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AECOM Portland, Oregon, USA
Sep 20, 2018
Full time
Job Summary AECOM is actively seeking a creative, motivated, and highly talented Aviation Sustainability Consultant for immediate employment in the Portland, OR office. AECOM is proud to provide our employees with exciting, challenging projects. The position will support our growing aviation sustainability practice and will deliver on current projects/workload, future pursuits and other industry and business development opportunities. The successful candidate will support the sustainability practice leader and assist other AECOM project managers with project support and client deliverables in areas including, but not limited to: sustainability inventories and assessments, airport sustainability planning and program development, waste, water, energy, and other resource planning, carbon management and Airport Carbon Accreditation, LEED, Envision and other rating system consulting, sustainability reporting, policy development, grant development, performance indicator and metrics development, stakeholder engagement, and task and project management. The responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to, those listed below: Work within aviation sustainability practice and other AECOM discipline groups (e.g., information systems, engineering, planning) to incorporate findings and ensure sustainability is adequately integrated into project delivery Compile environmental, social, and economic data for airports of all sizes as well as other sectors, as warranted Organize data and information in spreadsheets, software and other means Support projects involving program development and reporting according to GRI Support design, engineering, and construction teams on green building and sustainability aviation infrastructure projects Research sustainability topics, including industry, market, and regulatory drivers, market studies, as well as stakeholder concerns and incorporate findings into projects and client briefings Research and review latest sustainability guidelines and guidance specific to the aviation industry Manage project tasks and manage smaller projects, by eventually becoming a Certified Project Manager Join the broader AECOM sustainability practice, network with colleagues, and engage other internal project opportunities Occasional travel can be expected, but will likely not be regular or extensive Additional comments: 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. At AECOM, employee's safety and security are our top Safeguarding core value. All employees are expected to set the highest level of safety expectation in their work, display the highest level of safe behavior, and actively participate in AECOM's Safety For Life Program. SH&E is a part of our company culture and participation is required for all employees. Minimum Requirements Bachelor's Degree in Environmental Science, Sustainability, or relevant field 5+ years' professional experience in sustainability planning or management, environmental management, green building or other related experience in the airport/aviation industry and/or consulting industry Relevant Master’s Degree (e.g. MBA or MS in sustainability management) can substitute for up to 2 years of work experience Working knowledge of the primary aspects of sustainability and will be extremely comfortable with its application in aviation Will have worked on sustainability projects or can show verified experience developing/managing sustainability programs. Preferred Qualifications Can show verified experience developing/managing sustainability programs Substantial working knowledge in two or more of the following areas: sustainability management systems, sustainability program development, Global Reporting Initiative (GRI), ACA & carbon management, water, energy and/or GHG/carbon footprint, and green building/infrastructure sustainability (e.g., LEED or Envision in airport setting) Will have discrete project experience in airport setting in the areas of working knowledge listed above (e.g., GRI experience involved development of an actual GRI report, LEED/Envision experience involved working on actual LEED/Envision project, ACA/GHG experience involved GHG quantification by established protocol and ACA certification process. Experience in airport sustainability planning or airport sustainability management will be given specific consideration Fluency with MS Office Strong data / information management skills including ability to synthesize quantitative and qualitative data, organize and correlate findings, and incorporate into client deliverables. Experience with data / information visualization tools (e.g., Tableau) also desirable. Exceptional people skills and business savvy Strong written and verbal communication skills, including the ability to write in both technical language (e.g., scientific reports) and business/management language (e.g., business brief) and openness speaking to clients, elected leaders, and larger groups Will be adaptable and flexible, showing a willingness and ability to take on new project or areas with supervision, as required Exhibits client awareness and focus and be expected to grow that skill at AECOM Strong work ethic coupled with a high energy level and passion for sustainability work and AECOM’s business environment Will be confident, self-motivated and able to work unsupervised as well as in a multi-disciplinary team environment Will possess skills and attributes to balance various project and company responsibilities and deadlines, while maintaining professionalism and quality Remember to say you found this opportunity at EnvironmentalCareer.com
AECOM Wilmington, North Carolina, USA
Sep 20, 2018
Full time
Job Summary AECOM is actively seeking a creative, highly talented Senior Planner/Engineer/Project Manager for immediate employment in the Wilmington, NC office. The appropriately qualified applicant will be able to demonstrate an established career in transportation planning and project management specific to the North Carolina Department of Transportation. AECOM is proud to provide our employees with exciting, challenging projects. The incumbent can look forward to managing and supporting projects such as major transportation environmental impacts statements and environmental assessments, feasibility studies, and comprehensive transportation plans. 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: Manage, coordinate and/or oversee transportation related projects and task assignments to include traffic engineering, traffic forecasting, travel demand modeling, traffic capacity analyses, interchange modification/justification reports Develops and evaluates plans and criteria for a variety of projects and activities to be carried out by others Assesses the feasibility and soundness of proposed planning products Performs as a staff advisor and consultant as to a technical specialty, a type of facility, industry, equipment or program function Monitors and ensures compliance with local, state and federal laws Oversees specialized planning functions, such as large-scale new development proposals and environmental studies Provides overall management of IE-related planning issues Advises on all planning-related matters Advises various councils, boards, commissions and elected officials in planning related issues Evaluates operations and activities of assigned responsibilities Prepares reports on operations and activities, recommending improvements and modifications Analyzes planning projects related to transportation for information, including land use policies, impact of projects and long-range planning needs Defines regional and local transportation planning problems and priorities Prepares reports, recommendations, assessments and impact statements on transportation planning Recommends transportation system projects based on economic, population, land-use, and traffic projections Develops or tests new methods and models of transportation analysis Analyzes data from modeling software, geographic information systems or associated databases Collaborates with engineers to research, analyze, or resolve complex transportation and aviation design issues Develops design ideas for new or improved transport infrastructure, such as junction improvements, pedestrian projects, bicycle planning, transit facilities, and car parking areas Participates in public meetings or hearings to explain planning proposals, to gather feedback from those affected by projects, or to achieve consensus on project designs Reviews development plans for transportation system effects, infrastructure requirements, or compliance with applicable transportation regulations Analyzes transportation-related consequences of federal and state legislative proposals Supplies transportation planning, engineering, and infrastructure advice to clients Minimum Requirements Bachelor's Degree in engineering or planning with studies in civil engineering, transportation planning, environmental planning or related field 8+ years’ experience in planning and or planning-related field Proficient in Excel, and MS Word Must have one or more of the following certifications: Professional Engineer (PE), American Institute of Certified Planners (AICP), Certified Environmental Professional (CEP) Experience in project management and transportation engineering and planning task management, coordination and/or and oversight Preparation of and usage of project management tools such as scopes of service, budgets and schedules Excellent verbal, written, and presentation communication skills Successful management of at least one Environmental Impact Statements and/or Multiple Environmental Assessments compliant with the National Environmental Policy Act NEPA Excellent understanding of Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) NEPA compliance and procedures as administered by NC Department of Transportation Experience with MicroSoft Office Suite including MS Project, MS Word, Excel, and PowerPoint, as well as Microstation, and GIS Preferred Qualifications Master's Degree in engineering, urban planning, transportation, public policy, or related area of study or demonstrated combination of education, skills, knowledge, ability and experience 15+ years of experience in planning or related field Advanced knowledge of the philosophies, principals, practices and techniques of engineering or planning Experience working on NCDOT project development projects involving compliance with the National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA) and NC Environmental Policy Act (SEPA) projects Experience working on multimodal transportation projects including, bicycle, pedestrian, transit, and highway projects Ability to interpret planning legislation and municipal requirements; and ability to determine compliance with such regulations and to apply regulations to field condition Remember to say you found this opportunity at EnvironmentalCareer.com
AECOM Orange, California, USA
Sep 20, 2018
Full time
Job Summary AECOM is actively seeking a creative, highly talented Sustainability Consultant for immediate employment for the Orange, CA (and/or Los Angeles) office. AECOM is proud to provide our employees with exciting and challenging opportunities in a creative environment where they can grow, learn and thrive. The successful candidate will join the High Performance Buildings and Communities team within Buildings + Places business line. The team provides energy design leadership and consulting on sustainable buildings and communities projects/Our projects range from the design of net zero buildings through the sustainable planning of major global eco-cities. AECOM's Buildings + Places business line is dedicated to excellence and integrated design solutions. With a range of expertise from strategy through project realization, the connections we make among people and places provide new insight to better outcomes for clients and communities. Better outcomes grow economies, protect natural systems, conserve natural resources, make societies more equitable and make people healthier and happier. Our expertise includes workplace strategy, economic and development planning, master planning, urban planning, architecture, interiors, building engineering, and landscape architecture. Our B+P team is leading the industry with visionary and forward-thinking projects such as the Golden 1 Center in Sacramento, CA; Liberty Park at the World Trade Center, New York, NY; the Lower Manhattan Coastal Resilience (Big U), NY; San Diego Airport; and the LA 2028 Olympics. The responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to: Support design, engineering, and construction teams on green building projects and initiatives Provide general sustainability and sustainable design consulting services Work with AECOM discipline groups (e.g. architecture, landscape, engineering, information systems, planning, transportation, economists) to coordinate and ensure sustainability is integrated into project delivery Prepare and coordinate LEED documentation, facilitate the LEED certification process (and/or Envision) Research sustainability topics, including client, industry, market, and regulatory drivers, market studies, as well as stakeholder concerns; incorporate findings into projects and client briefings Complete energy modeling and investigations for LEED compliance as required Undertake daylight calculation and simulation analyses as required Research and develop sustainability guidelines and guidance for buildings, sites and campuses Develop sustainable master plans for Clients within a team environment Complete data review/analytics for energy and water Manage clients, project tasks and projects Participate in broader initiatives of the AECOM sustainability practice, network with colleagues, and engage in other regional project opportunities Occasional travel opportunities to be expected Minimum Requirements Bachelor's Degree in Sustainability, Planning, Engineering, Architecture, or related field 2+ years of professional experience in sustainability consulting, management, green building consulting or other related experience in the consulting industry and/or private or public sector LEED GA Accreditation Working knowledge of the primary aspects of sustainable design Experience in sustainability projects and can show verified experience facilitating and managing the LEED certification process Aptitude for analytical reasoning, organized work habits, and good technical writing capabilities Confident, self-motivated and able to work unsupervised as well as in a multi-disciplinary team environment Strong MS office skills Strong Excel/spreadsheets (data management and visualization) and PowerPoint Excellent written and verbal communication skills, including the ability to proficiently communicate both internally and externally to build collaborative relationships Ability to balance various project and company responsibilities and deadlines, while maintaining professionalism and quality Strong work ethic coupled with a high energy level and passion for sustainability work Strong data / information management skills including ability to synthesize quantitative and qualitative data, organize and correlate findings, and incorporate into client deliverables Adaptable and flexible, showing a willingness and ability to take on new projects or areas with or without supervision, as required Preferred Qualifications Master's Degree in sustainability, sustainable design or sustainability management Licensed Professional in planning, landscape architecture, architecture or engineering LEED AP and/or Envision SP and/or ASHRAE BEMP Experience developing and managing sustainability programs Experience with computer energy simulation and modeling using Trane Trace, IES VE, Sefaira, or Green Building Studio Experience in daylight simulation and modeling with IES VE or Revit Experience in Revit Experience in Adobe InDesign, Illustrator, or Photoshop Comfortable leading teams, taking on leadership roles and will accept opportunities to challenge him/herself Remember to say you found this opportunity at EnvironmentalCareer.com
AECOM Bismarck, North Dakota, USA
Sep 20, 2018
Full time
Job Summary AECOM is actively seeking a full-time Biologist for immediate employment in our Bismarck, ND office in the Central Region. The selected candidate must be self-motivated and able to follow through with assignments, with a strong background and field expertise in wetland delineation, state and federal permitting, and environmental planning. This is a position providing the individual an opportunity to expand upon their wetland science and natural resources field skills, as well as report preparation and project management skills. As one of the largest engineering, construction, and technical services firms on the planet, AECOM's more than 85,000 employees apply their talent and initiative on projects that reshape and improve the world's infrastructure, manage and modernize vital industries, improve the environment, and serve government agencies in a variety of roles. The central region is a center of excellence for a variety of environmental assessment, investigation, and survey services to federal, state, and local government agencies; Fortune 500 corporations; and many manufacturing and commercial clients. AECOM is seeking a dynamic individual, capable of conducting the below work with local knowledge of ecosystems; someone who works well with others and is comfortable in small or large groups; and who can skillfully and efficiently prepare high quality technical documentation/reports/permit packages. Responsibilities of this position will include, but not be limited to: Conducting wetland delineations Regulatory permitting Wildlife habitat evaluation Endangered species surveys Impact assessment and mitigation planning Restoration and mitigation site monitoring Construction monitoring Report preparation and interactions with state and federal agencies Performing client visits and field activities and attending meetings with regulatory agencies that require work outside the office and overnight travel Minimum Requirements Bachelor’s degree in BiologyEcology, Natural Resources or related environmental field 5+ years of experience in ecology Experience in some or all of the following activities: proven wetland delineation expertise, wetland and stream quality assessments, wetland and stream mitigation design and monitoring, endangered species habitat assessments, and rare plant surveys Experience with state wetlands regulatory permitting programs in upper Midwest (ND, SD, MN, WS, MT) as well as Clean Water Act Section 401/404 permitting An understanding of municipal, state, and federal environmental regulations, permitting, and policy in upper Midwest states Experience working in a fast-paced consulting environment High degree of self-motivation and the ability to work independently with limited supervision, as well as in a collaborative team environment The individual should be comfortable working in physically challenging outdoor situations in all types of weather and traveling on a regular basis to project sites located in North Dakota and the surrounding Midwest U.S. region Position requires field work and candidate must be able to travel. Excellent communication skills, including both oral and written Good working knowledge of word processing and integrated software applications, including MS Word, Excel, and PowerPoint Organizational management skills and ability to perform detail-oriented work Strong skills in operating field sampling equipment including GPS Must possess a valid driver's license Due to the nature of the work, US Citizenship is required Preferred Qualifications Master's Degree in Biology, Ecology, Natural Resources or related field U.S. Army Corps of Engineers 40 hour wetland delineation training preferred Knowledge of upper plains flora, fauna and natural systems preferred Experience as a Project Manager or Deputy/Assistant Project Manager Excellent technical writing skills and ability to effectively express his or herself orally among internal staff, clients, and sub-contractors Experience with statistics, ArcGIS or AutoCAD Demonstrated proposal writing skills, including competitive proposals Demonstrated ability to manage projects to scope, schedule, and budget Remember to say you found this opportunity at EnvironmentalCareer.com