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AECOM Senior Sustainability Consultant in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

Company Description

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.

Here, you will have freedom to grow in a world of opportunity.

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.

Job Description

AECOM Middle East are currently seeking Senior Sustainability Consultants to join our Specialist Services team, in Abu Dhabi.

The successful candidate would form part of the MEA (Middle East & Africa) Sustainability and Building Physics team, to meet the growing demands for technical and strategic sustainability consultancy services at building, neighborhood, policy and City levels across the built environment.

Depending on your years of experience, curiosity and skillset you will be sitting within a team with a focus few of the following streams.

  • Energy and Carbon

  • Building Physics Modelling

  • Urban Analytics

  • Circular Carbon Economy

  • Health and Wellbeing

  • Climate Adaptation of City’s


  • Independently checks the accuracy of own work prior to review by the Senior Engineer or designated senior team member

  • Supports development of designs, calculations, sketches, diagrams, schematic drawings, working drawings, develops details, specifications

  • Adopts good engineering/design solutions to assigned tasks and develops appropriate research and documentation to support these solutions

  • Supports the preparation and compilation of design presentations and design reports

  • Develops an awareness of AECOM’s QMS procedures

  • Coordinates with internal design disciplines to achieve a high quality, consistent set of presentation or design documents.

  • Supports on research for emerging tech/trends on sustainability and wellness in the built environment


  • Minimum 8-10+ years post graduate experience.


A BEng or BSc in Building Science, Architecture, or Mechanical Engineering field of study, is required for this role.

Any of the following would be advantageous:

  • LEED AP, Estidama PQP, WELL AP,

  • Good Knowledge and understanding of Design Stage Sustainability Deliverables

  • Certified Energy Auditor

  • Certified Measurement and Verification Professional

  • Commissioning Process Management Professional

Additional Information

With infrastructure investment accelerating worldwide, our services are in great demand, and there’s never been a better time to be at AECOM! Join us, and you’ll get all the benefits of being a part of a global, publicly traded firm – access to industry-leading technology and thinking and transformational work with big impact and work flexibility.

AECOM provides a wide array of compensation and benefits programs to meet the diverse needs of our employees and their families. We also provide a robust global well-being program. We’re the world’s trusted global infrastructure firm, and we’re in this together – your growth and success are ours too.

As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.

Join us and let’s get started.

ReqID: J10081106

Business Line: Building Engineering

Business Group: DCS

Strategic Business Unit: ME and Africa

Career Area: Engineering

Work Location Model: On-Site