Senior Environmental Consultant - Military veterans preferred



  full-time   employee


Ireland - Cork, Cork

Job Summary

This position provides the opportunity to work closely with, and provide advice to, leading private sector businesses including some of Europe’s leading private equities and industrials. At AECOM, we work to exceed our clients’ expectations and you will be required to work within tight deadlines. You will be forward thinking and have a ‘can do’ attitude.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Develop winning bids and proposals (i.e. EHS compliance, due diligence, management systems, Environmental permitting etc.)

  • Work within a specialist EHS team to ensure that client expectations are met and that project objectives are achieved within the desired timescale and budget

  • Accountable for the implementation of successful project management plans. Monitoring progress against these and ensuring effective communication with the project team and clients

  • Understand clients’ needs and build sustainable relationships in order to meet our business development goals

  • Lead, coordinate and/or participate in detailed corporate EHS compliance audits. Compiling audit reports using varied reporting formats often within demanding reporting timescales

  • Deliver challenging EHS due diligence assignments (Desk Studies, Phase I Assessments, EHS Site Assessments etc.) and preparing commercially focused succinct reports

  • Contribute to the continuous improvement of our services and team by evaluating project successes and challenges and sharing lessons learned to enhance performance within the business

  • Serves as a capable professional within specific domains of the field.

  • Under general direction, prepares and modifies designs, calculations, sketches, diagrams, schematic drawings and working drawings.

  • Independently develops alternate technical solutions and design options in support of project team, e.g. white paper research, code review and wide range of difficult problems.

  • Develops and/or implements the results of reports, opinions, or recommendations to address design challenges/opportunities.

  • Leads the development and implementation of the design ideas and solutions.

  • Responsible for communication and collaboration with full design team and client.

  • Oversees and coordinates the technical work for projects consistent with experience.

  • Understands the marketing of professional services.

  • Develops and leads technical approach and criteria for a design element, and coordinates complex work.

  • Ensures compliance to Quality Assurance Procedures.

  • May be required to sign and seal documents (e.g. drawings).

  • Employee works with clients as well as the internal and external project team to execute the project from concept to execution and completion.

Minimum Requirements

  • Educated to degree level in a relevant subject or demonstrate an equivalent EHS qualification

  • Knowledge of EHS legislation, guidance and standards

  • Ability to engage in EHS discussions in a professional, sensitive and non-conflicting manner

  • Demonstrate a working knowledge of EHS inspection, auditing, assessment and reporting

  • Ability to work independently and prepare high quality professional proposals/bids/reports for senior peer review

  • Effective technical Project Manager

  • Excellent observational and communication skills (specifically listening) with the ability to quickly build professional relationships

  • Motivated individual with the ability to work independently or as part of team, with the initiative to complete tasks

Preferred Qualifications

Your benefits will include:

Helping our employees achieve a healthy work-life balance is important to us. If you join AECOM, as well as receiving a competitive salary, you’ll also have the opportunity to explore flexible working arrangements. Core benefits include 25 days’ annual leave, company pension scheme, private medical insurance, life assurance and one paid annual professional institution membership fee. You can also choose from a wide range of flexible benefits to suit your lifestyle.

You’ll also be able to give back to communities with up to two paid CSR days each year. Through our charity, The AECOM Foundation, you can volunteer to support children in developing countries. And if you’re a member of the Reserve Forces you’ll receive an additional 15 days paid leave for training commitments.

What We Offer

When you join AECOM, you become part of a company that is pioneering the future. Our teams around the world are involved in some of the most cutting-edge and innovative projects and programs of our time, addressing the big challenges of today and shaping the built environment for generations to come. We ensure a workplace that encourages growth, flexibility and creativity, as well as a company culture that champions inclusion, diversity and overall employee well-being through programs supported by company leadership. Our core values define who we are, how we act and what we aspire to, which comes down to not only delivering a better world, but working to “make amazing happen” in each neighborhood, community and city we touch. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.

Job Category Engineering - Environmental

Business Line Environment

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country Ireland

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 251986BR

Virtual: No

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.