AECOM Geologist - Environmental Remediation in Southfield, Michigan
United States of America - Michigan, Southfield
The Environment Business Line of AECOM has an opening for a Geologist in our Southfield, MI office to assist with a variety of projects including data management, site investigations and remediation. The successful candidate will assist with gathering and analyzing geological, hydrogeological and geochemical data in both the field and office settings.
The field activities will consist of soil, groundwater, surface water, sediment, air and soil vapor sample collection, geological logging and interpretation, and the oversight of subcontractors including laboratories and excavation and drilling companies. The office activities will involve preparation of investigation reports.
Understand and assist with site conceptual models
Collect and evaluate environmental data in field and office settings
Prepare investigation reports and drawings
Independent field work and leadership of field teams
Develop cost estimates associated with field related activities
Learn and develop a keen understanding of hazard recognition
Ability to travel up to 50% to various job sites within the U.S.
Bachelor's Degree in Environmental Sciences or Geology
2+ years of relevant experience
Excellent oral and written communication skills required
US Driver’s License in good standing
Ability to understand and supervise advancement of soil borings and installation of monitoring wells
Ability to demonstrate a primary technical role in multiple site characterization, subsurface investigation and remediation projects at various client sites
Possesses technical report writing skills
Multi-tasker and problem-solver
Attention to detail and desire to complete quality work products
Ability to work well with others and comprehend instruction quickly
Proficient in the use of Microsoft Products including Word and Excel
Master’s degree a plus
40-hr OSHA HAZWOPER training and annual updates preferred
Experience with AutoCAD a plus
What We Offer
When you join AECOM, you become part of a company that is pioneering the future . Our teams around the world are involved in some of the most cutting-edge and innovative projects and programs of our time, addressing the big challenges of today and shaping the built environment for generations to come. We ensure a workplace that encourages growth, flexibility and creativity, as well as a company culture that champions inclusion, diversity and overall employee well-being through programs supported by company leadership. Our core values define who we are, how we act and what we aspire to, which comes down to not only delivering a better world , but working to “make amazing happen” in each neighborhood, community and city we touch. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.
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. 199242BR
Clearance Required No
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.