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AECOM is the world's trusted infrastructure consulting firm. We are a global network of experts working with clients, communities, and colleagues to develop and implement innovative solutions to the world's most complex challenges. Our vision is a world where infrastructure creates opportunity for everyone – uplifting communities, improving access, and sustaining our planet.

With over 30 years of experience and almost 150 employees in Italy, our company is established as a leader in environmental services and a preferred choice for local and international clients and investors in infrastructure design and real estate investments.

Our Milan office, in the heart of the city, comprises specialists who, through co-operation with AECOM’s global network of experts, can implement a comprehensive set of solutions that lead to the execution of complex projects.

Job Description

AECOM is currently a Senior Hydrogeologist to join our team of Hydrogeologists, and Environmental Engineers, to work on: Hydrogeological Assessments, Groundwater Remediation Strategy Implementation, Groundwater Remediation Design, and Groundwater Monitoring at large contaminated industrial sites and Groundwater Engineering at new development sites.

Our ideal candidate is an enthusiastic, team-oriented professional with strong technical background and capabilities in Hydrogeology, Groundwater Engineering, Contaminated Site Assessment and Remediation, and Groundwater Modelling.

In this role, you will work with our experienced team of Hydrogeologists, Hydrogeological Modelers, Environmental Engineers, and Project Managers in:

  • Apply technical knowledge of site investigation, remediation, and contaminated site regulations to resolve complex environmental problems;
  • Designing, planning, implementing, supervising, and interpreting hydrogeological investigations (well installations, groundwater level surveys and sampling, aquifer testing);
  • Developing hydrogeological conceptual model and 3D Geological Models using various digital tools and geostatistical software packages;
  • Developing numerical groundwater models using MODFLOW, FEFLOW, and other software packages;
  • Working closely with environmental scientists and risk assessors in remediation plan procedures;
  • Preparing proposals/workplans and managing project budgets, schedules, health and safety, and project staffing;
  • Providing Hydrogeological input to environmental assessments of proposed commercial and industrial developments;
  • Travelling as required to meet project needs;
  • Liaising with clients and regulators;


We are particularly looking for candidates with the following:

  • +5 years of related experience, with a multinational company is preferred
  • Fluency in Italian and English
  • Some fieldwork experience
  • 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 revision 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 resourcefulness
  • Licensed to drive a vehicle in ITA (essential).

Preferred Qualifications: Master’s degree in Engineering/Environmental Engineer/Geology

What We Offer

We offer competitive salary and benefits like voucher meals, welfare program, health insurance, laptop, smartphone, and well-being programs to support you and your family.

Our office is in the center of Milan, in Garibaldi district, five minutes’ walk from the main railway stations.

We will give you the flexibility you need to do your best work with hybrid work options, trying to achieve the best work-life balance. Whether you’re working from an AECOM office, remote location, or at a client site, you will be working in a dynamic and challenging environment.

You will help us foster a culture of equity, diversity, and inclusion for a respectful workplace, where we invite everyone to bring their whole selves to work using their unique talents, backgrounds, and expertise.

We will encourage you to grow and develop your career with us through our technical and professional development programs and diverse career opportunities.

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.

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