Senior Environmental Scientist - Military veterans preferred



  full-time   employee

East Syracuse
New York
United States

United States of America - New York, Albany -NY

Job Summary

AECOM has an immediate need for a Senior Environmental Scientist to work in one of our Upstate New York offices (Albany, Buffalo, East Syracuse or Rochester).

The responsibilities of this position include, but may not be limited to the following:

  • Utilizes advanced scientific principles, theories, practices and existing technologies develop technical solutions to complex problems.

  • Interprets and records data, conducts analyses, compares findings to relevant studies and local, provincial and national regulations to ensure compliance. Work is performed with minimal direction.

  • Exercises considerable latitude in determining technical objectives of assignment. Responsible for advanced duties and activities in their specialized functional area.

  • Conducts research and does investigation work as required.

  • Plans and organizes project studies.

  • Assists in the resolution of conflicting technical information and unsuitability of standard procedures.

  • Performs complex assignments often requiring the development of unique solutions to problems.

  • May oversee the work of less experienced scientists.

Minimum Requirements

Bachelors Degree in Environmental Science or similar

6+ years of relevant experience to include:

  • Utility experience

  • Article VII permitting experience

  • USACE and NYSDEC permitting experience

  • Wetland delineation and natural resource surveys

  • Field experience

  • Environmental impact assessment experience

This position cannot support sponsorship

Preferred Qualifications

Project management experience

Client facing experience

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. 233407BR

Additional Locations US - Buffalo, NY - 257 West Genesee Street, US - East Syracuse, NY - 5015 Campuswood Dr, US - Rochester, NY - 89 East Avenue

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.