Environmental Scientist/Engineer (Contaminated Land)


Tonkin and Taylor



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Permanent, Full-time.



As one of the fastest growing environmental and engineering firms in Victoria, Tonkin + Taylor is continuing to develop a highly successful multi-disciplinary team. We owe our success to market-leading technical expertise, a commitment to competing on quality and the high calibre of our technical specialists.

The Role

We currently seeking several highly motivated and hands-on Environmental Scientist/Engineers to join our Contaminated Land team. These are full-time positions, based in our Melbourne office and out on the field, with flexible and remote working options also available. In this role, you will be involved in projects that involve environmental monitoring, investigation, and remediation. Tasks will include but are not limited to data gathering and analysis from field investigations, writing project proposals and reports, and researching regulatory reports. We help our clients with historical contamination of soil and groundwater, reduce risk in property acquisition and development, and support the delivery of major infrastructure projects.

If you have a keen interest in growing your career in Contaminated Land, then we want to hear from you!

What can we offer?

  • A consultancy business with a proud history in environmental engineering
  • Proudly 100% employee owned and operated
  • A commitment to training, support of your career ambitions and opportunities for development
  • The opportunity to work alongside and be supported by world-class environmental experts
  • Generous employee benefits, including an annual wellbeing allowance, social club, and onsite gym

Our preferred candidate will have:

  • A BSc or BEng with an environmental, geology, earth sciences or chemistry focus
  • 2 - 5 years of relevant industry experience
  • Experience conducting field monitoring work for environmental assessments
  • Sound knowledge of Victorian and national environmental legislation and guidelines
  • Strong communication and stakeholder management skills, including writing reports and proposals
  • A valid Australian Driver's License

About us:

We are a dedicated team of professionals who enjoy our work and like to have fun. Tonkin + Taylor is not only a place to work - it's a place where your contribution will make a difference.

At T+T, we embrace diversity and inclusion and offer an environment in which new ideas, innovation, technical rigour, and achievement of results are rewarded. It is a place where you can work alongside technical experts to solve some of the most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects nationwide. We implement sustainability into how we operate and are committed to taking action to respond to the global and local sustainability challenges facing our natural environment and society.

If you are not already convinced about joining us, we also offer competitive remuneration along with a wide range of employee benefits. Tonkin + Taylor also provides a commitment to training; we will support your career needs and provide opportunities for development. 

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