AECOM Environmental Engineer in Alice Springs, Australia

Australia - Australian Capital Territory, Alice Springs

Job Summary

AECOM has a great opportunity for an Environmental Engineer supporting our Oasis program in Alice Springs, Australia. The Environmental Engineer will advise and assist the program’s Safety, Occupational Health and Environmental, (SH&E) Manager in the development, implementation and management of facility environmental requirements and programs. Mission needs cover a single site in a remote location in Australia, The individual will ensure the Mission’s SH&E Plan & SOPs satisfy applicable Australian, US Federal, and DoD environmental regulations; and, he/she will implement AECOM’s Corporate Safety for Life Program for planning and execution of environmental tasks at the facility. The Environmental Engineer is responsible for providing technical assistance for environmental permitting and/or review/modifications, compliance monitoring and audits, and Australian, US Federal (EPA) and DoD reporting for air, water and waste aspects of facility operations; assisting the SH&E department in conducting scheduled environmental compliance & safety audits and inspections of facilities, and assuring environmental compliance records are organized and maintained per applicable regulations; coordinating environmental compliance sampling/testing as required by applicable permits and regulations, including interfacing with external laboratories relative to sampling protocol(s), chain of custody, etc.; communicating audit/inspection deficiencies to site operations personnel, and facilitating & tracking their corrective actions through implementation; reporting environmental non-compliance notifications to the appropriate agencies as required/directed by the client; and, maintaining all required documentation and records; coordinating and facilitating significant near-miss and incident investigations associated with non-compliant environmental events; including communication of action items and tracking of resolutions; providing oversight & technical support to AECOM Project Management for various environmental preventive/corrective maintenance and project tasks; developing, assisting and monitoring program(s) for waste reduction and providing support to SH&E department as appropriate for assuring daily operating requirements are satisfied at the facility.

Minimum Requirements

  • Must be able to obtain a TS/SCI w/poly clearance.

  • BS in Environmental Engineering or Chemical Engineering is required.

  • 5 or more years industrial experience involving air, water and waste disciplines (or equivalent).

  • Working knowledge of Australian, US Federal (EPA) and DoD Environmental regulations.

  • Must be proficient with reporting procedures for environmental and safety, including but not limited to RCRA, CAA, CWA, TSCA, and OSHA.

  • Proficiency with MS Office is required.

  • Excellent verbal & written communication, organizational and interpersonal skills.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Preferred experience includes previous Base Operations Support Services in a secure environment.

What We Offer

AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow.

AECOM is an equal opportunity employer and Minorities, Females, Veterans, and Disabled persons are encouraged to apply. For further information, please click here to view the EEO Is The Law poster.

Job Category Engineering - Water / Wastewater

Business Line Government

Business Group Management Services Group (MS)

Country Australia

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 186127BR

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.