AECOM Staff Remediation Engineer in Long Beach, California
AECOM is currently seeking a staff/mid-level scientist in Long Beach, CA to work with science and engineering teams and lead tasks at hazardous waste sites (O&G, industrial, and municipal) undergoing subsurface investigation and remediation of LNAPL, soil, and groundwater contamination.
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Organizing, planning, and executing tasks related to hazardous waste/remediation investigations.
Monitoring and sampling of contaminated soil and groundwater.
Coordination and field oversight of subcontractors, including environmental construction and compliance work.
Various systems operations.
Modeling and analysis of subsurface conditions.
Interfacing and writing reports to clients and regulatory agencies, specifically the Regional Water Quality Control Board.
This position will involve a combination of office and field work to support projects.
We seek a technically proficient and experienced individual demonstrated ability to communicate project methods and results in a clear, concise manner.
Excellent communication, problem solving, and organization skills are desired for integration into our collaborative team-oriented offices.
The individual should have a relevant environmental science background with a degree in an appropriate discipline.
This position includes potential for growth to senior technical and project management positions and/or group management responsibilities.
About AECOM’s Environment Business Line
Join AECOM to be part of an expert global team who is connected through a well-developed, worldwide, internal technical practice network through which you can learn from and brainstorm with the best in the world. AECOM is an industry-leading, world class environmental firm, and we want you to succeed within it. We respect and encourage your own pathway to excellence via our Freedom to Grow initiative.
AECOM is known for our award-winning technical excellence, leading-edge science and innovative project delivery. We provide sustainable solutions for some of the world’s most challenging issues. Our global clients and their projects are diverse and interesting. They span market sectors and geographies and require innovative technical solutions to solve wide-ranging environmental problems within diverse community profiles.
AECOM’s Sustainable Legacies program describes our approach to the environment, social equity and governance (ESG.) We embed sustainability throughout our business and help clients embed sustainable practices into their work. We help clients reduce their impact on the environment, achieve compliance and reduce risks.
About AECOM’s Remediation, Restoration and Redevelopment Practice
AECOM delivers innovative and often complex solutions to meet our clients’ objectives. Because we address many different impacted sites – from munitions to PFAS to algae blooms and beyond – every project in our global practice is different. That’s exciting, especially because our worldwide internal technical practice network connects us in real time to explore best practices from experts near and far. We offer full life-cycle solutions for projects – from due diligence through restoration and redevelopment to outreach programs that engage stakeholders and generate goodwill in the community. Our experts integrate scientific and engineering knowledge with responsive and cost-effective project management, strong communication skills, and an understanding of regulatory strategies and challenges. AECOM has the depth and breadth of resources to address significant remedial site challenges, and we support the development of our technical staff to be their best via professional mentorship and development. AECOM provides a stringent internal project manager certificate program to help you succeed in that career path. Learn more about our Remediation, Restoration and Redevelopment services.
Bachelor’s degree in Environmental, Civil, or Chemical Engineering or other related field or demonstrated equivalency of experience.
2+ years of experience.
Strong technical and business writing skills; strong communications skills.
Commitment to personal safety and safety and health of team members.
Commitment to producing quality work and work products in accordance with principles of quality management.
Project experience working with private sector clients, state and local clients, and/or federal and DOD clients.
Demonstrated ability to take ownership of assignments and produce required outcomes and deliverables.
Positive attitude, ability to work well in diverse teams, or independently.
40-hour Hazardous Waste Operator and current 8-hour refresher certification preferred.
What We Offer
We will give you the flexibility you need to do your best work with hybrid work options. 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.
You will help us foster a culture of equity, diversity and inclusion – a safe and respectful workplace, where we invite everyone to bring their whole selves to work using their unique talents, backgrounds and expertise to create transformational outcomes for our clients.
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.
We offer competitive pay and benefits, well-being programs to support you and your family, and the development resources you need to advance your career.
When you join us, you will connect and collaborate with a global network of experts – planners, designers, engineers, scientists, consultants, program and construction managers – leading the change toward a more sustainable and equitable future. Join us and let’s get started.
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. 259118BR
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.