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Environmental Scientist/Asbestos Inspector

Germantown Maryland 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 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 Description The Environmental Business Line of AECOM is seeking an Environmental Scientist/Asbestos and Lead Inspector for immediate employment with the EHS Department in the Boston, MA, Chelmsford, MA, or Germantown, MD office.The appropriately qualified applicant will be able to demonstrate at least 2 years of experience directly applicable to building hazardous material (asbestos, lead paint, etc.) surveys, abatement oversight, and design projects.  The successful candidate will have enough experience to be able to independently conduct field work and prepare the associated reports for a wide variety of building hazardous material projects/surveys. The position will require that the candidate be available to perform work in both the field and office and be able to travel out-of-town for durations ranging from one week to three months, as needed.QualificationsMinimum Requirements:BA/BS + 2 years of experience or demonstrated equivalency of experience and/or education.2 years of technical experience directly related to building hazardous material (asbestos, lead paint, etc.) surveys, abatement monitoring, and design projects.Must have 40-hour OSHA HAZWOPER training.Must have EPA AHERA Asbestos Inspector Certification.Must have EPA Lead Inspector Technician CertificationDue to the nature of work US citizenship required.Valid Driver’s License and must be able to pass AECOM’s Motor Vehicle Records review.Preferred Requirements:Ability to perform asbestos and lead paint surveys/inspections independently in the field.Ability to interact with architects and engineers on fast-paced building renovation designs requiring the development of asbestos/building hazardous materials program requirements, drawings, specifications, and design narratives.One or more of the following certifications: EPA Asbestos Management Planner, EPA Asbestos Project Designer, EPA Asbestos Supervisor, EPA Lead Risk Assessor. State specific (MA or MD) licenses and certifications pertaining to asbestos.Project management experience related to asbestos and other hazmat projects.Industrial hygiene and indoor air quality experience.Highly effective verbal and written communication skills; extremely proficient in technical writing; highly effective organization and multi-tasking skills.Must have the required skills to perform field surveys independently with no supervision, as well as to be able to produce the written deliverable in the office.Additional InformationRelocation is not available for this position.Sponsorship is not available for this position.Willing to travel out-of-town for durations ranging from approximately one week to three months, as needed. Travel will vary greatly and depend on the workload/projects at any given time.Offered rate of compensation (Maryland) will be based on individual education, qualifications, experience, and work location. The salary range for this position typically is $61,143 - $77,347/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 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.#LI-SG1About 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 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.