Company: AECOM
Skills: Environmental, Safety & Training
Education: High School/Secondary
Employment Type: Full Time Contractor
Location: Dallas, Texas, United States

United States of America - Texas, Dallas

Job Summary

AECOM is seeking for an experienced Lead Environmental Technician at a project site in Amarillo, Texas.

The responsibilities include but are not limited:
  • Performs standardized or prescribed assignments involving a sequence of related operations.
  • Conducts a variety of standardized tests and may prepare specimens; Sets up and operates standard laboratory testing equipment of moderate complexity.
  • Records test data and provides observation and interpretations of it.
  • Performs fieldwork, including but not limited to environmental sampling, operations and maintenance and inspections at client sites.
  • Other activities may include assisting with calculations, setting up and operating equipment, inspecting equipment and installations for compliance with specifications and maintaining proper project documentation.
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-sustainingand 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
Minimum Requirements
  • HS + 4 YORE or demonstrated equivalency of experience and/or education
  • Must possess a valid driver's license and clean driving record
  • Must pass a State and Federal criminal history/security background check; many projects clients are security sensitive
  • Must pass pre-employment drug screen
  • Physically able, with or without an accommodation, to work in indoor and outdoor environments with uneven terrain. Variable environmental conditions include heat, dusts, noise, and dryness. This position requires frequent (more than 50% of the workday) standing/walking, and operation of vehicles; often (25-50% of the workday) performing keyboard/mouse operations, working alone in isolated/remote areas, and lifting less than 25 pounds; occasionally (10-25% of the workday) performing repetitive bending/stooping, power gripping/squeezing (hand tools, levers, etc.), operation of heavy, moving or dangerous equipment, and lifting of 25-50 pounds; rarely (less than 10% of the workday) working with arms above shoulder level, in an environment of heavy, moving, dangerous equipment, using portable ladders, performing repetitive or fine hand movements, and working on electrical circuits.
  • Position will include conducting field work and wearing associated personal protective equipment, including but not limited to gloves, safety glasses/goggles, safety shoes/boots, hard hat, and hearing protection.
Preferred Qualifications
  • Mechanically inclined with experience operating and maintaining remediation systems, including air sparge and biovent systems, and collecting groundwater samples.
  • Ability to work independently.
  • OSHA HAZWOPER 40-hour and Supervisor training.
  • Experience and engagement in behavior-based safety programs.
  • Experience operating tractors or other heavy equipment capable of mowing large areas of property is preferred.
  • Travel may occasionally be necessary to job sites in West Texas and Oklahoma.
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. 242933BR

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.