AECOM Environmental Engineer III in Los Angeles, California
AECOM is seeking a self-motivated experienced Environmental Engineer for our CA offices (Orange, Long Beach, Los Angeles, Oxnard). In this important position, the successful candidate will support Project Managers in the planning, project or task management and supervision of complex field tasks, including site investigations, drilling oversight, soil and groundwater sample collection, and related work. The candidate will also provide office support for project management, regulatory compliance, data management and technical evaluation, and report preparation for a wide range of multidisciplinary environmental remediation projects.
This is a Project Manager or Technical Lead -track position, therefore, the ideal candidate must be able to work independently and productively in a collaborative team-environment, foster team building through inclusion and mentorship, display a high level of organization and communication, and demonstrate a strong desire to learn from Project Managers. For the right candidate, this position holds significant growth potential.
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.
Responsibilities will include, but may not be limited to the following:
Field-based task oversight of environmental investigation and remediation programs.
Oversee and lead well installation and sampling tasks, and able to communicate with PMs
Project Management tasks including budgeting, schedule and scope development and tracking
Data management, evaluation and report writing with experience drafting environmental investigation reports.
Qualified candidates must be comfortable with periodic travel throughout the Orange area.
Flexibility to work on a multitude of diverse projects, a positive attitude, willingness to mentor junior staff, and commitment to workplace health and safety are imperative.
Bachelor’s in a relevant engineering discipline (civil, chemical, environmental, etc.) or related field plus 4+ years of related experience or demonstrated equivalency of experience and/or education.
Valid driver's license
Experience in environmental consulting for Federal, State, or private clients
PE certification or those working towards certification
Project Management experience
40-Hour HAZWOPER Training
Due to the nature of the work U.S. Citizenship required.
Qualified applicants who are offered a position must pass a pre-employment substance abuse test.
This position may be subject to a pre-employment Motor Vehicle Record Screening.
Relocation assistance may be available
Office location in Orange, CA (consideration may be given for Long Beach, Los Angeles, and Oxnard)
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. 260748BR
Additional Locations US - Long Beach, CA - 3995 Via Oro Ave, US - Los Angeles, CA - 300 S Grand Ave, US - Oxnard, CA - 300 Esplanade Drive
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.