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Job Information

AECOM Sustainability Consultant in Brisbane, Australia

Australia - Queensland, Brisbane

Job Summary

This is an exciting role within the Buildings and Places team that will see you providing technical advice within our growing ANZ Sustainability Practice. With a history of working on some of the most influential building and policy projects, our team comprises of specialists working collectively and virtually across Brisbane, Melbourne, Sydney, Auckland and Wellington.

Your opportunity will focus on advising our clients (internal and external) on all matters pertaining to sustainability with a focus on maximising your impact on climate change mitigation.

You will be an integral part of a high performing team. We will empower you to deploy your most limited resource – time – to its greatest effect, working on projects where you can influence the greatest change. We are currently working on some of the largest buildings and infrastructure projects in Australia and New Zealand, and with your help, our legacy will be positive.

As part of this role you will:

  • Provide clear, consistent, evidence-based and up-to-date advice and communication to clients on the general science of climate change and the need to address the climate crisis.

  • Maintain a current working knowledge of industry and economy-wide issues (codes, legislation, initiatives and so on) related to climate change and its impacts on our clients’ businesses.

  • Undertake technical sustainability investigations and design discipline coordination to optimise design and generate efficiencies.

  • Develop bespoke solutions that help our clients strive towards low-carbon, net zero carbon and/or carbon neutral outcomes for their projects and procurement supply chain.

Minimum Requirements

  • Minimum 5 years’ experience working for a Professional Services Consultancy

  • Have a passion for driving optimum design and engineering outcomes.

  • Experience using sustainability/wellness rating tools (Infrastructure Sustainability (ISCA), Green Star (GBCA), WELL Building Standard (IWBI), NABERS, LEED will be well regarded) and ideally hold accredited status with some or all of these organisations.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Tertiary qualifications in sustainability, environmental science/management, urban planning/design or engineering.

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 - Mechanical

Business Line Buildings & Places

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country Australia

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 216158BR

Clearance Required 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.


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