Geologist - Military veterans preferred

2019-09-06
AECOM (www.aecom.com)
Other

/yr

  full-time   employee


Sacramento
California
United States

United States of America - California, Sacramento

Job Summary

AECOM is actively seeking a creative, highly talented Geologist for immediate employment for the Oakland, CA office. AECOM is proud to provide our employees with exciting, challenging projects.

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

  • Complete required safety training; safety training will be assigned through AECOM University and other company and client programs.

  • Complete required company and client safety metrics reporting (safety observations, etc.) and record in company tracking systems.

  • Will be author of reports and plans; will meet all deliverable/reporting requirements for client projects while delivering high-quality and innovative deliverables.

  • As part of PMO team, assist Oakland PMO staff with requests for field or office support as needed. Field work to support test borings, well installations, groundwater sampling/monitoring, and other possible field tasks will be part of role.

  • May serve as a deputy project manager to assist project manager with work scope planning, scheduling, and reporting as well as client management and communications. Pursuit of AECOM project manager certification expected within several years.

  • Assist the Shell PMO office leader and team with special projects as necessary.

  • Some travel required – usually no more than 10 percent.

  • Will report to senior team leader of PMO and will have senior mentor.

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor's Degree in geology or related science field required, with 4+ years of relevant experience or demonstrated equivalency of experience and/or education.

  • Experience with environmental investigation/assessments and remedial action plans

  • Due to the nature of the work, US Citizenship is required

  • Able and willing to perform field work as needed.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Ability to understand basic geologic and hydrogeological concepts to be applied to projects

  • Master’s degree preferred

  • Path to registered/certified geologist in California would be preferential

  • 40-hour Hazwoper Health and Safety Training

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. 224456BR

Additional Locations US - Oakland, CA - 1333 Broadway

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.