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Senior Environmental Consultant - Contaminated Land, Sydney

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

Senior Environmental Consultant - Contaminated Land, Sydney

  • Take your career to the next level
  • We have exciting projects across a range of industries
  • Attractive salary package

This role will see you working within our Site Assessment and Remediation (SAR) group based in Chatswood.  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

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
  • Preparing contaminated site reports
  • Oversee contractors and take responsibility for safe and quality field programs
  • Directing and guiding site remediation activities
  • Supporting our three EPA appointed Environmental Auditors across industry sectors.
  • 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:

  • A relevant degree in environmental engineering or environmental science
  • 5+ years’ experience in contaminated site assessment and/or remediation activities, including geochemistry / contaminant hydrogeologist, risk assessment, soil, groundwater and soil vapour sampling,
  • Environmental Audit support, and technical reporting
  • Project and client management and a track record of developing business whilst leveraging existing relationships to expand the client base.
  • 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
  • Experience and/or interest in PFAS investigations

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 21,000 professionals committed to affecting positive change.


Why join us?

  • We thrive on delivering the highest technical standards. It’s in our DNA
  • We’re proud of our experts and our projects and 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:

  • Professional, technical and industry development opportunities
  • Technically challenging projects across a wide variety of clients and market sectors
  • Supportive and flexible/hybrid work environment
  • Leave options and support – includes the ability to purchase additional annual leave each year and salary packaging
  • Paid Parental and Partner Leave
  • Modern and contemporary offices
  • Wellbeing benefits including vaccinations
  • Employee stock purchase plans
  • Professional memberships

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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