AECOM Biodiversity Specialist in Gurgaon Office, India

Business Line Environment

Position Title Biodiversity Specialist

India - Haryana

Gurgaon Office

Job Summary

AECOM is seeking to hire a Project Consultant to be based in Gurgaon. The Biodiversity Specialist will deliver end to end environmental consultancy and advisory services to both internal and external clients to a high level of technical quality and to programe and budget.

Job Duties:

  • Specific skill in identification of floristic species and development and implementation of biodiversity management plans is required

  • biodiversity assessments, having experience of terrestrial, as well as, aquatic habitats.

  • Able to develop, integrate and implement management systems programs and able to undertake management systems audits;

  • Able to independently deliver projects or under the guidance of Project Manager(s);

  • Interpret and record data, conduct analyses, compare findings to relevant studies and local, state and central regulations to ensure compliance;

  • Actively support team for development and submission of proposals/Expression of Interest(s)

  • Able to travel to project locations within the country and region

  • Assisting with research projects which will involve reviewing scientific data, and disseminating the information to the project team.

  • The candidate requires the flexibility to serve as a cross-disciplinary resource to best serve the needs of AECOM

  • Experience of working with endangered species or critical habitats and International experience is preferred

Minimum Requirements

  • Educational Qualification - M.Sc. or Ph.D. in Ecology/Environmental Sciences/Forestry/Marine Biology or related subject.

  • Mid-level professional (5-10 years of experience) in ecology

  • EIA for Category A projects as per EIA Notification.

  • ESIA Experience and International experience preferred.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Excellent communication skills.

  • Prior experience in similar projects.

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.


Please note that AECOM does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters or employment agencies. In the absence of a signed Recruitment Fee Agreement, AECOM will not consider or agree to payment of any referral compensation or recruiter fee. In the event a recruiter or agency submits a resume or candidate without a previously signed agreement, AECOM explicitly reserves the right to pursue and hire those candidate(s) without any financial obligation to the recruiter or agency. Any unsolicited resumes, including those submitted to hiring managers, are deemed to be the property of AECOM.

Job Category Engineering - Environmental

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country India

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 191662BR

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.