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Job Information

AECOM Mid-Level Geologist in Los Angeles, California

United States of America - California, Orange

Job Summary

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

Minimum Requirements

  • BA/BS + 6 years of experience or demonstrated equivalency of experience and/or education

Preferred Qualifications

  • 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

  • Strong communicator

  • Behavior-base safety conscious

  • Detailed-oriented

  • 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

Virtual: Yes

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.