AECOM Chemist II - Denver in Fairfax, Virginia
AECOM is looking for an experienced Project chemist to support AECOM's remediation practice, this position would report to the Denver, Colorado office. This is a 100% remote telework position and this role can sit anywhere in the United States.
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.
The responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to:
Validate analytical chemical data in accordance with DoD, USEPA National, USEPA Regional, and State guidelines.
Solicit analytical laboratory services and evaluate for project use.
Act as liaison between laboratory, field team, and project management during project implementation.
Prepare data usability summaries included in client deliverables.
In order to be successful in this role, you will need to be:
Comfortable working with a team toward a common goal, while working independently on individual tasks.
Detail oriented while still able to understand/comply with the big picture/goals of a project.
Able to work with minimal supervision
A self-learner with the ability to multi-task and adapt to shifting priorities.
Strong oral and written communicator.
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 or BS in Chemistry, Environmental Science, or other related area.
Minimum 2 years of experience in environmental analytical chemistry, either as a laboratory analyst, data validator, or combination of both.
Valid Driver's license.
Preferred 4 years of experience in environmental analytical chemistry, either as a laboratory analyst, data validator, or combination of both.
US Citizen/US Permanent Resident.
Candidate must be proficient with basic computer programs; Microsoft Suite Programs.
Project Chemist experience.
Quality Assurance Project Plans (QAPPs) development.
Familiarity with FUDSChem or EQuIS databases is a plus.
Relocation is not available for this position.
Due to the nature of this role, US citizenship is required.
Offered rate of compensation will be based on individual education, qualifications, experience, and work location. The salary range is 47490 - 77,000 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 Sciences
Business Line Environment
Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)
Country United States of America
Position Status Full Time
Requisition/Vacancy No. 261157BR
Additional Locations US - Atlanta, GA - 2400 Piedmont Rd NE, US - Baton Rouge, LA - Nistac Contractor Fed Emerg Managmnt Agency 1500 Main Street, US - Cleveland, OH - 1300 East 9th Street, US - Fairfax, VA - VDOT 4890 Alliance Drive, US - Harrisburg, PA - 400 North Street, US - Honolulu, HI - 1001 Bishop St, US - Houston, TX - 19219 Katy Freeway, US - Indianapolis, IN - 10 S West Street, US - Las Vegas, NV - 13975 Grand Valley Parkway, US - Long Beach, CA - 310 Golden Shore, US - Los Angeles, CA - 300 S Grand Ave, US - Louisville, KY - 500 West Jefferson Street, US - Midland, MI - 2030 Dow Center, US - Rocky Hill, CT - 500 Enterprise Dr, US - Seattle, WA - 1501 4th Avenue
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.