AECOM Entry Level Biologist in Franklin, Tennessee

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Position Title Entry Level Biologist

United States of America - Tennessee


Job Summary

AECOM is actively seeking a highly motivated Entry Level Biologist for employment in the Franklin, TN 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 responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to:

  • Wetland delineation

  • Stream assessment

  • Endangered species assessment

  • Fisheries and sediment sampling

  • Other environmental sampling and analysis may be included in their duties

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor's degree in Biology or other related degree

  • Willingness to travel

  • Some knowledge of ecological systems: plant identification, stream ecology, wetlands delineation, avian or bat species, fisheries biology,

  • statistics.

  • Good working knowledge with Microsoft Word, Excel,

  • Collaborates well with others

  • Due to nature of the work U.S Citizenship is required

Preferred Qualifications

  • GIS or other mapping skills

  • Wetlands, erosion control, TN QHP, plant identification, Hazwoper, boat safety training a plus.

  • Familiar with the ecology of Tennessee, Kentucky, Alabama and the Southeast US a plus

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 Sciences

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 181105BR

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.