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Job Ref:  142378BR
Employer:  AECOM
Country:  Australia
County/State:  Queensland
City:  Mackay
30/09/2016 11:41

Why Choose AECOM?
AECOM is a premier, fully integrated professional and technical services firm positioned to design, build, finance and operate infrastructure assets around the world for public- and private-sector clients. With nearly 100,000 employees - including architects, engineers, designers, planners, scientists and management and construction services professionals - serving clients in over 150 countries around the world, AECOM is ranked as the #1 engineering design firm by revenue in Engineering News-Record magazine's annual industry rankings, and has been recognized by Fortune magazine as a World's Most Admired Company. The firm is a leader in all of the key markets that it serves, including transportation, facilities, environmental, energy, oil and gas, water, high-rise buildings and government. AECOM provides a blend of global reach, local knowledge, innovation and technical excellence in delivering customized and creative solutions that meet the needs of clients' projects. A Fortune 500 firm, AECOM companies, including URS Corporation and Hunt Construction Group, have annual revenue of approximately $19 billion. More information on AECOM and its services can be found at NA.

About the Business Line
Our team of environment specialists offers clients expertise in air quality, impact analysis and permitting, environmental health and safety management consulting/due diligence, remediation consulting/engineering and construction/site restoration, specialty and emerging technologies, waste services and water and natural resources.

Job Summary
AECOM is looking for a motivated, self-starter to join our Environment Business Line in either Mackay or Rockhampton. You will be a strong Environmental "all-rounder" with significant experience as a terrestrial ecologist / botanist. As part of this professional / senior professional level role, you will undertake environmental impact assessment and vegetation surveys, including threatened flora surveys in accordance with DEHP Protected Plant Guidelines. You will prepare environmental impact assessment documentation and be confident in presenting these findings as part of referral applications to environmental authorities.

As a technical specialist in your field, you will provide advice on flora and vegetation management obligations and contribute to impact assessments as part of the wider environmental approvals process. You will manage small to medium sized assignments and utilise your commercial aptitude to play an active role in winning projects.

This position is available to be based in the AECOM office in either Mackay or Rockhampton.

Minimum Requirements
  • Minimum of 5 years' relevant professional experience, preferably within an environmental consulting role;
  • Experience in Queensland, with appropriate knowledge of environmental legislation and regulatory obligations;
  • Experience with mining and transport approvals work will be highly advantageous.
This role will require strong client focus and excellent communication skills, both written and verbal. Your ability to work in a dynamic, deadline driven team environment will be key to your success in this role.

Preferred Qualifications
• Tertiary Qualifications in Environmental Science (or similar)
• Botanical Ecology study highly regarded
• Current Class C drivers licence

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.
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