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Graduate Sustainability Consultant (Various US Locations)


Graduate Sustainability Consultants available in 2017
Start your career at Arup, listed in Engineering News Record as one of the top “Best Green Design Firms”, “Top Global Design Firms”, and featured on Fortune Magazine’s “Change the World” list of companies that are making the world a better place.
Arup is an independent engineering and consulting firm of 13,000 people in 92 countries around the world. Founded in 1946, we are the creative force at the heart of many of the world’s most prominent projects in the built environment, including the Sydney Opera House, the London Eye, and the Beijing National Stadium (aka the Bird's Nest). Current North American projects include Fulton Street Transit Center in NYC, California High-Speed Rail, 2015 Pan Am Games stadiums in Toronto, and the Las Vegas Observation Wheel.
During your career at Arup, you’ll have the chance to engage in a fulfilling career and work with some of the most highly respected engineers and specialists in the world. You’ll also get the opportunity to work on exciting and significant projects, delivering quality work that has a positive and lasting influence on the community and the environment.
As a Graduate Sustainability Consultant, you will take part in the following kinds of activities:
  • Advising clients on green building technology and ratings systems, primarily the LEED rating tool
  • Develop sustainability frameworks and strategies for multiple scales of projects, while also completing environmental and social impact assessments
  • Tracking rating system and building strategy processes, writing and editing reports, and presenting LEED or sustainability frameworks to clients, design teams, and contractor
  • Demonstrate research experience, as this job will likely demand both directed and individual research into architectural materials and technology, building services systems, green building and urban policy, and social and human comfort issues
  • Sketching and digital illustrations of building concepts will be expected in order to visualize design strategies for client presentations and other external needs
  • Bachelor’s degree in a built environment design or planning field - E.E. architectural or building engineering
  • Proficient in use of design software, such as Rhino, SketchUp, Ecotect, etc.
  • Knowledge of LEED rating systems
  • LEED Accredited Professional
  • Previous professional or academic research experience, such as Master’s degree or higher in Mechanical, Architectural, Electrical, Building Science, Policy or other field in the built environment
  • Proficient in use of software like Excel, Publisher or other desktop publishing platform, interactive Adobe PDFs
  • Foreign language skills, especially Spanish, Chinese, Arabic or Portuguese

Graduates become an essential part of the delivery team. In addition, we will provide you with excellent benefits, extensive training programs, and career mobility options.


Arup is proud to be an equal opportunity employer.

Job Number: UNI00001P
Category: Environmental Services
United States

Date Posted: Aug. 18, 2016
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