AECOM Environmental Planner / Scientist in Rockhampton, Australia

Business Line Environment

Position Title Environmental Planner / Scientist

Australia - Queensland


Job Summary

AECOM has an exciting opportunity for an environmental planner to join the team in our Townsville, Cairns or Rockhampton office! You will support a broad range of environmental approvals projects across a range of sectors, delivering technical excellence. As part of this dynamic role, you will work closely with engineers of varying disciplines, drafters and project administrators as well as clients and contractors external to the business. In addition to delivering high quality technical documentation and reporting requirements within the office environment, this role will also require you to undertake fieldwork.

You will actively participate in, and contribute to, the technical aspects of projects, ensuring time and budget constraints are met, you will also be given the opportunity to play an active role in winning projects. Utilising your excellent communication skills, you will build positive relationships with peers, clients and stakeholders, both internal and external to the organisation, contributing to the overall success of our business.

Minimum Requirements

  • Relevant tertiary qualification

  • 3-8 years relevant professional experience

  • Knowledge of MS Office Suite

  • Knowledge of the relevant market for consulting services

  • Demonstrated experience in managing projects and meeting delivery requirements

  • Strong oral and written communication skills, report writing, development of proposals

  • A strong sense of commitment, a willingness to learn and a desire to work in a dynamic deadline driven team environment

  • Quality and productivity in execution of duties and responsibilities as outlined above

  • Able to interpret and apply Commonwealth and Queensland planning and environment legislation to a wide range of projects and activities

  • Able to develop and implement approvals strategies, including obtaining approvals

  • Able to utilise critical analysis and problems solving to find appropriate solutions to development, legislative and planning issues

Preferred Qualifications

What We Offer

AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow. AECOM is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

NOTICE TO THIRD PARTY AGENCIES: Please note that AECOM does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters or employment agencies. In the absence of a signed Recruitment Fee Agreement, AECOM will not consider or agree to payment of any referral compensation or recruiter fee. In the event a recruiter or agency submits a resume or candidate without a previously signed agreement, AECOM explicitly reserves the right to pursue and hire those candidate(s) without any financial obligation to the recruiter or agency. Any unsolicited resumes, including those submitted to hiring managers, are deemed to be the property of AECOM.

Job Category Engineering - Environmental

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country Australia

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 173029BR

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.