Call for CVs: Climate Change Experts

AECOM

Arlington, VA, US

Job Summary

AECOM International Development is seeking multiple long and short-term experts in climate change adaptation and mitigation for anticipated USAID-funded projects in Latin America.

Positions require at least eight years of experience in managing and implementing international development program in Latin America in the following technical areas: Water resources management and planning, infrastructure investments, urban planning, Low Emission Development Strategies (LEDS), climate change adaptation policy, or related areas.

Local candidates from Peru and Colombia are encouraged to apply.

Minimum Requirements

  • Master’s degree in Environmental Studies, Water Engineering, Natural Resource Management, policy, or related fields.

  • Minimum of 8 years of experience working in climate change adaptation and/o mitigation issues and water resources management in Peru and/or Colombia.

  • Demonstrated experience working with policy makers to link national policy to local-level climate change adaptation and mitigation interventions

  • Practical experience working with a variety of program counterparts including government, research institutions, private sector, and donor community, among other relevant actors.

  • Experience with USAID programs and/or other international donor organizations.

  • Designing and implementing Low Emissions Development Strategies (LEDS)

Preferred Qualifications

  • Fluency in speaking, reading and writing Spanish. Proficiency in English is desirable

What We Offer

AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It’s a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world’s most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It’s a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It’s what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow.

AECOM is an equal opportunity employer and Minorities, Females, Veterans, and Disabled persons are encouraged to apply. For further information, please click here at http://www.aecom.com/content/wp-content/uploads/2016/01/EEO-is-the-Law-poster-supplement.pdf to view the EEO Is The Law poster.


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