AECOM Geologist in Santa Barbara, California

Requisition/Vacancy No. 159292BR

Position Title Geologist

Job Category Sciences

Business Line Environment

Country United States of America

State/Province/Region USA - California

City Santa Barbara

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

Environment

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 Geologist for immediate employment for the Santa Barbara, 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 with task management for a broad range of environmental assessment and remediation projects

  • Conduct environmental field investigations involving soil, surface water and groundwater media

  • Supervise subcontractors in the field

  • Prepare work plans and reports

  • Assist in remediation projects

  • Implement work plans and health & safety plans

  • Support the growing modeling and statistical analysis team

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor's Degree in geology or hydrogeology

  • 2+ years' experience

  • Fully competent in a variety of field investigation methods

  • Ability to read, write and understand technical documents including investigation work plans and remedial action plans

  • Behavior-based safety conscious

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

  • Must be detailed-oriented, thorough, well organized and effective time management

  • Team player with excellent listening skills and diplomacy; willing to work with multiple different colleagues on a variety of initiatives

  • Due to the nature of the work, US Citizenship is required

Preferred Qualifications

  • Master's Degree a plus

  • Data Analysis/Statistical Analysis

  • Experienced in Excel, PowerPoint, Illustrator and Photoshop

  • Skilled and experience in hydrogeology and chemistry

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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