AECOM Environmental Field Technician in Portland - OR, Oregon

United States of America - Oregon, Portland - OR

Job Summary

Our AECOM Portland, OR office is currently seeking an experienced Environmental Field Technician. We seek a technically proficient individual that has strong field capabilities and can convey thoughts and ideas in a clear, concise manner. Excellent communication, organization and prioritization skills will be necessary to work in our collaborative team-oriented offices; strong interpersonal skills are a must.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Perform soil, sediment, water and groundwater sampling, monitoring well gauging and maintenance, soil vapor sampling, and subcontractor oversight

  • Perform operations and maintenance (O&M) of groundwater and soil vapor remediation systems

  • Perform construction management

  • Operation of field instrumentation

  • Ability to fill out chain of custody forms, ship samples as required

  • Collect and tabulate scientific data

  • Complete daily field reports documenting sampling, monitoring, O&M, and construction management activities

  • Act as site safety officer

  • Any other duties assigned

Minimum Requirements

  • High School Diploma or equivalent

  • 5+ years professional experience

  • Ability to work in field for extended periods of time in challenging weather/field conditions

  • Ability to travel and work remotely as required

  • Excellent mechanical aptitude

  • Self-motivated, able to follow through with challenging field and office assignments

  • Experience with pneumatic and electric submersible pumps, electric control panels, and conveyance piping

  • Strong mechanical background

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

  • Effective organizational skills; time management skills; flexibility to work on a multitude of diverse project tasks; an eagerness to acquire new skills and meet new challenges

  • Ability to manage subcontractors

  • Ability to work well in a project team and a fast paced environment

  • Attention to detail on field notes and data quality

  • Excellent attention to Health and Safety

  • HAZWOPER 40 Training

Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience with Industrial and Oil & Gas clients preferred

  • Experience working on active industrial and petroleum facilities preferred

  • Experience working with and maintaining groundwater and soil vapor remediation systems

  • Transportation Worker Identification Car

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 Sciences

Business Line Environment

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 199248BR

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.