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AECOM Entry-Level Environmental Engineer in Oakland, California

Company Description

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 – over 50,000 strong – driven by a common purpose to deliver a better world.

Job Description

AECOM is seeking an Entry-Level Environmental Engineer to be based in our Sacramento, Orange, or Oakland, CA offices. This position will support our Remediation team within our Environment business line.

This position is expected to begin May/June 2023 (flexible).

Job Overview:

The Entry-Level Environmental Engineer will support our Remediation team in our Sacramento, CA office. We are seeking motivated candidate who would like to develop and advance in a full-time environmental remediation career.

The successful candidate will have a background in Environmental Engineering. Knowledge of environmental investigations and remediation is preferred.

Job Responsibilities include, but may not be limited to:

  • Works within team environments to develop and execute project tasks such as field efforts and the development of technical documents.

  • Coordinates with multiple project managers in several office locations to conduct project tasks.

  • Develops project documents in conjunction with project team such as Health and Safety plans (HASPs), Workplans, and Sampling Summary Reports.

  • Completes field work in accordance with AECOM safety requirements and site-specific safety plans at project sites including site visits, environmental sampling, and oversight of subcontractors.

  • Tabulae, manage, and evaluate environmental data including soil, soil gas, and groundwater sample results under the supervision of an experienced engineer.

  • Uses computer software (Excel, Microsoft Word, Adobe Acrobat, PowerPoint) as a tool for solving basic engineering problems.

  • Performs work in accordance with agreed upon budget and schedule under supervision.


Minimum Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Environmental Engineering, Civil Engineering, or related

  • Due to the nature of work, U.S. Citizenship is required

  • Valid U.S. Driver’s License

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Candidate must be able to work as part of a project team comprised of AECOM staff and subcontractors.

  • Flexibility to work on a multitude of diverse projects.

  • Positive attitude and commitment to workplace health and safety are imperative.

  • Field work may be required including oversight of subcontractors.

  • Candidate must be proficient with basic computer programs (i.e., Microsoft Word, Excel, Teams).

  • Strong interpersonal and organizational skills.

Additional Information

  • Travel is required for this position.

  • Relocation is not offered for this position.

  • Sponsorship is not available for this position.

  • Candidates will be asked to submit to a Motor Vehicle Record screening upon hire.

  • All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.

With infrastructure investment accelerating worldwide, our services are in great demand, and there’s never been a better time to be at AECOM! Join us, and you’ll get all the benefits of being a part of a global, publicly traded firm – access to industry-leading technology and thinking and transformational work with big impact and work flexibility.

AECOM provides a wide array of compensation and benefits programs to meet the diverse needs of our employees and their families. We also provide a robust global well-being program. We’re the world’s trusted global infrastructure firm, and we’re in this together – your growth and success are ours too.

As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.

Join us and let’s get started.

ReqID: J10073635

Business Line: Environment

Business Group: DCS

Strategic Business Unit: West

Career Area: Engineering

Work Location Model: On-Site