11 days old

Environmental Scientist II / III

Indianapolis, IN

Business Line Environment

Position Title Environmental Scientist II / III

United States of America - Indiana


Job Summary

AECOM is actively seeking a highly motivated Environmental Scientist II or III for employment in the Indianapolis 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.

Imagine working on rewarding projects within a diverse culture, and having access to exceptional training and career development opportunities. Working at AECOM means being part of a global team, working with award-winning professionals across the world. Aspire to be a key player on some of the best projects regionally, with opportunities to work on projects nationally or internationally. Our people bring deep industry knowledge to help you succeed.

The responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to:

  • Utilize basic scientific principles, theories, practices and existing technologies to develop solutions for technical problems with limited scope

  • Collect and enter data, and apply technical principles and theories

  • Interpret and record data, conduct analyses, compare findings to relevant studies and local, state and federal regulations to ensure compliance

  • Assist with air and waste water permitting and reporting for variety of clients

  • Work under supervision of a project manager or senior-level team member

  • Understand and assist with site conceptual models

  • 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 relevant scientific discipline (e.g., environmental science, soil science, agriculture, geology or any scientific related field)

  • 2+ years' experience for Environmental Scientist II, 4+ years' experience for Environmental Scientist III

  • Knowledge of environmental data collection, identification, investigation, and data entry

  • 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

  • Ability to understand and supervise advancement of soil borings and installation of monitoring wells

  • Possesses technical report writing skills

  • Drivers License in good standing

  • Due to the nature of the work, US Citizenship is required

Preferred Qualifications

  • Environmental specialist with air permitting, general environmental and wastewater reporting experience to include hazardous and non-hazardous waste compliance and spill prevention control and countermeasure (SPCC) compliance

  • Experience with deviation reports and compliance certifications, emissions tracking/calculation spreadsheets, air emissions inventories, National Emissions Standards for Hazardous Air Pollutants (NESHAP) compliance reports, Start-up, shutdown, and malfunction plans, New Source Performance Standards (NSPS), reviewing performance tests, Discharge Monitoring Report (DMR) sampling and reporting.

  • 40-hr OSHA HAZWOPER training and annual updates preferred

  • Experience with AutoCAD a plus

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.

At AECOM, employee's safety and security are our top Safeguarding core value. All employees are expected to set the highest level of safety expectation in their work, display the highest level of safe behavior, and actively participate in AECOM's Safety For Life Program. SH&E is a part of our company culture and participation is required for all employees.

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 Sciences

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 188263BR

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.


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