We are currently supporting a leading environmental and engineering consultancy in Perth that is seeking an experienced Environmental Impact Assessment and Approvals Consultant to join our team. They are a nationally based company that is fully employee owned and has offices across states in Australia. Their team is hiring for both Senior and Principal level positions.
Although the position description can and will be shaped around your talent, capabilities, and interest - below is a brief list of general responsibilities.
- Manage and coordinate environmental impact assessments and approvals for a variety of projects, including mining, infrastructure, and urban development.
- Prepare and review environmental impact assessment reports, including flora and fauna assessments, environmental management plans, and risk assessments.
- Liaise with clients, government agencies, and other stakeholders to ensure environmental compliance and obtain necessary approvals.
- Provide technical advice to clients on environmental issues and legislation.
- Conduct fieldwork, including site visits and ecological surveys.
- Mentor junior staff and provide guidance on project management and technical skills.
Qualifications and Experience:
- A degree in environmental science, environmental engineering, or a related field.
- At least 5 years of experience in environmental impact assessment and approvals, preferably in Western Australia.
- Knowledge of Western Australian environmental legislation and regulations (part 4 and 5 approvals)
- Strong project management skills and the ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously.
- Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
- Experience conducting fieldwork and ecological surveys.
If this role or company sounds like something you would be interested in, please apply with your CV and we can connect you with the right opportunity specific to your career goals. This consultancy offers a competitive salary, flexible work arrangements, and clear opportunities for career advancement.