AECOM Safety, Health and Environment Specialist in Chicago, Illinois
United States of America - Wisconsin, Milwaukee
AECOM has a position available for a Safety, Health and Environment Specialist located in one of the following offices in Milwaukee, WI, Middleton, WI, Minneapolis, MN, Des Moines, IA, Chicago, IL or any other office located in that region.
The responsibilities of this role include, but may not be limited to, the following:
Support client project SHE audits
Project Safety Management and Industrial Hygiene tasks
Support Environmental and safety efforts at client sites in the region
Under minimal supervision, responsible for the most complex technical work in a wide range of environmental, health and safety disciplines to achieve compliance with ES&H standards along with federal and state regulatory requirements.
Maintains expert knowledge of specific government agency requirements.
Assignments are usually self-initiated.
Develops, implements and maintains safety and health programs, systems and procedures.
Monitors and prevents hazards and diseases that could be present in the work area.
Investigates accidents, injuries, and complaints concerning hazards in the workplace.
Recommends improvements in processes, design, procedures and operating equipment's to minimize hazards.
Develops and conducts employee training, emergency preparedness and assures the quality of programs.
Provides regulatory interpretation and technical advice.
Prepares reports and recommends corrective action.
BA/BS degree and 6+ years of relevant experience or demonstrated equivalency of relevant experience and/or education
Sponsorship is not available for this position
Regional travel required up (25% - 50%)
Bachelors degree in Biology, Chemistry or similar is desired
PSM (Project Safety Management) and/or IH (Industrial Hygiene) experience, or willingness to cross train
Chemical or Pharmaceutical experience preferred
CSP or CIH certification desired
Some Client management experience is a plus
Pre-employment drug screen required
Pre-employment Motor Vehicle Record check required
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. 244845BR
Additional Locations US - Chicago, IL - 303 E Wacker Drive, US - Des Moines, IA - 500 SW 7th St, US - Minneapolis, MN Suite 1100 800 S LaSalle Ave
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.