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Environmental Geologist

Milan Italy

Company Description

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Job Description

AECOM is seeking a highly motivated Geologist. The Candidate will join the Environment Team that provides services on large-scale environmental and civil engineering projects. 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. These opportunities will help your growth in this industry.


The successful candidate will develop a wide range of skills, with significant training and career possibilities and could expect to be involved in the following activities:

  • Supervision of field activities (surveys and tests, investigations, remediation works, etc.)
  • Monitoring and sampling of the environmental matrices (soil, groundwater, soil gas, etc.) adopting national and international recognized standards (US-EPA, ASTM, etc.)
  • Collection of geological, hydrogeological and environmental data
  • Support on monitoring and maintenance of remediation systems and activities GIS management of environmental data
  • Elaboration and development of collected data with models (i.e. hydrogeological, hydraulic)
  • Processing and interpretation of data collected on site
  • Preparation, revision and updating of environmental technical reports
  • Contribute to design in remediation and environmental safety measures
  • Coordination of external collaborators and subcontractors
  • Support the PM and Project Team in the development of environmental project
  • Apply and encourage a high level of Health and Safety awareness and Quality management at all times. 


We are particularly looking for candidates with the following:

  • 0-2 years’ experience in consulting company some fieldwork experience
  • Fluency in Italian
  • Fluency in English
  • Demonstrable interest in geotechnical, remediation and environmental projects
  • Motivation, initiative and organizational skills to work effectively in a busy multi-disciplinary environment
  • Ability to work under pressure
  • Flexibility to promptly respond to the changing demands of projects and programs
  • Good communication skills, both verbally and digitally ability to produce and understand written reports without consistent revisions
  • Ability to maintain good records of site-based activities
  • Strong attention to details
  • reasonable flexibility and willingness to travel nationally to conduct site visits
  • strong personal initiative, agility and resource fullness
  • Good understanding of Microsoft office suite, in particular Excel.
  • Licensed to drive a vehicle in ITA (essential).


Your benefits will include:

Helping our employees achieve a healthy work-life balance is important to us. If you join AECOM, as well as receiving a competitive salary, you’ll also have the opportunity to explore flexible working arrangements.


What We Offer


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 your Job.