Full Time

Environmental Geologist

Posted 2 days ago by Aecom
Baton Rouge, LA
Application ends: March 1, 2023
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Job Description

**Company Description**

**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 – 50,000 strong – driven by a common purpose to deliver a better world.

Enterprise Capabilities is a service-led organization within AECOM, enabling access to a global talent pool. With offices in India, China, Spain, Poland, Romania, South Africa and the Philippines, our teams of technical professionals provide around the clock project support assisting AECOM teams around the world to deliver faster, smarter and better. Enterprise Capabilities supports AECOM’s ability to work as one global team by standardizing design processes, deploying collaboration technologies, and utilizing a connected network of technical expertise. By joining Enterprise Capabilities, you will have the unique opportunity to work on AECOM’s monumental projects located around the world, contributing to our purpose of delivering a better world.

**Job Description**

AECOM is actively seeking an experienced Geologist for employment within our Environmental Remediation Practices group in the Baton Rough LA area to support soil and groundwater investigations and remediation projects.

The ideal candidate will have prior experience in environmental and remediation system field data collection including drilling, soil logging, well installation and soil, groundwater and vapor sample collection.

Job Summary/Responsibilities:

The candidate will have experience in data management and technical report production. Strong verbal and written communication skills are critical for this role. The ideal candidate must be able to work independently and productively in a collaborative team-environment, foster team building through inclusion and mentorship, display a high level of organization and communication, and demonstrate a strong desire to learn from Project Managers.

Tasks will include:

* Manage field-based tasks of environmental investigation and remediation programs.

* Oversee and lead well installation and sampling tasks, and able to communicate with PMs.

* Project Management tasks including budgeting, schedule and scope development and tracking.

* Data management, evaluation and report writing with experience drafting environmental investigation and closure reports.

* Qualified candidates must be comfortable with periodic travel to project locations including driving and overnight stays.

* Flexibility to work on a multitude of diverse projects, a positive attitude, willingness to mentor junior staff, and commitment to workplace health and safety are imperative.

**Qualifications**

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS:

* Bachelor’s Degree in Geology, Soil Scientist, or closely related field

* 6+ years of experience in environmental consulting and or demonstrated equivalency of experience and/or education

* Valid driver’s license

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:

* 8+ years of experience in environmental consulting

* Task management or project management experience

* Strong technical writing skills

* 40-Hour HAZWOPER trainingAdditional Information

**Additional Information**

All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.

+ Qualified applicants who are offered a position must pass a pre-employment substance abuse test.

+ This position may be subject to a pre-employment Motor Vehicle Record Screening.

+ Relocation assistance may be offered for this position

+ This position does not include sponsorship for United States work authorization

+ Offered rate of compensation in CA will be based on individual education, qualifications, experience, and work location. The salary range for this position is $70222.96 – $129912.47

AECOM is proud to offer a comprehensive benefits program to meet the diverse needs of our employees. Depending on your employment status, AECOM benefits may include medical, dental, vision, life, AD&D and disability benefits, paid time off, leaves of absence, voluntary benefits, perks, wellness and global well-being, and global EAP, Business Travel and Service Awards programs.

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.

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.

**ReqID:** REF10440S

**Business Line:** Environment

**Business Group:** DCS

**Strategic Business Unit:** West

**Career Area:** Science