15 hours
2017-11-232017-12-23

Environmental Scientist - Contaminated Land (Perth)

Aecom
Perth
  • Job Code
    23339-1165971
Company AECOM

Job Title: Environmental Scientist - Contaminated Land (Perth)

JobID: 23339-1165971

Location: Perth, AUS

Description: **Business Line** Environment

**Position Title** Environmental Scientist - Contaminated Land (Perth)

Australia - Western Australia

Perth

**Job Summary**

AECOM has an exciting opportunity for a Contaminated Land Consultant to join our highly regarded and dynamic Geoscience and Remediation Services workgroup based in Perth. You will work with a team of environmental engineers, scientists and hydrologists, providing contaminated land assessment and remediation consulting on a wide range of projects, including working with large international oil and gas, mining and public sector clients across WA and further afield.

* Project team member on a variety of contaminated land projects, including preliminary and detailed site investigations, groundwater and soil vapour monitoring events, compliance monitoring and site remediation.

* Supervision of all intrusive investigation and remediation programs, including drilling programs, installation of groundwater and soil vapour monitoring wells, probes and sub-slab pins, subsurface service clearance, elevation surveying, and sampling of environmental media including soil, sediment, surface water, soil vapour, groundwater.

* All aspects of field work preparation, including production of health and safety plans, coordination of subcontractors and vendors, preparation of equipment and laboratory containers, arrangement of couriers, travel arrangements and other mobilisation/de-mobilisation considerations.

You will be required to work closely with our project teams to undertake work programs designed to provide innovative and progressive project solutions for our clients. As such, we need an experienced professional, who possesses strong interpersonal and communication skills, and who is able to quickly respond to challenging project needs. You will split your time between our office in Perth and field work, therefore an ability and willingness to work remotely in the field, often in rural Western Australia, is required.

**_This role will also be open to Term Time applicants. Please do make note of this on your application._** **_For further information regarding our Term Time employment please visit_** https://www.flexcareers.com.au/employers/aecom **Closing date for applications by Monday 27th November 2017.**

**Minimum Requirements**

* Minimum 2 years’ demonstrated experience in a professional contaminated land consultancy setting, including developing knowledge in the areas of project management.

* Extensive experience and knowledge of contaminated land field methodologies, including supervision of drilling programs, service clearance, elevation surveying, soil sampling, groundwater gauging purging and sampling, soil vapour leak testing, and soil vapour purging and sampling.

**Preferred Qualifications**

* Bachelor’s degree in environmental science, geoscience, hydrology, soil science, geotechnical engineering or a related discipline.

**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.

_NOTICE TO THIRD PARTY AGENCIES: Please note that AECOM does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters or employment agencies. In the absence of a signed Recruitment Fee Agreement, AECOM will not consider or agree to payment of any referral compensation or recruiter fee. In the event a recruiter or agency submits a resume or candidate without a previously signed agreement, AECOM explicitly reserves the right to pursue and hire those candidate(s) without any financial obligation to the recruiter or agency. Any unsolicited resumes, including those submitted to hiring managers, are deemed to be the property of AECOM._

**Job Category** Engineering - Environmental

**Country** Australia

**Position Status** Full-Time

**Requisition/Vacancy No.** 162184BR



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