Minneapolis, MN, United States
Sciences, Scientist, Entry Level, Environmental
Nov 18, 2022
Mar 03, 2023
Entry-Level Environmental Scientist
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 – over 50,000 strong – driven by a common purpose to deliver a better world.
is seeking an
Entry-Level Environmental Scientist
to be based in our Minneapolis, MN
office. This position will support our EHS & Air team within our Environment business line.
This position is expected to begin in January 2023.
This is an entry-level position in AECOM’s Environment Business Line within the Environmental, Health & Safety (EHS) Technical Practice Area. The Environmental Scientist will work under supervision of a project manager or senior level team member on a variety of EHS projects, including but not limited to environmental compliance plans, environmental permitting, environmental site assessments, and subsurface investigations.
The responsibilities of this position may include, but are not limited to:
Work within our Environment business line as part of our EHS team.
Assist with gathering and analyzing environmental data in both the field and office settings
Assist in the preparation of investigation reports, assessments, permitting, and drawings
Interpret and record data, conduct analyses, compare findings to relevant studies and local, state and federal regulations to ensure compliance
Bachelor’s Degree in Environmental Science, Geology, Environmental Engineering, Geography, Chemical Engineering, or related field
Due to the nature of work, U.S. Citizenship is required
Valid U.S. Driver's License
Strong technical background
Good interpersonal and communication skills, comfortable meeting with clients, colleagues, and sub-contractors alike. Excellent written and verbal skills.
Willingness and ability to learn and rapidly master new tasks.
Strong research and report writing (including web-based research). Proficient with Microsoft Office (Word, PowerPoint, Excel).
Strong quality and time management. Solid attention to detail and thorough approach to work.
40-hour HAZWOPER training and 8-hour refresher training, as applicable
Relocation is not available for this position.
Travel is required for this position.
Candidates will be asked to submit to a Motor Vehicle Record screening and/or drug screening upon hire.
All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.
Here, you will have freedom to grow in a world of opportunity.
We will give you the flexibility you need to do your best work. 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.
With infrastructure investment accelerating worldwide, our services are in great demand, and there’s never been a better time to be at AECOM! Join us, and you’ll get all the benefits of being a part of a global, publicly traded firm – access to industry-leading technology and thinking and transformational work with big impact and work flexibility.
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.
AECOM provides a wide array of compensation and benefits programs to meet the diverse needs of our employees and their families. We also provide a robust global well-being program. We’re the world’s trusted global infrastructure firm, and we’re in this together – your growth and success are ours too.
As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.
Join us and let’s get started.
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