AECOM Entry Level Geologist or Engineer in Ontario, California
Requisition/Vacancy No. 151275BR
Position Title Entry Level Geologist or Engineer
Job Category Engineering - Environmental
Business Line Environment
Country United States of America
State/Province/Region USA - California
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 www.aecom.com.
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.
AECOM is actively seeking a highly motivated Entry-Level Geologist for employment in the Ontario, California 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.
The responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to:
Utilize basic scientific principles, theories, practices and existing technologies to develop solutions for technical problems with limited scope
Collect and enter data, and apply technical principles and theories
Interpret and record data, conduct analyses, compare findings to relevant studies and local, state and federal regulations to ensure compliance
Work under supervision of a project manager or senior-level team member
Control project tasks cost, schedule, and quality of work
Manage project budgets
Review, communicate, and manage the project health and safety plan so that project personnel, client and subcontractors are aware of risks and hazards, and incidents are prevented
Mentor and develop junior staff, providing leadership and an environment, which encourages teamwork, initiative and growth
Conduct soil, soil gas, and groundwater investigations
Conduct storm water sampling support
Conduct environmental compliance audits
Compiling, evaluating, analyzing, and presenting subsurface investigation data
Preparation of health & safety plans, work plans, reports, and other technical documents
Preparation of permit applications
Development of cost estimates and proposals
Understanding of engineering plans and specifications
Coordination and oversight of subcontractors, including health and safety management
Fieldwork, including local travel, and some regional travel, when necessary
Bachelor's degree in relevant scientific discipline (e.g., environmental science, soil science, agriculture, geology or any scientific related field)
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
Ability to work well in a project team and a fast paced environment
Capable of using spreadsheet, word processing and standard office software
Must be U.S. Citizen
Must be able to pass Pre-Employment Drug Screen and random screens
Must be able to pass Medical Screen, including the ability to lift 50lbs
0 - 2 years of experience
GIS working experience with ability to produce client deliverable data, statistics, and completed maps
Basic knowledge of industry standard computer software for the position (examples include software such as CADD, HCS, AutoCAD, MicroStation, GIS, Hydrologic/Hydraulic models)
Technical knowledge with investigation and remediation of soil and groundwater contaminated sites
Engineer-in-Training (EIT) or Fundamentals of Engineering (FE); and/or Geologist-in-Training (GIT)
40 hour HAZWOPER certification
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 http://www.aecom.com/content/wp-content/uploads/2016/01/EEO-is-the-Law-poster-supplement.pdf to view the EEO Is The Law poster.
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