Environmental Coordinator (9525) Perth, Australia
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Our client is a successful international multidisciplinary contractor with a healthy record for winning complex and challenging multibillion dollar packages of work.
We are recruiting an Environmental Coordinator with a background in large civil and structural infrastructure construction projects. This role is offered on a permanent, full time basis.
Typical duties are likely to include:
- Deliver environmental management and sustainability measures in accordance with the Management Plans and relevant legislation
- Produce environmental impact assessments including environmental effects
- Maintain and manage key business performance indicators to implement and measure improvements
- Assist with the implementation, communication and review of the Environmental Management System, Construction Environmental Management Plan, and other management documents
- Provide environmental advice and assistance to the project teams
- Undertaking preliminary desktop environmental assessments of potential project sites
- Reviewing results of flora and fauna, cultural heritage, landscape and visual impact assessments.
- Working with Project Delivery Managers, Construction and Operation staff to highlight environmental issues and the ways in which these may be resolved.
- Undertaking direct landowner and neighbour liaison regarding potential environmental impacts.
- Developing relationships with local environmental stakeholders, including Local Environment Groups, Local Council, State Department Environment officers, and Federal Environment Department staff.
- Assist with the preparation and review of referrals required under the Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation (EPBC) Act and State environment legislation
- Develop and implement Environmental mitigation measures on construction site
To be considered for this role:
- Tertiary qualifications in Environmental Engineering or similar
- Knowledge of environmental issues and potential mitigation options.
- Understanding of Australian regulatory environmental reporting and compliance requirements.
- Demonstrated ability to negotiate successful planning outcomes with key government and non government stakeholders.
- Experience in delivering outcomes on time and within budget.
- Previous involvement in community consultation on environmental issues and management.
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