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AECOM Environmental Field Technician II - Long Beach, CA in Long Beach, California

United States of America - California, Long Beach

Job Summary

AECOM is seeking an Environmental Field Technician to be assigned at Long Beach, California.


At AECOM, we believe infrastructure creates an 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.

We take on the most complex challenges and pioneer innovative, iconic solutions that push the limits of what’s possible – the world’s longest cable-stayed bridge, record-breaking sports events, the largest greenfield port development megaproject, life-sustaining and disaster recovery programs, and the tallest tower in the Western Hemisphere.

On projects spanning transportation, buildings, water, governments, energy and the environment, we deliver professional services throughout the project lifecycle.

We are proud to be recognized for excellence:

  • Fortune ’s World’s Most Admired Companies – 2014-2020

  • #1 in Transportation and General Building in Engineering-News Record 's 2019 “Top 500 Design Firms” and #1 2019 “Top 200 Environmental Firms”

  • VIQTORY 2020 Military Friendly® Gold Employer

  • Perfect score on the Human Rights Campaign Foundation's Corporate Equality Index for 2017-2019

With world-class technical expertise, leading-edge technology and innovative project delivery capability around the world, AECOM’s global environmental practice helps industry and government meet their business goals – to achieve compliance, reduce or eliminate risks and manage impacts. We provide advisory and technical services to help clients clean up and close contaminated sites and surplus operational facilities and restore them for reuse, plan and permit new facilities, address critical climate change issues, restore habitats and water quality, protect natural and cultural resources, maintain compliance, and cost-effectively manage residuals and wastes.


  • Documentation and tracking of all onsite subcontractor activity and equipment to ensure proper billing

  • Enforcement of all Shell and AECOM health and safety policies and procedures while subcontractors execute their scopes of work at the project site; reviews JSAs/THAs

  • Issue permits to subcontractors in compliance with the Shell Global Permit to Work (PTW) requirements

  • Review plans and ensures subcontractor adherence; notes deviations from plan

  • Documentation of positive interventions, unsafe acts and unsafe conditions

  • Conducts soil sampling, groundwater sampling, and oversees subsurface investigations and well installation activities

  • Conducts vapor intrusion sampling

  • Supports data evaluation and reporting

Minimum Requirements

  • High school degree + 2 years of related experience or demonstrated equivalency of experience and/or education

  • Must possess a valid driver's license and clean driving record

  • Pass a State and Federal criminal history/security background check; many projects/ clients are security-sensitive

  • Must pass a pre-employment drug screen

  • Physically able, with or without an accommodation, to work in indoor and outdoor environments with uneven terrain

  • Variable environmental conditions include heat, dust, noise, and chemicals. This position requires frequent (more than 50% of the workday) standing/walking, and keyboard/mouse operations; often (25-50% of the workday) operatingvehicles, and working in an environment of heavy, moving, dangerous equipment; occasionally (10-25% of the workday) working with arms above shoulder level, performing repetitive bending/stooping, power gripping/squeezing (hand tools, levers, etc.), climbing stairs, performing repetitive or fine hand movements, and lifting <25-50 pounds; rarely (less than 10% of the workday) working at heights, using portable ladders, working in confined spaces, and lifting 50-75 pounds

  • The position will include conducting field work and wearing associated personal protective equipment, including but notlimited to gloves, safety glasses/goggles, safety shoes/boots, hard hat, and hearing protection

  • Note for posting: OSHA 10 or 30 Hour Construction Outreach Training and current OSHA 40 Hour HAZWOPER

  • Training/Refresher is preferred. The successful candidate must be able to successfully pass physical examinations asrequired by the OSHA HAZWOPER Standard

Preferred Qualifications

Experience at Oil and Gas facilitates (refinery, terminals).

What We Offer

When you join AECOM, you become part of a company that is pioneering the future. Our teams around the world are involved in some of the most cutting-edge and innovative projects and programs of our time, addressing the big challenges of today and shaping the built environment for generations to come. We ensure a workplace that encourages growth, flexibility and creativity, as well as a company culture that champions inclusion, diversity and overall employee well-being through programs supported by company leadership. Our core values define who we are, how we act and what we aspire to, which comes down to not only delivering a better world, but working to “make amazing happen” in each neighborhood, community and city we touch. 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. 249462BR

Virtual: No

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.