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Environmental Consultant - Contaminated Land, Sydney

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Work type: Permanent
Location: Australia - NSW
Categories: Environmental

Environmental Consultant - Contaminated Land, Sydney


  • Take your career to the next level
  • We have exciting projects across a range of industries including Defence, transport infrastructure, manufacturing, property and energy sectors
  • Sydney based

This role will see you working within our Site Assessment and Remediation (SAR) group.  Our SAR team are highly regarded for their expertise; have a strong pipeline of work and enjoy a satisfying and flexible work environment.

About the role

You’ll become part of an expert team of engineers, geologists, hydrogeologists, chemists, landfill design, waste management specialists and contaminated site auditing consultants working on a wide variety of projects.

Day to day here’s what you’ll be focused on:

  • Designing field investigations including soil or groundwater sampling and soil vapour assessment
  • Coordinate projects, including budget, scope, time, stakeholder communication and client relationships
  • Providing advice to our clients, through the interpretation of field and laboratory data and the preparation of technical reports.
  • Oversee contractors and take responsibility for safe and quality field programs
  • Directing and guiding site remediation activities
  • Supporting our EPA accredited Site Auditors
  • Interacting with regulatory authorities
  • Developing comprehensive and competitive proposals.

About you

We’re looking for team player who enjoys a challenge, wants to learn and expand their experience, and ultimately find the best solution for every client.

Qualities and credentials, we’d love to see:

  • Tertiary qualifications in Environmental Science, Civil/Environmental Engineering, Chemistry, Geology, or a related discipline
  • A minimum of 2 years’ experience in contaminated site assessment and/or remediation activities, including soil, groundwater and soil vapour sampling, and technical reporting. Experience supporting EPA accredited Site Auditors will also be well regarded.
  • Project and client management or experience working on a portfolio of sites
  • Strongly developed analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Knowledge of guidelines and standards related to the investigation and management of contaminated land at State and Federal level
  • Professional writing skills to produce technical reports and successful proposals
  • A high level of motivation to take ownership of quality, and to be accountable for delivery of contaminated land projects is essential for this role.

About us

Every day, our people come together to find solutions for our clients’ complex challenges.
Our experts are at the forefront of their specialisation in engineering, geotechnical, environmental, and project management services.
Whether in Australia, New Zealand, or collaborating on projects across the globe, you’ll be part of a team of 20,000 professionals committed to affecting positive change.

Why join us? 

  • We delight in delivering the highest technical standards. It’s in our DNA
  • We’re proud of our experts and our projects. We’re generous in celebrating them
  • We invest in our people. Our technical and leadership training builds careers
  • We understand work isn’t everything. We support you to make space for the other parts of your life
  • We make a difference. Some projects are large and iconic; others are small and complex. They all enhance our world.

Our benefits include:

  • Supportive and flexible work environment
  • Option to purchase an additional 4 weeks leave
  • Paid Parental and Partner Leave
  • Employee stock purchase plan and novated vehicle leasing options

Diversity, Equity and Inclusion
We care about what makes us different - and it’s our people. We understand that uniqueness delivers new thinking. Our clients do too.

We’re committed to ensuring our workforce reflects the rich diversity of the communities in which we work.

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