Environmental Scientist II - Military veterans preferred

2020-05-20
AECOM (www.aecom.com)
Other

/yr

  full-time   employee


Piscataway
New Jersey
United States

United States of America - New York, New York City

Job Summary

AECOM has a position available for an Environmental Scientist with the option of working in our New York, NY, Piscataway, NJ or Clifton, NJ offices.

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

  • The field activities will consist of air, soil vapor, soil, groundwater and sediment sample collection, geological logging and interpretation, and the oversight of investigation and remediation subcontractors including laboratories and excavation and drilling companies

  • Assist with gathering and analyzing geological and hydrogeological data in both the field and office settings

  • Task Management Experience

  • Strong technical background

  • Preparing complex site conceptual models

  • Collecting and evaluating environmental data in field and office settings

  • Preparing investigation reports and drawings

  • Technical report writing

  • Investigation cost estimating

  • Identifying, preparing and demonstrating compliance with relevant permits

  • Independent field work and leadership of field teams

Minimum Requirements

Bachelors degree in Science

2+ years of experience to include one or more of the following:

  • site investigation methods

  • soil/groundwater remediation technologies

  • background in qualitative and quantitative hydrogeology, data evaluation, and management issues

  • demonstrated technical role in multiple site characterization, subsurface investigation and remediation projects

Must be capable of executing field work such as the ability to lift 30 lbs, work outside in various inclement weather conditions and walk long distances or in rugged terrain

Valid US driver’s license required

Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience with New York and/or New Jersey environmental regulations

  • Proficient using MS Office

  • GIS

  • Surfer software

  • Able to effectively communicate technical issues to clients

  • Experience with remedial investigations

  • Experience with contractor management

  • Strong technical background;

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills;

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. 237297BR

Additional Locations US - Clifton, NJ - 1255 Broad Street, US - Piscataway, NJ - 30 Knightsbridge 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.