AECOM Entry-Level Environmental Engineer in San Diego, California
We will give you the flexibility you need to do your best work with hybrid work options. Whether you’re working from an AECOM office, remote location or at a client site, you will be working in a dynamic environment where your integrity, entrepreneurial spirit and pioneering mindset are championed. You will help us foster a culture of equity, diversity and inclusion – a safe and respectful workplace, where we invite everyone to bring their whole selves to work using their unique talents, backgrounds and expertise to create transformational outcomes for our clients. We will encourage you to grow and develop your career with us through our technical and professional development programs and diverse career opportunities. We believe in leadership at all levels. No matter where you sit in the organization you can make a lasting impact on the projects you work on, the teams and committees you join and our business. We offer competitive pay and benefits, well-being programs to support you and your family, and the development resources you need to advance your career. When you join us, you will connect and collaborate with a global network of experts – planners, designers, engineers, scientists, consultants, program and construction managers – leading the change toward a more sustainable and equitable future. Join us and let’s get started. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.
AECOM is seeking an Entry-Level Environmental Engineer I to be based in our San Diego, CA office. This position will support our Remediation team within our Environment business line.
This position is expected to begin January/February 2023.
At AECOM, we’re delivering a better world.
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.
Our clients trust us to bring together the best people, ideas, technical expertise and digital solutions to our work in transportation, buildings, water, the environment and new energy. We’re one global team – over 50,000 strong – driven by a common purpose to deliver a better world.
The Entry-Level Environmental Engineer will serve as a team member in the office and the field, assisting project and program management with design and implementation of soil, groundwater, sediment and surface water investigative and remediation programs, data analysis, and report preparation.
Our teams work on complex remediation projects, pulling the right resources from across the company to support project needs. By joining our team, you will have the opportunity to work on diverse projects that will challenge you technically while giving you the opportunity to work with senior individuals with a variety of experiences. Together, these opportunities will aid in your growth in this industry.
The responsibilities of this position may include, but are not limited to:
Site visits at military bases, industrial, and municipal clients
Data collection and analysis for environmental compliance, sustainability, and stormwater projects
Environmental Sampling (e.g., stormwater, wastewater, and hazardous waste)
Development of technical memoranda and reports
Preparation of environmental reporting forms
Local travel is likely and U.S travel possible and project dependent.
Builds analytic and design skills
Conducts engineering design under the supervision of an experienced engineer
Creates designs, calculations, sketches, diagrams, schematic drawings, and final working drawings under the supervision of an experienced engineer
Collects and analyzes data under the supervision of an experienced engineer
Uses computer software as a tool for solving basic engineering problems
Performs work in accordance with agreed upon budget and schedule under supervision
Bachelor’s Degree in Environmental Engineering, Civil Engineering, or related engineering discipline
Due to the nature of work, U.S. Citizenship is required
Valid U.S. Driver's License
General knowledge of basic engineering and environmental sciences
Proficiency in standard office suite software applications
OSHA 40 Hour HAZWOPER Certification
Ability to demonstrate professional demeanor in written and verbal communications with clients, regulatory officials, and fellow employees
Ability to write and to convey complex thoughts and ideas in a clear, concise manner
Ability to learn through on-the-job experience
Tolerance for work in outdoor environments in a range of weather conditions
Ability to work independently, both in an office environment and in the field
Ability to travel locally, including occasional extended travel
Relocation is not available for this position.
Sponsorship is not available for this position.
Travel is required for this position.
Candidates may be asked to submit to a Motor Vehicle Record screening, drug test, and/or medical surveillance screening upon hire.
All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.
Offered rate of compensation will be based on individual education, qualifications, experience, and work location. The salary range for this position is $56,252 - $98,441.
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: West
Career Area: Engineering