Environmental Scientist




Darwin, Northern Territory

  • Join a global Fortune 500 Organisation based in Darwin, NT
  • Work on some of Australia’s and the world’s most challenging, interesting and meaningful projects
  • Northern Territory Incentives for Relocation

Our environment team helps private and public sector clients in Darwin, Australia and around the world deliver for their stakeholders

The Role

When you join a company that’s building a better world, your opportunities are unlimited.  At AECOM, we design, build, finance, operate and manage projects and programs that unlock opportunities, protect our environment and improve people’s lives.  Every day our team is exploring new possibilities for a better world.  Cleaner transportation.  Healthier environments.  Resilient cities.  Greener infrastructure. 

AECOM is looking for a motivated, self-starter to join the Environment Business in Darwin. You will need to be an Environmental Scientist/Engineer with a broad skill set that can support the Environment Team deliver projects across all disciplines of Environmental Consulting, including environmental impact assessment and environmental management and auditing, flora and fauna assessment and monitoring, sediment and erosion control, water quality monitoring of rivers and streams, wastewaters and groundwaters, air quality monitoring programs, contaminated site investigations and remediation and noise and dust monitoring programs..

The role requires excellent communication skills and the ability to deliver technical excellence, as well as being able to comply with AECOM Safety, Health and Environment Policies. You will support a range of environmental projects and investigations, including the preparation of field plans, implement AECOMs Safety, Health and Environment Policies and Quality Control Policies.  Project field work can include independent and team work often in interesting and remote locations of the Northern Territory.

You would be provided a range of opportunities to develop your skills as an environmental scientist. You will contribute to a range of projects sizes with opportunities to develop project management skills and would play an active role in project delivery and client management.

This role will require a 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.

About you

  • Minimum of 2 years’ relevant professional experience, preferably within an environmental consulting role;
  • Experience in Australia, with appropriate knowledge of environmental legislation and regulatory obligations;
  • Experience with Defence, Mining and Transport approvals work will be highly advantageous.
  • Australian Citizen
  • Able to undertake extended field programs as required.


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

We are seeking a future leader with an interest in succession and long term growth in AECOM - an individual who is looking to develop their career within a global organisation. Working on a diverse range of projects, this role will give you the opportunity to develop and shape your career.

Benefits at AECOM

The Workplace Gender Equality Agency (WGEA) recognises AECOM as taking a sophisticated, holistic approach to supporting women and men’s participation throughout our workplace.

We provide a diverse and inclusive work environment and offer many benefits to ensure your professional development & wellbeing.

  • Flexible start and finish times, working from home, part time and job share options;
  • State of the art, modern and contemporary offices;
  • Paid parental and partner leave;
  • Purchased additional annual leave + salary packaging;
  • Corporate Employee discounts from up to 400 retailers;
  • Wellbeing benefits eg. Vaccinations, health insurance discounts;
  • Employee stock purchase plans;
  • Study assistance;
  • Professional and technical development opportunities.

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