AECOM Entry Level Seconded EHS Specialist-NC in Morrisville, North Carolina

United States of America - North Carolina, Morrisville

Job Summary

AECOM Environment Business Line is seeking an Entry Level EHS Specialist near Caldwell County, NC. The successful candidate will:

  • Utilize basic scientific principles, theories, practices and existing technologies to develop solutions for technical problems with limited scope.

  • Collect and enter data, and applies technical principles and theories.

  • Interpret and record data, conduct analyses, compare findings to relevant studies and local, state and federal regulations to ensure compliance.

  • Entry-level position; may not require previous experience.

  • Degree in science or related field required.

  • Additional Job Description

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

  • Demonstrates experience in environmental projects and related efforts such as conducting site visits, gathering data, reviewing compliance records, auditing environmental programs,

  • managing data in Excel, conducting research, report writing, and sampling

  • Independently performs most assignments with instructions as to the general results expected, except for complex and unusual situations in which case he/she must be proactive and ask questions of supervisory staff for guidance/support

  • Presents themselves as a positive face of the company to current and potential clients

  • Interacts with clients, understands their needs, and converses with regulators on their behalf

  • Local travel required and continental US travel anticipated

  • Selected candidate must be reviewed and approved by the customer.

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree in Science or related field

  • Good verbal and writing skills

  • Proficient with word processing and spreadsheet programs

  • Ability to be detail-oriented, multi-task and meet deadlines

  • Ability to evaluate problems and develop creative and functional solutions

  • General knowledge of environmental auditing in multiple program areas (e.g., Hazardous Waste, solid waste, stormwater, water, wastewater EPCRA, air, natural and cultural resources, permits, hazardous materials and others)

  • Must possess a valid driver's license

  • Due to the nature of this work, qualified applicants who are offered a position must pass a pre-employment substance abuse test

Preferred Qualifications

  • 40-Hour OSHA Health and Safety Training

What We Offer

When you join AECOM, you become part of a company that is pioneering the future . Our teams around the world are involved in some of the most cutting-edge and innovative projects and programs of our time, addressing the big challenges of today and shaping the built environment for generations to come. We ensure a workplace that encourages growth, flexibility and creativity, as well as a company culture that champions inclusion, diversity and overall employee well-being through programs supported by company leadership. Our core values define who we are, how we act and what we aspire to, which comes down to not only delivering a better world , but working to “make amazing happen” in each neighborhood, community and city we touch. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.

Job Category Engineering - Environmental

Business Line Environment

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 200916BR

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.