Environmental Scientist

  • AECOM
  • Germantown, Maryland, United States
  • Nov 22, 2016
Full time Environmental Science/Engineering Environmental & Energy Law EHS - Environmental, Health & Saftey Hazardous Waste / RCRA

Job Description

Job Summary
The Environmental Division of AECOM is seeking a Environmental Scientist for immediate employment with the Environmental, Health, and Safety (EHS) Management Department in the Germantown, MD office. The Germantown EHS Management Department provides environmental compliance services to federal, municipal, and private-sector clients, nationwide. In this position, you will use your environmental regulatory and due diligence/subsurface investigation knowledge to help our clients navigate their environmental compliance challenges.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
Acting independently on technical matters pertaining to environmental regulatory compliance, due diligence, and subsurface investigations
Preparing or overseeing the preparation of technical reports, plans, and permitting documents
Interacting with local regulatory agencies and clients

Minimum Requirements
Bachelor’s degree in Environmental Science, Engineering, or relevant environmental discipline
4+ years of environmental consulting experience
Experience in multi-media environmental regulatory compliance (e.g., CWA, RCRA, CERCLA, OPA, etc.) and its application
Field experience in groundwater and soil sampling; proficient enough to self-manage in the field as well as manage a small field team
Technical experience related to Due Diligence, Phase I and II site investigations
Demonstrated task management skills
Highly effective verbal and written communication skills; extremely proficient in technical writing; highly effective organization and multi-tasking skills
Ability to prioritize multiple demands, think strategically and successfully lead multiple simultaneous projects
Strong attention to detail with excellent analytical, judgment and problem-solving capabilities

Preferred Qualifications
40-hour OSHA HAZWOPER certification
Proficiency with Microsoft Office Suite
Willingness and availability to travel domestically

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 to view the EEO Is The Law poster.
 
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Job Level

Mid-level, Senior-level

Sector

Consulting