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Environmental Lead - Central Queensland


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Job Summary

The Role

AECOM has an exciting opportunity for a passionate and motivated environmental professional to help us grow our environment team in Central Queensland.

This senior position will be based in either Mackay or Rockhampton where you will be joining and established multidisciplinary office with a strong local history of supporting our clients and delivering some of the region’s most significant projects.

In this role you will be leading a growing range of projects within the transport, renewable energy, Defence and the resource sectors. Your time will be divided between client liaison, project management and technical delivery predominately focusing on Central Queensland.

This role presents an excellent opportunity for an environmental professional who is looking to take the next step in their professional career, or a senior in a similar role who is looking to for a change and seeking to further develop their skillset working in an international consultancy. If you are an environmental consultant in another state, willing to relocate to QLD, we also want to hear from you.

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.

A snapshot of the opportunity includes:

  • Developing and maintaining strong client relationships

  • Preparing proposals

  • Managing environmental projects

  • Mentoring junior staff

  • Developing and maintaining technical networks

Minimum Requirements

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

  • Excellent working knowledge and experience of environmental legislation and approvals processes

  • Passion and experience in any of the following areas will be highly regarded; impact assessment, 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

  • Existing reputation and strong local networks are considered highly desirable.

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)

  • CEnvP is considered advantageous

What We Offer

We will give you the flexibility you need to do your best work with hybrid work options. Whether you’re working from an AECOM office, remote location or at a client site, you will be working in a dynamic environment where your integrity, entrepreneurial spirit and pioneering mindset are championed.

You will help us foster a culture of equity, diversity and inclusion – a safe and respectful workplace, where we invite everyone to bring their whole selves to work using their unique talents, backgrounds and expertise to create transformational outcomes for our clients.

We will encourage you to grow and develop your career with us through our technical and professional development programs and diverse career opportunities. We believe in leadership at all levels. No matter where you sit in the organization you can make a lasting impact on the projects you work on, the teams and committees you join and our business.

We offer competitive pay and benefits, well-being programs to support you and your family, and the development resources you need to advance your career.

When you join us, you will connect and collaborate with a global network of experts – planners, designers, engineers, scientists, consultants, program and construction managers – leading the change toward a more sustainable and equitable future. Join us and let’s get started.

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. 259701BR

Additional Locations AU - Mackay, QLD

Virtual: No

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.

Job details
Date posted
25 Dec 2021
Environmental Engineering
Job mode
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