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Environmental Technician II

AECOM
Portland, OR
  • Expired: January 27, 2023. Applications are no longer accepted.

Company DescriptionAt AECOM, were delivering a better world.We believe infrastructure creates opportunities for everyone. Whether its 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. Were one global team 47,000 strong driven by a common purpose to deliver a better world..Job DescriptionAECOM is seeking a creative, talented environmental technician or environmental scientist in the Portland, Oregon area.

The position includes wastewater treatment plant (WWTP) and storm water treatment system (SWTS) operations and maintenance, field work associated with environmental compliance, waste management, and assistance with environmental compliance reporting and task management (e.g. wastewater and storm water discharge reporting, waste inventories, compliance task management).You will work in a supportive environment under the direction of the area department manager with various responsibilities, including the following but not limited to:Operating the WWTP in a safe and professional mannerMaintaining required training and certifications including e-RAILSAFE, Contractor Orientation, Roadway Worker Protection, and state requirements for private WWTP operatorsParticipating in client Wastewater Best Way program, Monthly WWTP Operator calls, and annual client WW ConferencePerform all inspections utilizing the client electronic asset management (EAM) system.Perform routine cleaning of the DAF, API OWS, sand filters, bag filters, and other infrastructure associated with WWTP operations.Coordinating and/or assisting with WWTP repairs, maintenance, and cleaning utilizing the EAM systemRead, understand, and follow published test methods and standard operating procedures, including company and client-specific programsProduce accurate and complete documentation of operation, inspections, and complianceShow initiative in maintaining and repairing equipment, ordering and organizing supplies, and maintaining the work areaEffectively communicate with site representatives regarding schedules and task requirementsCoordination with and oversight from task and project managers, on-site subcontractors, and field staffOffice support including preparation of work plans, health and safety plans, and technical reportsManage environmental data. Prepare tables and figures to present dataPerform other tasks assigned by project and task managersSupport WWTP operations at other client facilities under the direction of staff as necessaryBenefitsAECOM is proud to offer a comprehensive benefits program to meet the diverse needs of our employees.

Depending on your employment status, AECOM benefits may include medical, dental, vision, life, AD&D and disability benefits, paid time off, leaves of absence, voluntary benefits, perks, wellness and global well-being, and global EAP, Business Travel and Service Awards programs.About AECOMs Environment Business LineJoin 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 worlds 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.AECOMs 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.About AECOMs Remediation, Restoration and Redevelopment PracticeAECOM delivers innovative and often complex solutions to meet our clients objectives. Because we address many different impacted sites from munitions to PFAS to algae blooms and beyond every project in our global practice is different. Thats exciting, especially because our worldwide internal technical practice network connects us in real time to explore best practices from experts near and far.

We offer full life-cycle solutions for projects from due diligence through restoration and redevelopment to outreach programs that engage stakeholders and generate goodwill in the community. Our experts integrate scientific and engineering knowledge with responsive and cost-effective project management, strong communication skills, and an understanding of regulatory strategies and challenges. AECOM has the depth and breadth of resources to address significant remedial site challenges, and we support the development of our technical staff to be their best via professional mentorship and development.

AECOM provides a stringent internal project manager certificate program to help you succeed in that career path. Learn more about our Remediation, Restoration and Redevelopment services.QualificationsMINIMUM QUALIFICATIONSHigh School Diploma or equivalent experience2 + years of work experience in an environmental-related fieldMust pass a State and Federal criminal history/security background check.Must possess a valid driver's license and clean driving record.Must be able to successfully complete initial and random screening requirements including drug, breathalyzer, urine and/or hair test.Candidate must be able to meet medical clearance requirements of an OSHA (HAZWOPER) medical surveillance physical exam.PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONSAptitude for operation and maintenance of mechanical and electrical equipmentExperience with Microsoft Word and ExcelAbility to record data neatly, accurately, and legiblyExcellent attention to Health and SafetyAbility to write and to convey complex thoughts and ideas in a clear, concise manner. Ability to learn through on-the-job experience.OSHA 40 Hour HAZWOPER CertificationAbility to lift and carry 50 pounds and safely drive a full-size pickup truck.Tolerance for work in outdoor environments in a range of weather conditions and be medically fit for wearing a respiratorAdditional InformationAll your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.Applicants must be willing to be on callJob duties will involve both field and office assignments with occasional overnight travel requiredBenefitsAECOM is proud to offer a comprehensive benefits program to meet the diverse needs of our employees.

Depending on your employment status, AECOM benefits may include medical, dental, vision, life, AD&D and disability benefits, paid time off, leaves of absence, voluntary benefits, perks, wellness and global well-being, and global EAP, Business Travel and Service Awards programs.About AECOMs Remediation, Restoration and Redevelopment PracticeAECOM delivers innovative and often complex solutions to meet our clients objectives. Because we address many different impacted sites from munitions to PFAS to algae blooms and beyond every project in our global practice is different. Thats exciting, especially because our worldwide internal technical practice network connects us in real time to explore best practices from experts near and far.

We offer full life-cycle solutions for projects from due diligence through restoration and redevelopment to outreach programs that engage stakeholders and generate goodwill in the community. Our experts integrate scientific and engineering knowledge with responsive and cost-effective project management, strong communication skills, and an understanding of regulatory strategies and challenges. AECOM has the depth and breadth of resources to address significant remedial site challenges, and we support the development of our technical staff to be their best via professional mentorship and development.

AECOM provides a stringent internal project manager certificate program to help you succeed in that career path. Learn more about our Remediation, Restoration and Redevelopment services.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 youre 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 theres never been a better time to be at AECOM!

Join us, and youll 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. Were the worlds trusted global infrastructure firm, and were in this together your growth and success are ours too.As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each persons potential, and well help you reach yours.Join us and lets get started.ReqID: J10073090Business Line: EnvironmentBusiness Group: DCSStrategic Business Unit: WestCareer Area: Science

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Portland, OR
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Energy and Environment

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