AECOM Entry-Level Environmental Engineer – Air Quality in Morrisville, North Carolina

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Position Title Entry-Level Environmental Engineer – Air Quality

United States of America - North Carolina


Job Summary

AECOM is actively seeking a highly motivated Entry-Level Environmental Engineer - Air Quality for employment in the Morrisville, NC office. AECOM is pleased to include you in a unique development opportunity, the Graduate Development Program (GDP). This program is designed to support your assimilation into the organization and assist with creating a foundation of knowledge for a successful career at AECOM. You will gain experience in your discipline through learning on the job and participate in development opportunities during the program, including access to AECOM's social media resources, group mentoring, and professional networking. The program also has learning activities that will be available to you, including webinars and on-line programs.

Imagine working on rewarding projects within a diverse culture, and having access to exceptional training and career development opportunities. Working at AECOM means being part of a global team, working with award-winning professionals across the world. Aspire to be a key player on some of the best projects regionally, with opportunities to work on projects nationally or internationally. Our people bring deep industry knowledge to help you succeed.

Responsibilities of this position will include, but are not limited to:

  • Working in teams and performing tasks for projects involving air quality-related environmental compliance services

  • Tasks include creating spreadsheets, compiling and analyzing environmental data, calculating air emissions, developing/updating permit compliance tracking tools, assisting with preparation of air permit applications, and writing technical reports and other documents

  • Perform air quality related environmental tasks for clients in government and industry, as assigned by AECOM project managers

  • Analyze available information to help develop strategies to successfully complete each assigned task

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Environmental Engineering, Paper Engineering, or Related Engineering Field

  • Must be able to understand process flow diagrams and determine data needed to complete project calculations

  • Must be able to proficiently use PC- based applications (e.g., MS Word and Excel)

  • Must be highly motivated and have: (1) Strong organizational and time management skills, (2) Strong written and oral communication, quantitative, and interpersonal skills, (3) Strong work ethic and professional demeanor, (4) Attention to Detail

  • Demonstrate a positive, team-oriented attitude and attention to detail/ownership of work products

  • Must have good teamwork skills but also be able to function independently on specific tasks

  • Must have a valid driver's license

  • Periodic travel may be required

Preferred Qualifications

  • Co-op or internship experience in an industrial or regulatory agency setting is beneficial

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.

Job Category Engineering - Environmental

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 161303BR