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AECOM Construction Technician in Rochester, New York

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.

Here, you will have freedom to grow in a world of opportunity.

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 a full time Construction Technician III for our Diaz Chemical Superfund project in Holley, New York. The position is remote and can be based anywhere in New York State Only..

As a candidate you will have excellent communication skills, prompt and dependable with schedule and attendance. Highly motivated and capable of working effectively in both independent and team environments. You will have some experience with:

  • Performs a variety of tasks in support of survey or construction activities.

  • Duties may differ depending on the specialty area.

  • Activities may include setting up and operating equipment; inspecting equipment; inspection of engineering installations for compliance with specifications; maintaining project documentation; assisting with the building, repair, or maintenance of a structure or roadway

  • Relies on general to moderately complex knowledge of procedures, company policies, and business practices to plan and accomplish goals

  • At this level, incumbents normally can handle a wide range of relatively complex protocols; viewed as fully competent within the limits of experience

  • Works under general supervision

​This position will also have the following duties, but are not limited to:

  • General construction support (equipment spotting, hand digging, pipe fitting, concrete, demo, and painting)

  • General environmental support

  • Sample collection assistance (soil, water, vapor)

  • Process pipeline installation and repair

  • Will be tasked with leading small jobs as skills allow


Minimum Requirements

  • High School diploma or equivalent plus (4) years of demonstrated equivalency of experience and/or education

  • Must have a valid driver's license

  • Due to the nature of work, US citizenship required

Preferred Requirements

  • OSHA 40-hour HAZWOPER certification

  • OSHA 30 Construction

  • First Aid/CPR

  • USACE Construction Quality Management for Contractors

  • May be subject to client required drug screens

  • Operate gasoline and diesel-powered equipment

  • Operate equipment (i.e., forklift, skid steers, aerial lift, scissor lift, loader, excavator, backhoe, dozer, grader, etc.)

  • Pipe fitting and plumbing experience

Additional Information


Non-Exempt Position: Offered rate of compensation NY locations only will be based on individual education, qualifications, experience, and work location. The hourly range for this position is $32 - $36/hr


AECOM is proud to offer a comprehensive benefits program to meet the diverse needs of our employees. Depending on your employment status, AECOM benefits may include medical, dental, vision, life, AD&D and disability benefits, paid time off, leaves of absence, voluntary benefits, perks, wellness and global well-being, and global EAP, Business Travel and Service Awards programs.

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: J10087308

Business Line: Environment

Business Group: DCS

Strategic Business Unit: West

Career Area: Construction

Work Location Model: Remote