AECOM Mid-Level Geologist in Los Angeles, California
United States of America - California, Orange
AECOM is currently seeking a Mid-Level Geologist for immediate employment to fill a telecommute position that would support an oil and gas program located primarily in California and the Western United States. Although the position will primarily be a telecommute position, it may require some occasional travel for group and project related meetings.
This position will integrate into a team of environmental engineers, scientists and field technicians to provide leadership to junior level field staff on an established program.The work requires technical knowledge of the areas of site investigation, remediation techniques, reclamation, oil and gas projects and contaminated site regulations.
Utilizes advanced scientific principles, theories, practices and existing technologies when working on unusually complex technical problems.Interprets and records data, conducts analyses, compares findings to relevant studies and local, state, and federal regulations to ensure compliance.Develops solutions which are highly innovative. Assignments are often self-initiated. Acts as advisor to management and clients. Oversees the work of less experienced scientists.
Additional Job Description:
The responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to:
Working with teams in California and the West Coast in a remote/telecommute capacity
Conduct environmental investigation, cleanup, and permitting projects
Perform geologic and hydrogeologic studies
Perform Project Management duties including managing budgets, proposals, scopes of work, schedules, health &safety, and staff
Prepare technical work plans and reports
Direct staff in the execution of tasks
Provide QA/QC support
Have some interaction with client to gather information and discuss project requirements
Prepares contract documents or project deliverables
- BA/BS + 6 years of experience or demonstrated equivalency of experience and/or education
Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in a relevant technical discipline, including but not limited to geology, hydrogeology, or environmental science.
5-10 years of experience as an environmental consultant, industry representative, or regulator versed in contaminated site investigation, remediation, and allocation.
Knowledge of CA state regulation
Experience working in the oil and gas industry
Professional/certified geologist registration or track to obtain professional registration
Strong team worker, flexible and hard working
Attention to detail and a thorough approach to work
Ability to multitask
Strong communication skills at all levels
Organized and able to work within a team of technical experts
Superior technical report writing skills
Behavior-base safety conscious
Ability to remotely supervise personnel to execute both field/in-office tasks
Experience with developing conceptual site models, and preparing remediation strategies
Experience developing and preparing reports for submittal and acceptance for technical client and allocation support
Demonstrated ability to remotely collaborate with clients and project team.
Ability to prepare graphics and reports that present complex technical matter in a clear and concise manner
Computer proficient in MS Office, contaminate transport estimating tools, and a variety of statistical programs helpful.
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 Sciences
Business Line Environment
Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)
Country United States of America
Position Status Full-Time
Requisition/Vacancy No. 241895BR
Additional Locations US - Los Angeles, CA - 3000 S Robertson Blvd, US - San Francisco, CA - 300 California Street, US - San Jose , CA 95113 4 N. Second Street, Suite 675, US - Seattle, WA - 1111 3rd Avenue, US - Vacaville, CA - 1600 California Drive
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.