Senior Geologist / Environmental Scientist - Military veterans preferred



  full-time   employee

United States

United States of America - Michigan, Southfield

Job Summary

AECOM is seeking an experienced Senior Geologist/Environmental Scientist for our Southfield Michigan location. As a fully qualified scientist, you will utilize scientific principles, theories, practices and existing technologies to develop technical solutions to a wide range of difficult problems. Requires general familiarity within a broad field of scientific knowledge of reciprocal effects of the work upon other disciplines/fields.

Possible specific duties and responsibilities of this position include:

  • Data reduction, review and interpretation

  • Drafting of figures using AutoCAD

  • Drafting of regulatory reports required under Part 201 and 213, including exposure pathway analysis

  • Review of junior level reports and field notes to ensure compliance with Quality Management Systems

  • Development of site specific SHE Safety Plans

  • Completion of Safety, Health and Environment (SHE) paperwork and observations

  • Sampling of various media including soil, groundwater, surface water and soil gas

  • Installation of groundwater monitoring wells and vapor monitoring points

  • Oversight of subcontractors performing various tasks

  • Interaction with the public as a representative of AECOM

  • Calibration of field instrumentation and documentation

  • Completion of lithologic descriptions of soils from drilling activities

  • Field preservation of samples in preparation for laboratory analysis

  • Data reduction, review and interpretation

Minimum Requirements

Minimum Requirements :

BA/BS in Geology, Geosciences or Engineering with 4 years of related experiences or demonstrated equivalency of experience and/or education

Michigan Driver’s License in good standing

Preferred Qualifications

Preferred Qualifications :

  • 6+ years of relevant environmental consulting experience preferred.

  • Understanding of Part 213 (LUST regulations)

  • Experience drafting regulatory reports required under Part 213

  • Proficient in the use of Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, etc.) required.

  • Excellent oral and written communication skills required.

  • Multi-tasker and problem-solver

  • Attention to detail and desire to complete quality work products

  • Ability to work well with others in a Team environment and able to comprehend instruction quickly

  • Experience using AutoCAD.

  • 40-hr OSHA HAZWOPER 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. 231287BR

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.