AECOM Geologist - Remediation in Southfield, Michigan

Business Line Environment

Position Title Geologist - Remediation

United States of America - Michigan


Job Summary

The Environment Business Line of AECOM has an opening for a Geologist in our Southfield, MI office to assist with a variety of projects including data management, site investigations and remediation. The successful candidate will assist with gathering and analyzing geological, hydrogeological and geochemical data in both the field and office settings.

The field activities will consist of soil, groundwater, surface water, sediment, air and soil vapor sample collection, geological logging and interpretation, and the oversight of subcontractors including laboratories and excavation and drilling companies. The office activities will involve preparation of investigation reports.

Responsibilities include:

  • Understand and assist with site conceptual models

  • Collect and evaluate environmental data in field and office settings

  • Prepare investigation reports and drawings

  • Independent field work and leadership of field teams

  • Contractor oversight

  • Develop cost estimates associated with field related activities

  • Learn and develop a keen understanding of hazard recognition

  • Ability to travel up to 50% to various job sites within the U.S.

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor's Degree in Environmental Sciences or Geology

  • 2+ years of relevant experience

  • Excellent oral and written communication skills required

  • US Driver’s License in good standing

  • Ability to understand and supervise advancement of soil borings and installation of monitoring wells

  • Ability to demonstrate a primary technical role in multiple site characterization, subsurface investigation and remediation projects at various client sites

  • Possesses technical report writing skills

  • Multi-tasker and problem-solver

  • Attention to detail and desire to complete quality work products

  • Ability to work well with others and comprehend instruction quickly

  • Proficient in the use of Microsoft Products including Word and Excel

Preferred Qualifications

  • Master’s degree a plus

  • 40-hr OSHA HAZWOPER training and annual updates preferred

  • Experience with AutoCAD a plus

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.

At AECOM, employee's safety and security are our top Safeguarding core value. All employees are expected to set the highest level of safety expectation in their work, display the highest level of safe behavior, and actively participate in AECOM's Safety For Life Program. SH&E is a part of our company culture and participation is required for all employees.

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Job Category Sciences

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 192877BR

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.