Environmental Technician (Source Testing) - Military veterans preferred

2020-07-12
AECOM (www.aecom.com)
Other

/yr

  full-time   employee


Midland
Michigan
United States

United States of America - Michigan, Midland

Job Summary

AECOM has an Environmental Scientist position available in Midland, Michigan. This position focuses on environmental regulatory support, environmental sampling, waste characterization, and data analysis specific to air, water and waste. This selected candidate will have a keen interest in environmental, health and safety as it relates to a wide range of environmental projects. Projects will include source testing, environmental compliance sampling, preparation of technical reports, and industrial plant support.

Responsibilities

A combination of the following responsibilities under the direction of a professional or experienced Environmental Scientist or Project Manager includes but is not limited to

  • Completion of field inspections and observations;

  • Field work to include the ability to lift up to 40 lbs and work outside sometimes in inclement weather, prolonged standing, walking in various types or terrain

  • Perform compliance tasks related to several different regulatory requirements in the areas of air, water, and waste;

  • Perform environmental sampling of wastewater, cooling tower water and air;

  • Perform testing from emissions sources (stack testing)

  • Work with multiple client businesses to support their EH&S objectives;

  • Support the environmental sampling team by coordinating sampling events, scheduling work, and ensuring they have required materials to complete job;

  • Coordination with outside analytical laboratories to ensure the data and quality objectives are achieved;

  • Preparation of technical reports and routine monitoring reports;

  • Review and validate analytical reports for accuracy and correctness; and

  • Support Project Managers on various environmental projects.

Minimum Requirements

  • High School diploma and 2+ years of experience

OR

  • Associate’s Degree in Science or related field (Biology, Chemistry, Engineering Technology, Environmental Science or Natural Resource Management)

  • Experience collecting environmental samples and working in an industrial setting; and

  • Experience working on teams;

  • One overnight per month of travel should be expected

  • Qualified applicants who are offered a position must pass a pre-employment substance abuse test, and will be subject to random testing.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Associates ’s Degree in Environmental Science, Biology or related Science or Engineering field with 2 years of experience is a plus

  • Experience with applicable EH&S rule and regulations preferred (MACT, CAA, CWA, and RCRA waste and Corrective Action regulations)

  • Experience using spreadsheets, word processing and standard MS Office software

  • Basic knowledge of industry standard computer software for the position (examples include software such as ArcGIS)

  • Must be able to lift up to 40 lbs and must have a tolerance for working in outdoor environments, including prolonged walking or standing on various terrain in a wide range of weather conditions;

  • Must be able to work at heights;

  • Must be able to plan ahead for projects, identify materials and equipment needed, develop and meet schedule

  • Must be able to derive decisions and recommendations based on collected data;

  • Experience working at chemical industrial plant;

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. 232900BR

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.