Entry Level Environmental Planner/Assessment – AECOM – Canada


AECOM Entry Level Environmental Planner/Assessment in Mississauga-
Canada – Ontario- Thornhill
Job Summary
AECOM is seeking an energetic- self-motivated new graduate Environmental
Planner to join our Environmental Impact Assessment and Permitting Team in
Markham- Ontario. This is a permanent full-time position. The preferred
candidate should have experience in project coordination and administration-
especially for projects related to environmental sciences and socio-economic
AECOM is pleased to include you in a unique development opportunity- the
Graduate Development Program (GDP). This program is designed to support you

assimilation into the organization and assist with creating a foundation o

knowledge for a successful career at AECOM. You will gain experience in you

discipline through learning on the job and participate in developmen

opportunities during the program- including access to AECOM|s social media
resources- group mentoring- and professional networking. The program also has
learning activities that will be available to you- including webinars and on-
line programs.

Imagine working on rewarding projects within a diverse culture- and having
access to exceptional training and career development opportunities. Working
at AECOM means being part of a global team- working with award-winning
professionals across the world. Aspire to be a key player on some of the best
projects regionally- with opportunities to work on projects nationally or
internationally. Our people bring deep industry knowledge to help you succeed.

Responsibilities may include:

Supports environmental assessments and other environmental approvals and
permitting activities for rail and transit projects and works with technical
specialists/sub-consultants to deliver the project

Supports the team in liaising with clients- regulatory agencies and project stakeholders- attends meetings- and supports the preparation of meeting materials

Delivers high quality products on schedule and within budget- and assists in tracking resources according to schedule and budget

Contributes to writing environmental assessments- and other environmental documents related to planning- design and permitting

Assists in coordinating consultation programs- including public- stakeholder- regulatory agency and Indigenous engagement

Contributes to business development

Supports the project compliance with Safety- Health and Environmental
requirements and coordination of AECOM`s quality control program.

Minimum Requirements

BA/BS + None or demonstrated equivalency of experience and/or education

Must possess a valid class G driver`s license and vehicle.

Preferred Qualifications

Technical or bachelor`s degree in environmental planning- Environmental Science- Environmental Studies- Planning or related field.

Familiarity with the Ontario Environmental Assessment Act- Fisheries Act- Endangered Species Act- Environmental Protection Act and other relevant Ontario legislation and Provincial Policy

Experience working for environmental or engineering consulting companies- in either co-op work terms or as summer jobs

Strong analytical- planning- organizational- problem solving and time management skills.

Good interpersonal communication skills- as this role requires continuous interaction with team leaders and client`s management.

Strong knowledge of project management concepts and processes.

Experienced user of MS Project- Excel and SharePoint. Experience with Primavera not required but is an asset.

Ability to express ideas logically- clearly and concisely.

Ability to function effectively as part of a team.

Ability to maintain discretion and confidentiality.

Ability to understand and follow directions.

Ability to work in both field and office environments.

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 Planning

Business Line Environment

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country Canada

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 226410BR

Additional Locations CA – Guelph- ON – 55 Wyndham St N- CA – Mississauga-
ON – 5080 Commerce Blvd

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.