AECOM Environmental Geologist or Scientist - Project Manager in Amherst, New York
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AECOM is seeking an Environmental Project Manager for the Amherst, NY, Chelmsford, MA, or Providence, RI offices.
This full-time position within our Environmental group will lead a team to help manage a variety of oil and gas investigation/remediation projects with oversight from senior managers and technical experts. The ideal candidate will be able to demonstrate investigation/remediation project experience and require a strong focus on health and safety, be detailed orientated, excellent written and verbal communication skills, ability to work independently, and will be capable of working collaboratively in a high-performance team.
Responsibilities will include but are not limited to:
Health and safety stewardship, including local field visits
Managing scope, schedule, and budget for small to mid-sized investigation/remediation projects
Building strong client relationships
Client and regulatory correspondence
Technical report writing and review
Analyzes and applies solutions to atypical and/or semi-complex and challenging issues within area of expertise
Preparing cost estimates and proposals
Working effectively with project teams, clients, and all other stakeholders
Coordinating work schedules with AECOM staff and subcontractors
Responsible for quality control of tasks
Mentor project Jr. staff
Will require some regional travel for field visits
Supervise up to 10 staff
This position requires both office and field work; the successful candidate should expect to be out in the field up to 30% of the time mentoring junior staff.
Bachelor’s in Geology, Soil Science, Environmental Science or closely related field
Minimum of 6 years of experience directly related to environmental investigation/remediation and or demonstrated equivalency of experience and/or education
Valid driver's license
PG or PE license
8 years of experience in environmental consulting
4 years of project management experience
Experience working for clients in the oil and gas market sector
Experience working with NY environmental regulatory agencies
40-Hour HAZWOPER Training
All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.
Qualified applicants who are offered a position must pass a pre-employment substance abuse test.
This position may be subject to a pre-employment Motor Vehicle Record Screening.
This position does not include sponsorship for United States work authorization.
Offered rate of compensation (NY) will be based on individual education, qualifications, experience, and work location. The salary range for this position is $61,063.44 - $112967.37
AECOM is proud to offer a comprehensive benefits program to meet the diverse needs of our employees. Depending on your employment status, AECOM benefits may include medical, dental, vision, life, AD&D and disability benefits, paid time off, leaves of absence, voluntary benefits, perks, wellness and global well-being, and global EAP, Business Travel and Service Awards programs.
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Business Line: Environment
Business Group: DCS
Strategic Business Unit: West
Career Area: Science