AECOM Geologist - Environmental Remediation in Southfield, Michigan

United States of America - Michigan, Southfield

Job Summary

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.

Responsibilities include:

  • 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

  • Contractor oversight

  • 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.

Minimum Requirements

  • 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

Preferred Qualifications

  • 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.