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AECOM Burnaby, BC, Canada
Mar 14, 2017
Full time
Job Summary AECOM’s Burnaby office is currently seeking an experienced Intermediate Wildlife Biologist to join our team of young and dynamic ecologists and biologists within our Environment Business Line. The responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to: Managing and Conducting: Projects, including the design and management of wildlife studies including fieldwork, oversight of field staff, data analysis and reporting Prepare environmental impact assessments and baseline studies A variety of natural resource planning projects Develop wildlife protection plans and mitigation measures Provide professional guidance and expertise on wildlife related projects Delivery of quality reports on budget and schedule In addition to: Participating in multi-disciplined teams conducting environmental assessments, project permitting, field surveys, and construction monitoring Traveling at times, this may be to remote locations Coordinating and preparing environmental approvals and permits required for projects including Federal, Provincial and Municipal permits and the development of mitigation plans Preparing health and safety and quality management plans Contributing to broader, interdisciplinary teams on a wide variety of major infrastructure, power, mining and oil and gas opportunities Interacting with other offices across Canada Proposal Development Minimum Requirements Bachelor’s degree in Biology, Zoology, Environmental Science, Forestry, Ecology, or Conservation 4+ years of relevant project experience including, experience leading, managing and conducting terrestrial resource studies, including wildlife surveys following RISC protocols Registered Professional with the BC College of Applied Biology (R.P.Bio) or equivalent Strong understanding of federal and provincial environmental legislation and policies Must be able to withstand the rigors of fieldwork and maintain safety standards applicable to each project Excellent verbal and written communication skills Strong interpersonal and organizational skills Ability to manage time effectively Strong initiative and able to work through complex problems with little oversight Willingness to work flexible hours under a variety of conditions including remote field locations Excellent knowledge of Microsoft Excel and Word and experience with GIS software Possess and maintain a Class 5 drivers’ license required and experience driving on Resource Roads Preferred Qualifications Master's in Biology, Zoology, Environmental Science, Forestry, Ecology, or Conservation Project experience in Western Canada Valid level 1 First Aid, ATV/UTV/Argo, and other safety courses 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. Remember to say you found this opportunity at EnvironmentalCareer.com
AECOM Miami, FL, United States
Mar 14, 2017
Full time
Job Summary AECOM’s Ecological Resources Team is seeking a full time Scientist (Wildlife Biologist/ Botanist /Field Ecologist) for immediate employment in the Miami, FL office. The appropriately qualified candidate will be a dynamic individual, capable of conducting field surveys and delivering high-quality technical reports. The responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to: Gathering, organizing, and analyzing field data to be used in the preparation of scientific reports Conducting environmental impact assessments and field surveys for rare, threatened, or endangered species and their habitats Conducting habitat assessments and vegetation classifications, including wetland delineations Preparing high-quality technical reports and environmental permit application packages May require working long field days outdoors, sometimes under rigorous conditions (e.g., hot and/or rainy weather, remote areas, in a variety of habitats) Minimum Requirements Bachelor’s degree in Biology, Ecology, Environmental Science, Botany, or other closely related field 2+ years of relevant professional work experience Experience with field data collection, data review, and preparation of technical documents Experience with environmental permitting, wetland delineations, ecological assessments, wildlife studies, and threatened/endangered species of Florida and their habitats Working knowledge of applicable federal and state environmental laws and regulations (Clean Water Act, Endangered Species Act, NEPA, etc.) as they relate to biological resource impacts and environmental permitting Self-motivated individual with a strong attention to detail, good time-use skills, and ability to work in a team environment Excellent analytical, judgment, and problem-solving capabilities Ability to handle the demands of multiple priorities for various clients and projects Highly effective verbal and written communication skills; extremely proficient in technical writing; highly effective organization and multi-tasking skills Must be a self-starter and motivated in producing high-quality results Must be able to interact directly with clients and local regulatory agencies in a professional manner Must be proficient with MS Office applications Willingness and availability to travel occasionally (within Florida) Must possess a valid driver's license Preferred Qualifications Master’s degree in Biology, Ecology, Environmental Science, Botany, or other closely related field Expertise in Florida ecosystems and plant identification Wetland delineation skills including knowledge of and experience with the FDEP’s Uniform Mitigation Assessment Method (UMAM) Geographic Information System (GIS) mapping and analysis 40-hour OSHA HAZWOPER certification 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 and Minorities, Females, Veterans, and Disabled persons are encouraged to apply. For further information, please click here at http://www.aecom.com/deployedfiles/Internet/Careers/Diversity%20and%20Inclusion/EEO%20is%20the%20Law%20Poster%20Supplement.pdf to view the EEO Is The Law poster. Remember to say you found this opportunity at EnvironmentalCareer.com
AECOM Shanghai, China
Mar 07, 2017
Job Summary Provide specialist environmental/ecological input to a range of environmental planning, environmental rehabilitation, water resources and urban planning projects Deliver environmental/ ecological study methodology, planning/sustainability strategy, mitigation measures and feasibility assessment etc. Site visit, data collection, paper research and protection-development balance analysis. Field studies of flora, fauna and physical features (soils and hydrology). Responsible for environmental deliverables including initial sketches, reporting and presentation slides. Potentially managing small to medium sized projects. Frequent travel may be required. Minimum Requirements Master's degree in Hydrogeology & Water Resource/ Ecology/ Environmental Sciences, or other related disciplines. Computer skills (proficiency in ArcGIS, CAD, Adobe CS software and/or sustainable development programs). 7-9 years’ work experience in environmental planning or urban planning project. Fluent spoken and written English and Mandarin. Title can be adjusted according to candidate's specific background. Preferred Qualifications Strong communication skills are essential qualities to successfully work with diverse disciplines and cultures. 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. Remember to say you found this opportunity at EnvironmentalCareer.com
AECOM Honolulu, Hawaii, United States
Mar 07, 2017
Flexible - Several Options
Job Summary AECOM is actively seeking a highly motivated Environmental Engineering Intern for employment in the Honolulu, Hawaii office. AECOM is searching for candidates that have the ability to be a role model, be client-focused, be impactful and be decisive. Imagine working on rewarding projects within a diverse culture, and having access to exceptional training and career development opportunities. Working at AECOM means being part of a global team, working with award-winning professionals across the world. Aspire to be a key player on some of the best projects regionally, with opportunities to work on projects nationally or internationally. Our people bring deep industry knowledge to help you succeed. The responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to: Utilize basic scientific principles, theories, practices and existing technologies to develop solutions for technical problems with limited scope Collect and enter data, and apply technical principles and theories Interpret and record data, conduct analyses, compare findings to relevant studies and local, state and federal regulations to ensure compliance Work under supervision of a project manager or senior-level team member Interns will be assigned challenging projects and tasks under the supervision of project managers or senior environmental scientists or engineers. Project areas include sediment remediation, groundwater investigation, vapor intrusion mitigation, basic science and engineering, and data evaluation Interns will be included in organization events such as staff meetings and brown bag workshops and be allowed opportunities for networking and informational briefings with key personnel Learning objectives will be established at the start of the internship with his/her supervisor to provide clear direction and targeted goals. Exit interviews will be conducted to evaluate progress toward learning objectives and performance Minimum Requirements Currently in pursuit of Bachelor's degree in relevant scientific discipline (e.g., environmental science or engineering, soil science, agriculture, geology or any scientific related field) Due to the nature of this work, qualified applicants who are offered a position must pass a pre-employment substance abuse test Candidate must be in their Sophomore year and have not completed Senior Year (graduated) at the time of the Intern Preferred Qualifications Knowledge of environmental data collection, identification, investigation, and data entry A university student with no more than one academic year remaining before earning a degree preferred, these students are typically seniors in university. Contingent upon a positive performance review, a successful intern may receive an offer of full-time employment. 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 and Minorities, Females, Veterans, and Disabled persons are encouraged to apply. For further information, please click here at http://www.aecom.com/content/wp-content/uploads/2016/01/EEO-is-the-Law-poster-supplement.pdf to view the EEO Is The Law poster. Remember to say you found this opportunity at EnvironmentalCareer.com
AECOM Chantilly, VA, United States
Feb 17, 2017
Full time
Job Summary The Air Quality Compliance Team in the Chantilly, Virginia office is seeking an entry-level environmental engineer/scientist for immediate employment. We are looking for someone who is interested in a starting a career in the air compliance field at the No. 1 environmental consulting company (per Engineering News Record, 2016) that provides the opportunity for growth, training, and a wealth of technical support and guidance. AECOM is pleased to include you in a unique development opportunity, the Graduate Development Program (GDP). This program is designed to support your assimilation into the organization and assist with creating a foundation of knowledge for a successful career at AECOM. You will gain experience in your discipline through learning on the job and participate in development opportunities during the program, including access to AECOM's social media resources, group mentoring, and professional networking. The program also has learning activities that will be available to you, including webinars and on-line programs. Imagine working on rewarding projects within a diverse culture, and having access to exceptional training and career development opportunities. Working at AECOM means being part of a global team, working with award-winning professionals across the world. Aspire to be a key player on some of the best projects regionally, with opportunities to work on projects nationally or internationally. Our people bring deep industry knowledge to help you succeed. The responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to: Utilize basic scientific principles, theories, practices and existing technologies to develop solutions for technical problems with limited scope Collect and enter data, and apply technical principles and theories Interpret and record data, conduct analyses, compare findings to relevant studies and local, state and federal regulations to ensure compliance Work under supervision of a project manager or senior-level team member Collect monthly recordkeeping data Calculate air emissions Review of air quality regulations and applicability assessments Assist with monthly and quarterly compliance audits Prepare/organize regulatory reports for submittal to federal and state agencies Prepare air quality permits Minimum Requirements Bachelor's degree in relevant scientific discipline (e.g., environmental science, soil science, agriculture, geology or any scientific related field) Knowledge of environmental data collection, identification, investigation, and data entry Good verbal and writing skills Proficient with word processing and spreadsheet programs Preferred Qualifications Experience in performing air emissions calculations Familiarity with air permitting applicability and preparation of applications Knowledgeable of various NSPS and NESHAP regulations as well as Title V, ODS, and regional state regulatory programs Experience working with regulators to ensure fair and favorable permits are issued 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 and Minorities, Females, Veterans, and Disabled persons are encouraged to apply. For further information, please click here at http://www.aecom.com/content/wp-content/uploads/2016/01/EEO-is-the-Law-poster-supplement.pdf to view the EEO Is The Law poster. Remember to say you found this opportunity at EnvironmentalCareer.com
AECOM Arlington, Virginia, United States
Feb 02, 2017
Full time
Job Summary The Environmental, Design and Consulting Services Group of AECOM is actively seeking a creative, highly talented environmental scientist for immediate employment in the Arlington, VA (Crystal City) office. AECOM is pleased to include you in a unique development opportunity, the Graduate Development Program (GDP). This program is designed to support your assimilation into the organization and assist with creating a foundation of knowledge for a successful career at AECOM. You will gain experience in your discipline through learning on the job and participate in development opportunities during the program, including access to AECOM's social media resources, group mentoring, and professional networking. The program also has learning activities that will be available to you, including webinars and on-line programs. Imagine working on rewarding projects within a diverse culture, and having access to exceptional training and career development opportunities. Working at AECOM means being part of a global team, working with award-winning professionals across the world. Aspire to be a key player on some of the best projects regionally, with opportunities to work on projects nationally or internationally. Our people bring deep industry knowledge to help you succeed. AECOM is proud to provide our employees with exciting, challenging projects. The great variety of projects and assignments available at AECOM will give the candidate multiple opportunities to gain experience on projects that can lead to a rewarding and diverse career. The candidate will be working with and in support of Project Managers and task order leaders. The position will support multiple projects within our environmental business line for Department of Defense (DoD) clients. The responsibilities include , but are not limited to: Support planning and executing projects for the DoD in the areas of environmental compliance and/or cleanup Develop environmental policy and technical guidance Provide administrative support to technical projects Perform environmental regulatory research and analysis Develop and implement environmental solutions and best management practices; and support environmental planning activities (e.g., project files, meeting support, and conference support) Interface with clients to identify technical requirements Write technical documents Perform field work including sampling and data collection at project sites, often requiring extended travel Manage personal workloads; apprising project managers of progress and obstacles, and presenting project outputs for final delivery Meet required schedules while producing quality work Work independently with minimal supervision and complete multiple tasks under tight deadlines Work both in a team environment and without supervision Strong work ethic and professional demeanor At times, the office wins opportunities requiring perspective employees to work onsite at DoD facilities. Work may include managing hazardous waste and hazardous materials, preparing required documentation (i.e., waste profiles, manifests, SDS), conducting compliance inspections, and supporting environmental training programs. Minimum Requirements Bachelor’s degree from an accredited university in environmental science, biology, chemistry, or related science field Proficient in standard office computer applications and software, to include MS Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Access Demonstrate familiarity of federal environmental laws and regulations as they apply to the mission and installations within the Department of Defense (e.g., Clean Water Act, Clean Air Act, Resource Conservation and Recovery Act, Comprehensive Environmental Response Compensation Liability Act, Endangered Species Act, National Environmental Policy Act) Demonstrate ability to conduct field measurement activities accordance with established protocols Demonstrate excellent oral communication and writing skills. Will be required to present a technical writing sample prior to interview Must be able to pass OSHA required medical physical Must be willing and able to obtain and maintain a security clearance 0 - 2 years experience Preferred Qualifications Completed OSHA 40-hour HAZWOPER training Experience with DoD environmental programs is a plus, but not a requirement 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 and Minorities, Females, Veterans, and Disabled persons are encouraged to apply. For further information, please click here at http://www.aecom.com/content/wp-content/uploads/2016/01/EEO-is-the-Law-poster-supplement.pdf to view the EEO Is The Law poster.   Remember to say you found this opportunity at EnvironmentalCareer.com