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AECOM Environmental Engineer in Raleigh, North Carolina

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 – 47,000 strong – driven by a common purpose to deliver a better world.

We will give you the flexibility you need to do your best work with hybrid work options. Whether you’re working from an AECOM office, remote location or at a client site, you will be working in a dynamic environment where your integrity, entrepreneurial spirit and pioneering mindset are championed.

You will help us foster a culture of equity, diversity and inclusion – a safe and respectful workplace, where we invite everyone to bring their whole selves to work using their unique talents, backgrounds and expertise to create transformational outcomes for our clients.

We will encourage you to grow and develop your career with us through our technical and professional development programs and diverse career opportunities. We believe in leadership at all levels. No matter where you sit in the organization you can make a lasting impact on the projects you work on, the teams and committees you join and our business.

We offer competitive pay and benefits, well-being programs to support you and your family, and the development resources you need to advance your career.

When you join us, you will connect and collaborate with a global network of experts – planners, designers, engineers, scientists, consultants, program and construction managers – leading the change toward a more sustainable and equitable future. Join us and let’s get started.

Job Description

AECOM is seeking an Environmental Engineer to work within our Remediation Team. For this role, we have an exciting opportunity on our Brownfields Redevelopment Team to join our group. You will work with a diverse team of technical leaders across a broad range of practice areas delivering remediation consulting services in support of Brownfield Redevelopment. This position can be based out of any of AECOM's offices which include Raleigh NC, Atlanta GA, and Fort Lauderdale FL

Candidates should be able to demonstrate an established career in the environmental field, specific to contaminated site investigation and remediation, including facilitating the redevelopment of sites.

The successful candidate will have the ability to communicate effectively with members of the project team, clients, and AECOM operations management, and can work both independently and as a part of a project team.

The responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to the following:

  • Developing business relationships with clients eligible for state or federal funding for brownfields redevelopment

  • Preparing grant applications

  • Evaluating assessment, cleanup, and redevelopment strategies for individual sites

  • Developing remediation and redevelopment plans and specifications

  • Providing engineering support and leadership during brownfields redevelopment construction activities



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

  • Valid Driver’s License with a good driving record


  • Bachelor’s degree in Environmental Engineering, Geology, Environmental Sciences, or a related field

  • 7+ years of experience in Remediation

  • Experience specific to Brownfield Redevelopment is preferred but not required

  • Knowledge and experience with state/ local funding options

  • Established relationships with municipalities, redevelopment authorities or other clients with brownfield redevelopment goals

  • Experience with Assessment, Cleanup and Redevelopment Exchange System (ACRES) database is preferred but not required

Additional Information

  • Sponsorship is not available for this position

  • Relocation is not available for this position

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: J10076757

Business Line: Environment

Business Group: DCS

Strategic Business Unit: East

Career Area: Engineering