AECOM Deputy Project Manager - Environmental Remediation in Arlington, Virginia
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AECOM is seeking a Deputy Project Manager for the Arlington, VA office. This position within our Federal group will participate in a team to help execute a variety of Federal investigation/remediation projects with oversight from senior managers. The ideal candidate will be able to demonstrate experience and be detail orientated, have excellent written and verbal communication skills, ability to work independently, and will be capable of working collaboratively in a high-performance team.
The appropriately qualified applicant will demonstrate experience and working knowledge of environmental regulatory requirements, environmental science principles, and site characterization methods. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
Manages one or more moderately complex project
Clients with a regional geographic footprint
Support planning and executing projects for the DoD in the areas of environmental compliance and/or cleanup.
Perform environmental regulatory research and analysis
Develop and implement environmental solutions and best management practices; and support environmental planning activities.
Interface with clients to identify technical requirements
Write work planning documents (e.g., UFP-QAPP) and technical reports
Lead and perform field work including sampling and data collection at project sites, possibly requiring extended travel
Participate in teams of scientists and technicians in execution of project tasks
Analyze data sets, draw conclusions, and develop risk management recommendations
Manage personal workloads; apprising project managers of progress and obstacles, and presenting project outputs for final delivery
Meet required schedules while producing quality work
Work independently with minimal supervision and complete multiple tasks under tight deadlines
Work both in a team environment and without supervision
Strong work ethic and professional demeanor
BA/BS from an accredited university in environmental management, chemistry, geology, or related science field and 2 years of experience or demonstrated equivalency of relevant experience and or education.
Valid U.S. Driver's License
Due to the nature of the work, US Citizenship is required.
Demonstrated experience with the Department of Defense Restoration Program.
Strong work ethic and professional demeanor
Demonstrate familiarity of federal environmental laws and regulations as they apply to the mission and installations within the Department of Defense (e.g., Clean Water Act, Resource Conservation and Recovery Act, Comprehensive Environmental Response Compensation Liability Act)
Demonstrate excellent oral communication and writing skills.
Demonstrated experience developing and revising Conceptual Site Models
Demonstrated experience developing and revising UFP-QAPPs
Demonstrated experience writing Remedial Investigation reports, Feasibility Study reports, Proposed Plans, and Decision Documents.
Exempt Position: The offered rate of compensation (Virginia locations only) will be based on individual education, qualifications, experience, and work location. The salary range for this position is $82K - $105K.
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Business Line: Environment
Business Group: DCS
Strategic Business Unit: West
Career Area: Program & Project Management
Work Location Model: Hybrid