United States of America - Washington, Seattle
AECOM has an immediate need for an Environmental Field Technician I to work in Seattle, Washington. This is a field position that requires working outside, in inclement weather at times, walking in rugged terrain and at times lifting and carrying equipment weighing up to 50 lbs. The candidate will provide industrial hygiene and environmental field work in support of the Environmental Compliance group servicing clients primarily in Seattle, Washington. These services include:
The responsibilities of this role include, but may not be limited to the following:
Performs routine fieldwork as a trainee (such as environmental sampling, assisting with calculations, and operations, maintenance and inspection of equipment of client site), working under close supervision.
Performs routine tasks in support of project staff and handles less complex duties.
Gather and maintain specified records of scientific data for supervisor, including but not limited to environmental sampling, operations and maintenance and inspections at client sites.
Other activities may include assisting with calculations, setting up and operating equipment, inspecting equipment and installations for compliance with specifications and maintaining proper project documentation.
Collects and enters data, and applies technical principles and theories under supervision
Working outdoors in a field setting
Conducting air, bulk, and wipe sampling (e.g., asbestos, lead, silica),
Assessing buildings for regulated building materials (e.g., asbestos, lead, PCBs), noise exposure monitoring, mapping, and abatement project monitoring.
High School diploma required
2+ years of relevant experience required
This is a field position and requires the ability to lift up to 50 lbs of equipment and to walk long distances in rugged terrain possibly in inclement weather
Familiarity with Health and Safety procedures
Experience using Word and Excel
Valid driver’s license
B.S in Industrial Hygiene, Environmental Studies or related field
40 hour OSHA certification is preferred
Experience in EHS desirable
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. 220640BR
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.