AECOM Junior Social and Sustainability Practitioner in Mexico, Mexico

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Position Title Junior Social and Sustainability Practitioner

Mexico - Federal District

Mexico

Job Summary

AECOM is actively seeking a creative, highly talented Junior Social and Sustainability Practitioner for immediate employment in our Mexico City office. This full-time, entry level position requires a highly motivated and proactive individual who can team work in interdisciplinary and international work groups, is completely bilingual (English / Spanish), and has a deep interest in linking best international practices with key industry sectors (i.e. renewable energy, power, O&G, mining, agriculture, infrastructure).

The responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to:

  • Responsible for doing research on socioeconomic baseline conditions

  • Responsible for context analyses of political, social, cultural and economic issues

  • Participates in social, community health and safety, and cultural impact assessment processes with task leaders

  • Designs and implements management systems and monitoring reports

  • Conducts fieldwork activities (i.e. interacting with local stakeholders through workshops and focal interviews) and report development tasks

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree in Social Sciences and related fields (international relations, political science, anthropology, sociology, philosophy, etc.)

  • 6-12 months of working experience, preferably in international companies

  • Fully bilingual (near-native English / Spanish skills)

Preferred Qualifications

  • Master’s degree in Social Sciences and related fields (international relations, political science, anthropology, sociology, philosophy, etc.)

  • 1+ years of working experience in international companies

  • Strong knowledge of Mexican regulations and international best practices related to Human Rights, cultural rights, vulnerable groups, and sustainability practices is desired

  • Interest in national and international social and geopolitical issues is not necessary but preferable

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.

At AECOM, employee's safety and security are our top Safeguarding core value. All employees are expected to set the highest level of safety expectation in their work, display the highest level of safe behavior, and actively participate in AECOM's Safety For Life Program. SH&E is a part of our company culture and participation is required for all employees.

NOTICE TO THIRD PARTY AGENCIES: 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 Sciences

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country Mexico

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 184130BR

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.