Graduate Environmental Engineer / Scientist – Wollongong, New South Wales

Develop your future career whilst enjoying a fantastic lifestyle in Wollongong
Work with a highly reputable consultancy and the environmental leader in the area
Build your skills with a mixture of field and office based work
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 skills, 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.

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, Environmental Engineering or Geology
Demonstrate technical knowledge gained through your studies
Sound analytical and report writing skills
Experience in contaminated land assessment and sampling is preferred.
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.


  • Engineering
  • Chemist
  • Environmental Engineer
  • Engineering Geologist


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