Environmental Engineer - Military veterans preferred

AECOM (www.aecom.com)


  full-time   employee

United States

United States of America - California, Long Beach

Job Summary

AECOM is seeking an Environmental Engineer to support investigation and remediation projects in the Southern California region.

The appropriately qualified applicant will be able to demonstrate a career in civil or environmental engineering, specific to soil and groundwater remediation projects.

Responsibilities will include but not be limited to:

  • Provide engineering and environmental compliance support for design, construction, and operation of soil and groundwater remediation systems located at former waste sites and operating chemical manufacturing facilities.

  • Researches feasibility of alternative design approaches, site conditions, and regulatory agency guidance documents and specifications.

  • Evaluates site conditions and recommends remediation technologies to address remedial action objectives. Remediation technologies include containment (i.e., engineered covers/caps, sheet pile barrier walls, slurry-walls, hydraulic controls), in-situ treatment (i.e., soil vapor extraction, chemical oxidation, stabilization, thermal), and ex-situ treatment (soil and sludge stabilization, dig and haul, soil thermal treatment, groundwater treatment).

  • Project activities will include: preparation of feasibility studies and regulatory design submittals; preparation of design drawings and specifications; preparation of permit applications; preparation of construction bid packages; preparation of cost estimates; evaluation of contractor proposals; contract administration; preparation of cost tracking documents; review and coordination of construction documents; interactions with contractor personnel; management of waste residual; planning and technical support for construction and start-up activities; and technical support for operations activities.

Minimum Requirements

BA/BS in Civil, Environmental or related engineering field with 4 years of relevant experience or AA/AS with 6 years.

Must have valid U.S. Driver's License

Must be able to travel and perform field work as needed.

Due to the nature of the work, U.S. Citizenship is required.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree in Civil or Environmental Engineering

  • Professional Engineering License in California or ability to obtain.

  • 5+ years engineering with soil and groundwater remediation feasibility studies, remedial design, construction, and operation.

  • Experience with California cleanup regulations.

  • Broad regulatory understanding desirable for identification of ARARs and state and local permit requirements.

  • Demonstrated experience in wide range of containment and in-situ and ex-situ treatment technologies throughout all phases of project from feasibility study through implementation and O&M.

  • Demonstrated oversight and leadership for system tie-ins, start-up, operator training, O&M manuals, and project close-out.

  • Ability to interact with multi-disciplinary design, construction, and operations teams to meet client project needs.

  • Effective verbal and written communication skills for project presentations and reports.

  • Experience with project and program management software including Microsoft project and excel or other equivalent tools for budgeting, cost tracking, and scheduling.

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. 232714BR

Additional Locations US - Orange, CA - 999 Town & Country Rd

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.