AECOM Entry Level Environmental Engineer/Scientist – Air Quality in Morrisville, North Carolina

United States of America - North Carolina, Morrisville

Job Summary

AECOM is actively seeking a highly motivated Entry Level Environmental Engineer or Scientist for employment in the Air Quality Department of the Morrisville, NC office. Job activities are generally aligned with permitting, compliance and consulting services to our Industrial client sector for a wide variety of clients located throughout the Southeast. We have a strong client base and offer a challenging work environment in which you can grow and develop your career working closely with other team members and mentors.

AECOM is pleased to include you in a unique development opportunity, the Graduate Development Program (GDP). This program is designed to support your assimilation into the organization and assist with creating a foundation of knowledge for a successful career at AECOM. You will gain experience in your discipline through learning on the job and participate in development opportunities during the program, including access to AECOM's social media resources, group mentoring, and professional networking. The program also has learning activities that will be available to you, including webinars and on-line programs.

Imagine working on rewarding projects within a diverse culture, and having access to exceptional training and career development opportunities. Working at AECOM means being part of a global team, working with award-winning professionals across the world. Aspire to be a key player on some of the best projects regionally, with opportunities to work on projects nationally or internationally. Our people bring deep industry knowledge to help you succeed.

Responsibilities of this position will include, but are not limited to:

  • Working in teams and performing tasks for projects involving air quality-related environmental compliance services

  • Tasks include creating spreadsheets, compiling and analyzing environmental data, calculating air emissions, developing/updating permit compliance tracking tools, assisting with preparation of air permit applications, and writing technical reports and other documents

  • Perform air quality related environmental tasks for clients in government and industry, as assigned by AECOM project managers

  • Analyze available information to help develop strategies to successfully complete each assigned task

  • Periodic travel

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Environmental Engineering or Science, Paper Engineering, or Related Engineering Scientific Field.

  • Must be able to understand process flow diagrams and determine data needed to complete project calculations..

  • Must have a valid driver's license.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Co-op or internship experience in an industrial or regulatory agency setting is beneficial

  • Highly motivated and have: (1) Strong organizational and time management skills, (2) Strong written and oral communication, quantitative, and interpersonal skills, (3) Strong work ethic and professional demeanor, (4) Attention to Detail

  • Demonstrate a positive, team-oriented attitude and attention to detail/ownership of work products

  • Must have good teamwork skills but also be able to function independently on specific tasks

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 and Minorities, Females, Veterans, and Disabled persons are encouraged to apply. For further information, please click here to view the EEO Is The Law poster.


Please note that AECOM does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters or employment agencies. In the absence of a signed Recruitment Fee Agreement, AECOM will not consider or agree to payment of any referral compensation or recruiter fee. In the event a recruiter or agency submits a resume or candidate without a previously signed agreement, AECOM explicitly reserves the right to pursue and hire those candidate(s) without any financial obligation to the recruiter or agency. Any unsolicited resumes, including those submitted to hiring managers, are deemed to be the property of AECOM.

Job Category Engineering - Environmental

Business Line Environment

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 194193BR

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.