Job no: 493815
Work type: Permanent
Location: Australia - NSW
Categories: Geoservices
Develop your future career whilst enjoying a fantastic lifestyle in Wollongong
Work with a highly reputable consultancy and the environmental leader in the area
You need experience in contaminated land assessment and remediation

Some roles are all about the work. Ours are all about the opportunity. Sharing knowledge, exploring new thinking and delivering smart solutions.

About the role

This role is more than a desk job. It's about leading field programs, being exposed to how we engage with our clients and contractors, and preparing technical reports for a diverse range of interesting projects.

You'll be part of our specialist Contamination Site Assessment and Remediation (SAR) group – a multi-disciplinary team of Engineers, Geologists, Hydrogeologists, Chemists and Environmental practitioners working throughout Australia and New Zealand.

Here's what you'll be focused on as you develop your skills:

Undertake both technical and non-technical tasks including; preparation and completion of fieldwork; collating, analysing, interpreting and presenting data; and preparation of various types of contamination related reports
Observing and guiding site remediation activities
Manage small scale or low complexity projects with supervision, identifying and communicating risks to Project Managers
Participate in and contribute to developing technical solutions, options and initiatives to meet our client's needs
Contribute to the development and submission of winning proposals
This is an amazing opportunity to grow your professional career whilst enjoying a fantastic lifestyle working in Wollongong in a modern office environment close to the urban centre and the beach.

You'll broaden your Environmental skill, working closely with some of the industry's leaders. You will also get the opportunity to develop basic geotechnical skills, working alongside our geotechnical colleagues.

Working in a close knit team, you'll be provided with great support and you'll get the opportunity to work on a diverse range of projects and clients.

About you

What makes us different is that we are recognised globally for our consulting expertise and our ability to provide smart solutions to our clients. That means that you'll work on a broad range of client projects and learn from some of the most talented environmental professionals in the industry.

To be successful in this role we'll need you to have:

Qualifications in Environmental Science, Earth Sciences or Environmental Engineering;
Around 2-4 years' experience in a similar role
Sound analytical and report writing skills, confidence in interacting with clients and a commitment to ongoing professional development;
Experience and working knowledge of guidelines and standards related to the management of contamination land in New South Wales is desirable
You will take a flexible approach to your work and be highly motivated, organised and have a genuine interest in the assessment and management of contaminated land, with a desire to build a career in this area.
You must hold Australian work rights and a current Australian driver's license to apply for this position.

About us

Our talented Geoservices and Project Management Specialists collaborate with our project partners and clients to deliver vital national and international projects in transport and property infrastructure; mining and oil and gas.

Since joining Tetra Tech, we've combined the resources of a global, multibillion dollar company with Coffey's reputation and deep expertise in Australia and New Zealand. It's a strong combination that's supporting our growth and creating exciting opportunities.

Coffey believes in equal opportunity.
We care about what makes us different - and it's our people.
We value our unique backgrounds, experiences and thinking. Our clients do too. They're the very things that fuel collaboration and ingenuity in the solutions we deliver.

Advertised: 06 Sep 2016 Aus. Eastern Standard Time
Applications close: 02 Oct 2016 (11:55 PM) Aus. Eastern Standard Time


  • Environmental Engineer
  • Environmental Geologist
  • Bachelor of Engineering


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