Company: AECOM
Skills: Environmental Engineer, Environmental, Safety & Training
Experience: 6 + Years
Education: Bachelors/3-5 yr Degree
Employment Type: Full Time Contractor
Location: Freeport, Texas, United States

United States of America - Texas, Freeport

Job Summary

AECOM has a position available for a Senior Air Quality Emission Specialist / Stack Tester to work in Freeport, TX. The responsibilities of this position include, but may not be limited to, the following:
  • Fully qualified scientist. Utilizes scientific principles, theories, practices and existing technologies to develop technical solutions to a wide range of difficult problems.
  • Requires general familiarity within a broad field of scientific knowledge of reciprocal effects of the work upon other disciplines/fields.
  • Interprets and records data, conducts analyses, compares findings to relevant studies and local, state, and federal regulations to ensure compliance.
  • Works under only general direction. Independently determines and develops approach to solutions.
  • Solves problems by use of combinations of standard procedures, modifications of standard procedures or methods developed in previous assignments.
  • Participates in planning required to achieve prescribed objectives.
  • Conducts analysis and investigation work obtained from a variety of sources.
  • Performs inspections and tests to ensure compliance.
  • Participates in developing corrective measures and procedures. Formulates hypothesis, performs research and makes recommendation.

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 2017-2019

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

Must Have Skills/Experience (Including any required Certifications):
  • BA/BS + 4 YORE or AA/AS (US) + 6 YORE or HS/GED + 8 YORE of current/recent experience in source emissions testing or Diploma / Certificate
  • Ability to wear an air-purifying respirator, as required by OSHA Standards.
  • Requires enrollment in the medical monitoring program requiring initial and annual physicals
  • Must pass a pre-employment substance abuse test and random drug screens and possess valid Driver's license.
  • No sponsorship will be provided for this opportunity
Preferred Qualifications
  • BA/BS in Chemistry, Biology, Environmental Science or related field + 6 years of current/recent experience in source emissions testing or Diploma / Certificate
  • Verbal and written communication skills; able to interface directly with project stakeholders
  • Organization skills, attention to detail in recording field data
  • Knowledge of word processing and spreadsheet software to create reports
  • Ability to climb ladders, work at heights, and have a tolerance for working in outdoor environments, including prolonged walking or standing on various terrain in a wide range of weather conditions
  • Ability to wear an air-purifying respirator, as required by OSHA Standards.
  • Advanced understanding of the equipment and technology used to gather samples and information from the field
  • Ability to perform bending, kneeling, standing, confined-space entry, lifting and carrying objects weighing up to 50 lbs.
  • Experience in an industrial plant
  • 40-hr, or 8-hr refresher HAZWOPER training
  • TWIC card holder
  • Basic Plus training
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. 238922BR

Clearance Required No

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.