AECOM Logistics Manager-Operations Specialist V in Richland, Washington

United States of America - Washington, Richland

Job Summary

The LBL Logistics Manager is responsible for ensuring that all required consumables for WTP operation have provisions in place for being supplied at the required frequencies. Other responsibilities include ensuring that required equipment/supplies used for day to day operations of the various facilities and systems is available when the systems/facilities get turned over to operations.

This position shall be performed under the day-to-day direction, control and supervision of WTCC.


  • Perform all work safely and with the utmost concern for the safety of self and other employees.

  • Perform all work in compliance with environmental permits and regulations.

  • Perform activities and meet the goals and objectives established by the facility management organization.

  • Represent facility management for interfaces with other project organizations on issues affecting operations and turnovers.

  • Demonstrate an understanding of system design and operation, including environmental, safety, and health aspects and regulatory conformance.

  • Develop a process to define and implement subcontracts for process consumables/material ordering to support overall operations of WTP systems after turnover to Operations.

  • Support implementation of project wide initiatives affecting facility management personnel and resources.

  • Setup subcontracts to ensure a supply of process consumables is available during operations.

  • Evaluate facility needs to ensure required supplies (sump pumps, hoses, process control analytical equipment...) to perform operational activities are available during plant operations.

  • Perform facility walkdowns to support design, construction, operational needs, and turnover.

  • Ensure all required equipment/subcontracts are in place to support required permit compliance surveillances/testing.

  • Ensure appropriate storage faculties are available and in-place to store consumables/equipment needed for plant operations.

  • Ensure required subcontracts for vendor support to perform system testing/tuning/process

  • Ensure the standards set by the conduct of operations procedures are upheld in the planning and performance of all facility activities.

  • Support the Waste Treatment Plant Nuclear Safety Quality Culture by emphasizing the values of safety and quality in the performance of work in order to protect self, others, and the environment

  • This job description is not intended to include every duty, task or instruction for which an employee is responsible. Other tasks may be assigned, based on business needs and the department supervisors request


  • May supervise assigned personnel, and includes assigning complex work, setting work priorities, and evaluating and training


(EFNM) Exposed Field Non-Manual)

AECOM has joined with Bechtel to create an LLC, known as the Waste Treatment Completion Company (WTCC) to construct, start-up and commission the world’s largest radioactive-waste treatment plant for the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) in southeastern Washington state. The project will use vitrification technology to process and stabilize 53 million gallons of radioactive and chemical waste currently stored at the Hanford Site which is a byproduct of plutonium-production during World War II and the Cold War era.

The project is the largest undertaking of its kind ever and one of DOE’s most technically challenging cleanup projects—equivalent to building two nuclear power plants. Its construction site spans 65 acres and includes facilities for pretreatment, low-activity waste vitrification, and high-level waste vitrification, as well as an analytical laboratory.

Minimum Requirements

Education: High School Diploma or GED. Associates Degree in engineering or science or equivalent education desired. Associates Degree in engineering or science may be substituted for two years of experience.


10 years of experience and/or a combination of startup/ operations/maintenance of nuclear or high hazard waste treatment facilities. Knowledge of DOE operating policies, rules and regulations, and knowledge of industry codes and standards desired. A working knowledge of Conduct of Operations highly preferred.

This position is expected to utilize independent decision-making regarding resolution of problems.

Supervise assigned personnel, including assigning complex work, setting work priorities, and evaluating and training. will also coordinate technical and administrative activities with employees in other disciplines and other departments participating on an assigned project.

  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Office (excel, Word)

  • Preferred experience in chemical management, field engineering, safety, and document controls

  • Strong organizational skills

  • Working knowledge of procurement and chemical inventories and management

  • Ability to review and understand engineering drawings (e.g. Piping and Installation Diagrams (P&ID) and single lines, etc.)

  • Detailed knowledge of safety requirements for assignments

This position is located at the Construction Site (22 miles north of Richland) and works a 4 x 10 schedule, M-Th, 6:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Must have the ability to work in the United States without sponsorship.

Preferred Qualifications


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 and Minorities, Females, Veterans, and Disabled persons are encouraged to apply. For further information, please click here to view the EEO Is The Law poster.

Job Category Maintenance

Business Line Government

Business Group Management Services Group (MS)

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 196230BR

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.