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AECOM Geologist Intern in Orange, California

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 – 50,000 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 aGeologist Internto be based in Orange CA.

This position is expected to begin May 2023.

Responsibilities will include:

  • Supports investigation and remediation projects for various clients.

  • Under direct supervision, conducts field investigations, monitoring and assessments.

  • Assist with the field investigation preparation, including preparing project safety plans.

  • Assist with post-field data entry and report writing.

  • Internships are designed to introduce and build essential, hands-on skills that differ from those attained in the academic arena and help to enhance the transition from student to professional.

  • Interns are assigned duties that will provide a broad, well-rounded learning experience within their field of study.

  • Intern III – completion of 3rd year of qualified study.

Qualifications

Minimum Requirements:

  • Currently enrolled in a Bachelor’s degree for geology, hydrogeology, environmental science, or another related field.

  • Valid U.S Driver's License.

  • US Citizen/US Permanent Resident.

  • Must have completed 3 years of qualified study.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Ability to travel up to 75% to various job sites in and near Los Angeles Basin.

  • Field related classes or experience especially with rock/soil/stratigraphy descriptions.

  • Collect and evaluate environmental data in field and office settings.

  • Support project staff with carrying out fieldwork (water, soil and/or air sampling) is considered an asset.

  • Strong writing abilities.

  • Strong problem-solving skills and familiarity with computer applications (e.g., word processing, spreadsheet, database, and CADD).

Additional Information

  • Relocation is not available for this position.

  • Candidates may be asked to submit to a Motor Vehicle Record screening, drug test, and/or medical surveillance screening upon hire.

  • Offered rate of compensation will be based on individual education, qualifications, experience, and work location. The hourly range for this position is $20.00 - $28.00.

  • 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, voluntary benefits, perks, wellness and global well-being, and global EAP, Business Travel and Service Awards programs.

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: J10077396

Business Line: Environment

Business Group: DCS

Strategic Business Unit: West

Career Area: Engineering

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