AECOM Principal Environmental Planner/Scientist/Engineer in Brisbane, Australia
Australia - Queensland, Brisbane
AECOM’s Environment Business in Brisbane has an exciting opportunity for an experienced environmental or planning professional to join our Impact Assessment & Permitting (IAP) Team.
Due to a strong pipeline of interesting projects within the Transport, Defence, Power (including renewables) and Mining markets we are looking for an experienced individual to take a leading role in managing high profile, large scale, challenging projects and foster the growth of our capability across the region. Of key note is the opportunity to help us grow from our market leading position in State wind farm approvals and renewable energy projects, and the delivery of Environmental Impact Statements for state significant projects.
This role will see you utilising your existing project management skills whilst working closely with multidisciplinary scientists, engineers, drafters and project administrators, as well as clients and contractors external to the business.
You will be actively involved in the IAP teams’ business development and you will be expected to use your communication skills and existing networks to build and manage positive relationships with peers, clients and stakeholders, both internal and external to the organisation.
We are looking for an individual who is eager to join a high performing team and take a leading role in driving project delivery and excellence in client-service.
10+ years’ relevant, professional experience
Knowledge of Queensland’s environmental and planning legislation
Demonstrable project management experience - Advantageous
Environmental Impact Assessment experience and delivery of Environmental Impact Statements (EIS) - Advantageous
Development approval and planning experience - Advantageous
Experience working across Transport / Defence / Power/ Mining markets – Advantageous.
Tertiary qualifications in Town/Urban/Environmental Planning or Environmental Management/Science/Engineering (or similar) – Essential
Project management training/accreditation – Advantageous.
This role presents an excellent opportunity for a current Senior Professional looking to take the next step in their career, or a seasoned Principal who is looking to join a global consultancy and play a leading role in the continued growth of our business.
What We Offer
When you join AECOM, you become part of a company that is
pioneering the future . Our teams around the world are involved in some of the most cutting-edge and innovative projects and programs of our time, addressing the big challenges of today and shaping the built environment for generations to come. We ensure a workplace that encourages growth, flexibility and creativity, as well as a company culture that champions
inclusion, diversity and overall
employee well-being through programs supported by company leadership. Our
core values define who we are, how we act and what we aspire to, which comes down to not only
delivering a better world , but working to “make amazing happen” in each neighborhood, community and city we touch. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.
Job Category Engineering - Environmental
Business Line Environment
Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)
Position Status Full-Time
Requisition/Vacancy No. 208835BR
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.