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AECOM Geo-Environmental Consultant in Leeds, United Kingdom

Company Description

At AECOM, we’re delivering a better world.

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.

Our clients trust us to bring together the best people, ideas, technical expertise and digital solutions to our work in transportation, buildings, water, the environment and new energy. We’re one global team – 47,000 strong – driven by a common purpose to deliver a better world.

Here, you will have freedom to grow in a world of opportunity.

Job Description


Want to further your career within one of the UK’s top land quality and remediation consultancies? Contact us to find out about this exciting opportunity and how our Freedom to Grow policy will enable you to achieve a rewarding work-life balance.


You’ll be enthusiastic and well-organised, able to quickly learn new skills and work to changing project demands. You’ll be capable of task management and coordination, taking ownership of tasks and seeing them through to completion and be comfortable in dealing with clients, contractors and third-parties.


Our award winning team serves a range of end markets and clients. Our experts provide one-stop access to services ranging from desk studies, site investigation, risk assessment, remediation (strategy development, design, implementation and validation), monitoring and close-out on a wide range of contracts. We work for leading UK and international clients on commissions of varying scale across all sectors, such as industrial, pharmaceutical, strategic land holders, ports, road and rail.


We are seeking a Geo-Environmental Consultant/Engineer to join our UK team. This is a fantastic opportunity to further your career within an established and successful company that prioritise the welfare and wellbeing of our people. This position will provide exposure to a range of projects and clients. It will provide opportunities to grow, develop and take on responsibility as you work amongst a team while learning first-hand from our in-house technical leaders.


  • Relevant contaminated land experience in a consultancy environment

  • Hands on experience of ground investigation, including site management, drilling supervision, collection of soil, groundwater and ground gas samples, or the supervision of remediation.

  • Experience in of use data management software (ESDAT / gINT / Equis)

  • Strong written and verbal communication skills

  • Analytical and problem-solving skills.

  • Inter-personal skills.

  • Ability to work closely and collaboratively with colleagues and clients in a multi-disciplinary environment.

  • Willingness to travel for projects

  • ability to travel to site

  • If you can fulfil these requirements but other factors are holding you back from applying, please get in touch so we can work together to address any concerns you may have.

Preferred Qualifications :

  • For this role you will ideally as a minimum hold an undergraduate degree in an environmental, science or engineering based subject.

Your benefits will include:

Additional Information

Your benefits will include:

Helping our employees achieve a healthy work-life balance is important to us. If you join AECOM, as well as receiving a competitive salary, you’ll also have the opportunity to explore flexible working arrangements. Core benefits include 25 days’ annual leave, company pension scheme, private medical insurance, life assurance and one paid annual professional institution membership fee. You can also choose from a wide range of flexible benefits to suit your lifestyle.

You’ll also be able to give back to communities with up to two paid CSR days each year. Through our charity, The AECOM Foundation, you can volunteer to support children in developing countries. And if you’re a member of the Reserve Forces you’ll receive an additional 15 days paid leave for training commitments.

Here, you will have freedom to grow in a world of opportunity.

We will give you the flexibility you need to do your best work. Whether you’re working from an AECOM office, remote location or at a client site, you will be working in a dynamic environment where your integrity, entrepreneurial spirit and pioneering mindset are championed.

With infrastructure investment accelerating worldwide, our services are in great demand, and there’s never been a better time to be at AECOM! Join us, and you’ll get all the benefits of being a part of a global, publicly traded firm – access to industry-leading technology and thinking and transformational work with big impact and work flexibility.

We will encourage you to grow and develop your career with us through our technical and professional development programs and diverse career opportunities. We believe in leadership at all levels. No matter where you sit in the organization you can make a lasting impact on the projects you work on, the teams and committees you join and our business.

AECOM provides a wide array of compensation and benefits programs to meet the diverse needs of our employees and their families. We also provide a robust global well-being program. We’re the world’s trusted global infrastructure firm, and we’re in this together – your growth and success are ours too.

As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.

Join us and let’s get started.

ReqID: J10073862

Business Line: Environment

Business Group: DCS

Strategic Business Unit: Europe & India

Career Area: Science