Senior Ecologist




Sydney, NSW



  • Lead and provide technical fauna-focused ecological guidance on a range of large-scale infrastructure and ecological projects
  • Supportive team culture that invests in the development of its people 
  • Flexible work options

What are we looking for?

With a growing pipeline of diverse project work we have a new opportunity for a Principal Ecologist to join our environmental division in Sydney

Your role will include:

  • Providing technical ecological expertise on a range of complex projects;
  • Supporting the National Ecology Lead in maintaining a sustainable pipeline of work for a growing team through business development;
  • Leading proposals and building awareness of the Arcadis brand in the ecology industry;
  • Providing technical oversight to junior team members and quality assurance on a range of Ecology deliverables; and
  • Proactively managing projects or components of projects, taking responsibility for resource allocation, managing subcontractors, quality assurance and client feedback.


Who are we looking for?

First and foremost, you share our passion for improving quality of life. You are a seasoned ecologist with experience in consultancy and you will come to us with:

  • Tertiary qualifications in ecology or other relevant degree and BAM accreditation;
  • Extensive relevant post-graduate experience, including supervising aspects of projects, applying standards and managing resources;
  • Experience leading, mentoring and developing ecologists and providing technical support with a strong focus on fauna; and
  • Strong client focus and a knack for building and maintaining credible working relationships.

Who are we?
For over 75 years Arcadis Australia Pacific has been a leader in built and natural asset design and management and we strive to create smart, sustainable solutions for our valued clients. To achieve this, we collaborate with the 28,000 Arcadians in over 350 offices around the globe on world-changing projects.
How are we different from others?
It is through our talented and passionate people and the unique combination of global knowledge and local expertise which enables us in shaping Australia’s future. We are proud to work on iconic projects that improve quality of life not just in Australia but around the world. Our culture puts people first. Where everyone has the opportunity to own their career and transform their world.
Why work for us?
You’ll get to enjoy a great employee benefits program that is competitive, flexible, and responsive to the changing needs of todays’ employees while gaining culture and career advancement.
As an equal opportunity employer, we value and promote diversity at Arcadis and strongly encourage applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

  • 2020 WGEA Equal Opportunity Employer of Choice for Gender Equality
  • 2020 Flex Able certified employer
  • 2018 Great Place to Work certified employer

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