AECOM Environmental Compliance Specialist in Morrisville, North Carolina

Business Line Environment

Position Title Environmental Compliance Specialist

United States of America - North Carolina


Job Summary

AECOM is actively seeking a highly motivated Environmental Engineer for employment in the Morrisville, NC office.

Imagine working on rewarding projects within a diverse culture, and having access to exceptional training and career development opportunities. Working at AECOM means being part of a global team, working with award-winning professionals across the world. Aspire to be a key player on some of the best projects regionally, with opportunities to work on projects nationally or internationally. Our people bring deep industry knowledge to help you succeed.

Responsibilities of this position will include, but are not limited to:

  • Support various clients by providing regulatory compliance support, such as

  • Environmental Management System (EMS) and Environmental Management Information System (EMIS) implementation and maintenance, Emergency Planning and Community Right-to-Know Act (EPCRA) reporting, solid waste/recycling, pollution prevention (P2), and green procurement program (GPP) plans, EHS program development; industrial safety, qualitative exposure assessments and industrial hygiene, environmental due diligence and investigations

  • Prepare regulatory updates summarizing new regulatory actions

  • Develop and conduct training for clients, both in-person and web-based

  • Perform site reviews to evaluate compliance with regulations

  • Develop, maintain, and update databases

Minimum Requirements

  • B.S. / B.A. in Chemistry, Environmental Science, Biology, Engineering, or other related field.

  • 2-5 years EHS experience

  • Motivated/results-oriented

  • Strong communication skills, both verbal and written

  • Critical thinker; thrives on solving problems and working in a team environment; Ability to problem-solve in a fast-paced environment and offer solutions when issues arise

Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience in regulatory compliance, including program development and conducting and coordinating audits and training

  • Experience working with industrial clients and/or military installations.

  • Knowledge of domestic United States regulatory compliance programs, including DOT hazardous material transportation; EPA, including RCRA and TSCA; FMCSA, OSHA GHS

  • Experience with database development and management

  • Experience interpreting regulations and standards

  • Experience conducting regulatory review audits

  • Experience conducting training classes

  • OSHA 40-Hour Hazardous Waste Operations & Emergency Response (HAZWOPER)

  • ISO 14001 Lead Auditor Training

What We Offer

AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow.

AECOM is an equal opportunity employer and Minorities, Females, Veterans, and Disabled persons are encouraged to apply. For further information, please click here to view the EEO Is The Law poster.


Please note that AECOM does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters or employment agencies. In the absence of a signed Recruitment Fee Agreement, AECOM will not consider or agree to payment of any referral compensation or recruiter fee. In the event a recruiter or agency submits a resume or candidate without a previously signed agreement, AECOM explicitly reserves the right to pursue and hire those candidate(s) without any financial obligation to the recruiter or agency. Any unsolicited resumes, including those submitted to hiring managers, are deemed to be the property of AECOM.

Job Category Engineering - Environmental

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 183029BR

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.