Full Time

Geologist II

Posted 3 days ago by Aecom
Glen Allen, VA
Application ends: March 1, 2023
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Job Description

**Company Description**

AECOM is seeking a Mid-Level Geologist (Geologist II) to be based in our Glen Allen, VA office. This position will support our Remediation team within our Environment business line. This position is expected to begin immediately.

**Job Description**

The Mid-Level Geologist 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.

This position will also assist in the performance of regulatory compliance inspections, sampling, and reporting associated with the implementation of NPDES permit requirements for commercial/industrial facilities.

The responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to the following:

+ Soil and groundwater sampling, assessments, data collection and technical document preparation.

+ Utilizes scientific principles, theories, practices and existing technologies to develop technical solutions to a wide range of difficult problems.

+ Interprets and records data, conducts analyses, compares findings to relevant studies and local, state, and federal regulations to ensure compliance.

+ Conducts analysis and investigation work obtained from a variety of sources.

+ Performs inspections and tests to ensure compliance.

+ Support execution of projects involving soil and groundwater investigation, compliance, and remediation activities in accordance with regulatory programs.

+ Assisting Project Managers in preparation of project budgets and proposals, project coordination, management of subcontractors, preparation of health and safety plans (HASPs), and efficient execution of project scope of work on time and within budget.

+ Provide office support for data management and report preparation.

**Qualifications**

Minimum Requirements:

+ BA/BS + 2 years of related experience or demonstrated equivalency of experience and/or education

+ Position requires 60-75% travel outside of office depending on project assignments.

+ Valid Driver’s License with a good driving record

Preferred Qualifications:

+ Bachelor’s Degree in Geology, Geological Sciences, or Hydrogeology

+ OSHA HAZWOPER 40-hour certification

+ Great oral and written communication skills

+ Ability to understand and supervise advancement of soil borings and installation of monitoring wells

+ Experience in the collection and evaluation of environmental data in field and office settings

+ Experienced in preparation of investigation reports and drawings

+ Possess technical report writing skills

+ Capable of independent fieldwork and leadership of field teams, as well as contractor oversight

+ GIT or PG certifications are a plus

+ Ability to demonstrate a primarily technical role in multiple site characterization, subsurface investigation, and remediation projects at various client sites

+ Understand and assist with site conceptual models

+ Experience with the Virginia Petroleum Storage Tank Fund program is strongly desired

+ Experience with the preparation of Phase I & Phase II Environmental Site Assessments (ESAs)

+ Experience with Erosion & Sediment Control and Stormwater Management inspections

+ Experience with collection of stormwater samples during precipitation events, and related reporting (i.e. submittal of discharge monitoring reports).

+ Experience with ESRI ArcGIS is a plus.

**Additional Information**

+ 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.

**ReqID:** J10074775

**Business Line:** Environment

**Business Group:** DCS

**Strategic Business Unit:** East

**Career Area:** Science