United States of America - Nebraska, Omaha
AECOM is actively seeking a highly motivated Entry Level
Geologist/Environmental Scientist/Engineer for employment in the
Omaha, NE office.
AECOM is pleased to include you in a unique development
opportunity, the Graduate Development Program (GDP). This program
is designed to support your assimilation into the organization and
assist with creating a foundation of knowledge for a successful
career at AECOM. You will gain experience in your discipline
through learning on the job and participate in development
opportunities during the program, including access to AECOM's
social media resources, group mentoring, and professional
networking. The program also has learning activities that will be
available to you, including webinars and online programs.
Imagine working on rewarding projects within a diverse culture
and having access to exceptional training and career development
opportunities. Working at AECOM means being part of a global team,
working with award-winning professionals across the world. Aspire
to be a key player on some of the best projects regionally, with
opportunities to work on projects nationally or internationally.
Our people bring deep industry knowledge to help you succeed.
This position is expected to begin in June 2021.
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 disaster recovery programs, and the tallest tower
in the Western Hemisphere.
On projects spanning transportation, buildings, water, energy
and the environment, we deliver professional services throughout
the project lifecycle.
We are proud to be recognized for excellence:
Named one of Fortune magazine's "World's Most Admired Companies"
for the sixth consecutive year
Ranked #1 in Engineering News-Record 's 2020 "Top 200
Ranked #1 in Transportation and General Building in Engineering
News-Record 's 2020 "Top 500 Design Firms"
- VIQTORY 2020 Military Friendly Gold Employer
AECOM is the leading, worldwide environmental services provider
to industry and government - delivering sustainable energy and
environmental solutions to meet compliance, business and
operational needs. Our advisory and technical staff deliver
specialized solutions to unusual and complex problems facing client
projects across the full business life cycle - from asset planning,
development and operations, to product integration and facility
compliance, to site remediation, restoration, sustainability and
reuse, and holistic strategies that improve and modernize next
generation energy infrastructure. Our solutions balance complex
technical, regulatory, business and stakeholder issues to produce
measurable value and cost-saving approaches for our clients
Our services are delivered by 7,400 responsive environmental
professionals around the world. Our global staff has in-depth
knowledge of local and regional requirements and broad technical
expertise in 60 disciplines. We work together across our global
network to bring the best resources, skills and efficiencies to our
The responsibilities of this position include, but are not
Utilizes basic scientific principles, theories, practices and
existing technologies to develop solutions for technical problems
with limited scope.
Collects and enters data and applies technical principles and
Interprets and records data, conducts analyses, compares
findings to relevant studies and local, state and federal
regulations to ensure compliance.
Plan, execute, analyze and report on environmental measures in
Apply standard field practices and techniques using basic field
equipment to collect samples of soil, soil vapor, groundwater,
surface water, sediment; prepare samples for shipping, and complete
chain-of-custody or similar paperwork.
Apply knowledge of natural sciences (chemistry, physics,
biology, hydrology, and mathematics) to explain observations.
Study contaminants and determine how to restore the
Prepare basic data and scientific documents.
Performs supervised field tasks.
Review analytical data for general indicators of quality for
routine analyses based on well-defined guidelines.
Coordination with task and project managers, working with
on-site subcontractors and field staff, supporting sampling, data
collection, and field documentation.
- Entry-level position; may not require previous experience.
Bachelor's degree in geology, environmental science,
environmental engineering or other related discipline (e.g.,
geophysics, hydrogeology, geochemistry, environmental geology,
Valid U.S. Driver's License
- Due to the nature of this work, U.S. citizenship is
General knowledge of basic geologic principles and the
Proficiency in standard office suite software applications
OSHA 40 Hour HAZWOPER Certification
Database, GIS, CAD, visualization software skills are
Ability to demonstrate professional demeanor in written and
verbal communications with clients, regulatory officials, and
Ability to write and to convey complex thoughts and ideas in a
clear, concise manner.
Ability to learn through on-the-job experience
Ability to lift and carry 50 pounds and safely drive a full-size
- Tolerance for work in outdoor environments in a range of
weather conditions and be medically fit for wearing a
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
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. 249370BR
Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment
without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin,
sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected