Environmental Scientist I

  • AECOM
  • Sacramento, CA, USA
  • Nov 02, 2021
Full time Construction

Job Description

United States of America - California, Sacramento **Job Summary** **AECOM** is actively seeking a highly motivated Entry Level Environmental Scientist for employment in the Sacramento, CA office. This position will support environmental analysis and regulatory compliance for a wide variety of projects, including natural resources, water, energy, transportation, and infrastructure in northern California. _This position is expected to begin in November 2021._ **At AECOM, we’re delivering a better world.** We believe infrastructure creates opportunities 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. Our clients trust us to bring together the best people, ideas, technical expertise and digital solutions to our work in transportation, buildings, water, the environment and new energy. We’re one global team – 47,000 strong – driven by a common purpose to deliver a better world. **Here, you will have freedom to grow in a world of opportunity.** We will give you the flexibility you need to do your best work with hybrid work options. Whether you’re working from an AECOM office, remote location or at a client site, you will be working in a dynamic environment where your integrity, entrepreneurial spirit and pioneering mindset are championed. You will help us foster a culture of equity, diversity and inclusion – a safe and respectful workplace, where we invite everyone to bring their whole selves to work using their unique talents, backgrounds and expertise to create transformational outcomes for our clients. We will encourage you to grow and develop your career with us through our technical and professional development programs and diverse career opportunities. We believe in leadership at all levels. No matter where you sit in the organization you can make a lasting impact on the projects you work on, the teams and committees you join and our business. We offer competitive pay and benefits, well-being programs to support you and your family, and the development resources you need to advance your career. When you join us, you will connect and collaborate with a global network of experts – planners, designers, engineers, scientists, consultants, program and construction managers – leading the change toward a more sustainable and equitable future. Join us and let’s get started. **The responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to:** + Collect and enter data, and prepare technical reports + Interpret and record data, conduct research and analyses, compare findings to relevant studies and local, state, and federal regulations + Support environmental permit application preparation + May support field sampling and survey activities + Monitoring construction activities for compliance with environmental plans, permits, and regulations **Minimum Requirements** + Bachelor's Degree in Environmental Sciences or related field + Valid Driver's License **Preferred Qualifications** + Knowledge of state and federal environmental regulations (e.g., Clean Water Act, federal and state Endangered Species Acts, CEQA, NEPA). + Strong research and analytical abilities + Excellent written and verbal communication skills **Additional Information:** + Please note AECOM may offer the potential to work fully/partially remote or in other office locations. + Relocation is not available for this position. **What We Offer** We will give you the flexibility you need to do your best work with hybrid work options. Whether you’re working from an AECOM office, remote location or at a client site, you will be working in a dynamic environment where your integrity, entrepreneurial spirit and pioneering mindset are championed. You will help us foster a culture of equity, diversity and inclusion – a safe and respectful workplace, where we invite everyone to bring their whole selves to work using their unique talents, backgrounds and expertise to create transformational outcomes for our clients. We will encourage you to grow and develop your career with us through our technical and professional development programs and diverse career opportunities. We believe in leadership at all levels. No matter where you sit in the organization you can make a lasting impact on the projects you work on, the teams and committees you join and our business. We offer competitive pay and benefits, well-being programs to support you and your family, and the development resources you need to advance your career. When you join us, you will connect and collaborate with a global network of experts – planners, designers, engineers, scientists, consultants, program and construction managers – leading the change toward a more sustainable and equitable future. Join us and let’s get started. 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.** 257111BR **Virtual:** Yes 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.