Lead – Environmental Sustainability/

Saudi Arabia

Company Description

Work with Us. Change the World.

At AECOM, we’re delivering a better world. Whether improving your commute, keeping the lights on, providing access to clean water, or transforming skylines, our work helps people and communities thrive. We are the world’s trusted infrastructure consulting firm, partnering with clients to solve the world’s most complex challenges and build legacies for future generations.

There has never been a better time to be at AECOM. With accelerating infrastructure investment worldwide, our services are in great demand. We invite you to bring your bold ideas and big dreams and become part of a global team of nearly 50,000 planners, designers, engineers, scientists, digital innovators, program and construction managers and other professionals delivering projects that create a positive and tangible impact around the world.

We’re one global team driven by our common purpose to deliver a better world. Join us.

Job Description

AECOM is looking for an talented Lead Sustainability Specialist to join our PMC team in KSA. In this role you will get to contribute to the implementation of sustainability strategies for the delivery of challenging high-quality infrastructure project.


  • Participate in and promote AECOM’s and our Client’s Sustainability Core Values.
  • Support project teams which require sustainability evaluation from conception to project completion.
  • Work closely with project owners, developers, design teams and project managers to achieve sustainability objectives in the design, planning and construction process.
  • Assist in starting up major programs and develop sustainability strategies tailored for each project’s aspirations and requirements.
  • Guide project teams during planning, design development, tendering and construction supervision to enable achievement of projects sustainability and environmental goals.
  • Support the implementation of different sustainability rating systems (e.g., LEED, Estidama, Mustadam, Envision, etc.)
  • Develop technical reports and studies for sustainability certification and environmental documentation as part of project deliverables.
  • Assist in the recruitment, interviews, and evaluation of prospective employees within the sustainability discipline.
  • Prepare sustainability scope for RFPs to appoint the appropriate sub-consultants for any given project.
  • Monitor the quality and progress of the sustainability focused work.
  • Present to clients on technical aspects and assists in relevant project approvals.


  • Bachelor’s degree (or higher) in environmental sciences, engineering, planning, or related design disciplines.
  • Work experience of minimum 15 years in an international engineering consultancy in project management or sustainability consultancy.
  • Demonstrate participation in the preparation and approval of sustainability certification (e.g., LEED, Envision, Estidama).
  • In depth knowledge of the latest trends in the sustainability field
  • Detail oriented, well-organized, and able to work independently as well as part of a team, on multiple large-scale projects in parallel.
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills in the English.

Apply Link


Want to share
your Green Job?

Send us the job details to [email protected]
We will let you know the different publication options including free and featured ones.