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AECOM Plant Operator I Sarasota, FL in Orlando, Florida

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 – 47,000 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 for a Plant Operator I for an Environmental remediation project in Sarasota, FL.

The responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Performs a variety of tasks in support of water treatment system operation.

  • Activities may include setting up and operating equipment; inspecting equipment; inspection of engineering installations for compliance with specifications; maintaining project documentation; assisting with the building, repair, or maintenance of treatment system.

  • Relies on basic understanding of procedures and company policies to plan and accomplish basic goals.

  • Performs a variety of routine tasks and works under close supervision.

  • Entry-level position; may not require previous experience.

  • Operation and maintenance of water treatment system

  • System is manned 24/7 365 days per year. 12 hour shifts 3/4 sequential days each week. Some weekends/holidays required.


Minimum Requirements

  • High School Diploma or equivalent

  • Must pass a State and Federal criminal history/security background check.

  • Must be able to successfully pass pre-employment drug screening.

  • Must possess a valid driver’s license and clean driving record to operate company vehicle on site.

Preferred Requirements

  • 40-hour HAZWOPER a plus

  • Troubleshoot problems and perform routine tasks

  • The person in this position needs to frequently move and works in both indoor and outdoor environments with uneven terrain, variable outdoor and hazardous conditions including heat, cold, noise, and chemicals.

  • Position needs to perform walk-throughs to complete hourly indoor plant checks.

  • Position requires ability to operate computer system to monitor operation of water treatment systems

  • Position requires occasional repetitive bending & stooping and the gripping of hand and power tools to perform maintenance work.

  • Position requires occasionally ascending/descending on inside and outside portable ladders and work at heights to perform maintenance, inspection, troubleshooting or repairs.

  • Position requires occasionally lifting of up to 50 lb. bags of chemicals up to 4 ft to release contents into a tank without assistance.

  • Position requires occasionally moving or shifting equipment or bulk chemical containers weighing up to 75 pounds with assistance.

  • Position requires on rare occasions wearing fall protection equipment.

  • Position requires frequently working independently in isolated areas.

  • Position requires consistent use of personal protective equipment, including but not limited to gloves, safety shoes/boots, hard hat, hearing protection, respiratory protection, and fall protection.

  • Position requires the ability to learn and apply standard operating procedures and safety protocols.

Additional Information

  • The position will require a Motor Vehicle Record Screening

  • Sponsorship opportunities for US Employment Authorization are not available for this position.

  • Relocation Benefits are not available for this position.

Additional Information

All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.

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: J10087446

Business Line: Environment

Business Group: DCS

Strategic Business Unit: West

Career Area: Construction

Work Location Model: On-Site