AECOM Professional Environmental Scientist / Engineer – Contaminated Land in Newcastle, Australia
Australia - New South Wales, Newcastle
We have a unique opportunity for an Environmental Scientist / Engineer to join our Environmental Team based in Newcastle and to take the next step in their career. You will primarily assist with fieldwork and reporting aspects of multiple concurrent contamination investigations and remediation projects of varying size and complexity.
This position will provide experience and a greater level of responsibility working on a diverse array of high profile, major infrastructure assessment projects across a range of sectors, including department of defence, mining, transport (road/rail/ports/air), water utilities, energy, oil and gas, and urban renewal property sectors. You will work amongst a team of peers and alongside our clients, while learning first-hand from our in-house senior advisors and technical leaders.
You will be required to multi-task, contribute to and prepare reports independently, carry out fieldwork, liaise with subcontractors and the client. Moreover, you may be required to assist in preparing bids.
You could be working on:
Preliminary and Detailed Site Investigations
Remedial Action Plans
Site Validation Reports
Site supervision and contractor management during remedial works.
Relevant years of experience in a consultancy environment, specifically contaminated land assessment and remediation
Experience in preliminary and detailed site investigations for soil, vapour, and groundwater
Experience in data management software (ESDAT / Equis) and preparation of environmental reports
Demonstrated verbal and written communication skills
Project management experience desirable.
- Preferred qualifications for the position include a bachelor’s degree in an appropriate discipline such as environmental science, engineering, geology, or earth science.
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 Engineering - Environmental
Business Line Environment
Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)
Position Status Full-Time
Requisition/Vacancy No. 252016BR
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.