AECOM Senior Environmental Scientist in Sydney, Australia
We have a unique opportunity for a S enior Environmental Scientist with Contaminated Land experience to join AECOM’s Environment Team based in Sydney and to take the next step in their career.
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 Defence, Transport, Energy, Water utilities and Property. You will work amongst a team of experienced peers and alongside our clients, while learning first-hand from our in-house Practitioners, Auditors and Technical Directors. You will have every opportunity to learn and advance your career.
You will both support and lead with fieldwork, reporting and management aspects of multiple concurrent contamination investigations, environmental monitoring and remediation projects of varying size and complexity.
You will be required to multi-task, contribute to, and prepare reports independently, lead field teams, supervise remediation works, manage subcontractors and liaise with our clients. Moreover, you may be required to support and lead preparing bids.
You could be working on:
Preliminary and Detailed Site Investigations
Due Diligence Assessments
Data Management and Digital Reporting
Remedial Action Plans
Site Validation Reports
Site supervision and contractor management during remedial works
AECOM provides a great place to work where we place a high priority on a fun and engaging work environment offering career development and mentoring as well as social and wellbeing opportunities. AECOM offers competitive remuneration with a performance program that awards bonus’ and yearly increases. We also pride ourselves on our flexible working arrangements. You will be working with driven professionals who are passionate, smart, creative, curious and quirky but proud to be part of a company that is dedicated to delivering a better world.
Flexibility and a pro-active attitude will be key to your success in supporting the Sydney office and the wider AECOM business. You will have demonstrable qualifications and experience, including some or all of the following:
Relevant years of experience in a consultancy or professional services business, specifically contaminated land management and environmental services
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.
- Bachelor’s degree in an appropriate discipline such as environmental science, engineering, geology, or earth science
What We Offer
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.
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. 263129BR
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.