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Environmental Scientist IV

**Job Summary**

**AECOM** is seeking an Environmental Scientist IV to be based in Milwaukee, WI and Chicago, IL with 6+ years of experience.

The successful candidate will be part of a diverse team of engineers and scientists that are responsible for EHS compliance, reporting, permitting, due diligence, safety compliance and environmental field sampling/monitoring for a variety of federal, municipal, and private-sector clients. Typical compliance projects include, but are not limited to, conducting audits and implementing corrective actions, providing training, developing plans and programs, and preparing permit applications and maintaining compliance with permits.

Typical due diligence projects include Phase I and II ESAs and Limited Compliance Reviews. The successful candidate will be responsible for utilizing his or her environmental technical compliance experience to help our clients navigate their environmental compliance challenges. Ultimately, the successful candidate must be able to maintain and develop client relationships; manage environmental compliance projects/programs; and directly mentor and develop junior staff.

**At AECOM, we’re delivering a better world.**

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.

Our clients trust us to bring together the best people, ideas, technical expertise and digital solutions to our work in transportation, buildings, water, the environment and new energy. We’re one global team – 47,000 strong – driven by a common purpose to deliver a better world.

**Job Summary/Responsibilities**

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

+ Successfully execute environmental permitting and compliance projects while meeting cost, schedule, safety, and quality objectives

+ Assist with projects involving SPCC, stormwater, NPDES, hazardous waste, hazardous materials, EMS, air quality and other environmental regulatory compliance services including regulatory research, compliance planning and auditing, creating spreadsheets, and compiling and writing reports and other documents

+ Provide recommendations and develop innovative solutions to compliance issues

+ Conduct environmental due diligence assessments (Phase I and II)

+ Conduct health and safety assessments

+ Mentor junior staff and lead project teams for environmental compliance work.

+ Support business development efforts, including preparation of technical and cost proposals, to grow our environmental compliance work with existing and new clients.

+ Develop and maintain positive relationships with clients to enhance client retention and growth.

+ Regular travel is required to client sites as necessary

**Additional Information:**

* Relocation is not available for this position.

* Sponsorship is not available for this position.

**About AECOM’s Environment Business Line**

Join AECOM to be part of an expert global team who is connected through a well-developed, worldwide, internal technical practice network through which you can learn from and brainstorm with the best in the world. AECOM is an industry-leading, world class environmental firm, and we want you to succeed within it. We respect and encourage your own pathway to excellence via our Freedom to Grow initiative.

AECOM is known for our award-winning technical excellence, leading-edge science and innovative project delivery. We provide sustainable solutions for some of the world’s most challenging issues. Our global clients and their projects are diverse and interesting. They span market sectors and geographies and require innovative technical solutions to solve wide-ranging environmental problems within diverse community profiles.

AECOM’s Sustainable Legacies program describes our approach to the environment, social equity and governance (ESG.) We embed sustainability throughout our business and help clients embed sustainable practices into their work. We help clients reduce their impact on the environment, achieve compliance and reduce risks.

**Minimum Requirements**

+ BA/BS + 6 YORE or demonstrated equivalency of experience and/or education

+ Technical experience directly related to environmental multi-media environmental regulatory compliance (e.g., CWA, RCRA, CAA, etc.) and its application (i.e., developing SPCC/SWPPP plans, preparing NPDES stormwater and wastewater permits, conducting multi-media compliance audits and providing corrective actions, developing environmental compliance SOPs and programs, etc.).

+ Valid US Driver's License and pre-employment driving record verification is required

+ Travel is required in and around the region (up to 25% a month)

+ Due to the nature of the work, US Citizenship is required.

**Preferred Qualifications**

* Experience with health & safety (OSHA) regulatory compliance

**What We Offer**

We will give you the flexibility you need to do your best work with hybrid work options. Whether you’re working from an AECOM office, remote location or at a client site, you will be working in a dynamic environment where your integrity, entrepreneurial spirit and pioneering mindset are championed.

You will help us foster a culture of equity, diversity and inclusion – a safe and respectful workplace, where we invite everyone to bring their whole selves to work using their unique talents, backgrounds and expertise to create transformational outcomes for our clients.

We will encourage you to grow and develop your career with us through our technical and professional development programs and diverse career opportunities. We believe in leadership at all levels. No matter where you sit in the organization you can make a lasting impact on the projects you work on, the teams and committees you join and our business.

We offer competitive pay and benefits, well-being programs to support you and your family, and the development resources you need to advance your career.

When you join us, you will connect and collaborate with a global network of experts – planners, designers, engineers, scientists, consultants, program and construction managers – leading the change toward a more sustainable and equitable future. Join us and let’s get started.

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.** 258057BR

**Additional Locations** US - Chicago, IL - 303 E Wacker Drive

**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.

Environmental Scientist IV

Full time
Milwaukee, WI

Published on 12/01/2021

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