AECOM Geologist I in Dallas, Texas

United States of America - Texas, Dallas

Job Summary

AECOM is seeking an entry-level (1-3 year) Scientist to join our RCE Department based in our Dallas, Texas office. The desired candidate will be required to assist with collecting and evaluating geological, hydrogeological, and remediation system data in both field and office settings. Environmental fieldwork includes drilling, well installation, aquifer testing, as well as collecting soil, groundwater, and remediation system data. In addition, the position involves preparation and implementation of work plans, cost estimates, data compilation/analysis, and report preparation (text, tables, figures, and calculations). The desired candidate will perform independent hands-on fieldwork, oversee contractors (laboratory, drillers, surveyors), and other field personnel, and interact with clients/client representatives. Task management experience is a plus.

The position requires excellent written and verbal communication skills, strong technical writing skills, exemplary time management skills and an individual who thrives in a team-oriented environment. Flexibility to work on a multitude of diverse projects, a positive attitude, willingness to learn, and commitment to workplace health and safety are imperative. Travel will be required to support the Houston office and other Texas projects. Key computer skills include MS Word, MS Excel, and GIS.

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor's degree in geology or hydrogeology.

  • 1-3 years of experience in an environmental or engineering consulting company

  • OSHA 40-hour HAZWOPER certification and Supervisor certification or ability to obtain

  • Strong, effective writing and speaking skills

  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Access)

  • All applicants must be authorized to work in the United States

  • The candidate must be willing to travel to various job sites; approximately 50-70% travel.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Project experience working with state and federal agencies, state and local, and private sector clients

  • Participation in Professional Organization(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 United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 204455BR

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.