AECOM Environmental, Safety and Occupational Health (ESOH) Specialist in Springfield, Virginia

United States of America - Virginia, Springfield

Job Summary

AECOM has an immediate opportunity for an

Environmental, Safety and Occupational Health (ESOH) Specialist in Springfield, Virginia. The ESOH Specialist is responsible for inspecting and evaluating the workplace, equipment and practices for adherence to the Environmental, Safety, and Occupational Health Program (implemented by the ESOH Manager) and government health and safety standards and regulations.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Instills a safety first mentality within respective work areas and a culture that achieves low accident rates and minimal lost-time injuries.

  • Knowledgeable in industrial hygiene investigations to include but not limited to ergonomics, indoor air quality, noise evaluations, lighting surveys, lead assessments, water sampling, and radiation surveys.

  • Maintains the ability to work as an individual and within a group.

  • Able to interface with the client to include U.S. Government civilians, Military personnel, and subcontractors.

  • Educates, observes, and ensures all personnel are performing work in compliance to all company ESOH policy and procedures.

  • Identifies hazardous workplace conditions and removes hazards and/or protects employees by guarding, revising work procedures, and training or requiring use of protective clothing and personal protective equipment.

  • Responsible for identifying and mitigating hazardous conditions that affect workers, property, and the environment.

  • Applies basic knowledge and understanding of OSHA requirements to assist in the safety of work activities within assigned area.

  • Strong written and verbal communication skills. Ability to address all levels of audience.

  • Demonstrates the ability to create comprehensive reports with attention to detail.

  • Able to assist with administrative tasks of varying levels.

Minimum Requirements

  • Must be a US Citizen.

  • Must be able to obtain and maintain a TS security clearance.

  • Bachelor’s degree in ESOH-related field such as Safety, Health or Industrial Hygiene, Environmental Engineering or demonstrated equivalent is preferred.

  • Minimum of five years of position related experience. ESOH-related experience may be substituted for educational requirements.

  • Excellent written communication skills; proficient knowledge of word-processing and integrated software applications; organizational skills and ability to perform detail-oriented work are required.

  • Position may require travel.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Active, fully adjudicated TS/SCI w/poly is preferred.

  • Pursuing and/or completed ES&H related professional certifications including, but not limited to the Certified Safety Professional (CSP), Associate Safety Professional (ASP), Graduate Safety Professional (GSP), Certified Industrial Hygienist (CIH), Certified Ergonomic Associate, Occupational Hygiene and Safety Technician (OHST) and Certified Hazardous Materials Manager (CHMM) certifications is preferred.

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 Safety / Health

Business Line Management Services

Business Group Management Services Group (MS)

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 201132BR

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.