AECOM Entry Level Environmental Engineer in Arlington, Virginia

Business Line Transportation

Position Title Entry Level Environmental Engineer

United States of America - Virginia


Job Summary

AECOM is actively seeking a highly motivated Entry Level Environmental Engineer for employment in the Arlington, VA office. AECOM is pleased to include you in a unique development opportunity, the Graduate Development Program (GDP). This program is designed to support your assimilation into the organization and assist with creating a foundation of knowledge for a successful career at AECOM. You will gain experience in your discipline through learning on the job and participate in development opportunities during the program, including access to AECOM's social media resources, group mentoring, and professional networking. The program also has learning activities that will be available to you, including webinars and on-line programs.

Imagine working on rewarding projects within a diverse culture, 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.

The appropriately qualified candidates will need to be professional, self-motivated, resourceful and able to prioritize the successful execution of a wide-range of traffic engineering project-related tasks. The appropriately qualified applicant will need to clearly demonstrate their experience and knowledge of traffic engineering design services for DOTs and public agencies.

  • Assists the Environmental Compliance Manager and Environmental Team in keeping all aspects of the project in compliance with all commitments of the Supplemental Final Environmental Impact Statement/Record of Decision, all conditions of all permits and approvals, and all environmentally-related portions of the technical provisions and contract documents. The includes maintaining the existing permits, obtaining new permits as needed, reviewing design documents for environmental compliance, and compliance inspections in the field during construction.

  • Assist with maintaining the existing permits and other permit coordinating duties

  • Assist with maintaining the Environmental Management plan for the project

  • Review design plans to ensure compliance with all commitments.

  • Conduct environmental compliance audits and inspections under the supervision of the Environmental Compliance Manager

  • General compliance reports to document inspection findings and spreadsheet compliance

Minimum Requirements

  • High School diploma or equivalent or equal from an accredited university or college where the candidate is a junior

  • 0-2 years of related experience

  • Capable of using spreadsheet, word processing and standard office software

  • Strong oral and written communication skills

  • High level of accuracy and attention to detail is essential; able to prioritize multiple task

  • Works well in team environment as well as independently

Preferred Qualifications

  • Demonstrated ability to work in a collaborative, fast-paced environment and adapt to changing priorities.

  • Excellent verbal communication skills and the ability to present and discuss technical content with clients, regulatory agency staff, and the public.

  • Must be highly self-motivated with the ability to successfully multi-task, perform detail oriented work, and demonstrate effective time management skills.

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.

At AECOM, employee's safety and security are our top Safeguarding core value. All employees are expected to set the highest level of safety expectation in their work, display the highest level of safe behavior, and actively participate in AECOM's Safety For Life Program. SH&E is a part of our company culture and participation is required for all employees.

NOTICE TO THIRD PARTY AGENCIES: Please note that AECOM does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters or employment agencies. In the absence of a signed Recruitment Fee Agreement, AECOM will not consider or agree to payment of any referral compensation or recruiter fee. In the event a recruiter or agency submits a resume or candidate without a previously signed agreement, AECOM explicitly reserves the right to pursue and hire those candidate(s) without any financial obligation to the recruiter or agency. Any unsolicited resumes, including those submitted to hiring managers, are deemed to be the property of AECOM.

Job Category Engineering - Environmental

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 174483BR

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.