AECOM Scientist in Carlsbad, New Mexico

Business Line Government

Position Title Scientist

United States of America - New Mexico


Job Summary

AECOM has an exciting opportunity for an experienced Waste Characterization Scientist in Carlsbad, New Mexico.

The successful candidate will perform Chemical Compatibility, Data Verification and Validation, Identification and Disposition of Non-conformances, Procedure review, Acceptable Knowledge Accuracy reporting. Ensure characterization activities are performed in compliance with CBFO guidelines mandated by the Waste Analysis Plan and the Transuranic Waste Acceptance Criteria for the Waste Isolation Pilot Plant.

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Chemistry, Chemical Engineering, or a science related field is required.

  • Two years of relevant experience is required.

  • Must be able to work in a dynamic environment.

  • Must be proficient with Microsoft Office Applications.

  • Due to the nature of the work, candidates must be US Citizens.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Laboratory or DOE site experience.

  • Familiarity with Chemical Compatibility, Non-destructive Assay, Non Destructive Examination characterization processes and data review and validation.

  • An understanding of DOE Configuration Management requirements and experience working within a DOE Quality Assurance Program.

  • Previous WIPP experience is preferred.

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 and Minorities, Females, Veterans, and Disabled persons are encouraged to apply. For further information, please click here at to view the EEO Is The Law poster.

Job Category Engineering - Environmental

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 150897BR