AECOM Senior Net Zero Consultant in Birmingham, United Kingdom
AECOM is seeking an experienced Senior or Principal Energy Consultant to join an established Sustainable Development Group based in our Bristol, Cardiff and Birmingham offices, but also part of a wider UK sustainability group. The successful candidate will play a key role in delivering energy and carbon management services for several major public and private sector clients, helping them to meet their Net Zero targets and ambitions. Our clients cover a range of sectors, including public, commercial, industrial and education. Y
Although the role is quite broad, the successful candidate will be given plenty of support and mentoring from technical specialists in the team, as required.
The responsibilities of this position include:
Conduct energy audits of a range of different building types, and prepare life cycle cost analysis for energy saving opportunities
Analyse metered energy data, building energy management system (BeMS) logs, operational information, and other relevant supporting information to identify opportunities for energy reduction and building performance optimisation
Carry out post occupancy evaluation (POE) of new buildings, including carrying out occupant surveys
Develop robust spreadsheet based energy scenario models to support the development of energy and carbon management strategies for clients with large portfolios of buildings
Prepare energy and sustainability statements to support planning applications for new developments
Support building services design colleagues to conduct options analyses and specify energy efficient and low carbon buildings and technologies
Support district heating specialists in preparing techno-economic models and feasibility studies for low carbon district heating and Combined Heat and Power (CHP) projects
Support specialists in preparing renewable energy technology feasibility studies
Assist with specification and management of installation of temporary energy monitoring equipment at client sites, and analyse collected data
Carry out project management and administration tasks, manage smaller projects, and work towards becoming a certified AECOM Project Manager
Support team leaders in preparing tenders and proposals for new work, and take a lead in preparing proposals for smaller pieces of work (e.g. up to £10,000 in fees)
Line manage an energy consultant
Join the broader AECOM sustainability practice, network with colleagues, and engage other internal project opportunities
You will need to have a good technical understanding of building services, building physics, and low and zero carbon energy generation technologies, as well as strong numerical and data analysis skills, and excellent report writing, presentation and communication skills.
- Bachelors of Degree in Engineering field
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.
If you have any questions regarding the Sustainability Team. Please reach out to the Talent Acquisition Partner - Liam.Burgess@aecom.com for more information.
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 B&P - Buildings & Places
Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)
Country United Kingdom
Position Status Full Time
Requisition/Vacancy No. 243085BR
Additional Locations UK - Birmingham - Colmore Plaza, UK - Bristol - Portwall Place
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.