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Senior Environmental Consultant - EIA

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Sectors Environmental, CSR & Sustainability
Location
Type Fixed Term and Permanent Roles
Status Full Time
Level Senior Level
Deadline 23/06/2019
Company Name Umwelt
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IMPORTANT:  This Advertiser has requested that applicants MUST be National Residents / Valid Work Permit-holders.  Other applicants need not apply.

 

Due to continued growth within our business, we are looking for a motivated and enthusiastic Senior Environmental Consultant.

  • Vibrant team culture
  • Diverse project opportunities
  • Strong organisational values

About the role:

Our team is growing as a result of exciting new opportunities and growing demand. We are now seeking an experienced Senior Environmental Consultant who has a desire to continue to develop their skills by helping to deliver a wide variety of EIA projects for the mining and infrastructure sectors in WA. Our key services in demand for the WA environment team are environmental approvals, compliance and auditing, sustainability and environmental management of operations.

About you:

We are looking for a Senior Environmental Consultant that can demonstrate strong technical and project management skills in order to deliver EIA projects for our relevant sectors. For this position you will need:

  • A degree/post graduate qualification in environmental science, environmental planning, urban and regional planning (or similar)
  • Preferably 10 years’ experience with at least 5 years having been gained in consultancy
  • Knowledge or ability to gain knowledge of relevant State and Commonwealth Legislation applicable to WA
  • Demonstrated WA mining approvals experience
  • Extensive experience and competency in relation to Project Management, particularly integrated, multidisciplinary projects
  • Strong proposal and report writing skills
  • Adaptability to undertake a range of technical work based on project requirements
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills, with demonstrated aptitude for collaboration
  • Ability to develop, maintain and own positive client relationships
  • An ability to work effectively with a range of stakeholders including government agencies
  • Skills in business development
  • Highly motivated and self-directed
  • Knowledge of and experience in implementing workplace health and safety requirements
  • Current drivers’ licence

What we offer:

  • A role working alongside highly experienced professionals
  • Opportunity to work across a range of sectors on diverse and technically challenging projects
  • Flexible working arrangements
  • Employee ownership opportunities
  • An attractive remuneration package
  • Strong organisational values

We are a leading environmental and social consultancy committed to delivering high quality services, tailored to the needs of our regional, national and international clients. Our highly skilled team works across Australia in sectors including resources, Defence, infrastructure, industry and renewables. To learn more about what we do go to: www.umwelt.com.au

Our people are our number one asset and we are committed to providing a workplace that supports our team to grow.

If you believe you meet the criteria apply via emailing your application to Bianca Lockett via blockett@umwelt.com.au .  Your application should include a Covering Letter addressing how you meet the above essential criteria and your CV outlining your previous experience.

To discuss the role and/or the organisation you can contact Bianca Lockett on (02) 4950 5322.

Applications close 23 June 2019, however, we will be interviewing suitable candidates as soon as they are identified and may fill the role prior to this date.  We therefore request that you make your application for this role as soon as possible.

Umwelt are wholly managing this process and applications from third party recruiters will not be accepted.



Position Title: Senior Water Resources Engineer (Flood Modelling)

Location: Newcastle/NSW

A fabulous opportunity exists for a Senior Water Resources Engineer with sound experience in flood modelling to be part of our Water Engineering team.

  • Vibrant team culture
  • Strong organisational values
  • Project diversity
  • Dynamic and highly skilled team
  • Employee ownership opportunities

About the role:

We are looking for an experienced Senior Water Resources Engineer with a demonstrated background in flood modelling and report writing. This is a key position within Umwelt’s Water Engineering team based at our Teralba office. The position reports directly to the Team Manager and will assist to develop and strengthen the established Umwelt water business in NSW and also assist to drive expansion of the water business across sectors and regions.

About you:

We are looking for an experienced Senior Water Resources Engineer with the following:

  • Degree in Civil or Environmental Engineering
  • Previous relevant working experience (3-8 years)
  • Expertise in hydrologic and hydraulic investigations, flood impact and risk assessment, and associated report writing
  • Expertise with hydrologic modelling software:  XP-RAFTS
  • Expertise with hydraulic modelling software:  TUFLOW, HEC-RAS
  • Expertise with GIS software for flood modelling:  MapInfo, ArcGIS, QGIS (one or more)
  • Preparation of reports and documentation detailing results of studies
  • Preparation of proposals.
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • An ability to develop and maintain positive relationships with a range of stakeholders including clients and government agencies
  • A team player who is organised, motivated and self-directed.

Highly Regarded Skills (desirable but not essential):

Significant experience in one or more of the following areas will be highly regarded:

  • Surface water impact assessments
  • Drainage design and stormwater management plans
  • Water balance modelling (e.g. GoldSIM) and water management plans
  • Erosion and sediment control
  • Water sensitive urban design and water quality modelling (e.g. MUSIC)
  • Dam break studies
  • Experience with other software packages relating to hydrologic and hydraulic modelling (e.g. WBNM, RORB, RMA-2).

What we offer:

  • A genuine career role for an experienced and enthusiastic Senior Engineer looking to continue to develop their leadership skills and experience
  • A role working alongside well-recognised professionals
  • Opportunity to work across a range of sectors on diverse and technically challenging projects
  • Flexible working arrangements
  • Employee ownership opportunities
  • An attractive remuneration package.

We are a leading environmental and social consultancy committed to delivering high quality services, tailored to the needs of our regional, national and international clients. Our highly skilled team works across Australia in sectors including resources, Defence, infrastructure, mining, industry and renewables. To learn more about what we do go to: www.umwelt.com.au

Our people are our number one asset and we are committed to providing a workplace that supports our team to grow.

If you believe you meet the criteria apply via emailing your application to Bianca Lockett via blockett@umwelt.com.au .  Your application should include a Covering Letter addressing how you meet the above essential criteria and your CV outlining your previous experience.

To discuss the role and/or the organisation you can contact Umwelt on (02) 4950 5322.

Applications close Friday 7 June 2019, however, we will be interviewing suitable candidates as soon as they are identified and may fill the role prior to this date.  We therefore request that you make your application for this role as soon as possible.

Umwelt are wholly managing this process and applications from third party recruiters will not be accepted.


Position Title: Senior Water Resources Engineer

Location: Newcastle/NSW

A great opportunity for an experienced Senior Environmental Engineer to be a key part of our Water Engineering team.

  • Vibrant team culture
  • Strong organisational values
  • Project diversity
  • Dynamic and highly skilled team
  • Employee ownership opportunities

About the role:

Working as part of our Water Engineering Team the principle tasks of this position are to manage, coordinate and provide support in regard to the application of, and input into, water engineering and environment studies and investigations undertaken by Umwelt.  This includes undertaking both technical and project management roles in regard to water resource engineering projects.

About you:

We are looking for a motivated and enthusiastic experienced Senior Engineer who has:

  • Degree in Civil or Environmental Engineering.
  • Previous relevant working experience (3-8 years).
  • Experience in undertaking both technical and project management roles in accordance with quality management systems and legislations.
  • Experience supporting water resources engineering projects, typically including:
    • flood studies (both one and two dimensional flood modelling);
    • surface water impact assessments
    • water quality assessments;
    • water management system strategies and concept designs;
    • water balance assessments;
    • drainage design and surface water diversions.
  • Preparation of reports and documentation detailing results of studies
  • Preparation of proposals.
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • An ability to develop and maintain positive relationships with a range of stakeholders including clients and government agencies
  • A team player who is organised, motivated and self-directed.

What we offer:

  • A genuine career role for an experienced and enthusiastic Senior Engineer looking to continue to develop their leadership skills and experience
  • A role working alongside well-recognised professionals
  • Opportunity to work across a range of sectors on diverse and technically challenging projects
  • Flexible working arrangements
  • Employee ownership opportunities
  • An attractive remuneration package.

We are a leading environmental and social consultancy committed to delivering high quality services, tailored to the needs of our regional, national and international clients. Our highly skilled team works across Australia in sectors including resources, Defence, infrastructure, mining, industry and renewables. To learn more about what we do go to: www.umwelt.com.au

Our people are our number one asset and we are committed to providing a workplace that supports our team to grow.

If you believe you meet the criteria apply via emailing your application to Bianca Lockett via blockett@umwelt.com.au .  Your application should include a Covering Letter addressing how you meet the above essential criteria and your CV outlining your previous experience.

To discuss the role and/or the organisation you can contact Umwelt on (02) 4950 5322.

Applications close Friday 7 June 2019, however, we will be interviewing suitable candidates as soon as they are identified and may fill the role prior to this date.  We therefore request that you make your application for this role as soon as possible.

Umwelt are wholly managing this process and applications from third party recruiters will not be accepted.



Position Title: Senior Archaeologist – Aboriginal and Historical Heritage

Location: Newcastle/NSW

A fabulous opportunity exists for a Senior Archaeologist to undertake and support a wide range of archaeological and historical heritage projects primarily located throughout NSW.

  • Vibrant team culture
  • Strong organisational values
  • Project diversity
  • Dynamic and highly skilled team
  • Employee ownership opportunities

About the role:

We are seeking to appoint a Senior Archaeologist, to provide delivery of Aboriginal cultural heritage and archaeological projects. Working as part of our team you will get to work on a range of interesting and high-profile projects while our Principal Archaeologists help you continue to grow your skills. The successful applicant will be a ‘self-starter’, with strong commitment and the ability to successfully deliver projects.

About you:

We are looking for a motivated and enthusiastic Senior Archaeologist who has:

  • Degree in Archaeology or other relevant degree, with Honours level qualifications as a minimum
  • Previous relevant working experience (at least 5 years)
  • Sound knowledge of State and Commonwealth legislation
  • Demonstrated experience in:
    • Management of Aboriginal archaeological projects as a minimum and experience in historical heritage also desirable
    • Consultation with Aboriginal parties
    • Preparation of high quality reports, including Aboriginal Cultural Heritage Assessments, Aboriginal Cultural Heritage Management Plans and Archaeological Salvage Reports
    • Obtaining and implementing Aboriginal Heritage Impact Permits, with the ability to obtain and implement Excavation Permits and Exemption/Exceptions also desirable
    • Archaeological surveys, test excavation, monitoring, excavation, recording and analysis of artefacts
    • Working with statutory authorities, including the Office of Environment and Heritage, Heritage Division and local councils
    • Working within budget and meeting deadlines
  • Commitment to workplace health and safety requirements
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • An ability to develop and maintain positive relationships with a range of stakeholders including clients and government agencies
  • A team player who is organised, motivated and self-directed

What we offer:

  • A genuine career role for an experienced and enthusiastic Senior Archaeologist looking to continue to develop their leadership skills and experience
  • A role working alongside well-recognised professionals
  • Opportunity to work across a range of sectors on diverse and technically challenging projects
  • Flexible working arrangements
  • An attractive remuneration package.

We are a leading environmental and social consultancy committed to delivering high quality services, tailored to the needs of our regional, national and international clients. Our highly skilled team works across Australia in sectors including resources, Defence, infrastructure, mining, industry and renewables. To learn more about what we do go to: www.umwelt.com.au

Our people are our number one asset and we are committed to providing a workplace that supports our team to grow.

If you believe you meet the criteria apply via emailing your application to blockett@umwelt.com.au  Your application should include a Covering Letter addressing how you meet the above essential criteria and your CV outlining your previous experience.

To discuss the role and/or the organisation you can contact Umwelt on (02) 4950 5322.

Applications close 30 June 2019, however, we will be interviewing suitable candidates as soon as they are identified and may fill the role prior to this date.  We therefore request that you make your application for this role as soon as possible.

Umwelt are wholly managing this process and applications from third party recruiters will not be accepted.

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