AECOM, Phoenix, AZ
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United States of America - Arizona, Phoenix
The AECOM Remediation Practice seeks a Senior Geologist to join our Phoenix, AZ team. We seek candidates to immediately contribute to the successful delivery of existing projects, and to promote growth in existing and new markets. The successful candidate will assume leadership of projects and within the department, and will develop strong relationships with the team, and with clients to pursue new opportunities. We desire a candidate who can be the technical lead across a breadth of technical and regulatory disciplines, and to develop staff into a broad technical team to fulfill project needs. We seek candidates with demonstrated qualifications in technical performance, business development, and leadership roles.
This position requires excellent written and spoken communication skills, organizational skills, flexibility to work on a multitude of diverse projects, a positive attitude, and a willingness to learn new skills. The successful candidate will communicate effectively with members of the project team, clients, site personnel and office management, and work both independently and as a part of a project team.
The successful candidate will be committed to the team’s success and growth; will rigorously apply safety policies; will manage the technical, cost and schedule elements of project delivery; and will effectively manage the quality of field efforts and project deliverables within the AECOM Quality Management System.
The responsibilities of this position include:
Develop new business, including marketing and proposing to potential and existing clients; secure and manage clients and contracts
Manage large, complex projects, responsible for technical delivery, schedule and fiscal management, client liaison, reporting requirements, and team coordination
Assume technical and project responsibility for soil, groundwater, and vapor investigation and remediation projects; plan, schedule, coordinate. Deliver technical work in accordance with the contracted scope, budget, schedule, law, and industry standard
Coordinate and prepare written reports, work plans, and technical memorandums; analyze data and develop supported conclusions
Work collaboratively across AECOM business lines
Proactively identify opportunities to increase project efficiencies, improve technical methodologies and add value to client service offerings
Develop and mentor junior staff
Bachelor's degree in geology or geological engineering
10+ years’ experience in environmental consulting
Professional Registration in Arizona or ability to obtain within 6 months
OSHA 40-hour HAZWOPER certification and Supervisor certification
Seller-doer with business development and client management experience
Experience as a project manager and technical lead on investigations, feasibility studies, remedial design, and remedial action oversight
Strong understanding of remediation system design, cost estimating, construction, and OM&M.
Experience with of federal and local environmental laws, such as CERCLA, RCRA, TSCA, etc.
Project experience working with state and federal agencies, including Department of Defense and USEPA, state and local, and private sector clients
Ability to work independently, make sound decisions
Strong, effective writing and speaking skills
Strong leadership skills, including staff development and mentoring
Master’s Degree in geology, hydrogeology, or geological engineering
12-20 years relevant experience
Highly knowledgeable in AZ environmental regulations and processes (Arizona WQARF, ADEQ LUST, AZPDES, ASRAC). Ability to effectively interact with regulatory personnel and clients
Experience with VI investigations and mitigation
Mining remediation experiences
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. 225419BR
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.
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