Entry Level Ecologist

Aecom Technology Corporation Greenwood Village , CO 80111

Posted 5 months ago

United States of America - Colorado, Greenwood Village

Job Summary

AECOM is actively seeking a highly motivated Entry-Level Ecologist for employment in the Greenwood Village, CO office. AECOM is pleased to include you in a unique development opportunity, the Graduate Development Program (GDP). This program is designed to support your assimilation into the organization and assist with creating a foundation of knowledge for a successful career at AECOM. You will gain experience in your discipline through learning on the job and participate in development opportunities during the program, including access to AECOM's social media resources, group mentoring, and professional networking. The program also has learning activities that will be available to you, including webinars and on-line programs.

Imagine working on rewarding projects within a diverse culture, and having access to exceptional training and career development opportunities. Working at AECOM means being part of a global team, working with award-winning professionals across the world. Aspire to be a key player on some of the best projects regionally, with opportunities to work on projects nationally or internationally. Our people bring deep industry knowledge to help you succeed.

Responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to:

  • Performing field tasks such as wetland delineation, and vegetation and wildlife surveys.

  • Collecting and analyzing ecological data, as well as other information to be used in the preparation of scientific reports; and compiling and organizing ecological data collected by others.

  • Utilizes basic scientific principles, theories, practices and existing technologies to develop solutions for technical problems with limited scope.

  • Collects and enters data, and applies technical principles and theories.

  • Interprets and records data, conducts analyses, compares findings to relevant studies and local, state and federal regulations to ensure compliance.

  • Entry-level position; may not require previous experience.

  • Degree in science or related field required.

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor's degree in relevant scientific discipline (e.g., environmental science, biological science, agriculture, geology, archaeology or any scientific related field)

  • Knowledge of environmental data collection, identification, investigation, and data entry

  • High degree of self-motivation and the ability to work independently with limited supervision

  • Exceptionally strong research, writing, verbal, organization skills

  • Strong working knowledge of word-processing and integrated software applications, including MS Word, Excel, and Power Point

  • Organizational management skills and ability to perform detail-oriented work are required

  • Position requires field work and candidate must be able to travel

  • Writing sample and college transcripts required

Preferred Qualifications

  • Geographic Information System (GIS) mapping and analysis experience

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 Ecology

Business Line Environment

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 205690BR

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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