Jun 21, 2019
United States of America - California, Sacramento
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.
AECOM is actively seeking a highly motivated Staff Geologist/Hydrogeologist for employment in the Sacramento, CA office to support field operations for environmental investigations, remediation implementation and performance monitoring for various clients in Northern California.
The ideal candidate will have prior experience drilling, soil logging, well installation and soil, groundwater and vapor sample collection. Additionally, this candidate will be willing and able to learn new skills on challenging field assignments in a team work environment
Tasks will include:
Field document preparation, field data collection, processing and interpretation.
Conducting environmental field work, including soil logging, groundwater sampling, fluid level gauging and oversight of field surveys, drilling, well installation, development operations and utility clearance for intrusive operations.
Supporting office tasks, including data analysis and report preparation.
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 theories.
Interprets and records data, conducts analyses, compares findings to relevant studies and local, state and federal regulations to ensure compliance.
Oversees drillers and other subcontractors in the field, prepares field notes, and logs boreholes;
Collects soil, water, and soil gas samples in the fields
As a minimum, this role requires a BA/BS + 2 years of relevant experience or demonstrated equivalency of experience and/or education
Bachelor's Degree in Geology, Hydrogeology or Earth Sciences preferred.
2-4 years’ experience in environmental consulting or related field preferred.
Demonstrated technical writing abilities
Capable of using spreadsheet, word processing and standard office software preferred. Ability to travel regionally for short-term overnight assignments.
**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.** 218504BR
**Clearance Required** 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.
Sacramento, CA, USA