Sustainability Consultant - Military veterans preferred



  full-time   employee   contract


Job Summary

AECOM is seeking a n Sustainability Consultant to be based in Shanghai office.

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.

Responsibilities ?

  • Conducting and delivering technical work across a range of climate change and sustainability projects;

  • Working within teams to deliver climate change and sustainability related projects;

  • Contributing to managing tasks and projects covering technical, quality and financial management;

  • Liaising and collaborating with colleagues, clients and their advisors to deliver work on time, budget and achieving technical excellence;

  • Contributing to the preparation of technical reports;

  • Multitasking: working across several projects and proposals, including infrastructure and major project climate and energy assessments, sustainable infrastructure, climate change/sustainability strategy, carbon footprinting and net zero planning enterprises, and project carbon assessment including Life Cycle Analysis (LCA);

  • Contributing to preparing costed proposals and other business development materials (e.g. for webinars, flyers, case studies, etc.); and

  • Building long term client relationships.

Minimum Requirements

  • Science or engineering education background i.e. relevant MSc or equivalent qualification in Energy, Environment, HVAC, Sustainability, Climate Change or relevant fields, and a strong undergraduate degree in STEM based major.

  • Familiarity with climate change science and impact, mitigation and adaptation concepts;

  • Holistic understanding of sustainability, with a particular interest in energy and climate change;

  • A desire to delivery technical excellence;

  • Great communication and presentation skills and fluency in English;

  • Solid numeracy skills, confidence in working with large data sets and advanced Excel skills;

  • Problem solving abilities. Self-starter, who can design and deliver work under own initiative

Preferred Qualifications

Same as above

What We Offer

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.

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 China

Position Status Full Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 260559BR

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.