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AECOM Environmental EIT in Burnaby, British Columbia

Company Description

Work with Us. Change the World.

At AECOM, we're delivering a better world. Whether improving your commute, keeping the lights on, providing access to clean water, or transforming skylines, our work helps people and communities thrive. We are the world's trusted infrastructure consulting firm, partnering with clients to solve the world’s most complex challenges and build legacies for future generations.

There has never been a better time to be at AECOM. With accelerating infrastructure investment worldwide, our services are in great demand. We invite you to bring your bold ideas and big dreams and become part of a global team of nearly 50,000 planners, designers, engineers, scientists, digital innovators, program and construction managers and other professionals delivering projects that create a positive and tangible impact around the world.

We're one global team driven by our common purpose to deliver a better world. Join us.

Job Description

The Environment team in Burnaby is looking for an Environmental EIT (Engineering in-training) to assist in environmental investigation programs and engineering design work packages such as environmental drilling investigation, soil, groundwater, sediment and soil vapour sampling; monitoring and maintenance of remediation systems, field inspections and construction field services oversight. The successful candidate will be working within a team of other technicians and junior engineers under the supervision of professional engineers and geologists. The position will involve assisting in all aspects of environmental projects with a focus on field work including subcontractor coordination. This is a Full-time role.

This position is ideally suited to a junior engineer seeking a mix of field and office responsibilities. Field work locations can vary from local to remote locations on a range of active to decommissioned commercial and industrial sites.

Responsibilities include:

  • Coordination and preparation for field programs including prep of safety plans and hazard assessments.

  • Sample collection of various media (soil, groundwater, surface water, sediment, soil vapour, etc.) as part of environmental site investigations, design work packages, and confirmation of remediation programs.

  • Oversight of contractors.

  • Monitoring and maintenance of remediation systems.

  • Data tabulation and data evaluation against provincial and federal environmental requirements

  • Support of Engineering calculations and design.

  • Support of deliverable preparation including reports, engineering specifications, and associated drawings.


Minimum Requirements:

  • Diploma or Degree in a relevant technical discipline, including but not limited to environmental, civil, chemical, hydrogeological, and geological study areas.

  • 2+ year of experience in environmental consulting, industry, or regulatory environment versed in contaminated site investigation, remediation, civil earthworks, and/or waste management.

  • Valid Driver’s license.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Prior field sampling or site investigation experience.

  • BC based and/or federal client work experience.

  • Engineering design experience under the supervision of professional engineer

  • Strong team work; able to listen to requirements and work well with others.

  • Excellent attention to detail and a thorough approach to work

  • Strong communication skills

  • Critical thinking and problem solving

  • Possess good written skills

  • Ability to learn new tasks

  • Flexible and hard working

  • Willing to travel within the province/country for work

  • Have a high degree of personal accountability

  • Looking to build analytical and design skills

Additional Information

  • Sponsorship for Canadian employment authorization is not available for this position.


Offered compensation will be based on location and individual qualifications. The expected range is $62,000.00 - $72,000.00.


AECOM is the world’s trusted infrastructure consulting firm, delivering professional services throughout the project lifecycle – from advisory, planning, design and engineering to program and construction management. On projects spanning transportation, buildings, water, new energy and the environment, our public- and private-sector clients trust us to solve their most complex challenges. Our teams are driven by a common purpose to deliver a better world through our unrivaled technical and digital expertise, a culture of equity, diversity and inclusion, and a commitment to environmental, social and governance priorities. AECOM is a Fortune 500 firm and its Professional Services business had revenue of $14.4 billion in fiscal year 2023. See how we are delivering sustainable legacies for generations to come at and @AECOM.

Freedom to Grow in a World of Opportunity

You will have the flexibility you need to do your best work with hybrid work options. Whether you’re working from an AECOM office, remote location or at a client site, you will be working in a dynamic environment where your integrity, entrepreneurial spirit and pioneering mindset are championed.

You will help us foster a culture of equity, diversity and inclusion – a safe and respectful workplace, where we invite everyone to bring their whole selves to work using their unique talents, backgrounds and expertise to create transformational outcomes for our clients.

AECOM provides a wide array of compensation and benefits programs to meet the diverse needs of our employees and their families. We also provide a robust global well-being program. We’re the world’s trusted global infrastructure firm, and we’re in this together – your growth and success are ours too.

Join us, and you’ll get all the benefits of being a part of a global, publicly traded firm – access to industry-leading technology and thinking and transformational work with big impact and work flexibility. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.

All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.

ReqID: J10100843

Business Line: Environment

Business Group: DCS

Strategic Business Unit: Canada

Career Area: Engineering

Work Location Model: Hybrid