Construction Technician - Military veterans preferred

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

/yr

  full-time   employee


Sacramento
California
United States

United States of America - California, Sacramento

Job Summary

AECOM is seeking a Construction Technician to be based in Sacramento, CA that is highly motivated, resourceful, results-oriented, and decisive. Imagine working on rewarding projects and having access to exceptional training and career development opportunities.

Working at AECOM means being part of a global team, working with award-winning professionals across the world. Aspire to be a key player on some of the best projects regionally, with opportunities to work on projects nationally or internationally. Our people bring deep industry knowledge to help you succeed.

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 disaster recovery programs, and the tallest tower in the Western Hemisphere.

On projects spanning transportation, buildings, water, 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

About DCS—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.

For this position, the candidate will perform construction duties including:

  • General construction support (equipment spotting, hand digging, pipe fitting, concrete, demo, and painting).

  • General environmental support

  • Sample collection assistance (soil, sludge, water, vapor)

  • Process pipeline installation and repair

  • Traffic control functions.

  • Will be tasked with leading small jobs as skills allow.

Minimum Requirements

  • HS + 3 Years experience performing laborer functions. Successfully pass client required drug screens

  • Must have a valid driver's license

  • Current OSHA 40-hour HAZWOPER certification

  • Prompt and dependable

  • Occasional travel will be required

  • Highly motivated and capable of working effectively in both independent and team environments

  • Frequent use of hand and power tools to assemble or disassemble structures

  • Frequently position self to perform general construction work such as concrete work, digging and trenching

  • Frequently lift objects such as equipment, power tool and concrete sacks weighing up to 50 pounds and carry up to 50 feet

  • Constantly work in varying outdoor environments including cold, hot and wet

  • Must be able to strictly adhere to Health and Safety protocols to ensure personal and team’s safety

Preferred Qualifications

  • Operate gasoline powered equipment.

  • Operate light equipment such as forklifts and skid steers.

  • Pipe fitting and plumbing experience.

  • Knowledge of Construction techniques – road construction, grading, asphalt, and concrete.

  • Excellent communication skills.

Additional Information:

  • This position may be subject to a pre-employment Motor Vehicle Record Screening.

  • Relocation assistance and/or per diem is not offer for this position.

  • This position does not include sponsorship for United States work authorization.

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. 254411BR

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.