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Entry Level Geologist

AECOM
Full-time
On-site
New York New York United States
Company DescriptionWork with Us. Change the World.At AECOM, we're delivering a better world. Whether improving your commute, keeping the lights on, providing access to clean water, or transforming skylines, our work helps people and communities thrive. We are the world's trusted infrastructure consulting firm, partnering with clients to solve the world’s most complex challenges and build legacies for future generations.There has never been a better time to be at AECOM. With accelerating infrastructure investment worldwide, our services are in great demand. We invite you to bring your bold ideas and big dreams and become part of a global team of over 50,000 planners, designers, engineers, scientists, digital innovators, program and construction managers and other professionals delivering projects that create a positive and tangible impact around the world.We're one global team driven by our common purpose to deliver a better world. Join us.Job DescriptionAECOM is actively seeking to add an Entry Level Geologist to our New York office.  Our business focuses primarily on providing professional and technical services in engineering design, code consultation, and construction phase services for a wide variety of clients both in the private and public sectors.  We execute large and complex engineering projects and provide a comprehensive range of professional planning and design, systems engineering and technical assistance, program and construction management, and operations and maintenance services. This position is expected to begin as soon as possible.The responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to:Utilizes basic scientific principles, theories, practices and existing technologies to develop solutions for technical problems with limited scope.Collects and enters data, and applies technical principles and theories. Interprets and records data, conducts analyses, and compares findings to relevant studies and local, state, and federal regulations to ensure compliance. Entry-level position; may not require previous experience.Performing routine fieldwork working under close supervision from project managers. Field work may include soil, sediment, surface water, and/or groundwater sampling; operation and maintenance of remedial systems; and remedial construction oversight including subcontractor management.Participating in site visits and coordinating and assisting field staff as required.Performing work in accordance with agreed upon budget and schedule under supervision.Develop knowledge of job-specific federal, state, and local laws and regulations and assigned job specifications.Collecting and analyzing data under the supervision of an experienced scientist/engineer.Preparing progress reports for internal and external stakeholders.Attending meetings and reporting on project tasks.QualificationsMinimum Requirements:Bachelor's Degree in Environmental Science or Geology.Valid U.S. Driver’s License required to regularly drive AECOM vehicles to project sites.Preferred Qualifications:Demonstrated experience using MS Office, particularly Word, Excel, and PowerPoint; samples of work will be requested.This position requires extensive field work, the willingness and ability to work at active sites in possible inclement weather conditions, walking, standing, kneeling on uneven terrain and carrying equipment that may weigh up to 30 pounds.OSHA 40-hour HAZWOPER Certification.Additional InformationRelocation assistance is not available for this position.Travel is required for this position.  This position requires a hybrid work schedule which includes in office work in New York, NY.  The selected candidate must be available to work in New York, NY on a scheduled basis. Sponsorship for US employment authorization is not available now or in the future for this position.Offered rate of compensation (New York locations only) will be based on individual education, qualifications, experience, and work location. The salary range for this position is $61,143.89 - $84,072.85/yr.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, disability benefits, paid time off, leaves of absence, voluntary benefits, perks, U.S. and global well-being programs, employee assistance programs, business travel insurance, service recognition awards, retirement savings plan, and employee stock purchase plan.About AECOMAECOM is the world’s trusted infrastructure consulting firm, delivering professional services throughout the project lifecycle – from advisory, planning, design and engineering to program and construction management. On projects spanning transportation, buildings, water, new energy and the environment, our public- and private-sector clients trust us to solve their most complex challenges. Our teams are driven by a common purpose to deliver a better world through our unrivaled technical and digital expertise, a culture of equity, diversity and inclusion, and a commitment to environmental, social and governance priorities. AECOM is a Fortune 500 firm and its Professional Services business had revenue of $14.4 billion in fiscal year 2023. See how we are delivering sustainable legacies for generations to come at aecom.com and @AECOM. Freedom to Grow in a World of Opportunity You will have 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.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.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. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.