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AECOM Sustainability Consultant (Buildings) in Leeds, United Kingdom

United Kingdom - Hertfordshire, St Albans

Job Summary

AECOM’s Sustainability team comprises of specialists within our Building and Places Business Line. We are recognised as industry leaders in the field of sustainable development. Our projects range from working with Governments to support Building Regulations and National planning policy relating to climate change, to developing energy and sustainability strategies to support the design and planning of new development and the resilience of cities.

We work across all construction stages, from pre-feasibility, through feasibility, design, construction and operation; and across a wide range of sectors - housing, healthcare, schools, universities, offices, retail, hospitality etc. We also deliver advice relating to existing portfolios. Our work includes:

  • The development of policy on low carbon and renewable energy, climate change and sustainability issues at national, regional and local levels

  • Preparing industry-leading best practice guidance and policy advice for Government, GLA, RIBA and CIBSE

  • Sustainable masterplanning of new communities

  • Energy strategies including the planning and design of decentralised energy infrastructure and energy statements

  • Sustainability statements and appraisals

  • Design advice and feasibility studies for new build and refurbishment projects

  • Environmental assessments - BREEAM, LEED, WELL, Home Quality Mark and the RICS Ska Rating

  • Circular economy strategies and embodied carbon calculations

  • The development of Corporate Social Responsibility policies and carbon footprint reporting

  • Research into reducing energy use, improving resilience to climate change and creating more sustainable buildings and places.

Minimum Requirements

  • A science, engineering or building-related bachelor degree

  • An ability to communicate effectively, be client-facing and able to write concise and clear reports;

  • Have a good understanding of and experience of sustainable development issues as they relate to the built environment

  • 12 months minimum post graduate experience within a consultancy or similar environment

  • An interest in low carbon and renewable energy policy

Preferred Qualifications

  • Building sustainability/energy related MSc

  • Environmental assessments including BREEAM, WELL and LEED

  • Experience of assisting with development of sustainable strategies

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 Cost Management and Consulting Services

Business Line Buildings & Places

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United Kingdom

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 231705BR

Additional Locations UK - Basingstoke, UK - Bristol - Portwall Place, UK - Cardiff, UK - Leeds, UK - London - Aldgate Tower, UK - Manchester - Bridgewater House

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.

Professional

Take the next step. Our professional lives are constantly evolving as we build on experience and take on new challenges. Find the opportunities and flexibility to keep you satisfied for the long term.

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Craft / Trade

What you specialize in sets you apart. Your trade or craft can take you anywhere, and when you join a company with operations in 150 countries, you have unlimited opportunity to grow and excel.

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Military / Veteran

Expand your career. We’re looking for passionate people ready to make an impact with the training, experience and perspective gained through military service.

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Early Careers / Graduates

Meet the career of your dreams. Do you have your eye on the future and want to make a difference? We can help you turn knowledge gained through your education into limitless career potential.

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