AECOM Environmental Consultant - Townsville in Townsville, Australia

Australia - Queensland, Townsville

Job Summary

AECOM has an exciting opportunity for a diligent environmental professional to join the team in our Townsville office. Working as part of our established Geoscience and Remediation Services (GRS) team, you will work with environmental engineers, scientists and hydrologists, consulting on a wide range of projects, including large international oil and gas, mining and public sector clients across north QLD and further afield.

You will work closely with our project teams to undertake work programs designed to provide innovative and progressive project solutions for our clients. You will pride yourself on your ability to provide high quality interpretive and technical reporting, and will be confident around environmental sample collection and interaction with subcontractors.

This role will give you the opportunity to further develop your technical skills and will see you contribute to all stages of contaminated land projects from due diligence to developing conceptual site models as well as analysing remedial alternatives and preparing environmental management plans.

You will split your time between the office and field work, therefore an ability and willingness to work remotely in the field, often in rural Queensland, is required.

Minimum Requirements

  • 2-8 years' industry experience, preferably working within a consulting environment;

  • Demonstrated experience in contaminated land management, environmental site assessments and remediation – highly desirable;

  • Experience leading and undertaking field work – highly desirable;

  • Specific project security clearance will require that you are an Australian citizen

  • Experience in mining and Defence projects – desirable.

Preferred Qualifications

  • A relevant University Degree in either geology, hydrogeology, agricultural science, chemistry, environmental management or related engineering;

  • Experience using ESdat, gINT, ArcGIS, GWSDAT;

  • Current C-Class Manual Drivers Licence – Essential;

  • Four wheel drive training and other relevant industry inductions (ISI, White Card, Coal Induction) – Preferred;

  • Defence Security Clearance (or ability to obtain.);and

  • Contaminated land experience is highly desirable.

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.

Job Category Engineering - Environmental

Business Line Environment

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country Australia

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 193111BR

Clearance Required No

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.