AECOM Measurements Scientist in Raleigh, North Carolina
United States of America - North Carolina, Raleigh
AECOM is seeking an Air Quality Scientist II for employment in our Raleigh, North Carolina office. In this role, you will perform standard scientific work requiring application of techniques and procedures.
Responsibilities will include, but may not be limited to the following:
Utilizes scientific principles and environmental testing technology to solve problems for staff members and clients.
Interacts with other scientists and engineers to apply broad range of expertise to specific phases of projects.
Proposes appropriate analytical methods and techniques. Assists in providing advice and consulting services within scope of scientific knowledge.
Draws conclusions and makes recommendations based on analysis and experience on similar assignments
Interprets and records data, conducts analyses, compares findings to relevant studies and local, state and federal regulations to ensure compliance.
Works independently under general supervision.
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-sustaining disaster 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
About AECOM’s Environment Business Line
Join AECOM to be part of an expert global team who is connected through a well-developed, worldwide, internal technical practice network through which you can learn from and brainstorm with the best in the world. AECOM is an industry-leading, world class environmental firm, and we want you to succeed within it. We respect and encourage your own pathway to excellence via our Freedom to Grow initiative.
AECOM is known for our award-winning technical excellence, leading-edge science and innovative project delivery. We provide sustainable solutions for some of the world’s most challenging issues. Our global clients and their projects are diverse and interesting. They span market sectors and geographies and require innovative technical solutions to solve wide-ranging environmental problems within diverse community profiles.
AECOM’s Sustainable Legacies program describes our approach to the environment, social equity and governance (ESG.) We embed sustainability throughout our business and help clients embed sustainable practices into their work. We help clients reduce their impact on the environment, achieve compliance and reduce risks.
Bachelor’s degree with 2 years of experience or
AA/AS with 4 years of experience in environmental air sampling
Ability to climb ladders, work at heights in outdoor climates year-round, lift and carry equipment weighing up to 75 lbs.
Must be able to obtain medical clearance for DOT driving and for wearing a respirator
Must be able to apply & obtain an AECOM corporate credit card for use in making travel-related purchases.
BS Degree in Environmental Science, Environmental Engineering, or related field
Experience with continuous emissions monitoring systems (CEMS), EPA Methods and emissions monitoring equipment
Aptitude and experience with electrical and mechanical troubleshooting and repair
40-hour HAZWOPER training certification
Experience with Microsoft Word and Excel
Understanding and application of the fundamentals of schedule and budget management to project tasks.
Ability to prioritize and schedule tasks for self and others in workshop and in field.
Knowledge in the practices required to generate valid scientific data. Ability to use this knowledge to assess the quality of others’ work and apply the practices to employee’s own work.
Relocation is not offered for this position
Sponsorship is not offered for this position
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 Full-Time
Requisition/Vacancy No. 256260BR
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.