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Contributing to projects that meld awe-inspiring design with economic and civic benefits is the ultimate career satisfaction.

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Dr. Robin Sham, CBE

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Expanding mobility options

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Director, AECOM Ventures

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Job Information

AECOM Geosciences and Remediation Services (GRS) Consultant in Christchurch, New Zealand

New Zealand - Christchurch, Christchurch

Job Summary

Our reputation for quality work, technical expertise and client focus has resulted in increasing demand for a self-motivated candidate to work within our established GRS team. Working within this collaborative national team, you will assist with planning, organising, executing and reporting on contaminated site investigations for projects of varying size and complexity.

With an uncompromising commitment to health and safety, client service and technical excellence, you will be an intermediate level environmental engineer or scientist, at ease preparing reports, participating in field work, liaising with subcontractors, communicating with clients, preparing tenders and promoting innovative solutions for your clients. Day to day, you will be working on:

  • Preliminary and Detailed Site Investigations

  • Site Validation Reports

  • Waste Classifications

  • Site supervision and contractor management

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree in environmental science, engineering, geology, or earth science

  • Proven experience in a consultancy, council, or similar environment

  • Technically strong in preliminary and detailed site investigations for soil, vapour and groundwater

  • Sound written and communication skills

  • Attention for detailed analysis

  • Demonstrated problem solving abilities

  • Good time management skills

  • Ability to grasp new concepts quickly, be adaptable and flexible, and contribute individually and within a team environment to the success of our projects

  • Willingness to undertake fieldwork in both the cities and rural locations across New Zealand

  • For more experienced candidates, detailed technical understanding of current legislation and guidelines, and their practical application

  • Valid full drivers’ licence

Preferred Qualifications

  • Post Graduate Qualification/s

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 Engineering - Environmental

Business Line Environment

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country New Zealand

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 245572BR

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.