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Environmental Scientist

AECOM
Full-time
On-site
Burnaby British Columbia Canada
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 nearly 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 seeking an experienced Environmental Scientist with strong technical experience to work within a team to complete environmental investigation and remediation projects. We seek a technically proficient individual that has strong technical and team building skills, and demonstrated experience successfully supporting investigation and remediation of contaminated sites. The individual should have relevant technical background in environmental science, geology, or hydrogeology but may also consider physical sciences or engineering. This is a Full-time role.Specific responsibilities include:Support a wide range of environmental investigation and remediation projects.Contribute directly to the preparation of technical project deliverables (e.g., work plans, remedial investigations, Phase I and Phase II Environmental Site Assessments).Conduct soil, groundwater, and vapor intrusion samplingJob duties will involve both field work and office assignments with occasional overnight travel required.Preparing, work plans, and technical reports, and presentations for technical meetings with clients and regulatorsActively communicating with the technical team and Project MangerQualificationsMinimum Requirements:Bachelor of Science degree in a relevant technical discipline, including but not limited to geology, hydrogeology, environmental science, or environmental engineering.4+ years of experience as an environmental consultant, industry representative, or regulator versed in contaminated site investigation, remediation, and waste management.Preferred Qualifications:6+ years of experience in field activities (Phase I site visits, drilling, groundwater sampling, vapour sampling, etc.)Experience developing and preparing Phase I and Phase II reports for submittal and acceptance for technical clients and regulators.Demonstrated ability to collaborate with clients and project team.Ability to prepare graphics and reports that present complex technical matter in a clear and concise mannerComputer proficient in MS Office, and a variety of statistical programs helpful.Strong team worker, flexiblePhysically capable of completing field work in urban and rural settings.Attention to detail and a thorough approach to workAbility to multitaskStrong communication skills at all levelsOrganized and able to work within a team of technical expertsTeam playerValid driver’s licenseAdditional InformationRelocation is not available for this position.Sponsorship for Canadian employment authorization is not available for this position.Offered rate of compensation in Burnaby, BC will be based on individual education, qualifications, experience, and work location. The salary range for this position is $65,000 - $90,000.#LI-MP1About 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.