Junior-Level Chemist - Military veterans preferred

2021-09-03
AECOM (www.aecom.com)
Other

/yr

  full-time   employee


Austin
Texas
United States

United States of America - Texas, Austin

Job Summary

AECOM is seeking a Junior Level Chemist to be based in the Austin, Texas Office.

This position is expected to begin in October 2021.

About AECOM

At AECOM , we believe infrastructure creates opportunity for everyone. Whether it’s improving your commute, keeping the lights on, providing access to clean water or transforming skylines, our work helps people and communities thrive.

We take on the most complex challenges and pioneer innovative, iconic solutions that push the limits of what’s possible – the world’s longest cable-stayed bridge, record-breaking sports events, the largest greenfield port development mega project, life-sustaining and disaster recovery programs, and the tallest tower in the Western Hemisphere.

On projects spanning transportation, buildings, water, governments, energy and the environment, we deliver professional services throughout the project lifecycle.

We are proud to be recognized for excellence:

  • Named one of Fortune magazine's "World's Most Admired Companies" for the sixth consecutive year

  • Ranked #1 in Engineering News-Record’s 2020 “Top 200 Environmental Firms”

  • Ranked #1 in Transportation and General Building in Engineering News-Record’s 2020 “Top 500 Design Firms”

  • VIQTORY 2020 Military Friendly® Gold Employer

The responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to:

  • Sample control: receiving, storing, and disposing of samples;

  • Preparing reagents and samples;

  • Analyzing samples;

  • Conducting experiments with supervision;

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree Chemistry

  • Must have valid driver’s license

  • Must be willing to travel

Preferred Qualifications

  • Industrial or academic laboratory experience is preferred. Examples: having worked for at least 160 hours in an industrial laboratory or having completed at least two semesters of extra-curricular, academic laboratory research

  • Familiarity with Microsoft Office software applications such as Word and Excel

  • Knowledge in safety measures and PPE

  • Detail-oriented and observant

  • Possess excellent written and oral 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 Engineering - Chemical

Business Line Water

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 254185BR

Virtual: 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.