AECOM Environmental Compliance Specialist in Houston, Texas

United States of America - Texas, Houston

Job Summary

AECOM is actively seeking a highly motivated Environmental Compliance Specialist with a background in environmental and regulatory compliance for employment in our Houston office to support environmental projects. This experienced practitioner will be focused on directing teams for project/task execution, and supporting our EHS compliance team.

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

  • Preparation of reports, permit applications, compliance plans, audits, and other technical documents

  • Development of cost estimates and proposals

  • Comply with the quality management system and health and safety

  • Coordination and work on specialized EHS projects, environmental compliance programs, and regulatory approval compliance for public and commercial facilities

  • Provide oversight to junior staff in their report preparation, and complete and review reports

  • Strong analytical and communications skills

  • Excellent technical, time-management and employee and client relations skills

  • Excellent communication (written and oral) skills, including technical report writing and data evaluation capabilities as well as detailed field (on-site) observations and associated documentation.

  • Excellent organizational skills, including being capable of tracking multiple simultaneous deliverables and deadlines, at times for multiple clients

  • Time management skills are critical, as the candidate must be able to meet deadlines and balance work loadsAbility to work in a team environment, as well as the skills necessary to operate as a primary staff member or practitioner on various types of environmental projects

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor's degree in environmental engineering, environmental science, or other relevant scientific discipline

  • 10+ years of relevant experience in environmental compliance

  • Strong knowledge of environmental compliance requirements and development and implementation of regulatory compliance programs related to CAA, CWA, RCRA, CERCLA, EPCRA, OPA, etc.

  • Proficiency in MS Office products to include: Microsoft Excel, Word, PowerPoint, and Outlook

  • Due to the nature of the work, US Citizenship is required

Preferred Qualifications

  • Professional certification (e.g., PE, CHMM, CPEA, CSP) preferred

  • HAZWOPER 40-hour, and current on 8-hour refresher

Additional Information:

  • Short term travel is required up to 30% of the time for client meetings.

  • Must possess a valid Driver's license

  • Qualified applicants who are offered a position must pass a pre-employment substance abuse test

  • Relocation and Per Diem are not available for this position

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 Line Environment

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 191725BR

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.