AECOM Project Geologist in Glen Allen, Virginia

Requisition/Vacancy No. 151696BR

Position Title Project Geologist

Job Category Sciences

Business Line Environment

Country United States of America

State/Province/Region USA - Virginia

City Glen Allen

Why Choose AECOM? AECOM is a premier, fully integrated professional and technical services firm positioned to design, build, finance and operate infrastructure assets around the world for public- and private-sector clients. With nearly 100,000 employees — including architects, engineers, designers, planners, scientists and management and construction services professionals — serving clients in over 150 countries around the world, AECOM is ranked as the #1 engineering design firm by revenue in Engineering News-Record magazine’s annual industry rankings, and has been recognized by Fortune magazine as a World’s Most Admired Company. The firm is a leader in all of the key markets that it serves, including transportation, facilities, environmental, energy, oil and gas, water, high-rise buildings and government. AECOM provides a blend of global reach, local knowledge, innovation and technical excellence in delivering customized and creative solutions that meet the needs of clients’ projects. A Fortune 500 firm, AECOM companies, including URS Corporation and Hunt Construction Group, have annual revenue of approximately $19 billion. More information on AECOM and its services can be found at

About the Business Line


Our team of environment specialists offers clients expertise in air quality, impact analysis and permitting, environmental health and safety management consulting/due diligence, remediation consulting/engineering and construction/site restoration, specialty and emerging technologies, waste services and water and natural resources.

Job Summary

AECOM is actively seeking a creative, highly talented Project Geologist for immediate employment in the Glen Allen, VA office.

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

  • Prepare proposals and cost estimates and support business development activities

  • Prepare technical work plans and reports

  • Perform environmental data analysis and prepare technical presentations for clients and regulatory agencies

  • Plan and task manage environmental investigations and groundwater programs

  • Mentor junior staff in their growth and development by providing technical and regulatory guidance and expertise

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor's degree in geology or hydrogeology

  • 8+ years experience with remedial investigations, feasibility studies, groundwater investigations/monitoring programs, and remedial implementation

  • Strong communication practices and skills, expecially technical writing

  • Ability to multitask efficiently

  • Professional Geologist Registration

  • OSHA Hazwoper certification (current)

  • Valid drivers license

  • US citizenship required

Preferred Qualifications

  • Strong working knowledge of Virginia regulatory programs

  • Environmental data management using Earthsoft EQuIS

  • Environmental statistical analysis using ProUCL

  • Project management experience

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.


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