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Carbon Footprint Reduction - Graduate Consultant

Company: Wood
Location: Houston
Posted on: November 26, 2022

Job Description:

Overview / Responsibilities


Wood Group is recruiting for a Graduate Consultant to support our Carbon Footprint Reduction team. This is a client facing role that would suit a highly motivated individual with a diverse set of skills and the initiative to rise to a challenge. Wood aspires to be a leading consultant in the Carbon Footprint Reduction marketplace and, as such, is involved in some of the largest and pioneering developments and projects, which affords the potential candidate with exposure to a vast and exciting array of career opportunities. The successful candidate will be responsible for performing comprehensive CO 2 equivalent emissions inventories and identifying opportunities to decrease the carbon footprint of projects and operating facilities across the globe for a variety of progressive clients in the energy and mining sectors.

A variety of additional commercial and non-commercial emissions accounting-based tasks will also be expected to advance and develop Wood's position as a market leading Carbon Footprint Reduction consultancy.

Many opportunities for career progression exist within this new and dynamic team and the wider Wood organisation. Wood is keen to develop enthusiastic individuals to put in place a solid career path for those who demonstrate the necessary skills and competences.

Key responsibilities associated with the role are:

  • Data interpretation and analysis
  • Development and updating methodologies and tools for quantifying CO 2 equivalent emissions
  • Assisting Clients to map current energy and fuel usage
  • Using Circular Carbon Economy principles to develop a multi-factor approach to meet wider sustainable development objectives
  • Calculating Scope 1, 2 & 3 CO 2 equivalent emissions and compiling emissions inventories for equipment, units, facilities, and companies

    • Supporting colleagues to identify and screen carbon reduction opportunities
    • Preparation of technical study reports and associated deliverables

      • Support the preparation of technical/commercial proposals
      • Awareness of the business environment, market and on-going innovation in technology and research in climate-related subjects and issues
      • Verification of third-party inventories
      • Represent the company at external events and conferences

        Skills / Qualifications

        Skills / Experience


        • Experience of compiling, analysing, and interpreting large datasets
        • First class verbal and written communication skills
        • Confident presenter and skilled at formulating attention grabbing presentation material



          • Degree in a relevant discipline chemical engineering, physics, sustainable development or climate related subject.

            • Strong Microsoft Office skills particularly Excel


              • Post-graduate qualification in a relevant discipline

                Company Overview

                Wood is a global leader in engineering and consultancy across energy and the built environment, helping to unlock solutions to some of the world's most critical challenges. We provide consulting, projects and operations solutions in more than 60 countries, employing around 40,000 people. www.woodplc.com

                Diversity Statement

                We are an equal opportunity employer that recognises the value of a diverse workforce. All suitably qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment on the basis of objective criteria and without regard to the following (which is a non-exhaustive list): race, colour, age, religion, gender, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or other characteristics in accordance with the relevant governing laws.

Keywords: Wood, Houston , Carbon Footprint Reduction - Graduate Consultant, Professions , Houston, Texas

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