AECOM Environmental Field Technician in Portland, Oregon

Business Line Environment

Position Title Environmental Field Technician

United States of America - Oregon

Portland

Job Summary

AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow. AECOM is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

At AECOM, employee's safety and security are our top Safeguarding core value. All employees are expected to set the highest level of safety expectation in their work, display the highest level of safe behavior, and actively participate in AECOM's Safety For Life Program. SH&E is a part of our company culture and participation is required for all employees.

Our AECOM Portland, OR office is currently seeking an experienced Environmental Field Technician. We seek a technically proficient individual that has strong field capabilities and can convey thoughts and ideas in a clear, concise manner. Excellent communication, organization and prioritization skills will be necessary to work in our collaborative team-oriented offices; strong interpersonal skills are a must.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Perform soil, sediment, water and groundwater sampling, monitoring well gauging and maintenance, soil vapor sampling, and subcontractor oversight

  • Perform operations and maintenance (O&M) of groundwater and soil vapor remediation systems

  • Perform construction management

  • Operation of field instrumentation

  • Ability to fill out chain of custody forms, ship samples as required

  • Collect and tabulate scientific data

  • Complete daily field reports documenting sampling, monitoring, O&M, and construction management activities

  • Act as site safety officer

  • Any other duties assigned

Minimum Requirements

  • High School Diploma or equivalent

  • 5+ years professional experience

  • Ability to work in field for extended periods of time in challenging weather/field conditions

  • Ability to travel and work remotely as required

  • Excellent mechanical aptitude

  • Self-motivated, able to follow through with challenging field and office assignments

  • Experience with pneumatic and electric submersible pumps, electric control panels, and conveyance piping

  • Strong mechanical background

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

  • Effective organizational skills; time management skills; flexibility to work on a multitude of diverse project tasks; an eagerness to acquire new skills and meet new challenges

  • Ability to manage subcontractors

  • Ability to work well in a project team and a fast paced environment

  • Attention to detail on field notes and data quality

  • Excellent attention to Health and Safety

  • HAZWOPER 40 Training

Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience with Industrial and Oil & Gas clients preferred

  • Experience working on active industrial and petroleum facilities preferred

  • Experience working with and maintaining groundwater and soil vapor remediation systems

  • Transportation Worker Identification Card

What We Offer

AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow. AECOM is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

At AECOM, employee's safety and security are our top Safeguarding core value. All employees are expected to set the highest level of safety expectation in their work, display the highest level of safe behavior, and actively participate in AECOM's Safety For Life Program. SH&E is a part of our company culture and participation is required for all employees.

NOTICE TO THIRD PARTY AGENCIES: Please note that AECOM does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters or employment agencies. In the absence of a signed Recruitment Fee Agreement, AECOM will not consider or agree to payment of any referral compensation or recruiter fee. In the event a recruiter or agency submits a resume or candidate without a previously signed agreement, AECOM explicitly reserves the right to pursue and hire those candidate(s) without any financial obligation to the recruiter or agency. Any unsolicited resumes, including those submitted to hiring managers, are deemed to be the property of AECOM.

Job Category Sciences

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 193698BR

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.