Geology preferred

  • 10+ years of experience in related field, preferably environmental consulting for Federal, State, or private clients

  • Applicants with the right experience but with a degree in Environmental Science, Biology, Ecology, Natural resources, Wetlands management, other planning, or an earth science-related field may also be considered

  • Experience with CERCLA RI/FS and RD/RA projects with commercial or DOD clients

  • Depending on work experience, applicants with 2-8 years of experience will be considered for this position

  • Professional Engineer (PE) or Professional Geologist (PG) certification is preferred, although consideration will be given to candidates working towards those certifications

  • Remediation bid document preparation experience

  • Experience with proposal writing and proposal cost estimating

  • Proficiency in GIS, AutoCad, Microsoft Project, and Microsoft Access

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. 211406BR

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.