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4 job(s) at AECOM

AECOM Greenville, SC, United States
May 22, 2017
Full time
Job Summary The Transportation Group of AECOM is actively seeking a creative, highly talented Ecologist for immediate employment in the Greenville, SC office. The candidate will join an excellent team with significant career growth potential. The candidate will not be required to reside in Georgia or work out of the Atlanta office, but must be willing to travel when required. The responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to: Performs unsupervised field tasks, such as stream and wetland delineations, habitat assessments, threatened and endangered species surveys Gathers data and other information to be used in the preparation of scientific reports; compiles and organizes environmental data collected by others Prepares basic data and scientific documents to include maps/figures, technical reports, agency coordination, NEPA documents, and permit applications Works under supervision of senior staff but is capable of completing all but the most complex tasks with minimal supervision The responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to, those listed above Minimum Requirements Bachelor’s degree in relevant scientific discipline (e.g., environmental science, environmental biology, ecology, wildlife management, and related disciplines) 2+ years of experience Strong technical/scientific writing skills Functional knowledge of ArcGIS software Ability to convey thoughts and ideas in a clear and concise manner Experienced ability to conduct field surveys and delineate wetlands/streams according US Army Corps of Engineers standards and make GA EPD state waters/buffers determinations. Minimum of 3 years required with this skill Superior knowledge of southeastern flora, fauna, and natural systems Superior knowledge of state and federal environmental regulatory framework Ability to organize data in an efficient and clear manner Ability to learn through on-the-job experience Qualified applicants who are offered a position must pass a pre-employment substance abuse test Preferred Qualifications Master’s degree in relevant scientific discipline (e.g., environmental science, environmental biology, ecology, wildlife management, and related disciplines) Previous environmental consulting experience Experience preparing GDOT ecology documents Experience with NEPA planning/implementation, particularly as it relates to transportation is a plus Willingness to expand professional experience/qualifications beyond current area of expertise 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. Remember to say you found this opportunity at EnvironmentalCareer.com
AECOM San Diego, CA, United States
May 22, 2017
Full time
Job Summary AECOM is actively seeking a Compliance Biologist with an emphasis in nesting bird surveys and/or restoration oversight during construction. This position would support numerous compliance projects in the southern California region. The responsibilities of this position include, but not limited to: Provide oversight during construction for site preparation/soil stabilization for the purposes of restoration/revegetation, including topsoil salvage, decompaction, and recontouring Expertise in construction settings, delineating work areas, performing compliance training, problem-solving issues that may arise, and/or applying resource avoidance/minimization measures Strong writing skills and experience completing survey reports and/or Compliance Monitoring Reports Excellent verbal communication skills; ability to build consensus across diverse teams; effective client communication and ability to work independently on large multi-disciplinary teams Perform biological survey sweeps prior to commencement of construction Interacting with client and agency representatives, as needed, on select projects Knowledge of major state and federal agencies (e.g., USACE, USFWS, BLM, BOR, CDFW, RWQCB, and CCC) and major regulatory frameworks (e.g., NEPA, CEQA, ESA, CESA, CFGC, CWA and CCA) Perform fieldwork outdoors in all seasons of the year, consistent with AECOM’s health and safety requirements and procedures This position will involve predominantly involve task-level management Responsible for working on projects that involve medium to large complex sites with rough terrain Some out of town travel may be required Work independently and as part of a team; be innovative and a problem solver Minimum Requirements Bachelor’s Degree in related field (biology, ecology, etc.) 4+ years of experience Team player with excellent listening skills and diplomacy Knowledge of native and non-native fauna and experience identifying in field Proficiency with Microsoft Office tools Ability to create and maintain tracking spreadsheets and documents Ability to work independently, identifying what needs to be accomplished and regularly completing tasks Outstanding oral and written communication skills Preferred Qualifications Experience in California and southwest U.S. is preferred General understanding of other environmental compliance resource areas, such as SWPPP, noise, air quality, and/or hazardous materials is not required, but a plus 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. Remember to say you found this opportunity at EnvironmentalCareer.com
AECOM Atlanta, GA, United States
May 22, 2017
Full time
Job Summary AECOM seeks an experienced NEPA Planner/Project Manager in Atlanta, GA, who will support our Georgia Transportation Operation. 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: Conduct and document environmental studies and permit applications applicable to environmental laws Serve as a technical practitioner as well as called upon to lead teams and interdisciplinary groups to develop quality deliverables Other duties as assigned Minimum Requirements Bachelor's Degree in related field 8+ Years of experience environmental/planning with an emphasis on NEPA Experienced in client management, project management, environmental analysis, 404 permitting, buffer variances, Section 106, and other applicable environmental laws and processes Knowledge of GDOT Utility Coordination procedures Contract Administration experience Project Management experience (Transportation projects) Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite: all programs Excellent communication skills, written and verbal Excellent organization and time management skills 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. Remember to say you found this opportunity at EnvironmentalCareer.com
AECOM Honolulu, HI, United States
Apr 12, 2017
Full time
AECOM is actively seeking a creative, highly talented Environmental Planner for immediate employment in the Honolulu, HI office. This position requires work within a group and individual setting and the ability to complete tasks within tight deadlines as well as technical expert supporting various levels of staff through mentoring and career development. This position will report to the Planning/Environmental Planning Director. The responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to: Work with and support Senior Environmental Planners in carrying out Environmental Assessments and other approvals and permitting activities Working with clients, resource agencies, environmental and technical staff to prepare environmental documents and related technical studies Provide appropriate support to AECOM multidisciplinary teams in delivering satisfactory outcomes to the client Manage and support environmental planning projects, as needed Identify opportunities and build relationships in local governments Minimum Requirements Bachelor's degree in Environmental Science or studies, Planning, Natural and/or Cultural Resource Management, or related field 3+ years of relevant professional experience Excellent written and oral communication skills Strong analytical skills and ability to assess environmental impacts with increasing responsibilities Ability to work independently and demonstrate a high level of competence in the area of technical report writing related to NEPA compliance as well as other types of technical reports and regulatory (Federal, State, local) permitting documents Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite and Microsoft Project Must possess a valid driver's license Preferred Qualifications Master’s degree in Environmental Science or Studies, Planning, Natural and/or Cultural Resource Management or related field Knowledge and experience in preparing Hawaii State Chapter 343 environmental compliance and permitting documentation Experience with environmental compliance and permitting related to military related projects Experience preparing proposals, cost estimates, and change orders Remember to say you found this opportunity at EnvironmentalCareer.com