AECOM Scientist III – Geology/Environmental Scientist in Raleigh, North Carolina
Business Line Environment
Position Title Scientist III – Geology/Environmental Scientist
United States of America - North Carolina
AECOM is actively seeking a highly talented, motivated and experienced Scientist III – Geology/Environmental Scientist for immediate employment in our Raleigh, NC office.
The responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to:
Supports execution of projects involving soil and groundwater investigation, compliance, and remediation activities in accordance with the Clean Water Act, Resource Conservation and Recovery Act, or other regulatory programs
Assists Senior Project/Program Managers in efficient execution of project scope of work on time and within budget
Manages small to medium sized projects
Reviews contract documents
Provides field services for more complex site investigation task (complex drilling, aquifer test design and implementation, etc.)
Provides office support for data management and report preparation
Maintains the required AECOM-related documentation and forms
Bachelor's degree in Geology or Environmental Science
4+ years of environmental experience
Good communicator, self-motivated, good mechanical aptitude, and competent use of safe-work behaviors
Proficient computer skills in Microsoft Office (including Word and Excel; Access a plus) are desirable
Must be able to write and convey thoughts, and organize data in an efficient and clear manner; have excellent attention to detail; effectively multi-task; and desire to contribute to a dynamic team
Non-office/field skills: problem solving, mechanical knowledge
Report writing, data organization, and presentation
Strong scheduling, team building, and budget management skills
Must be able to obtain and maintain medical clearance for driving and wearing a respirator
Ability to work, think, and make decisions independently
Ability to work with diverse staff in office and non-office setting (i.e., outdoors, undeveloped/wooded areas, year-round)
Must possess a valid driver’s license
Some (20-40%) out of town, overnight travel required. Ability to travel out-of-State (NC) to complete field work (potentially>10 days or longer). Position is based in Raleigh, North Carolina and will require overnight travel primarily in the Mid-Atlantic States (primarily NC, VA, SC, TN)
Field tasks may require ability to lift and carry equipment up to 50 lbs
Must be able to conform to AECOM travel policies, including ability to obtain and hold the AECOM corporate credit card for use in making travel-related purchases
Must demonstrate professional demeanor in written and verbal communications with clients, regulatory officials, and fellow employees
Master's degree in Geology or Environmental Science
5+ years of environmental experience
Current 40-Hour HAZWOPER Training (29 CFR 1910.120)
PG License/tract to obtain
Experienced in soil and groundwater sampling, monitoring well drilling and construction management.
Aquifer testing, groundwater/fate and transport modeling experience
Geophysical instrumentation/interpretation experience
Mechanical, problem solving skills
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 Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)
Country United States of America
Position Status Full-Time
Requisition/Vacancy No. 188744BR
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.