AECOM Groundwater Team Lead in Thornhill, Ontario
Canada - Ontario, Thornhill
AECOM is actively seeking an energetic, dedicated person to fill the role of the Groundwater Field Team Lead in the Markham, ON office. This position would be reporting under AECOM’s environmental team of 40+ staff in Ontario, which carries out environmental site assessment and remediation work both inside and outside the province.
The successful candidate will support various projects by leading a small team of technicians that will conduct groundwater monitoring and sampling activities throughout Ontario. Conducting field work is an integral component of this position and it is important that the applicant must be willing to travel, including extended travel, when necessary.
Strong team player and leader, able to follow instructions and communicate well with others
Problem solving, excellent attention to detail and a thorough approach to work
Self-motivated and independent work habits
Ability to execute newly learned tasks
Able to work outdoors, often in inclement weather conditions, physically able to walk long distances in rugged terrain and carry up to 50 lbs of equipment
Willing to travel within the province/country, including extended travel
Valid and unrestricted driver’s license in Ontario
May be leading and participating in field meetings, possible oversight of subcontractors, contribute to and following safe work practices, developing/following/implementing safety plans on a day to day basis, recognizing hazards and documenting safety observations.
- High school diploma
Experience with the following in a work place setting would be an asset:
Field Notes – taking organized and detailed field notes, recording observations
Knowledgeable with Microsoft Word & Microsoft Excel programs and other standard office software and able to compile and interpret field and analytical data
Ability to interact effectively with internal and external clients
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)
Position Status Full-Time
Requisition/Vacancy No. 230982BR
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.