Air Quality Scientist II - A - Military veterans preferred

2020-03-23
AECOM (www.aecom.com)
Other

/yr

  full-time   employee


Austin
Texas
United States

United States of America - Texas, Austin

Job Summary

  • Performs standard scientific work requiring application of techniques and procedures.

  • Detects problems when using standardized procedures because of the condition of sample, difficulties with the equipment, etc.

  • Conducts specific phases of projects for more experienced scientists.

  • Proposes appropriate analytical methods and techniques. Assists in providing advice and consulting services within scope of scientific knowledge.

  • Draws conclusions and makes recommendations based on analysis.

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

  • Works under general supervision.

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Science, preferably Chemistry, Atmospheric, or Environmental Science

  • Broad computer skills, particularly Microsoft Excel, Word and PowerPoint

  • Coursework in statistics

  • Strong technical writing skills

  • Interest in air quality and environmental science

  • Ability to communicate effectively, both verbally and in writing

  • Excellent organizational, time management, and interpersonal skills

  • Aptitude for working independently and within a team

Preferred Qualifications

  • Coursework in Computer Science

  • Experience with Oracle Databases

  • Experience with programming languages (VBA, VBScript, SQL+, UNIX, Java)

  • Experience with statistical software packages (Stata, R, etc.)

  • Experience in website development

  • Hands-on experience with air monitoring instrumentation

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 Engineering - Environmental

Business Line Environment

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 231179BR

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.