Environmental Scientist/Geologist II - Military veterans preferred

2021-09-10
AECOM (www.aecom.com)
Other

/yr

  full-time   employee


Orlando
Florida
United States

United States of America - Florida, Orlando

Job Summary

AECOM has an exciting opportunity for an Environmental Scientist or Geologist II to join our Remediation team in Florida in our Orlando, Tallahassee, or Jacksonville offices. You will work with a diverse team of technical leaders across a broad range of practice areas delivering remediation consulting services to our key clients.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • 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

  • Learn and develop a keen understanding of hazard recognition

  • Ability to travel up to 50% to various job sites

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:

  • Fortune’s World’s Most Admired Companies – 2014-2020

  • #1 in Transportation and General Building in Engineering-News Record's 2019 “Top 500 Design Firms” and #1 2019 “Top 200 Environmental Firms”

  • VIQTORY 2020 Military Friendly® Gold Employer

  • Perfect score on the Human Rights Campaign Foundation's Corporate Equality Index for 2017-2019

DCSA—Environment

With world class technical expertise, leading edge technology and innovative project delivery capability around the world, AECOM’s global environmental practice helps industry and government meet their business goals – to achieve compliance, reduce or eliminate risks and manage impacts. We provide advisory and technical services to help clients cleanup and close contaminated sites and surplus operational facilities and restore them for reuse, plan and permit new facilities, address critical climate change issues, restore habitats and water quality, protect natural and cultural resources, maintain compliance, and cost effectively manage residuals and wastes.

Minimum Requirements

  • BA/BS and 2 years of demonstrating remediation consulting experience and or equivalency of demonstrated experience and or education

  • Valid Driver's license

Preferred Qualifications

  • Managing drilling programs experience

  • Competency in soil, vapor and groundwater sampling

  • Experience with the Florida Department of Environmental Protection (FDEP) Petroleum Program

  • Good interpersonal and communication skills, comfortable meeting with clients, colleagues and sub-contractors alike.

  • Flexible with working hours and locations, frequent travel within 1 – 2 hour drive of home office, and occasionally further.

  • Willingness and ability to learn and rapidly master new tasks.

  • Strong research and report writing (including web based research).

  • Strong calculation skills.

  • Excellent written and verbal skills.

  • Strong quality and time management.

  • Self-starter, develops and delivers work under own initiative.

  • Solid attention to detail and thorough approach to work.

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. 254718BR

Additional Locations US - Jacksonville, FL - 4168 Southpoint Parkway, US - Tallahassee, FL - 1625 Summit Lake Drive

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.