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Environmental Consultant – Sydney, NSW, Australia

December 21, 2021, Author: Ankush

Our Client Company is a global consultancy firm which currently requires an Environmental Planner/Consultant, on a full-time basis in their Sydney, and is offering all employees with flexible work arrangements, attractive salaries, and global growth opportunities. This is a permanent full-time position providing a great opportunity to work with a collaborative team and successful consultancy that provides flexibility and a supportive team that will empower you to provide superior consulting services.

You may be currently operating at this level or alternatively, seeking the next step in your career. Your astute technical skills, ability to influence at all levels of the business, and strong people acumen will see you succeed in this challenging yet rewarding opportunity

About the Consultant Level role:
As Environmental Planner/Consultant, your role will include but not be limited to:

  • Preparing/coordinating impact assessments and reviewing technical studies/design drawings;
  • Contributing to the management of key principles of projects including commercial aspects, resources, and timelines;
  • Supporting integrated approvals processes (federal, state, and local) for major infrastructure (inc. but not limited to; a road, rail) developments;
  • Undertaking on-going professional development to improve technical capability and maintain a market-leading status for the company; and
  • Providing support to the Team Leader to achieve sector goals and championing a quality, innovative, and team-focused.

About you Consultant Level role:
To be considered you need to have:

  • demonstrated relevant impact assessment experience;
  • Relevant degree qualifications in either Environmental Science, Planning or Engineering;
  • Experience in infrastructure-related approvals is beneficial;
  • A reputation for delivering high-quality work and building excellent team morale and client relationships; and
  • Excellent communication, negotiation, mentoring, and teaming skills.
  • Managing and preparing impact assessments and reviewing technical studies/design drawings;
  • Supporting integrated approvals processes (federal, state, and local) for major infrastructure (including but not limited to; a road, rail) developments.
  • Taking responsibility for resource allocation, managing subcontractors, quality assurance and client feedback, and ensuring effective communication of any changes/modifications;
  • Identifying opportunities for client development and preparation of proposals;
  • Working collaboratively within multi-disciplinary project teams, providing environmental advice to other service lines;
  • Undertaking on-going professional development to improve technical capability and maintain a market-leading status
  • Providing support to the Team Leader to achieve sector goals and championing a quality, innovative, and team-focused.

The skills you will have to be successful, in a senior role:

  • Tertiary qualification in Civil Engineering, Environmental Engineering, Environmental Science or Environmental Management
  • Min 3 -5 years experience as an Environmental Engineer/Environmental Advisor or Consultant working on major infrastructure projects
  • Ideally experience of working for a Tier 1 or 2 consultancy or contractor
  • Commitment to building and maintaining strong client relationships
  • Strong negotiation, problem-solving skills, and interpersonal skills
  • Can demonstrate initiative to solve problems and assist the project team to deliver client outcomes.

If you would like to be considered, please provide an updated CV and contact details to emma.clark@ascension-global.com.au

To your success!
Emma Clark
Director, Ascension Global
+61 431 133 451