AECOM Health & Safety Specialist in Conshohocken, Pennsylvania

Requisition/Vacancy No. 156862BR

Position Title Health & Safety Specialist

Job Category Safety / Health

Business Line Environment

Country United States of America

State/Province/Region USA - Pennsylvania

City Conshohocken

Why Choose AECOM? AECOM is a premier, fully integrated professional and technical services firm positioned to design, build, finance and operate infrastructure assets around the world for public- and private-sector clients. With nearly 100,000 employees — including architects, engineers, designers, planners, scientists and management and construction services professionals — serving clients in over 150 countries around the world, AECOM is ranked as the #1 engineering design firm by revenue in Engineering News-Record magazine’s annual industry rankings, and has been recognized by Fortune magazine as a World’s Most Admired Company. The firm is a leader in all of the key markets that it serves, including transportation, facilities, environmental, energy, oil and gas, water, high-rise buildings and government. AECOM provides a blend of global reach, local knowledge, innovation and technical excellence in delivering customized and creative solutions that meet the needs of clients’ projects. A Fortune 500 firm, AECOM companies, including URS Corporation and Hunt Construction Group, have annual revenue of approximately $19 billion. More information on AECOM and its services can be found at

About the Business Line


Our team of environment specialists offers clients expertise in air quality, impact analysis and permitting, environmental health and safety management consulting/due diligence, remediation consulting/engineering and construction/site restoration, specialty and emerging technologies, waste services and water and natural resources.

Job Summary

The Design Services Consulting Group (DCS) of AECOM is actively seeking a creative, highly talented environmental, health and safety (EHS) compliance professional with a focus on health and safety for immediate hire in the Conshohocken (Philadelphia Area), PA office. The appropriately qualified applicant will be able to demonstrate an understanding of: OSHA and Industrial Hygiene standards, construction practices as they relate to health and safety, NJ, PA and DE safety standards, industrial hygiene sampling, EHS compliance and auditing, relevant EHS permit package preparation, environmental field sampling, client interaction, report preparation, excellent client/peer communication skills and agency coordination. This position has a great potential for career growth. The successful candidate will be part of a diverse team of engineers and scientists that are responsible for Health and Safety support services, EHS compliance, permitting and environmental field sampling/monitoring in the Northeast Region with emphasis in Pennsylvania, Delaware and Southern New Jersey.

The responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to:

  • Provide industrial hygiene, safety services and environmental compliance services to private and public sector clients.

  • Perform implementation activities for industrial hygiene, environmental health, hazard communications, safety programs and environmental permitting/reporting for clients.

  • Manage, organized and respond to internal and external IH, Safety and environmental needs in support of AECOM's projects/clients in transportation, power, construction, remediation, and field services.

  • Assist in evaluation of chemical, physical, and biological hazard exposures and implement sampling programs in accordance with OSHA, general industry, and NIOSH/ACGIH guidance

  • Assist in preparation of environmental plans, permits and reporting in accordance with USEPA and State requirements

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor's degree in industrial hygiene, safety, environmental science/engineering, biology, chemistry, geology or demonstrated equivalent

  • Ability to be flexible to serve as a cross-disciplinary resource to best serve the needs of AECOM

  • Able to learn and effectively use IH and safety monitoring equipment

  • OSHA 40 hour HAZWOPER training

  • Construction Safety experience is strongly desired

  • An understanding of USEPA, PA, NJ and DE environmental regulations

Preferred Qualifications

  • Familiar with USEPA Resource Recovery Conservation and Recovery Act, Emergency Planning and Community Right-to-Know Act, Clean Water Act, Clean Air Act, US DOT HM-181, PADEP Act 2, PA Residual Waste, Stormwater and Tank Systems

  • Process Safety Management (PSM)

  • Able to apply, audit, and train to OSHA regulations, industrial hygiene, and safety practices

  • Experience in multi-media auditing and compliance

What We Offer

AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow.

AECOM is an equal opportunity employer and Minorities, Females, Veterans, and Disabled persons are encouraged to apply. For further information, please click here at to view the EEO Is The Law poster.


Please note that AECOM does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters or employment agencies. In the absence of a signed Recruitment Fee Agreement, AECOM will not consider or agree to payment of any referral compensation or recruiter fee. In the event a recruiter or agency submits a resume or candidate without a previously signed agreement, AECOM explicitly reserves the right to pursue and hire those candidate(s) without any financial obligation to the recruiter or agency. Any unsolicited resumes, including those submitted to hiring managers, are deemed to be the property of AECOM.