Consultant - Historic Built





  • Due to growth, we are recruiting for a Historic Built Consultant to join the team.
  • Excellent employee benefits including WFH to keep your work life balance healthy.
  • Flexible location across NSW and ACT – travel best suited to Sydney, Newcastle, Wagga, Bega

About NGH:

Drawing on diverse and innovative experience of almost 30 years, NGH is rich in Australian history, providing sustainable knowledge-based solutions and advice for environmental management and impact assessment to a variety of private and public sector clients. Founded in a regional area that has gained national and international experience, NGH is considered an industry leader in renewable energy, having worked in this sector for almost 20 years. As a company NGH pride ourselves on our strong environmental, social and ethical standards.

Our expansion has meant we can provide services that meet the needs of clients large and small, based in urban areas, regionally or remotely. It also means the breadth of our experience is as diverse as the Australian landscape. We see our key strength lies within our people and as an employer provide flexibility in the workplace and support for professional development. 

The role:

Due to rapid growth, we are recruiting across the Heritage Space. We are looking for an Historic Built Consultant to undertake technical project-based fieldwork and support our clients in meeting the government and industry requirements. Consulting work involves both European as well as other historic heritage conservation planning.


  • Conduct field surveys and significance assessments - assessing impacts of proposals.
  • Prepare reports and briefing materials.
  • Build relationships with communities, government agencies, historical societies, landowners etc.
  • Participate in tender process i.e., design, submission, and review.
  • Administer projects in accordance with NGH’s management systems.  
  • Responsible for your project deadlines and budgets.
  • Apply critical thinking to identify and provide practical solutions for your projects.
  • Identify/provide practical solutions for your projects.

About you

We are looking for a talented and ethical go-getter who has gained extensive experience in Historic Built consulting.

  • Tertiary Qualifications in relevant field.
  • Knowledge of NSW legislation and relevant codes and guidelines.
  • Experienced field recorder.
  • Old building expertise and conservation planning experience.
  • Consulting experience working in diverse landscapes and engaging with regional communities. 
  • Project management, planning, and resource management skills. 
  • Strong leadership and motivational ability. 
  • Problem-solving aptitude.
  • Quality driven.

What’s on offer:

  • Flexible work arrangements.
  • Attractive salary plus excellent benefits.
  • Opportunities for growth and development with a generous training budget.
  • Part of a successful and growing business.
  • Energetic and friendly team culture.
  • Diverse work environment.
  • Ethical client base.

NGH is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. During recruitment, all qualified applicants receive consideration for employment without regard to race, colour, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, and people of all ages.  

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