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AECOM Environmental Manager (REM) in Charlotte, North Carolina

Company Description

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Job Description

AECOM is actively seeking a qualified Environmental Science Manager with a focus on Environmental Site Assessment and Remediation to lead the Charlotte, NC Remediation team. The Environmental Science Manager will be responsible for overseeing the performance of the Charlotte, NC team to assure internal and client-facing KPIs. The location of this position will be based in Charlotte, North Carolina.

The successful candidate will be committed to the team’s success and growth. They will rigorously apply safety policies and procedures; will manage the technical, cost and schedule elements of project delivery.

The ideal candidate will effectively manage the quality of field efforts and project deliverables within the bounds of the AECOM Quality Management System. This position looks for excellent written and spoken communication skills, organizational and time management skills, flexibility to work on a range of projects, and a positive attitude.

The job responsibilities of this position will include, but are not limited to:

  • Assume management responsibilities for up to 9 remediation staff on the Charlotte team

  • Build, maintain and continue to facilitate relationships with key client contacts within a variety of regulatory and industrial clients

  • Serve as an initial focal point for issue resolution with support from the Area Manager

  • Develop and implement succession plans for the team and work on recruitment to continue regional growth within the South Carolina market

  • Coach and mentor project managers and team members on understanding business performance and internal KPIs

  • Works with the Area Manager to assure the local team understand and meet East Region performance goals

  • Acts as a point of local point of contact for project issues and makes recommendations to improve performance. This may include helping address project resource gaps, supporting technical issues, addressing local client or vendor issues etc.

  • Supporting cross-office department collaboration and cross-business line collaboration on project work

  • Work with project managers and staff to ensure consistent project management practices and procedures in alignment with AECOM’s Project Delivery and Quality Management systems.

  • Drive office programs and project performance to meet and/or exceed client satisfaction and internal KPIs

  • Develop, formulate and implement solutions of client problems/issues

  • Directly engage with and manage high quality client projects

  • Work to integrate Enterprise Capabilities and digital tools in project delivery

Qualifications

Minimum Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree with 8+ years of environmental consulting experience with focus in site assessment and/or remediation or demonstrated equivalency of experience and/or education.

  • Strong understanding of federal and local environmental laws and regulations including CERCLA, RCRA, NCDEQ and SCDHEC regulations

  • Valid U.S Driver's License and as a condition of employment, must pass AECOM's Motor Vehicle Records Review

  • US Citizen or US Permanent Resident

Preferred Requirements:

  • Understanding of AutoCAD, GIS, ArcMap/ArcGIS Pro, EQUIS

  • Seller-Doer with business development and client management experience

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

  • Experience as a people manager and team builder with ability to influence others to move toward a common vision or goal

  • Flexible and adaptable to adjust focus between personnel, business and project/client needs.

  • Excellent task and time management skills.

Expected Salary – $110,000 to 130,000

Qualifications

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

  • BA/BS in Environmental Science or related field + 8 years of related experience or demonstrated equivalency of experience and/or education

  • Valid U.S Driver’s License and as a condition of employment, must pass AECOM’s Motor Vehicle Records Review

  • Due to the nature of this work, U.S. Citizenship is required.

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:

  • 9+ years of environmental consulting experience with focus in site assessment and remediation.

  • Experience as a project manager and technical lead on feasibility studies, remedial design, and remedial action oversight, including experience with design and construction of dredging and capping projects.

  • Strong understanding of remediation design, cost estimating and construction.

  • Proven understanding of federal and local environmental laws and regulations including CERCLA, RCRA, NCDEQ and SCDHEC regulations

  • Understanding of AutoCAD, GIS, ArcMap/ArcGIS Pro, EQUIS

  • Seller-Doer with business development and client management experience

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

  • Experience as a people manager and team builder with ability to influence others to move toward a common vision or goal

  • Flexible and adaptable to adjust focus between personnel, business and project/client needs.

  • Excellent task and time management skills.

Additional Information

  • Sponsorship for US employment authorization is not available now or in the future for this position.

  • Relocation is not available for this position.

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Offered compensation will be based on location and individual qualifications. The expected range is $110,000.00 - $130,000.00.

About AECOM

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, disability benefits, paid time off, leaves of absence, voluntary benefits, perks, U.S. and global well-being programs, employee assistance program, business travel insurance, service recognition awards, retirement savings plan, and employee stock purchase plan.

AECOM is the world’s trusted infrastructure consulting firm, delivering professional services throughout the project lifecycle – from advisory, planning, design and engineering to program and construction management. On projects spanning transportation, buildings, water, new energy and the environment, our public- and private-sector clients trust us to solve their most complex challenges. Our teams are driven by a common purpose to deliver a better world through our unrivaled technical and digital expertise, a culture of equity, diversity and inclusion, and a commitment to environmental, social and governance priorities. AECOM is a Fortune 500 firm and its Professional Services business had revenue of $14.4 billion in fiscal year 2023. See how we are delivering sustainable legacies for generations to come at aecom.com and @AECOM.

Freedom to Grow in a World of Opportunity

You will have 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.

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.

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. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.

All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.

ReqID: J10108683

Business Line: Environment

Business Group: DCS

Strategic Business Unit: East

Career Area: Science

Work Location Model: On-Site

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