AECOM Safety, Health and Environment (SH&E) Specialist in Long Beach, California

Requisition/Vacancy No. 158995BR

Position Title Safety, Health and Environment (SH&E) Specialist

Job Category Safety / Health

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 looking for a motivated individual to provide Safety, Health, and Environmental support and leadership to a fast paced operation based in Long Beach, CA.


  • Ensures the company’s safety, health, and environment (SH&E) policy and procedural arrangements are complied with and enforced

  • Assists with hazard assessments and mitigation planning, assesses occupational safety training needs and provides/coordinates training where needed, supports compliance with AECOM policy and procedures, OSHA, DOT, EPA and other applicable SH&E regulations, assesses subcontractor SH&E performance and qualifications, project SH&E auditing, supports requests for proposals, provides SH&E oversight, implements behavioral safety programs, practices incident prevention through design

  • Supports the development of policy and procedure in accordance the AECOM America’s SH&E Program, develops SH&E communications, implements recognition and reward programs, and reports on AECOM SH&E performance

  • Works on issues of diverse scope where analysis of situation or data requires evaluation of a variety of factors, including understanding of current business trends

  • May have budgeting responsibilities

  • Maintains self-knowledge of SH&E, keeps up to date with local legislation and company procedures

  • Prepares, organizes and participates in site safety training programs

  • Maintains close liaison with the Client’s and Contractor’s Safety Personnel

  • Attends and leads regular safety meetings

  • Checks safety requirements in method statements and permit to work procedures submitted by contractors

  • Completes regular site safety inspections and ensure items requiring action are closed out to an acceptable standard

  • Checks that all required safety standards and applicable safety regulations are observed

  • Checks proper inspection, maintenance, calibration, and operation of all safety equipment

  • Checks site security, fire, first aid, welfare facilities and procedures appropriate to the works are provided and properly maintained

  • Investigates all incidents and near misses and reports in accordance with the Client requirements and as per the AECOM America’s SH&E Program

  • Set a high personal example of Health & Safety at all items

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree related to Occupational Safety and Health, Engineering or similar discipline

  • 2+ years of relevant experience

Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience working in and/or supporting SH&E performance in the following industries is strongly desired: construction, oil & gas, and chemical manufacturing

  • Knowledge of Federal and state SH&E regulations, as well as required reporting procedures

  • 8hr OSHA HAZWOPER Supervisor Training preferred

  • 30hr OSHA 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 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.


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.