AECOM Environmental Health & Safety (EHS) Compliance Professional in Buffalo, New York
United States of America - New York, Latham
AECOM is actively seeking a highly motivated Entry Level EHS Compliance Specialist for employment in either the Latham, NY or Buffalo, NY office. The Entry Level EHS Compliance Specialist will support various types of clients including but not limited to state, healthcare, industrial, pharmaceutical etc. The Specialist will work closely with Project Managers to provide technical assistance on EHS compliance documentation/plans, EHS program implementation and due diligence projects.
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:
Provide technical assistance on EHS compliance documentation/plans, EHS program implementation, and due diligence transaction projects.
Prepare plans (SPCC, SWPPP, etc.), permits, and reports for EPCRA Tier II and TRI, hazardous waste, air quality, storm water, NPDES, and wastewater programs.
Perform environmental compliance assessments and implement follow-up corrective actions to ensure compliance with federal, state, and local regulations.
Support the development of EHS compliance and management system programs.
Provide general environmental compliance support to clients, including on-site assistance as needed.
Perform Phase I environmental site assessments to support property/asset transfer transactions.
Work on an individual and team basis depending on assignment.
Skills include multi-tasking, problem solving, effective communication, technical writing ability and self-directed work.
Under direct supervision, performs basic and routine duties in a wide range of environmental, health and safety disciplines to achieve compliance with the ES&H standards along with federal and state regulatory requirements.
Assists in the development, implementation and maintenance of safety and health programs, systems and procedures.
Assists in monitoring hazards and diseases that could be present in the work area.
Works with others to investigate accidents, injuries and complaints concerning hazards in the workplace.
Participates in recommending improvement in processes, design, procedures and equipment to minimize hazards.
Participates in employee training, emergency preparedness and assures the quality of programs.
- BA/BS + None or demonstrated equivalency of experience and/or education
Bachelor's Degree in Engineering, Environmental Science, EHS or Sustainability
Proficiency with Microsoft Office Suite (Word, PowerPoint, Excel)
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 Safety / Health
Business Line Environment
Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)
Country United States of America
Position Status Full-Time
Requisition/Vacancy No. 227110BR
Additional Locations US - Buffalo, NY - 257 West Genesee Street
Clearance Required 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.