Environmental Scientist VI

Winter Park, FL

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.

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 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.

AECOM is seeking Senior EHS Compliance Auditors/Assistant EHS Team Leaders in Orlando, West Palm Beach, or Miami, Florida. The selected candidate will join AECOM’s EHS & Air practice within the Environment Business Line. The Senior EHS Compliance Auditor will primarily focus on supporting clients by executing environmental consulting services and regulatory compliance audits.


  • Conduct EHS compliance and management system audits.
  • Plan, participate, and lead EHS audits.
  • Develop and deliver EHS training to industrial clients.
  • Provide mentoring, guidance and coaching to new or less-experienced staff.
  • Build and maintain effective client relationships.
  • Grow existing business base through client outreach and professional relationships.
  • Develop effective business presentations and proposals for providing competitive, high-value EHS auditing services.
  • Manage multiple complex projects within scope, budget, quality criteria and schedule.
  • Provide detailed regulatory interpretation of EHS laws and regulations to our clients and develop compliance strategies.
  • Maintain knowledge of current and emerging USEPA, OSHA, and state EHS regulatory requirements.

Minimum Requirements:

  • BA/BS + 10 years of experience or demonstrated equivalency of experience and / or education.
  • A minimum of 10 years of experience conducting EHS regulatory compliance audit fieldwork.
  • Valid driver's license with a clean diving record.
  • Due to the nature of the work US Citizenship is required.
  • Ability to travel 50% to 80%.

Preferred Requirements

  • Excellent working knowledge of County, State, and Federal EHS regulations and consensus standards, including:
  • Clean Air Act (CAA) – emission inventories, permitting requirements, RMP, PSD, MACT, NSPS, ODS, GHG, and compliance assessments.
  • Clean Water Act (CWA) – NPDES and Indirect Discharge permitting and compliance.
  • Safe Drinking Water Act (SDWA) – CWS, NTNCWS permitting and compliance.
  • Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (RCRA) – waste classification, management, and reporting.
  • Oil Pollution Act (OPA) - SPCC Plans and FRP.
  • Emergency Planning and Community Right-to-Know Act (EPCRA) – inventory evaluation, Tier II and Form R reporting.
  • Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation, and Liability Act (CERCLA);
  • Federal Insecticide, Fungicide & Rodenticide Act (FIFRA).
  • Toxic Substances Control Act (TSCA); and
  • OSHA Compliance – 29 CFR 1910.
  • Advanced degree (MS or PhD) in engineering, physical sciences, safety, or related field.
  • 10 years of EHS experience in a consulting, manufacturing, chemical, pharmaceutical, or refining industry.
  • Experience in managing EHS programs, compliance audits and compliance program evaluations.
  • Develop and deliver EHS training to industrial clients.
  • Professional certification - CPEA, PE, CSP, CIH, or other equivalent certification.
  • Experience with CFATS, DOT, REACH, ISO/RC 14001, and ISO 45001.
  • Experience conducting Process Safety Management audits.
  • Excellent interpersonal, written, and verbal communication skills.
  • Proven leadership and management skills.
  • Proven success in business development for EHS programs


Additional Information

All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.

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.

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.

ReqID: J10076686

Business Line: Environment

Business Group: DCS

Strategic Business Unit: East

Career Area: Science


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