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Senior / Principal Environmental Consultant


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Australia - Queensland, South Townsville

Job Summary

AECOM has an exciting opportunity for a diligent environmental professional to join our growing team in North Queensland. This senior position will see you play an integral role in our highly regarded Impact Assessment team and can be based out of any of our major regional offices including Townsville, Cairns, Mackay or Rockhampton. You will be working alongside environmental planners, scientists and engineers and will consult on a wide range of projects across Queensland, the Northern Territory and further afield.

As a senior environmental practitioner, you will also work closely with our project teams to undertake work programs designed to provide innovative and progressive solutions for our clients. In addition to developing your technical skills, this opportunity offers you the chance to utilise your business development and client management expertise, as well as team coordination and support.

Join our local team, whilst also being connected to an international network of technical experts. Take the next step in your career and partner your expertise with ours.

Minimum Requirements

  • 5-10 years’ industry experience, preferably working within a consulting environment

  • Working knowledge and experience of environmental legislation and approvals processes

  • Experience leading and undertaking multidisciplinary projects – highly desirable

  • Passion and experience in any of the following areas will be highly regarded; ecological surveys including RE and bio-condition assessments, aquatic ecology, rehabilitation & closure, erosion and sediment control, surface and groundwater quality analysis and environmental auditing.

  • Experience in Linear Infrastructure, Mining and Defence projects is considered highly desirable

You will pride yourself on your ability to provide high quality interpretive and technical reporting and will be confident around environmental sample collection and interaction with subcontractors

Preferred Qualifications

  • Tertiary qualification in ecology, environmental science, natural resource management or biological science, or other related field;

  • Four-wheel drive training and other relevant industry inductions (ISI, White Card, Coal Induction)

  • Defence Security Clearance (or ability to obtain) CEnvP is considered advantageous

What We Offer

When you join AECOM, you become part of a company that is pioneering the future. Our teams around the world are involved in some of the most cutting-edge and innovative projects and programs of our time, addressing the big challenges of today and shaping the built environment for generations to come. We ensure a workplace that encourages growth, flexibility and creativity, as well as a company culture that champions inclusion, diversity and overall employee well-being through programs supported by company leadership. Our core values define who we are, how we act and what we aspire to, which comes down to not only delivering a better world, but working to “make amazing happen” in each neighborhood, community and city we touch. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.

Job Category Engineering - Environmental

Business Line Environment

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country Australia

Position Status Full Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 252073BR

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.

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Date posted
16 Jul 2021
Enviro/Geo Testing & Analysis
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