AECOM Environmental Scientist II in Rocky Hill, Connecticut
AECOM has an exciting opportunity for an Environmental Scientist II to join our Remediation team in Rocky Hill, CT. You will work with a diverse team of technical leaders across a broad range of practice areas delivering remediation consulting services in support of Brownfield redevelopment.
AECOM ’s Remediation, Restoration and Redevelopment Practice delivers innovative and often complex solutions to meet our clients’ objectives. Because we address many different impacted sites – from munitions to PFAS to algae blooms and beyond – every project in our global practice is different.
Our upcoming work plans include: Plan and direct Phase I through Phase III environmental activities, sampling and remediation programs, and critically evaluating analytical data, performs specific and moderate portions of a broader assignment of an experienced project manager and/or engineer, proposes approach to solve new problems encountered using modifications of standard procedures or methods developed in previous assignment, provides mentorship to junior level scientists/engineers, performs work in accordance with agreed upon budget and schedule with little supervision.
The responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to the following:
Performs standard scientific work requiring application of techniques and procedures.
Detects problems when using standardized procedures because of the condition of sample, difficulties with the equipment, etc.
Conducts specific phases of projects for more experienced scientists.
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.
Interprets and records data, conducts analyses, compares findings to relevant studies and local, state and federal regulations to ensure compliance.
Works under general supervision.
BA/BS + 2 years of related experience or demonstrated equivalency of experience and/or education
Valid US driver’s license with a good driving record
Must be able to lift and carry 50 pounds and safely drive a full-size pickup truck.
Travel is required up to 75% for fieldwork.
US citizenship is required.
Ability to travel periodically and conduct field work support
Bachelor’s Degree in Environmental Engineering, Geology, Environmental Science, Geophysics, Hydrogeology, Geochemistry, Environmental Geology, Engineering Geology, or Environmental Engineering.
3+ years of experience in Remediation or Engineering
Must have the ability to learn through on-the-job experience.
Strong mechanical aptitude is strongly preferred
OSHA 40 Hour HAZWOPER
Technical skills including Database, GIS, CAD, visualization software skills are preferred
Passing Engineering-in-Training (FE) test is strongly recommended
Ability to work independently along with the proficiency in standard office suite software applications.
Relocation is not available for this position.
Sponsorship is not available for this position.
All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.
With infrastructure investment accelerating worldwide, our services are in great demand, and there’s never been a better time to be at AECOM! 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.
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.
As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.
Join us and let’s get started.
Business Line: Environment
Business Group: DCS
Strategic Business Unit: East
Career Area: Engineering