Geologist/Hydrogeologist

  • AECOM
  • Sacramento, CA, USA
  • Aug 06, 2021
Full time Construction

Job Description

United States of America - California, Sacramento **Job Summary** **AECOM** is seeking a self-motivated experienced Hydrogeologist or Geologist for our Sacramento CA offices. In this important position, the successful candidate will support Project Managers in the planning, oversight of fieldwork, evaluation of hydrogeologic and reporting phases for a wide range of multidisciplinary environmental projects in Southern California. Projects include large Federal clients, Refineries, and numerous commercial clients This is a Project Manager or technical Lead -track position, therefore, the ideal candidate must be able to work independently and productively in a collaborative team-environment, foster team building through inclusion and mentorship, display a high level of organization and communication, and demonstrate a strong desire to learn from Project Managers. For the right candidate, this position holds significant growth potential. Under the supervision of a Project Manager or senior-level team member, the successful candidate will: + Assist Project Managers to successfully deliver projects on-schedule and on-budget utilizing internal AECOM systems + Perform assignments requiring application of standard techniques, procedures, and criteria to carry out tasks + Able to oversee and lead well installation and sampling tasks + Assist with environmental investigation and remediation tasks as part of a multi-disciplinary project team + Develop subcontractor relationships and manage implementation of their services + Assist with report writing tasks with the support of more junior staff + Task manage portions of a larger projects Under the responsible charge of qualified professionals, the responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to: + Assist with collecting and evaluating geological, hydrogeological, and remediation system data in both field and office settings + Environmental fieldwork including drilling, well installation, aquifer testing, as well as collecting soil, groundwater, and remediation system data + Preparation and implementation of work plans, cost estimates, data compilation/analysis, and report preparation (text, tables, figures, and calculations) + Perform independent hands-on fieldwork, oversee contractors (laboratory, drillers, surveyors), and other field personnel, and interact with clients/client representatives + Utilize basic scientific principles, theories, practices and existing technologies to develop solutions for technical problems with limited scope + Interpret and record data, conduct analyses, compare findings to relevant studies and local, state and federal regulations to ensure compliance + Participate in and support discussions with regulatory personnel + Participate in and support business development activities, including proposals + Ability to work independently or on a diverse team + Willingness to learn and commitment to workplace health and safety, and quality + Work under supervision of a project manager or senior-level team member **About AECOM** 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 2017-201 **DCSA—Environment** 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** + Bachelor's degree in geology, hydrogeology, environmental science, environmental engineering or other related field and 2 years of experience and or demonstrated equivalency of experience and or education + Must be willing to travel to various job sites; up to 50% travel + Due to the nature of the work, US Citizenship is required + OSHA 40-hour HAZWOPER certification + OSHA 8-hour HAZWOPER Supervisor certification + Valid U.S. driver’s license **Preferred Qualifications** + Master’s Degree + PG or GIT + Excellent 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.** 253144BR **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.