Senior Environmental Consultant







Kellogg, Brown & Root (KBR) is a leading global engineering design consultancy, construction and services company supporting the infrastructure and minerals sectors. Market sectors include:

  • Water & Environment
  • Transport (roads, rail & ports) & Buildings
  • Resources (Oil & Gas, and Minerals)

The KBR Environment and Planning group is an enthusiastic and focused team with a mix of environmental managers, scientists, engineers, planners and community engagement specialists, and we are seeking a driven individual to join our team. At KBR you will have the opportunity to work on a wide range of projects including in the water, transport, natural resources, and government sectors. The group provides specialist environmental inputs to multi-disciplinary projects, as well as undertaking its own scientific and technical investigations for clients.

The opportunity

This is an opportunity for an enthusiastic Senior Environmental Consultant to join the South Australian consulting business and help grow the environmental team. You will be responsible for delivering a range of environmental management and impact assessment project requirements for our current and growing client base, and help identify environmental project opportunities both within South Australia and interstate.

With a willingness to lead and support the Adelaide team, you will provide technical guidance, develop high quality environmental deliverables and provide input into large multidisciplinary projects. As a senior member of our team you will liaise directly with clients and agencies, manage environmental deliverables, guide less experienced team members and provide input into proposals and business development.

The role is open to senior environmental practitioners, ideally with more than six years relevant environmental experience, in a consulting or similar business.

Key Responsibilities

  • Support the implementation of the environment business strategy
  • Identify and secure environmental consulting projects in South Australia
  • Support the environmental business development on infrastructure projects
  • Support broader engineering capability by scoping and delivering environmental inputs to multidisciplinary projects
  • Provide input into environmental approval applications, environmental impact assessments and management plans
  • Maintain awareness of project progress to ensure technical excellence is achieved and meets client satisfaction and to position for future work;
  • Promote KBR environmental expertise in the market place by providing technical papers at conferences
  • Remain up to date with relevant Commonwealth, State and Local legislation, policies and guidelines

Role Requirements

This is a senior environmental appointment and as such we are seeking a highly skilled individual who has a strong understanding of the South Australian Environment market, clients, current and future potential projects.

  • Graduate or postgraduate qualifications in environmental science, environmental engineering or other relevant discipline
  • Previous consulting experience and a well established client and industry network
  • Demonstrated experience as winning work through quality delivery
  • Marketing and project management experience and well-developed client networks;
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills;
  • Preparation of bid budgets, writing proposals and preparation of marketing materials;
  • Demonstrated expertise in writing high level technical reports, conference papers and presentation material

Please note that this role is only available to people who have full working rights in Australia.

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Closing date:

11 March 2018 - but we are interviewing as soon as top talent applies