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AECOM Sr Environmental Professional in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

Company Description

Work with Us. Change the World.

At AECOM, we're delivering a better world. Whether improving your commute, keeping the lights on, providing access to clean water, or transforming skylines, our work helps people and communities thrive. We are the world's trusted infrastructure consulting firm, partnering with clients to solve the world’s most complex challenges and build legacies for future generations.

There has never been a better time to be at AECOM. With accelerating infrastructure investment worldwide, our services are in great demand. We invite you to bring your bold ideas and big dreams and become part of a global team of over 50,000 planners, designers, engineers, scientists, digital innovators, program and construction managers and other professionals delivering projects that create a positive and tangible impact around the world.

We're one global team driven by our common purpose to deliver a better world. Join us.

Job Description

We are currently looking for an experienced Senior Environmental Professional to join our team to support a variety of complex environmental projects that are managed within a programmatic delivery model. Work will involve managing projects within a key strategic industrial program. The Senior Environmental Professional can be based in the greater Philadelphia or Pittsburgh areas of the United States.

Key responsibilities of the position include assisting with:

  • Leading and managing long-term, large projects that have high risk reward, are of high strategic value, and/or have a high level of complexity.

  • Providing project level technical leadership and strategic direction.

  • Championing ethical and safe working practices.

  • Driving innovation in project management approaches and methodologies to achieve marketplace differentiation.

  • Working with the Program Manager and Senior Practice Leaders to enhance business growth.

  • Identifying risk and pro-actively takes actions to positively impact project outcomes.

  • Contributing to project team development strategy, including identification of talent gaps and resourcing plans.

  • Accountable for overall project financial success and delivery


Minimum Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree in Geology, Environmental Science, and Environmental Engineering and + 6 years of experience and/or education or demonstrated equivalency of experience and/or education

  • Must be a US Citizen

  • Must be able to pass client background and drug screenings

  • This position may be subject to a pre-employment Motor Vehicle Record Screening.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Master’s degree

  • Strong technical capability across all phases environmental of work.

  • Has significant experience with programmatic delivery.

  • Able to demonstrate a high level of expertise in applicable technical areas and is frequently called on by clients and peers to position or deliver complex programs.

  • Has a detailed understanding of the competencies needed for success on complex projects and can critically evaluate and apply the competencies, as required.

  • Able to develop strong relationships and manage all client stakeholders (internal and external).

  • Demonstrates exemplary leadership attributes that provide role modelling for others.

  • Able to build consensus to change project strategy in challenging situations.

  • Demonstrated ability to set long term goals and strategies and establish effective management of internal and external interfaces and interdependencies.

  • Has built diverse and inclusive teams to enable collective success through trust, psychological safety, autonomy, accountability, and alignment.

  • Possesses a minimum of 10 years professional experience.

  • Professional Licensure.

Additional Information

  • Relocation is available for this position.

  • Sponsorship is not available for this position.

  • Travel is required for this position.

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Offered compensation will be based on location and individual qualifications. The expected range is $90,000.00 - $120,000.00.


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, disability benefits, paid time off, leaves of absences, voluntary benefits, perks, U.S and global well-being programs, employee assistance program, business travel insurance, service recognition awards, retirement savings plan, and employee stock purchase plan.

AECOM is the world’s trusted infrastructure consulting firm, delivering professional services throughout the project lifecycle – from advisory, planning, design and engineering to program and construction management. On projects spanning transportation, buildings, water, new energy and the environment, our public- and private-sector clients trust us to solve their most complex challenges. Our teams are driven by a common purpose to deliver a better world through our unrivaled technical and digital expertise, a culture of equity, diversity and inclusion, and a commitment to environmental, social and governance priorities. AECOM is a Fortune 500 firm and its Professional Services business had revenue of $14.4 billion in fiscal year 2023. See how we are delivering sustainable legacies for generations to come at and @AECOM.

Freedom to Grow in a World of Opportunity

You will have 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.

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.

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. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.

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

ReqID: J10106886

Business Line: Environment

Business Group: DCS

Strategic Business Unit: West

Career Area: Science

Work Location Model: Hybrid