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AECOM Wellington, New Zealand
Nov 11, 2019
Full time
Job Summary The Role AECOM’s New Zealand Sustainability & Resilience (S&R) team delivers high quality, cutting edge services to clients who are shaping our future. We are seeking a Graduate/Professional level consultant to join our team of diverse, supportive, industry-leading professionals. You would have the opportunity to work on unique, impactful projects to help our clients and communities reduce their environmental impacts and adjust to future climate change, such as: NZ’s first National Climate Change Risk Assessment, which will set NZ’s priorities for climate adaptation for years to come. Our team is the lead consultant delivering this work. Carbon emission reduction strategies for councils and businesses. Our team has a long track record of delivering this work in NZ and internationally. We are a diverse team that values diverse perspectives. We invest in our team members, providing mentoring, technical guidance and opportunities to engage in large scale, city/country shaping projects which improve people’s lives and keep them out of harm’s way. We deliver projects that no one else in our industry is doing and are sought after by our clients because we deliver high-quality work, informed by global best practice. We care about each other, our communities and their future. Key Responsibilities This role requires a flexible, structured and analytical thinker who wants to develop a career as part of a high performing, motivated and ambitious team. We are also seeking someone who will be willing to work across a wide diversity of projects, including, from time to time, projects with other AECOM teams. You will be responsible for managing project workflows and delivering on commitments to the highest standard. You will be an excellent verbal and written communicator and have strong interpersonal and collaboration skills and want to work in a fast-paced, supportive team environment. Minimum Requirements About you You are an enthusiastic individual with a commitment to both individual and team continued professional development. Ideally, you are a forward-thinking individual with technical foundations and an interest in sustainability outside of the workforce. You will: Experience in a sustainability role and an understanding of current industry trends related to climate change and sustainable development is desirable Be passionate about sustainable development and a low carbon future and have a strong interest in fostering change for the better Be an excellent communicator (both written and verbal) Have knowledge and experience with climate mitigation and/or adaptation Experience with infrastructure sustainability rating tools (e.g. Greenroads or ISCA), 3rd-party environmental auditing or verification would be beneficial. Experience working on business or government sustainability and climate change policy will be an advantage. Preferred Qualifications Have a degree in environmental science, environmental engineering or sustainability management. Applicants with post-graduate qualifications will be preferred. Remember to say you found this opportunity at EnvironmentalCareer.com !
AECOM Mechanicsburg, Pennsylvania, USA
Nov 11, 2019
Full time
Job Summary AECOM is actively seeking a highly motivated Entry Level Biologist for employment in the Mechanicsburg, PA office. This position provides unlimited career growth potential while working on an excellent team comprised of a variety of staff and project managers in support of AECOM’s clients. Client projects are currently related to natural gas development, land development, mining/quarrying, transportation, and water resource management. 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. The responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to: Collecting and analyzing biological data to determine natural resource impact. ​Will specialize in wetland delineation, reporting, and permitting. Writing technical documents and permit applications. May specialize in research centering on particular plants and animals and/or the ecology of these organisms. Position involves a large amount of time in the field – Must be able to walk long distances in rugged terrain and carry up to 50lbs of equipment at times. Overnight travel is required and may be for extended periods of time. Utilizes basic scientific principles, theories, practices and existing technologies to develop solutions for technical problems with limited scope. Collects and enters data, and applies technical principles and theories.\ Interprets and records data, conducts analyses, compares findings to relevant studies and local, state and federal regulations to ensure compliance. Entry-level position; may not require previous experience. Minimum Requirements BA/BS + None or demonstrated equivalency of experience and/or education Valid State's Driver's License Preferred Qualifications Bachelor’s degree in science Proficient use of MS Office, especially Excel and Word. Capable of working in small or large groups. Capable of delivering high quality technical scientific documentation and reports. Must be able to walk long distances in rugged terrain. Must be physically able to carry up to 50lbs of equipment as needed. Must be willing and able to travel with little notice Remember to say you found this opportunity at EnvironmentalCareer.com !
AECOM San Francisco, CA, USA
Nov 11, 2019
Full time
Job Summary The selected candidate will join the Sustainable Development Group, part of AECOM’s global Planning + Economics Practice Line. The primary emphasis of the group is to promote resilience, socioeconomic and environmental sustainability in urban design, city planning, and policy projects. This is accomplished through employing climate assessment, rigorous economic and strategic planning techniques and developing innovative analytical approaches to providing solutions for delivering sustainability in varied domestic and international contexts. This position will focus on climate adaptation, resiliency planning and greenhouse gas mitigation projects primarily for local government and other public agencies, although could also include work for the private sector. Qualified candidates will have excellent analytical and writing skills with education and/or professional background in climate change adaptation, and/or climate action planning. Urban planning, or policy modeling/design also useful. The candidate must have a demonstrated expertise in sustainability, with a particular emphasis on climate change. Example Project Types: Climate Vulnerability and Risk Assessments for municipalities, transportation agencies, utilities Resiliency Strategies and Plans for cities Climate adaptation strategies for municipalities, transportation agencies, utilities Climate Action Plans for cities of a range of sizes GHG inventories and forecasting Cost-benefit analysis for climate adaptation and mitigation plans Energy efficiency / green building policy modeling Development projections and carbon emissions modeling Has a solid foundation of understanding or analysis of client business practices and goals; develops and formulates solutions to client problems on assigned projects. Under limited supervision, responsible for the creation of work plans and task definitions. Has broad technical knowledge but possesses an area of specialization or focus. Minimum Requirements Bachelor's Degree 4+ years of related experience Experience on climate action planning and adaptation planning essential, particularly policy and program design Experience on climate change vulnerability and risk assessments that consider an array of climate impacts, including sea level rise, precipitation, and temperature and development of adaptation strategies to reduce impacts Understanding of greenhouse gas inventory and forecast methodologies Excellent quantitative skills; Excellent project management skills; Detail-oriented: Strong sense of commitment, a willingness to learn more and a desire to work in a dynamic, deadline driven team environment. Excellent communication and writing skills are critical. Preferred Qualifications Master’s degree in a relevant field (e.g., City and Regional Planning, Environmental Policy) from an accredited university. Demonstrated knowledge of local government climate change/sustainability policy and program development is essential. 6-10 years of experience at a planning consulting firm, or equivalent. Demonstrated experience managing projects, conducting and/or overseeing analysis, and writing proposals and securing work; client management, experience managing a small team. Remember to say you found this opportunity at EnvironmentalCareer.com !
AECOM Salt Lake City, UT, USA
Nov 11, 2019
Full time
Job Summary AECOM is actively seeking a creative, highly talented mine permitting and NEPA Project Manager for immediate employment for the Greenwood Village, or Fort Collins, CO; Salt Lake City, Utah; Reno, Nevada; or Minneapolis, Minnesota office. The responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to, those listed below: Manage interdisciplinary teams through analysis of environmental impacts from mining project activities and develop written descriptions of impacts for environmental documents Coordinate efforts of planning staff and technical subject matter experts, editing, GIS to adhere to scope, schedule, and budget on preparation of mining baseline studies, mine permits, environmental assessments and environmental impact statements in compliance with NEPA and/or other federal and state regulatory requirements, including CWA 404, ESA Section 7, NHPA Section 106, and state mining regulatory programs Oversee the planning and coordination of public meetings and other public outreach and engagement tasks, including travel logistics, project newsletters, notices, public announcements, and related materials Prepare and/or review technical sections of environmental impact analyses for land use planning, natural resource development, and infrastructure projects (including mining, oil & gas, pipeline, power, water, transportation) Contribute to or lead business development activities, including client relations and proposal development for new project work Minimum Requirements 6+ years' experience successfully supporting environmental permitting, environmental impact analysis documents and associated technical studies for mining operations Bachelor's Degree in Environmental Sciences, Physical Sciences, Social Sciences, Biological Sciences, Planning or related field Preferred Qualifications 10+ years relevant experience Experience in environmental planning and permitting for a variety of mining and mine processing projects including surface and underground mining, metal mining, coal mining and sand and gravel mining. Strong research and analytical abilities Strong written and oral communication skills, including the editing, oversight or preparation of technical reports Ability to work on several projects or issues simultaneously and provide guidance to team members Experience preparing proposals, including costs, for new opportunities NEPA and/or permitting experience on mining projects Background working with federal government agencies, particularly US Forest Service, US Army Corps of Engineers, or Bureau of Land Management on environmental documents and permits Background working with state regulatory agencies for mining, water quality, air quality, and state land management Familiarity with public outreach processes and complex Project Records Experience working as consultant Experience as Project Manager on environmental permitting and planning projects, including client interaction, schedule and budget controls, and invoicing Experience preparing NEPA and permitting environmental documents with extensive knowledge of current federal and state regulations and guidance Understanding of the environmental regulatory framework for the western U.S., including applicable state and federal laws Remember to say you found this opportunity at EnvironmentalCareer.com !