KBR Hunter Region Environmental Lead and Principal Environmental Planner/Scientist in NSW, Australia
Title: Hunter Region Environmental Lead and Principal Environmental Planner/Scientist
Job Number: 1063427
Do you thrive on a challenge and aspire to work for a
company with a 90-year reputation in delivering complex, high-profile projects?
This Newcastle-based position with one of Australia’s leading consulting firms
may be your smartest career choice yet.
opportunity exists for an enthusiastic environmental practitioner to lead our
expanding Hunter region environment business. You will be responsible for client
relationships, business development and sales, technical oversight and the
commercial success of our environment business in the Hunter Region.
You will have input into the strategic direction of our
environmental offering, by drawing on your experience, knowledge and contacts
to identify market trends, future opportunities and potential clients. You will
collaborate with interstate colleagues on major infrastructure projects and
guide and support your local team of environmental professionals.
The Newcastle-based office is a new enthusiastic and
focused team with a mix of project managers, water engineers, environmental
scientists, environmental engineers and planners, and we are seeking a driven
individual to join our team. While at KBR you have the opportunity to work on a
wide range of projects including in the water, transport, natural resources,
and government sectors. The group provides specialist environmental inputs to
multi-disciplinary projects, as well as undertaking its own scientific and
technical investigations for clients. The person will work closely with
our Sydney-based office.
The role is open to principal environmental practitioners,
ideally with experience over fifteen years.
This role will lead projects, provide technical support,
write reports and plans, and participate in multi-disciplinary teams on a range
The role will have a strong
focus on NSW and will likely comprise the following responsibilities:
and implement the Hunter region environment business strategy
and secure environmental consulting projects in the Hunter region
broader engineering capability by scoping and delivering environmental inputs
to multidisciplinary projects
and mentor our Hunter region environment team personnel
secure and execute environmental projects in the Hunter region
with other environment teams, especially in Sydney
and implement strategic relationships with organisations that will assist KBR
in expanding the Environment business.
awareness of project progress to ensure technical excellence is achieved and
meets client satisfaction and to position for future work;
technical oversight, technical guidance, and technical inputs to projects to
ensure that project outcomes meet or exceed the required project outcomes
KBR environmental expertise in the market place by providing technical papers
KBR with strategic direction in the Environmental Services industry, by drawing
on experience and knowledge to identify market trends, future opportunities and
up to date with relevant Commonwealth, State and Local legislation, policies
to the identification and pursuit of opportunities including writing project
award submissions and bids.
team leadership and task management
work in the areas of environmental impact assessment, natural resource
management, permitting and approval processes
is a senior appointment and as such we are seeking a highly skilled individual
who has well developed industry networks in the Hunter region.
or postgraduate qualifications in environmental science, environmental
engineering or other relevant discipline.
consulting experience and a well-established client and industry networks in
the Hunter region, ideally in the mining, transport and/or industrial client
experience as Seller-Doer
and project management experience and well-developed client networks;
verbal and written communication skills;
of bid budgets, writing proposals and preparation of marketing materials;
and understanding of Federal, state and local legislation, regulatory
frameworks, and policy, and experience applying it to achieve practical
with Part 4, Part 5 and Part 5.1 assessments under the EP&A Act highly
expertise in writing high level technical reports, conference papers and
communication skills and excellent interpersonal skills
KBR is committed to supporting the professional development of
staff at every stage of their career through in-house training, performance
rewards and structured career paths. We offer a competitive package of
lifestyle benefits that include health and fitness programs, family-friendly
work hours and an optional rostered Friday off every four weeks.
If you are
a driven principal environmental leader / planner with appropriate project and
legislation experience, looking for a lifestyle change and fantastic career opportunity,
we would love to hear from you.
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