KBR Senior Environmental Planner / Scientist in NSW, Australia

Title: Senior Environmental Planner / Scientist

Location: AU-NSW-Sydney

Job Number: 1063428


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.


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 senior environmental practitioners,

ideally with experience ranging from six to ten years.


This role will

provide technical support, write reports and plans, and participate in multi-disciplinary

teams on a range of projects.

The role

will have a strong focus on NSW and will likely comprise the following



work in the areas of environmental impact assessment, natural resource

management, permitting and approval processes

Provision of project environmental management advice and

oversight in relation to environmental legislation and considering a range of

matters such as contaminated land, vegetation, surface water and groundwater,

and noise and air quality

Oversight of construction activities including on-site roles

such as environmental auditing, site inspections, etc




evelop and maintain

relationships with clients, colleagues, and government and private stakeholders

Managing and delivering projects on schedule, within budget

and to the required quality standards

Bidding for and winning work



project manager of Part 4, Part 5 and Part 5.1 of the EP&A Act


and understanding of Federal, state and local legislation, regulatory

frameworks, and policy, and experience applying it to achieve practical



in environmental impact assessment and approval processes


networks in the NSW environment industry


experience working in multidisciplinary project teams


in the successful management and delivery of environmental projects, with time

and project management skills

Relevant environmental

(Planning/Science/Engineering) degree (or equivalent)

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 senior environmental 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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