Environmental Scientist / Chemist

Chelmsford, Massachusetts, US
Jul 30, 2021
Sep 09, 2021
Employment Type
Full time
Salary Type
United States of America - Massachusetts, Chelmsford
Job Summary
AECOM is looking for an experienced Environmental Scientist with site investigation and CERCLA process experience to become an integrated member of AECOM's remediation practice in the Chelmsford, MA office.
Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, the following
- Compiling, evaluating, and analyzing environmental data.
- Developing sampling plans and approaches.
- Supporting field investigation services and data collection.
- Preparing reports and other technical documents.
- Utilizes basic scientific principles, theories, practices and existing technologies to develop solutions for technical problems with limited scope.
- Interprets and records data, conducts analyses, compares findings to relevant studies and local, state and federal regulations to ensure compliance.
At AECOM , we believe infrastructure creates opportunity for everyone. Whether it's improving your commute, keeping the lights on, providing access to clean water or transforming skylines, our work helps people and communities thrive.
We take on the most complex challenges and pioneer innovative, iconic solutions that push the limits of what's possible - the world's longest cable-stayed bridge, record-breaking sports events, the largest greenfield port development mega project, life-sustaining and disaster recovery programs, and the tallest tower in the Western Hemisphere.
On projects spanning transportation, buildings, water, governments, energy and the environment, we deliver professional services throughout the project lifecycle.
We are proud to be recognized for excellence:
- Fortune's World's Most Admired Companies - 2014-2020
- #1 in Transportation and General Building in Engineering-News Record's 2019 "Top 500 Design Firms" and #1 2019 "Top 200 Environmental Firms
- VIQTORY 2020 Military Friendly® Gold Employer
- Perfect score on the Human Rights Campaign Foundation's Corporate Equality Index for 2017-2019
With world class technical expertise, leading edge technology and innovative project delivery capability around the world, AECOM's global environmental practice helps industry and government meet their business goals - to achieve compliance, reduce or eliminate risks and manage impacts. We provide advisory and technical services to help clients cleanup and close contaminated sites and surplus operational facilities and restore them for reuse, plan and permit new facilities, address critical climate change issues, restore habitats and water quality, protect natural and cultural resources, maintain compliance, and cost effectively manage residuals and wastes.
Minimum Requirements
- BA/BS and 2 years of experience and or demonstrated equivalency of experience and/or education.
- Must have valid, U.S. Driver's license
- Due to the nature of the work, U.S. Citizenship is required.
Preferred Qualifications
- BA/BS and 3 years of experience and or demonstrated equivalency of experience and/or education.
- Able to work both independently and in a project team environment.
- Investigation experience must include development of sampling plans; supporting sample plan implementation; sample management and tracking; and data evaluation
- Data validation experience a plus
- Analytical laboratory experience a plus
- Strong skills and interest for detailed data management and proficiency towards data organization
- Experience on federal / Superfund sites preferred
- Ability to record test data legibly, completely, and accurately.
- Ability to recognize hazards and work safely in an industrial setting.
- Show initiative and interest in professional development.
- Possess good written and verbal communication skills
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. 252441BR
Additional Locations US - Boston, MA - One Federal St, US - Providence, RI
Virtual: No
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.