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Environmental Engineer

Environmental Engineer

Job Title: Environmental Engineer
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Sydney CBD
Start Date: Immediate
Reference: PC020822
Contact Name: Paul Cullen
Contact Email:
Job Published: August 01, 2022 10:49

Job Description

About the role: 
To effectively coordinate and lead the operational environmental management of the City’s parks and open spaces to meet legislative requirements and contribute to the City being a leading environmental performer in line with the Sydney Sustainable Sydney 2030-2050 strategy.

Key Responsibilities: 
  • Manage complex projects and contracts relating to contaminated land management, environmental testing analysis and reporting, and landfill gas management to meet defined time, quality, risk and budget parameters. Deliver projects and contracts in line with the City’s processes and policies.
  • Develop specifications, technical investigations, contracts and other service delivery arrangements for environmental projects and programs, and ensure service provider compliance with specifications through appropriate controls and effective performance management.
  • Provide expert environmental advice, respond to emerging issues and provide input into the development of services, service delivery arrangements and performance management systems for the City’s environmental management programs, services and related strategies and initiatives.
  • Undertake detailed review, critical analysis and assessment of technical environmental reports provided by consultants and provide expert advice and clear direction to resolve issues and drive improved environmental outcomes.
  • Effectively manage risks associated with environmental issues and contaminated land management.
  • Produce high quality, professional reports and correspondence, tailored to suit the identified audience, outlining objectives, explaining implications, risks and options in a concise manner.
  • Liaise, provide professional advice and communicate extensively with both internal and external stakeholders, including but not limited to customers, authorities, service providers, residents and ratepayers, senior staff and other levels of government.
  • Undertake other duties as may be required from time to time by the Contract Manager – Parks Services.
Key Skills: 
  • Tertiary qualifications in Engineering, Environmental or equivalent. 
  • Current Class C Driver's License
If you meet the above criteria and are looking for your next contract opportunity please apply via the appropriate link with a CV attached.

For a confidential discussion regarding this opportunity please contact Paul Cullen on 0403 242 600


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