17 days old

Environmental Scientist III

Norfolk, VA

Business Line Environment

Position Title Environmental Scientist III

United States of America - Virginia


Job Summary

AECOM is actively seeking a creative, highly talented Environmental Scientist III for immediate employment for the Norfolk, VA office. AECOM is proud to provide our employees with exciting, challenging projects.

Environmental Scientist, primary duties to include, but not limited to:

  • Scheduling and safely implementing field tasks and reporting on time and within budget

  • Conducting site inspections for environmental compliance and providing recommendations for corrective actions

  • Performing Phase I/II Environmental Site Assessments, Wetland Delineations, ESC inspections, and/or providing technical multi-media environmental support for compliance with applicable regulations, permits, and plans

  • Preparing technical reports to document field activities, analytical results, and recommendations

  • Communicating effectively with Client, Project Manager, and construction contractors

  • Flexibility to support variety of potential work assignments

Knowledge of environmental regulations and requirements is strongly preferred, including, but not limited to:

  • Virginia Stormwater Management Program Construction Storm Water General Permit and Storm Water Pollution Prevention Plan (SWPPP);

  • Land Disturbance/Grading Permits including Erosion & Sediment Control Plans;

  • Virginia Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ) VWP Permit for Stream and Wetland impacts;

  • Corps of Engineers Section 404 Permit for Stream and Wetland impacts;

  • Conditional Use or Special Use Permits;

  • Spill Prevention Control and Countermeasure (SPCC) Plans;

  • Emergency Planning Community Right to Know Act (EPCRA) Tier I/II reporting requirements;

  • Clean Water Act (CWA) requirements;

  • Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (RCRA) Solid and Hazardous Waste;

  • Ability to research and interpret applicable laws and regulations applicable to a specific site or situation.

Minimum Requirements

  • Proficient in Microsoft Word, Excel, Adobe, and Microsoft applications

  • B.S. degree or higher education in Environmental Science, Geology, or Chemistry

  • 5+ years progressively responsible experience in environmental science/consulting role

Preferred Qualifications

  • Erosion and Sediment Control Inspector and/or Stormwater Inspector Certification

  • HAZWOPER 40-hr and current 8-hr Refresher Training

  • OSHA 10-hr Construction training

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. 190500BR

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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