AECOM Entry Level Environmental Engineer/Scientist in Austin, Texas

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Position Title Entry Level Environmental Engineer/Scientist

United States of America - Texas


Job Summary

AECOM is actively seeking a highly motivated Entry-Level Engineer for employment in the Austin, Texas office.

AECOM is pleased to include you in a unique development opportunity, the Graduate Development Program (GDP). This program is designed to support you as a valued new member of our team, and assist with creating a foundation 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.

Responsibilities will include:

  • Learn and apply environmental regulatory requirements such as state and federal regulations implementing the Clean Air Act, Clean Water Act, and Resource Conservation and Recovery Act.

  • Prepare engineering related calculations such as air emission estimates and chemical volume, composition, and quantity estimates

  • Learn and apply industrial safety regulatory requirements such as OSHA General Industrial Safety and chemical Process Safety Management (PSM)

  • Draft written environmental compliance plans such as Spill Prevention, Countermeasures, and Control, Stormwater Pollution Prevention, and Hazardous Waste Contingency Plans

  • Participate in visits to industrial sites as needed

  • Work under supervision of a project manager or senior-level team member

  • Track and communicate workload and availability within the group

Minimum Requirements

  • 0-2 Years of Experience

  • Bachelor’s degree in Chemical, Environmental Engineering or other related Engineering degrees is required

  • Highly proficient in Microsoft Excel with experience in word processing and standard office software

  • Relocation benefits are not provided for this position

Preferred Qualifications

  • Co-op experience in industrial facility

  • Field experience, 40 Hazwoper

  • Experience reading and interpreting environmental regulations

  • GPA 3.0 or higher

  • Potential overnight travel across the U.S. depending on project

  • Engineer-in-Training (EIT) or Fundamentals of Engineering (FE) preferred

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. 178852BR

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.