AECOM Due Diligence Specialist - Environmental Remediation in Long Beach, California

Requisition/Vacancy No. 146873BR

Position Title Due Diligence Specialist - Environmental Remediation

Job Category Sciences

Business Line Environment

Country United States of America

State/Province/Region USA - California

City Long Beach

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 Due Diligence Specialist for immediate employment for the Long Beach, CA office. AECOM is proud to provide our employees with exciting, challenging projects.

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

  • Assist in the development and review of technical documents such as Phase I/II ESAs, site assessment reports, remedial action plans, and O&M quarterly reports

  • Serves as a key member of the AECOM Los Angeles Metro Due Diligence practice team, supporting and at times managing tasks for this group

  • Support site assessment and remediation projects for project managers in the Long Beach office as well as other LA Basin offices

  • Work closely with staff and spend time as needed in other LA Metro offices

  • Report to Environmental Department manager in Long Beach office

  • Support multiple due diligence projects under the direction of due diligence project managers

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Environmental Science, Geology or related discipline

  • 4+ years of experience with reputable consulting firm with focus on due diligence, including site assessment/remediation work

  • 3+ years of experience conducting and writing Phase I ESAs using ASTM Standard

  • Ability to work independently at times with limited supervision

  • Familiarity with ASTM standard E 1527-13

  • Experience in all aspects of environmental due diligence including Phase I ESAs and property transactions

  • Working knowledge of relevant compliance auditing, including regulatory compliance, air emissions, storm water, storage tanks, spill prevention, wastewater discharge, soil and groundwater investigations, and hazardous materials waste storage and disposal

  • Working knowledge of property issues such as asbestos, lead, mold, etc.

  • Must be proficient in Microsoft Office

  • Excellent communication and writing skills

  • Valid driver's license required

  • Travel will be required, but primarily to local sites

Preferred Qualifications

  • 40 Hour HAZWOPER Training

  • DOT Shipping Training

  • AHERA Building Inspector Certificate

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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