AECOM Professional Environmental Scientist / Engineer in Darwin, Australia

Australia - Northern Territory, Darwin

Job Summary

When you join a company that’s building a better world, your opportunities are unlimited. At AECOM, we design, build, finance, operate and manage projects and programs that unlock opportunities, protect our environment and improve people’s lives. Every day our team is exploring new possibilities for a better world. Cleaner transportation. Healthier environments. Resilient cities. Greener infrastructure.

AECOM is looking for a motivated, self-starter to join the Environment Business in Darwin. You will need to be an Environmental Scientist/Engineer with a broad skill set that can support the Environment Team deliver projects across all disciplines of Environmental Consulting, including environmental impact assessment and environmental management and auditing, flora and fauna assessment and monitoring, sediment and erosion control, water quality monitoring of rivers and streams, wastewaters and groundwaters, air quality monitoring programs, contaminated site investigations and remediation and noise and dust monitoring programs.

The role requires excellent communication skills and the ability to deliver technical excellence, as well as being able to comply with AECOM Safety, Health and Environment Policies. You will support a range of environmental projects and investigations, including the preparation of field plans, implement AECOMs Safety, Health and Environment Policies and Quality Control Policies. Project field work can include independent and team work often in interesting and remote locations of the Northern Territory.

You would be provided a range of opportunities to develop your skills as an environmental scientist. You will contribute to a range of projects sizes with opportunities to develop project management skills and would play an active role in project delivery and client management.

This role will require a strong client focus and excellent communication skills, both written and verbal. Your ability to work in a dynamic, deadline driven team environment will be key to your success in this role.

Minimum Requirements

  • Minimum of 2 years’ relevant professional experience, preferably within an environmental consulting role;

  • Experience in Australia, with appropriate knowledge of environmental legislation and regulatory obligations;

  • Experience with Defence, Mining and Transport approvals work will be highly advantageous;

  • Australian Citizen;

  • Able to undertake extended field programs as required.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Tertiary Qualifications in Environmental Science (or similar)

  • Botanical Ecology study highly regarded

  • Current Class C drivers licence.

What We Offer

AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow. AECOM is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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Job Category Engineering - Environmental

Business Line Environment

Business Group

Country Australia

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 194585BR

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.