AECOM Environmental Engineer II - Denver in Denver, Colorado
AECOM is seeking an Environmental Engineer II to be based out of Denver/Fort Collins, Colorado office. The successful candidate will have a background in environmental engineering and a successful work history of environmental investigations. A background in remediation is preferred.
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.
Responsibilities will include, but may not be limited to the following:
Support AECOM projects in the areas of contaminated sediments, soil and groundwater remediation, environmental compliance, and Environmental Social and Governance (ESG)/Sustainability initiative.
Work with senior level staff to provide technical analysis and deliverables for current and prospective clients for remedial investigations, feasibility studies, remedial design, remedial action, fate and transport modeling, innovative sampling approaches, etc.
Planning and directing field activities for data collection, and data management.
Maintain positive working relationships with client contacts, suppliers, contractors, engineering consultants, academia, and external agencies.
Engage in internal Technical Practice Groups, coordinate with company’s regional and national experts and professional development.
About AECOM’s Environment Business Line
Join AECOM to be part of an expert global team who is connected through a well-developed, worldwide, internal technical practice network through which you can learn from and brainstorm with the best in the world. AECOM is an industry-leading, world class environmental firm, and we want you to succeed within it. We respect and encourage your own pathway to excellence via our Freedom to Grow initiative.
AECOM is known for our award-winning technical excellence, leading-edge science and innovative project delivery. We provide sustainable solutions for some of the world’s most challenging issues. Our global clients and their projects are diverse and interesting. They span market sectors and geographies and require innovative technical solutions to solve wide-ranging environmental problems within diverse community profiles.
AECOM’s Sustainable Legacies program describes our approach to the environment, social equity and governance (ESG.) We embed sustainability throughout our business and help clients embed sustainable practices into their work. We help clients reduce their impact on the environment, achieve compliance and reduce risks.
About AECOM’s Remediation, Restoration and Redevelopment Practice
AECOM delivers innovative and often complex solutions to meet our clients’ objectives. Because we address many different impacted sites – from munitions to PFAS to algae blooms and beyond – every project in our global practice is different. That’s exciting, especially because our worldwide internal technical practice network connects us in real time to explore best practices from experts near and far. We offer full life-cycle solutions for projects – from due diligence through restoration and redevelopment to outreach programs that engage stakeholders and generate goodwill in the community. Our experts integrate scientific and engineering knowledge with responsive and cost-effective project management, strong communication skills, and an understanding of regulatory strategies and challenges. AECOM has the depth and breadth of resources to address significant remedial site challenges, and we support the development of our technical staff to be their best via professional mentorship and development. AECOM provides a stringent internal project manager certificate program to help you succeed in that career path. Learn more about our Remediation, Restoration and Redevelopment services.
BA/BS in Civil, Environmental Engineering or related field +minimum 2 years of relevant experience or demonstrated equivalency of experience and/or education.
US Citizen/US Permanent Resident.
Valid Driver's license.
Willingness to travel, complete field work, and work extended hours, when necessary.
Ability to acquire professional registration.
40-hour OSHA HAZWOPER and current 8-hour annual refresher certification.
Ability to assist with the preparation of cost estimates for various remediation plans and remediation activities.
Experience with response and environmental investigations and through site clean-up and closure.
Experience with developing conceptual site models and preparing remediation strategies.
Experience with remedial technology selection, remedial design, and remediation construction.
Experience completing contaminant fate and transport evaluation and mass flux estimates.
Experience preparing 3D hydrogeological conceptual models.
Experience preparing plans and specifications used for project bidding and construction.
Experience developing and preparing reports for submittal and acceptance for technical clients and regulators.
Ability to develop design specifications.
Candidate must also be able to work as part of a project team comprised of AECOM staff and subcontractors.
Flexibility to work on a multitude of diverse projects.
Positive attitude, willingness to mentor junior staff, and commitment to workplace health and safety are imperative.
Field work may be required including oversight of subcontractors.
CAD experience a plus.
Candidate must be proficient with basic computer programs; Microsoft Suite Programs.
Strong interpersonal and organizational skills.
Offered rate of compensation will be based on individual education, qualifications, experience, and work location. The midpoint of the salary range is $53,426 - $75,461.72 annually.
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 and disability benefits, paid time off, leaves of absence, retirement benefits, voluntary benefits, perks, wellness and global well-being, and global EAP, Business Travel and Service Awards programs.
What We Offer
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.
As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.
Job Category Engineering - Environmental
Business Line Environment
Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)
Country United States of America
Position Status Full Time
Requisition/Vacancy No. 261815BR
Additional Locations US - Fort Collins, CO - 1601 Prospect Pkwy
Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.