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AECOM Northeast Senior Biosolids Technology Specialist in Conshohocken, Pennsylvania

Company Description

At AECOM, we’re delivering a better world.

We believe infrastructure creates opportunity for everyone. Whether it’s improving your commute, keeping the lights on, providing access to clean water or transforming skylines, our work helps people and communities thrive.

Our clients trust us to bring together the best people, ideas, technical expertise and digital solutions to our work in transportation, buildings, water, the environment and new energy. We’re one global team – 47,000 strong – driven by a common purpose to deliver a better world.

Here, you will have freedom to grow in a world of opportunity.

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.

Job Description

AECOM is seeking a Senior Biosolids Technology Specialist to join our Water/Wastewater Engineering team based out of our Conshohocken or Philadelphia, PA or Chelmsford, MA office locations. The selected candidate will become part of an established Wastewater engineering practice within AECOM’s Northeast Region and lead AECOM’s response to growing Biosolids challenges in our in the marketplace.

The successful candidate will have hands-on experience with municipal Biosolids process evaluation, design, equipment integration, project delivery, and plant commissioning. This is an excellent opportunity for a candidate to step into a leadership role in an established wastewater business and work with AECOM’s local and national wastewater specialists.

Responsibilities will include:

  • Lead AECOM Northeast Region biosolids strategy.

  • Supports, oversees, and coordinates engineering activities in the area of Biosolids Technology.

  • Mentoring and guiding staff and project managers on technical solutions in the area of Biosolids Technology on projects.

  • Understanding project requirements and recommend solutions required in the in the area of Biosolids Technology.

  • Leading design pursuits in the Northeast Region in the area of Biosolids Technology.

  • Excellent written/verbal communication, presentation, and proposal writing skills with the ability to interact effectively with design and construction teams, management, and operations and maintenance personnel.

  • Ability to take initiative with leadership.

  • Ability to conduct client consulting and collaboration.

  • Ability to outline offsite sludge management options as well as detailed on-site sludge management solutions.

  • Ability to anticipate and solve both routine and unusual problems, determining technical objectives and requirements.


Minimum Requirements

  • BS in Civil, Chemical, Mechanical Engineering, and 8+ years of demonstrated experience in Biosolids Technology.

  • Professional Engineers License

  • Previous experience preparing process design criteria for anaerobic digestion system.

  • Previous experience in leading the biosolids handling portion for municipal wastewater treatment plant expansion and upgrade design and construction projects.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Master’s degree in civil, Chemical, Mechanical Engineering, or related field and 12+ years of demonstrated experience in Biosolids Technology.

  • Strong background in the development and application of Biosolids Technology such as:

  • Municipal water and wastewater facilities operations and troubleshooting experience.

  • Market knowledge in the Northeastern United States

  • Enhanced/advanced anaerobic digestion

  • Incineration technologies

  • Biosolids drying and energy recovery

  • Biosolids gasification process

  • Thermal Hydrolysis Process

  • Odor Control Technology

  • Combined Heat & Power Technologies

  • PFAS Impacted Biosolids Treatment and Management

Additional Information

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

Sponsorship is not available for this role.

Relocation is available for this role.

With infrastructure investment accelerating worldwide, our services are in great demand, and there’s never been a better time to be at AECOM! 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.

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.

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

Join us and let’s get started.

ReqID: J10085682

Business Line: Water

Business Group: DCS

Strategic Business Unit: East

Career Area: Engineering

Work Location Model: Hybrid