AECOM Scientist / Geologist Project Manager in Grand Rapids, Michigan

Business Line Environment

Position Title Scientist / Geologist Project Manager

United States of America - Michigan

Grand Rapids

Job Summary

AECOM is actively seeking a highly motivated mid-level geologist (or related field) or project manager for employment in the Grand Rapids, Michigan office. The position is perfect for an experienced science lead or manager in the environmental consulting field that wants to expand their career at a global company. AECOM can offer a vast array of opportunities for a driven individual. Our Grand Rapids office is currently performing groundbreaking work on several sites that involve emerging contaminants. These high profile projects, along with our strong backlog of consulting work, will help to broaden the knowledge, experience level and value of our employees.

The responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to:

  • Project and Field Management

  • Assist with all aspects of management both in the office and in the field

  • Prepare and review proposals to win work from existing and new clients

  • Plan and implement field and office tasks using field level scientists and technician to complete the work

  • Data evaluation and report writing

  • Report to the AECOM program manager and directly to the client

  • Supervise financials and client billings related to projects you manage

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree in Geology or related science degree

  • 4+ years of related experience

  • Must be able to work in a team environment; individually; and interact with other engineers, scientists, and administrative support

  • Experienced with environmental science principles, including site assessment and characterization, remediation, risk assessment, environmental chemistry, etc.

  • Tolerance for overnight travel and working a some amount of the time in an outdoor environment

  • Must pass a State and Federal criminal history/security background check; many projects/ clients are security sensitive

  • Must participate in and successfully complete a post-offer, pre-employment fitness for duty questionnaire

  • Must possess a valid driver's license

  • Candidate must be able to meet the medical clearance requirements of an OSHA (HAZWOPER) medical surveillance physical examination

  • 40-Hour Hazwoper Certificate/Training, with 8-Hour Refresher (current)

  • Effective oral and written communication skills

  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office(Word, Excel, Outlook)

  • Due to the nature of work, candidate must be a US Citizen or Permanent Resident of the United States

Preferred Qualifications

  • 7+ years of related experience

  • Project Management

  • PFAS related work preferred

  • Data Analysis

  • Financial Analysis

  • Integrity

  • First Aid/CPR Training

  • Lockout/Tagout Training

  • Fall Protection/Prevention Training/Competency

  • Confined Space Entry Training/Competency

  • Excavation/Trenching Training/Competency Fire Extinguisher Use/Inspection Training

  • HAZWOPER Supervisor (8-Hour) Certification

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

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 183177BR

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.