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AECOM Offshore / Onboard Scientific Survey Scientist in Providence, Rhode Island

United States of America - Rhode Island, Providence

Job Summary

AECOM has an immediate need for two (2) Offshore Scientific Survey Scientists to work aboard Research Vessels in the New England / New York / Long Island Sound area and perform as Logistics Coordinator / Client Representative Coordinators supporting Offshore Wind Lease Area Permitting and Study. This position requires the capability to deploy for 21-28 days, work 7 days/week/12 hours/day; full onboard accommodations will be provided. Extended duty surveys available and relief after 28-day deployment provided as needed.

The responsibilities of this role include, but may not be limited to, the following:

  • Provide technical oversight of onboard sampling and surveying work

  • Review sea-floor mapping

  • Review work and compare with compliance guidelines and regulations

About AECOM

At AECOM, 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.

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 mega project, life-sustainingdisaster recovery programs, and the tallest tower in the Western Hemisphere.

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

We are proud to be recognized for excellence:

  • Named one of Fortune magazine's "World's Most Admired Companies" for the sixth consecutive year

  • Ranked #1 in Engineering News-Record ’s 2020 “Top 200 Environmental Firms”

  • Ranked #1 in Transportation and General Building in Engineering News-Record ’s 2020 “Top 500 Design Firms”

  • VIQTORY 2020 Military Friendly® Gold Employer

DCS—Environment

AECOM is the leading, worldwide environmental services provider to industry and government — delivering sustainable energy and environmental solutions to meet compliance, business and operational needs. Our advisory and technical staff deliver specialized solutions to unusual and complex problems facing client projects across the full business life cycle — from asset planning, development and operations, to product integration and facility compliance, to site remediation, restoration, sustainability and reuse, and holistic strategies that improve and modernize next generation energy infrastructure. Our solutions balance complex technical, regulatory, business and stakeholder issues to produce measurable value and cost-saving approaches for our clients

Our services are delivered by 7,400 responsive environmental professionals around the world. Our global staff has in-depth knowledge of local and regional requirements and broad technical expertise in 60 disciplines. We work together across our global network to bring the best resources, skills and efficiencies to our projects.

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor of Science degree in Biology, Marine Biology or similar or demonstrated equivalency of experience and/or education

  • 2+ years of relevant experience to include offshore service as a Client Representative or similar offshore situations

  • Pre-employment "Fit to Work' screening required (candidate must meet client's medical screening and vessel requirements. Includes OGUK Medical or similar screening)

  • Sponsorship is not available for this position

Preferred Qualifications

  • Bachelors degree in Marine Sciences (Biology, Geophysics, Geotechnical, or Engineering) is preferred

  • 5+ years of relevant experience preferred, to include offshore service as a Client Representative or similar offshore situations

  • Demonstrated experience with offshore Health, Safety, Security, and Environment preferred

  • Experience working on vessels offshore is highly preferred

  • Offshore Survival Training, preferably BOISET and/or HUET desired

  • Possession of a Transportation Workers Identification Card helpful.

  • Candidates with fisheries, marine mammal and/or sea turtle protected species observer experience helpful

  • Strong written and verbal communication skills desired

Additional Details

  • Must have the willingness and capability to deploy for 21-28 days, working 7 days/week/12 hours/day with full onboard accommodations to be provided. Extended duty surveys available and relief after 28-day deployment provided as needed.

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 Part-time Variable

Requisition/Vacancy No. 247861BR

Additional Locations US - Boston, MA - One Federal St, US - New York, NY - 125 Broad Street

Virtual: Yes

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.

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