AECOM Geologist /Environmental Scientist in Piscataway, New Jersey

United States of America - New Jersey, Piscataway

Job Summary

AECOM is actively seeking a creative, highly talented Geologist /Environmental Scientist for immediate employment for the Piscataway, NJ office. AECOM is proud to provide our employees with exciting, challenging projects.

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

  • Support of Project Managers

  • Sampling of environmental media (soil, sediment, groundwater, surface water, etc.)

  • Oversight for the installation of soil borings and well installation

  • Data evaluation

  • Development of reports, correspondence and various other documents

  • Subcontractor coordination

  • Report/memo writing

The successful candidate will have at least two of experience as a Geologist, Environmental, Earth Scientist, Civil / Environmental Engineer working on the investigation and remediation of contaminated sites. Bachelor’s degree and good communication skills with a working knowledge of Field Procedures and the Technical Requirements for Site Remediation required.

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor’s Degree

  • 2+ years of experience

  • OSHA 40-Hr Hazardous Work Operations and Emergency Responses (Hazwoper) Certification required

  • OSHA 10-Hr General Construction Preferred

  • Working knowledge of NJ Field Procedures Manual

  • Proficiency in MS Office Suite applications such as Word and Excel

  • GIS/Database EQuis proficiency Preferred

  • Effective oral and written communication skills

  • Valid driver's license is required

  • Ability to travel - Field work will be required

  • Tolerance for working in outdoor environments, including prolonged walking or standing on various terrain in a wide range of weather conditions

  • Ability to lift and carry 50 pounds

  • US Citizen

Preferred Qualifications

Familiarity with Technical Requirements for Site Remediation NJAC 7:26E

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.

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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. 196914BR

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.