|Job Ref:||142734BR||Employer:||AECOM||Country:||Ireland||City:||Cork||Address:||Post Date:||30/09/2016 11:44|
Why Choose AECOM?
AECOM is a premier, fully integrated professional and technical services firm positioned to design, build, finance and operate infrastructure assets around the world for public- and private-sector clients. With nearly 100,000 employees - including architects, engineers, designers, planners, scientists and management and construction services professionals - serving clients in over 150 countries around the world, AECOM is ranked as the #1 engineering design firm by revenue in Engineering News-Record magazine's annual industry rankings, and has been recognized by Fortune magazine as a World's Most Admired Company. The firm is a leader in all of the key markets that it serves, including transportation, facilities, environmental, energy, oil and gas, water, high-rise buildings and government. AECOM provides a blend of global reach, local knowledge, innovation and technical excellence in delivering customized and creative solutions that meet the needs of clients' projects. A Fortune 500 firm, AECOM companies, including URS Corporation and Hunt Construction Group, have annual revenue of approximately $19 billion. More information on AECOM and its services can be found at NA.
About the Business Line
Our team of environment specialists offers clients expertise in air quality, impact analysis and permitting, environmental health and safety management consulting/due diligence, remediation consulting/engineering and construction/site restoration, specialty and emerging technologies, waste services and water and natural resources.
Our Irish EHS & Remediation Services team undertakes land quality assessments and remediation for a variety of clients across all sectors. Our work is primarily to support property acquisition, divestment, development, environmental permitting or in response to uncontrolled releases to the environment.
We are currently looking for a hydrogeologist or environmental scientist to join our team in Cork.
Responsibilities will include:
Scoping, preparing and delivering contaminated land assessment projects in Ireland and the UK
Liaison with AECOM contaminated land assessment teams in the UK&I
Project management and supervision/mentoring of junior staff
Health and Safety aspects of site work project.
Developing proposals for ground investigations and remediation projects.
Managing project set up, implementation and finances
Liaising with clients
Coordinating field service subcontractors and laboratory services.
Managing ground investigation works and those that carry out the works.
Being familiar with AECOM quality management system and ensure its effective implementation by the team for all projects and proposals
Existing projects include work for public sector industrial clients in terms of brownfield redevelopment, soil waste management, environmental permitting/compliance and remediation of contaminated industrial sites. With work also carried out for Irish Water providing environmental due diligence services in relation to property transactions.
You will see yourself joining a team of environmental professionals in Ireland who work from our offices in Dublin, Cork and Belfast, this includes professional geologists, hydrogeologists, environmental scientists, risk assessors, chemical engineers and remediation engineers who all represent the largest contaminated land/ remediation-focused team in Ireland.
To be successful in the role we're looking for candidates with the following;
Relevant post-graduate experience
Field investigation experience including drilling, working with subcontractors, collecting groundwater and vapour data/samples.
Experience of working in a corporate environment within or outside of environmental consultancy
Good understanding of field sampling investigation and data review.
Good understanding of contaminated land assessment;
Working knowledge of MS Office applications.
A full clean driving license;
Relevant BSc degree
MSc degree preferred in Geology / Hydrogeology / Contaminated Land / Environmental Engineering / Environmental Science
What We Offer
AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow. AECOM is an Equal Opportunity Employer.