AECOM Environmental Field Technician IV in Ponca City, Oklahoma

Business Line Environment

Position Title Environmental Field Technician IV

United States of America - Oklahoma

Ponca City

Job Summary

Reporting in to the Environment Business Line of AECOM, this challenging hands-on role is ideal for a creative problem solver, interested in applying their experience and education to a broadly diverse environmental role. With a primary focus on groundwater monitoring and remediation, this position will also troubleshoot groundwater remediation systems, assist with groundwater investigations and coordinate various environmental projects involving regulatory compliance, construction, demolition or excavation in a historic refinery with a large geographic footprint. A long-term contract, this position offers the potential for stability and local opportunities for advancement.

Coordinate with project team, including Project Manager, client, sub-contractors, field staff and co-workers around sampling, data collection, and field documentation.

  • Implement field sampling programs for impacted soil, vapor, and water (ground and aquifer).

  • Document, compile and report on collected field data in support of regulatory compliance.

  • Maintain, and troubleshoot groundwater recovery treatment systems

  • Manage equipment inventory and perform a large variety of operational, administrative and project tasks related to ensuring a successful environmental monitoring and remediation program.

Minimum Requirements

  • High School Diploma or equivalent.

  • 7+ years of related work experience

  • Must pass a State and Federal criminal history/security background check; many projects/clients are security sensitive.

  • Must pass pre-employment drug screen.

  • Must pass preliminary and subsequent random drug screens related to client and or site specific drug testing requirements

  • Must possess a valid driver's license and clean driving record.

  • Candidate must be able to meet the medical clearance requirements of an OSHA (HAZWOPER) medical surveillance physical examination.

  • Selected candidate will have completed 40 hour HAZWOPER training or annual refresher class.

  • Demonstrated behaviors to ensure success; ability to work independently, strong work ethic, team-orientation, attention-to-detail, ability to follow protocols, and communication skills (verbal and written).

  • Working knowledge of computers.

  • Physically able, with or without an accommodation, to work in outdoor environments with uneven terrain, variable outdoor conditions including heat, cold, dryness, moisture, noise, dust and chemicals; position requires frequent standing/walking; often lifting of less than 25 pounds, operating vehicles, and performing keyboard/mouse operations; occasional lifting of 25-50 pounds, power gripping/squeezing (hand tools, levers, etc.), repetitive or fine hand movements and work alone in isolated/remote areas; and rare work with arms above shoulder level, repetitive bending & stooping, climbing stairs, using portable ladders (weight must be 300 lbs or less), operation of heavy, moving or dangerous equipment, and work in an environment of heavy, moving, dangerous equipment. Position will include wearing associated personal protective equipment, including respiratory protection.

Preferred Qualifications

  • First Aid/CPR training is preferred

  • Experience or knowledge of environmental regulations including CERCLA, RCRA, and state/local regulatory agency requirements

  • Experience in Refinery settings

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.

At AECOM, employee's safety and security are our top Safeguarding core value. All employees are expected to set the highest level of safety expectation in their work, display the highest level of safe behavior, and actively participate in AECOM's Safety For Life Program. SH&E is a part of our company culture and participation is required for all employees.

NOTICE TO THIRD PARTY AGENCIES: 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 Sciences

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 187374BR

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.