Environmental Technician

Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia

Job Reference 1188552

Location Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia

Industry Renewables - Onshore Wind

Function Health, Safety & Environmental

Job Type Permanent

Date Added May 11, 2023

Our client, a renewable energy asset developer, seeks an Environmental Advisor for a full-time permanent flexi-role working across multiple sites in the East and West Coast. 

As Environmental Advisor, your main focus will be:

  • Act as a key interface on site for environmental compliance advice and execution of Project environmental management systems.
  • Lead development and delivery of environmental awareness initiatives
  • Prepare and execute environmental compliance reviews and provide advice to contractors and Major Project Teams.
  • Conduct field based activities including wildlife and environmental event response tasks.
  • Undertake fauna handling activities, conduct site environmental training and risk assessments, provide guidance and support as required.
  • Undertake environmental sampling as required.
  • Lead land disturbance and management activities.
  • Support and champion Social performance objectives

Desired experience/qualifications

  • Tertiary qualifications in the field of environmental science or equivalent.
  • Minimum 3 years experience in a similar role within the mining industry or Major Project delivery.
  • Knowledge of state and Federal Legislation and associated Project approvals.
  • Demonstrated experience in implementing environmental management systems and compliance activities.
  • Strong team focus, with the ability to organize communicate and prioritize outcomes effectively to ensure protection of key environmental and social values.
  • Flexible to travel. 

Please note, candidates will need to have full working rights to be considered. Flights are only offered from NSW or ACT. 


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