Senior Environmental Planner


Eco Logical Australia Pty Ltd


Newcastle, Mudgee, Armidale, Coffs Harbour, NSW

ECO LOGICAL AUSTRALIA PTY LTD, is a leading environmental assessment, strategic conservation planning and ecosystem management consultancy.

We believe that we make a significant contribution to improving environmental outcomes in Australia by delivering high quality consulting services that combine a landscape approach with sound scientific principles, strategic thinking, effective communication and integrity.

Due to numerous significant growth opportunities and high-profile projects won across NSW, we have an exciting opportunity for a Senior Environmental Planner to join and work with our team of dynamic and highly respected environmental professionals within NSW.

The role will primarily involve leading environmental projects including environmental impact assessments, infrastructure and renewable projects and management of project approvals.  You will be exposed to a wide variety of projects and clients and work as part of our broader Regional NSW planning team.

Key functions of the role include:

  • Leading environmental approval projects, including those within the infrastructure, mining and renewable sectors.
  • Managing projects, including being responsible for project delivery - on time, to scope and on budget.
  • Providing on the job training and helping to develop planning staff within the ELA NSW Planning Team.
  • Living our ELA values of Listening first, Sharing your genius, Being courageous and Feeding the culture.

We are seeking people with 7+ years demonstrated competence and relevant experience in:

  • Undertaking Environmental Impact Statements and assessments (particularly those of State Significance), including an in depth understanding of legislation relevant to these types of projects.
  • Managing projects to a high standard, including management of budgets.
  • Working with clients and regulators to achieve optimum project outcomes
  • A variety of sectors – infrastructure, mining or renewables

You will come to ELA with:

  • Outstanding verbal and written communication skills
  • A demonstrated ability to work collaboratively with staff, clients and regulators
  • Current drivers licence

A competitive remuneration package will be negotiated with the successful candidate, in addition to a range of other benefits inclusive of study assistance, professional development, and health and wellbeing initiatives.

How to apply:

View details

Date published:


Closing date:


NRMjobs Notice 20006927 - Combined NSW & VIC Weeds Conference - call for abstracts
NRMjobs Notice 20000034 - Join NRMjobs groups
NRMjobs Notice 20000020 - subscribe to NRMjobs
NRMjobs Notice 20007061 - WA Wetland Management Conference - 1-2 Feb 2021
NRMjobs Notice 20006900 - NRM in the Rangelands Conference 2021
NRMjobs Notice 20004808 - 12th International Conference and Workshop on Lobster Biology & Management
NRMjobs Notice 20007156 - Society for Ecological Restoration conference - May 10-13, Darwin
NRMjobs Notice 20005014 - Australasian Weeds Conference - 22AWC