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Job Information

AECOM Senior Lead, Air Quality Emissions Specialist in Austin, Texas

United States of America - Texas, Austin

Job Summary

AECOM has a position available for a Senior Lead, Air Quality Emission Specialist to be in Austin, TX.

The responsibilities of this position include, but may not be limited to, the following:

  • Lead Stack test Team

  • Be technically knowledgeable Methods 1 through 5, 6C, 7E, 10, 18, and 25A (40 CFR Part 60)

  • Support performance of Relative Accuracy Test Audits (RATA) for continuous emissions monitoring systems

  • Conduct special air monitoring assignments as needed

  • Develop emissions monitoring plans in collaboration with clients and AECOM stack team

  • Provide leadership and coaching to junior level stack tester(s)

  • Plan and execute work assignments with limited instruction

  • Interact independently with client and regulatory personnel on routine tasks

  • Initiate changes to procedures and will support the implementation of procedures

  • Contribute positively to health, safety, environmental and quality programs by performing work safely and adhering to all safety standards and protocols

  • Collaborate and work as part of a team of scientists that provide air quality testing services

  • Calibrate, maintain, and operate air monitoring instrumentation and equipment

  • Collect, organize, and prepare data for reporting

A b out AECOM

At AECOM, we believe infrastructure creates opportunity for everyone. Whether it’s improving your commute, keeping the lights on, providing access to clean water or transforming skylines, our work helps people and communities thrive.

We take on the most complex challenges and pioneer innovative, iconic solutions that push the limits of what’s possible – the world’s longest cable-stayed bridge, record-breaking sports events, the largest greenfield port development mega project, life-sustainingdisaster recovery programs, and the tallest tower in the Western Hemisphere.

On projects spanning transportation, buildings, water, energy and the environment, we deliver professional services throughout the project lifecycle.

We are proud to be recognized for excellence:

  • Named one of Fortune magazine's "World's Most Admired Companies" for the sixth consecutive year

  • Ranked #1 in Engineering News-Record ’s 2020 “Top 200 Environmental Firms”

  • Ranked #1 in Transportation and General Building in Engineering News-Record ’s 2020 “Top 500 Design Firms”

  • VIQTORY 2020 Military Friendly® Gold Employer


AECOM is the leading, worldwide environmental services provider to industry and government — delivering sustainable energy and environmental solutions to meet compliance, business and operational needs. Our advisory and technical staff deliver specialized solutions to unusual and complex problems facing client projects across the full business life cycle — from asset planning, development and operations, to product integration and facility compliance, to site remediation, restoration, sustainability and reuse, and holistic strategies that improve and modernize next generation energy infrastructure. Our solutions balance complex technical, regulatory, business and stakeholder issues to produce measurable value and cost-saving approaches for our clients

Our services are delivered by 7,400 responsive environmental professionals around the world. Our global staff has in-depth knowledge of local and regional requirements and broad technical expertise in 60 disciplines. We work together across our global network to bring the best resources, skills and efficiencies to our projects.

Minimum Requirements

  • BA/BS degree and 6+ years of relevant experience or demonstrated equivalency of experience and/or education

  • Must perform bending, kneeling, standing, confined-space entry, lifting and carrying objects weighing up to 50 lbs., climb ladders, work at heights, and have a tolerance for working in outdoor environments, including prolonged walking or standing on various terrain in a wide range of weather conditions

  • Willing to wear an air-purifying respirator, when requested/as needed and as required by OSHA Standards.

  • Sponsorship is not available for this position

Preferred Qualifications

  • BA/BS degree in Chemistry, Biology, Environmental Science, or related field, highly preferred

  • 8+ years of relevant experience is preferred with recent experience in source emissions testing highly preferred

  • Experience in an industrial plant desired

  • 40-hr, or 8-hr refresher HAZWOPER training desired

  • TWIC card holder a plus

  • Advanced understanding of the equipment and technology used to gather samples and information from the field

  • Verbal and written communication skills; able to interface directly with project stakeholders

  • Organization skills, attention to detail in recording field data

Additional Details

  • A pre-employment drug screen test is required, and onsite client drug screens will be randomly conducted

  • A pre-employment motor vehicle driving record check is required

  • Must be able to effectively work in a team environment, work in field assignments, such as refineries and chemical plants, and possess problem-solving skills and have a general mechanical aptitude

  • Requires enrollment in the Client's medical monitoring program requiring initial and annual physicals

What We Offer

When you join AECOM, you become part of a company that is pioneering the future. Our teams around the world are involved in some of the most cutting-edge and innovative projects and programs of our time, addressing the big challenges of today and shaping the built environment for generations to come. We ensure a workplace that encourages growth, flexibility and creativity, as well as a company culture that champions inclusion, diversity and overall employee well-being through programs supported by company leadership. Our core values define who we are, how we act and what we aspire to, which comes down to not only delivering a better world, but working to “make amazing happen” in each neighborhood, community and city we touch. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.

Job Category Sciences

Business Line Environment

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 248824BR

Virtual: No

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.