AECOM Sustainability Consultant in Calgary, Alberta
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AECOM, a global leader in engineering, design, and construction, is seeking a highly skilled and motivated Sustainability Consultant with expertise in Greenhouse Gas (GHG) emissions quantification and management. The successful candidate will play a pivotal role in advancing AECOM's commitment to sustainability.
Bachelor’s degree in a relevant field (i.e., chemical engineering, green engineering, environmental science/engineering)
5+ years of intermediate-level experience in GHG Canadian regulatory inventory quantification and/or verification
2+ years of direct experience with GHG accounting standards (such as the GHG Protocol, ISO 14064) and supporting corporate emissions management
Previous experience working as a technical consultant
Proven ability to lead projects and small technical teams
Strong Microsoft Office skills, including Word, Excel, and PowerPoint
Excellent written and verbal communication skills for reporting, presentations, and proposal contributions
Experience conducting Scope 3 value chain GHG assessments (screening level and detailed quantification)
Progressing towards a professional engineering designation (P.Eng.)
Knowledge of energy efficiency, GHG management, and decarbonization mechanisms and technologies
Familiarity with emissions-reduction target setting approaches, including the Science-based Target Initiative
Direct experience in supporting emissions management within the oil and gas (upstream and midstream) and energy/utilities sectors
Understanding of low carbon technologies, renewable energy, and emerging technologies such as CCUS, hydrogen, etc.
Familiarity with sustainability reporting frameworks such as TCFD, CDP, GRI, SASB, and others
Experience in GHG emission reduction initiatives and defining decarbonization strategies with cost/benefit analysis
Experience with mobile emission sources (e.g., cars, trucks, construction/mining equipment, etc.)
Independent research and analytical skills with a keen interest in staying updated on new standards, certifications, and technologies
ISO 14064-1, 14064-2, and/or 14064-3 certification
Understanding of embodied carbon modeling
Experience in conducting life cycle assessments with a focus on carbon
Familiarity with climate and ESG disclosure
Knowledge and experience with the carbon offset market
AECOM is the world’s trusted infrastructure consulting firm, delivering professional services throughout the project lifecycle – from advisory, planning, design and engineering to program and construction management. On projects spanning transportation, buildings, water, new energy and the environment, our public- and private-sector clients trust us to solve their most complex challenges. Our teams are driven by a common purpose to deliver a better world through our unrivaled technical and digital expertise, a culture of equity, diversity and inclusion, and a commitment to environmental, social and governance priorities. AECOM is a Fortune 500 firm and its Professional Services business had revenue of $13.1 billion in fiscal year 2022. See how we are delivering sustainable legacies for generations to come at aecom.com and @AECOM.
Freedom to Grow in a World of Opportunity
You will have 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.
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.
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. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.
All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.
Business Line: Environment
Business Group: DCS
Strategic Business Unit: Canada
Career Area: Consulting Services
Work Location Model: Hybrid