AECOM Senior Environmental Remediation Engineer in Latham, New York
AECOM is seeking a Senior Environmental Remediation Engineer. Candidate may work from any of the AECOM hub offices located between the Washington DC Metro Area and New England. In this role, you will be a technical leader supporting AECOM’s vast portfolio of Department of Defense environmental investigation and remediation projects. Many of these projects have a primary focus on PFAS or per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances. PFAS are a set of emerging contaminants for which AECOM foresees a significant growth in its business.
At AECOM, we’re delivering a better world.
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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:
Serve as task lead for remediation activities and coordinate the efforts of support staff
Gather and correlate engineering and scientific data using established and well-defined procedures
Assist with preparing Federal proposals for performance-based acquisitions
Work on detailed or routine engineering assignments involving calculations and relatively simple tests
Build and maintain effective working relationships with internal and external clients, regulators, and project stakeholders
Perform work in accordance with budget and schedule with minimal supervision
Utilize scientific principles, theories, practices, and existing technologies to develop solutions for technical problems with limited scope
Prepare technical work plans and reports
Interpret and record data, conduct analyses, compare findings to relevant local, state and federal regulations to ensure compliance
Review analytical data for general indicators of quality for routine analyses based on well-defined guidelines
Coordinate with task and project managers, work with on-site subcontractors and field staff, support sampling, data collection, and field documentation.
Travel to various job sites within the US
Flexible to work on a multitude of diverse projects, a positive attitude, and commitment to workplace H&S
BA/BS in Engineering (Environmental, Civil, or Chemical)+ 8 years of related experience or demonstrated equivalency of experience and/or education,
Valid U.S. Driver's License, and
Candidate must be able to provide proof of US Citizenship and be able to obtain US Federal Government Credentials
Demonstrated knowledge and successful experience in proposing, designing, and executing soil and groundwater remediation systems.
Life cycle cost estimating, feasibility studies, environmental remedial design proposal writing, and basic fate and transport modeling
Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite
Master’s degree in Engineering
experience preparing proposals for environmental remediation design
Professional Engineering license
Experience investigating sites with conventional and emerging contaminants (specifically PFAS)
Experience developing successful remedial solutions for performance-based acquisitions
Understanding of CERCLA, RCRA, Safe Drinking Water Act, Clean Water Act, and Clean Air Act regulations
Strong technical report writing skills and the ability to develop design specifications
Ability to assist with the preparation of cost estimates for remediation plans and activities
Must be able to travel periodically
Candidate must be able to meet the medical clearance requirements of an OSHA medical surveillance physical examination
Familiar with various remedial systems design, installation, and operation & maintenance requirements
Good interpersonal and communication skills, comfortable meeting with clients, colleagues, and subcontractors
OSHA 10-hr or 30-hr Construction H&S certification preferred but will be provided
This position does not include sponsorship for United States work authorization.
Relocation assistance is not provided for this role.
Due to the nature of this work U.S. Citizenship is required.
Offered rate of compensation will be based on individual education, qualifications, experience, and work location. The salary range is $90,000 annually to $130,000/year.
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. 263535BR
Additional Locations US - Arlington, VA - 2101 Wilson Boulevard - Suite 800, US - Buffalo, NY - 85 East Market Street, US - Chelmsford, MA - 250 Apollo Drive, US - Conshohocken, PA - 625 West Ridge Pike, US - Latham, NY - 40 British American Blvd
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.