AECOM Environmental Analyst in Sacramento, California

Business Line Environment

Position Title Environmental Analyst

United States of America - California


Job Summary

AECOM’s Sacramento office is seeking a professional with experience and expertise with managing the preparation of documentation to comply with the California Environmental Quality Act (CEQA) and/or the National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA). This position is focused on preparation of CEQA and NEPA analyses and reporting on a wide range of topics for a diverse set of clients and project types throughout California, and potentially beyond California.

The successful candidate would become a part of a dynamic northern California environmental planning team that enjoys excellent client relationships with local, regional, and State agencies, as well as private and nonprofit organizations. Our Sacramento office has built a reputation for innovation, high-quality work, attentive client service, and a collegial office culture that fosters teamwork. AECOM’s Sacramento-based projects often combine environmental analysis and review with urban design, policy planning, engineering and design, and other related elements. This position is an important part of continuing to build our integrated environmental and urban planning practice.

This position would involve work on small-, medium-, and large-scale projects for both public- and private-sector clients. The types of projects could include work related to urban development and planning, recreation and open space planning, transportation and other infrastructure improvements, master planning, energy generation and distribution, greenhouse gas reduction, water quality, stormwater management, land conservation, flood protection, climate resilience, transit-oriented development, among other types.

Project opportunities would be expected to be in northern California, the Sierra Nevada, and the Central Valley, but may include work elsewhere in California, the U.S., or possibly international locations.

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor's Degree

  • 10+ years' experience

  • Mastery of the requirements of CEQA and NEPA and, in particular, familiarity with evolving CEQA case law

  • Experience with a range of project types including, but not necessarily limited to residential/commercial development, local government small area and comprehensive plans, and parks and other public facility improvements

Preferred Qualifications

  • Specialized knowledge of topics germane to environmental analysis, such as geology/paleontology, hazards and hazardous materials, hydrology and water quality, mineral resources, and other topics

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.

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Job Category Sciences

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 181628BR

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.