AECOM Environmental Scientist / Project Manager in Southfield, Michigan

United States of America - Michigan, Southfield

Job Summary

AECOM is actively seeking a creative, highly talented Environmental Scientist with some Project Management experience for immediate employment for the Southfield, MI office.

In this role as the Environmental Scientist, there will also be some Project Management responsibilities that may include but not necessarily limited to the following:

  • Project Management responsibilities may include

  • Managing all activities related to Phase I Environmental Site Assessment and Phase II Environmental Site Investigation projects, including client interactions, project financials, project coordination, and subcontractors. Depending on additional skill sets, manage and execute additional projects that fall under a different technical practice area.

  • Effectively manage projects located in other areas of the United States and internationally, utilizing local staff to conduct on-site work and report writing.

  • Prepare complex scientific reports and conduct on-site environmental assessments at complex facilities

  • Prepare proposals for existing clients, and for new client opportunities requested by AECOM market sector leads and client account managers.

  • Effectively use AECOM systems for project management, financial accounting, safety, subcontractor evaluation, and project quality, and meet required project metrics

Minimum Requirements

  • BS degree in Environmental Science, Geology, Environmental Engineering or a related field or Advanced college degrees

  • 4+ years of experience

  • Experience managing projects pertaining to Phase I ESA and Phase II Environmental Site Investigations

  • Thorough working knowledge of ASTM International Standard E1527-13 and E2247-16, as applied to writing and reviewing reports, and minimizing litigation risk to AECOM.

  • Experienced with standard Microsoft Office software applications.

  • Previous experience working for an environmental consulting company.

  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills.

  • Strong communications, planning and organizational skills.

  • Strong technical writing skills.

  • This position does not include sponsorship for United States work authorization

Preferred Qualifications

  • A diverse background of experience in environmental consulting.

  • Experience managing environmental projects of low to moderate complexity including EHS or remediation related projects a plus.

  • Professional Geologist, Professional Engineer, CIH, or similar professional registration.

  • Experience with asbestos surveys and abatement oversight.

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.

NOTICE TO THIRD PARTY AGENCIES: 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.

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. 191602BR

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.