Environmental Scientist

Shimmick Construction Company, Inc. Santa Maria , CA 93454

Posted 3 weeks ago

Job Summary

AECOM is seeking an Environmental Scientist in San Antonio, TX.


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.

Responsibilities of this position include, but may not be limited to, the following:

  • Provide air quality compliance services to key clients and to participate in other environmental projects and tasks as needed.

  • Utilize the web-based programs, Air Program Information Management System (APIMS) database, including the Storage Tank Accounting & Reporting (STAR) and the Enterprise Environmental Safety and Occupational Health (EESOH) systems.

  • Responsible for assisting in the implementation of key strategic initiatives for improving air quality compliance at Department of Defense (DoD) installations.

  • Provide technical and data management support to DoD air quality professionals on compliance issues, including their use of required data management systems.

  • Research, review, and analyze relevant air quality policy and regulations.

  • Calculate air emissions according to scientific and regulatory standards.

  • Perform analytics necessary on large data sets to prepare air reports and permits for compliance with federal, state, and local regulations.

  • Interact with clients and teammates on project tasks in a professional and highly competent manner.

  • Support multiple tasks at once and prioritize work according to schedule and requirements.

  • Travel to DoD installations throughout the US to provide air program support will be required

Minimum Requirements

  • BA/BS + 2 YORE or AA/AS (US) + 4 YORE or Diploma/Certificate (Canada) + 4 YORE or HS/GED + 6 YORE
  • Post
  • Hire NACI check is required and will be conducted by AECOM client. (The NACI is conducted by the Office of Personnel Management (OPM). This investigation has a five year scope which includes a check of the FBI fingerprint, name check, and investigation files, OPM Security/Suitability Investigations Index, national credit bureaus and appropriate military records, written inquiries to law enforcement agencies, former employers and supervisors, personal references, and schools.)
  • Must have the capability to travel to Client sites within the United States up to 25% of the time

  • Valid United States driver's license is required; a pre-employment motor-vehicle driving record check will be conducted

  • Sponsorship is not available for this position

Preferred Qualifications

  • Bachelors of Science degree is highly desired

  • Experience with the use of web-based data management systems is preferred.

  • Experience in general air regulations and permits is preferred.

  • General understanding of the Clean Air Act.

  • Certification in quality and process improvement procedures, such as Six Sigma or ISO-9001 is preferred

  • Competent with mathematic and scientific calculations.

  • Proficiency in manipulation of and analytics on large data sets using tools such as Microsoft Excel.

  • Working knowledge of Air Force Civil Engineering policies and procedures is preferred.

  • Strong organization, reading comprehension, written, and verbal communication skills.

  • Attention to detail with a focus on Quality Assurance in performing tasks

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