AECOM Junior Consultant – Environmental Health and Safety in Ottawa, Ontario

Requisition/Vacancy No. 156841BR

Position Title Junior Consultant – Environmental Health and Safety

Job Category Safety / Health

Business Line Environment

Country Canada

State/Province/Region CAN - Ontario

City Ottawa

Why Choose AECOM? AECOM is a premier, fully integrated professional and technical services firm positioned to design, build, finance and operate infrastructure assets around the world for public- and private-sector clients. With nearly 100,000 employees — including architects, engineers, designers, planners, scientists and management and construction services professionals — serving clients in over 150 countries around the world, AECOM is ranked as the #1 engineering design firm by revenue in Engineering News-Record magazine’s annual industry rankings, and has been recognized by Fortune magazine as a World’s Most Admired Company. The firm is a leader in all of the key markets that it serves, including transportation, facilities, environmental, energy, oil and gas, water, high-rise buildings and government. AECOM provides a blend of global reach, local knowledge, innovation and technical excellence in delivering customized and creative solutions that meet the needs of clients’ projects. A Fortune 500 firm, AECOM companies, including URS Corporation and Hunt Construction Group, have annual revenue of approximately $19 billion. More information on AECOM and its services can be found at

About the Business Line


Our team of environment specialists offers clients expertise in air quality, impact analysis and permitting, environmental health and safety management consulting/due diligence, remediation consulting/engineering and construction/site restoration, specialty and emerging technologies, waste services and water and natural resources.

Job Summary

AECOM is actively seeking a highly talented and hardworking Junior Consultant – Environmental Health and Safety for immediate employment in the Ottawa, Ontario office. Candidate will join an Ontario wide dynamic Environmental Health and Safety team, which consists of occupational and industrial hygienists, safety professionals, professional engineers, auditors, hazardous materials managers, based in Ottawa. As a key member of the team, you will develop your skills by working closely with management and all business units.

The responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to:

  • Working on projects involving mold abatement, occupational hygiene, hazardous materials management and safety

  • Identifying and rectifying site issues and project concerns

  • Conducting hazardous materials surveys

  • Conducting hygiene monitoring of noise, chemicals, and radiation

  • Conducting indoor air quality monitoring

  • Conducting ventilation assessments

  • Preparing and calibrating sampling equipment for field use

Minimum Requirements

  • High school diploma or equivalent

  • Knowledge of industrial hygiene / environmental health and safety regulations in Ontario.-and asbestos-related issues

  • Must have a passion for being part of an integrated team reaching for success by building new relationships and producing quality work

  • Must possess a reliable means of transportation

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills to communicate clearly with clients, and execute and deliver the highest quality service

  • Possess willingness to travel

Preferred Qualifications

  • Associates degree or equivalent in the field of industrial hygiene and or environmental health and safety

What We Offer

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.


Please note that AECOM does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters or employment agencies. In the absence of a signed Recruitment Fee Agreement, AECOM will not consider or agree to payment of any referral compensation or recruiter fee. In the event a recruiter or agency submits a resume or candidate without a previously signed agreement, AECOM explicitly reserves the right to pursue and hire those candidate(s) without any financial obligation to the recruiter or agency. Any unsolicited resumes, including those submitted to hiring managers, are deemed to be the property of AECOM.