Senior Environmental Consultant

Job Description

Job Summary

AECOM is seeking a Senior Environment Consultant to be based in Shanghai office.

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.


  1. General/Technical:
  • Assesses the feasibility and soundness of design and operational performance for existing or upgraded water and wastewater treatment system and proposed engineering evaluations, tests, equipment and pipeline system when necessary data are insufficient or confirmation by testing, and insufficient wastewater system management is advisable.

  • Usually performs as a staff advisor and consultant as to technical specialty, a type of facility, industry, equipment or program function.

  • Conducts peer reviews and makes technical presentations.

  • Conducts value engineering evaluations, determining alternative designs, materials and building techniques.

  • Provide consulting services at all the stages of project execution such as tender and bidder, conceptual design, detailed design, construction management, installation, commissioning, and operation.

  1. Project Management:
  • May develop and evaluate project plans and criteria for a variety of projects and activities to be carried out by others.

  • Plans, schedules, conducts or coordinates detailed phases of the engineering for a moderate scope project.

  • Reviews and approves scopes, budgets and schedules for assignments.

  • Tracks overall financial performance of task assignment. This will include coordinating with the Project Manager to monitor sold time and work backlog on task.

  1. Client Management/Revenue Generation:
  • Actively involved with clients and business development
  1. Development & Leadership of Others:
  • Delegates work to, mentors, trains and supervises less experienced staff to complete assignments.

Minimum Requirements

  • Master above degree in water &wastewater engineering, environmental engineering or appropriate discipline

  • Minimum 5 years of relevant experience, prefer the background in industrial wastewater design institute or operation company

Preferred Qualifications

  • Diversified knowledge of engineering principles and practices in broad areas of assignments and related fields.

  • Utilization of advanced techniques and the modification and extension of theories, precepts, and practices of sciences and disciplines.

  • Ability to solve complex issues with limited direction.

  • Diversified knowledge of technology, materials, equipment, design concepts and construction techniques.

  • Good at oral and written English

What We Offer

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

Job Category Engineering – Environmental

Business Line Environment

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country China

Position Status Full Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 271542BR

Virtual: 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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