AECOM Senior EHS Consultant in Croydon, United Kingdom
United Kingdom - Surrey, Croydon
AECOM is seeking a self-starting EHS consultant. Working within our busy national EHS Transactions and Compliance Team you will be responsible for the technical delivery and management of a variety of EHS Due Diligence, Compliance and Management Systems projects; supporting national and international clients across a wide range of sectors including oil and gas, chemical, manufacturing, food and beverage, automation and healthcare.
This position provides the opportunity to work closely with, and provide advice to, leading private sector businesses including some of Europe’s leading private equities and industrials. At AECOM, we work to exceed our clients’ expectations and you will be required to work within tight deadlines. You will be forward thinking and have a ‘can do’ attitude.
Develop winning bids and proposals (i.e. EHS compliance, due diligence, management systems, Environmental permitting etc.)
Work within a specialist EHS team to ensure that client expectations are met and that project objectives are achieved within the desired timescale and budget
Accountable for the implementation of successful project management plans. Monitoring progress against these and ensuring effective communication with the project team and clients
Understand clients’ needs and build sustainable relationships in order to meet our business development goals
Lead, coordinate and/or participate in detailed corporate EHS compliance audits. Compiling audit reports using varied reporting formats often within demanding reporting timescales
Deliver challenging EHS due diligence assignments (Desk Studies, Phase I Assessments, EHS Site Assessments etc.) and preparing commercially focused succinct reports
Contribute to the continuous improvement of our services and team by evaluating project successes and challenges and sharing lessons learned to enhance performance within the business
Whilst the post will be based in London, Birmingham, Manchester or Leeds the role may involve work across the UK.
A great deal of our work involves international projects and clients, therefore the opportunity to travel abroad exists. The role also requires excellent interpersonal and organisational skills, particularly with regards to managing multinational projects and teams.
Educated to degree level in a relevant subject or demonstrate an equivalent EHS qualification
Knowledge of EHS legislation, guidance and standards
Ability to engage in EHS discussions in a professional, sensitive and non-conflicting manner
Demonstrate a working knowledge of EHS inspection, auditing, assessment and reporting
Ability to work independently and prepare high quality professional proposals/bids/reports for senior peer review
Effective technical Project Manager
Excellent observational and communication skills (specifically listening) with the ability to quickly build professional relationships
Motivated individual with the ability to work independently or as part of team, with the initiative to complete tasks
Open and honest
A background in Industry is advantageous
A post-graduate qualification is desirable
NEBOSH General Certificate or Diploma (or similar) in health and safety. Appropriate industry experience may be substituted for, or supplement, formal health and safety qualifications
Member of a relevant technical professional body, e.g. IOSH, IEMA etc.
Your benefits will include:
Helping our employees achieve a healthy work-life balance is important to us. If you join AECOM, as well as receiving a competitive salary, you’ll also be able to explore flexible working arrangements through our FREEDOM TO GROW
- way of working. Core benefits include 25 days’ annual leave, company pension scheme, private medical insurance, life assurance and one paid annual professional institution membership fee. You can also choose from a wide range of flexible benefits to suit your lifestyle.
You’ll also be able to give back to communities with up to two paid CSR days each year. Through our charity, The AECOM Foundation, you can volunteer to support children in developing countries. And if you’re a member of the Reserve Forces you’ll receive an additional 15 days paid leave for training commitments.
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 Sciences
Business Line Environment
Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)
Country United Kingdom
Position Status Full-Time
Requisition/Vacancy No. 251967BR
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.