Environmental Consultant (Assessments & Approvals)





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Permanent, Full-time.

  • Permanent full-time position based in Perth CBD
  • Competitive remuneration | Flexible working hours | Friendly and supportive team
  • Health and wellness benefits | Professional development opportunities

About JBS&G

Join JBS&G, a leading environmental consultancy founded in 1996, now expanding rapidly across Australia. Our services include environmental assessment and approvals, ecological services, contaminated land assessment, groundwater remediation, auditing and compliance, hygiene and hazardous materials, environmental due diligence and liability, fire management, stakeholder and risk management. With a team of over 250 experts, offices across Australia, and a strong reputation for innovation and quality, we're seeking dynamic professionals to join our growing team.

About the role

Reporting to the Assessments and Approvals Team Leader, you will be responsible for delivering a diverse range projects to JBS&G and our clients across various market sectors, including process, energy, resources and waste industries, and land development. You will also be actively participating in activities that contribute to the future development of the business and your own career.

Tasks and responsibilities

  • Interpret legislation, government policy, standards and guidelines to deliver tailored approvals strategies and outcomes for major projects.
  • Deliver high-quality approval applications and technical reports to support environmental and planning approval requirements.
  • Manage project teams on a range of projects.
  • Interact and work with State and Commonwealth regulatory agencies.
  • Develop relationships with clients and ensure high quality customer service throughout projects.
  • Prepare proposals, ensuring accurate cost calculations and appropriate scoping.
  • Collaborate on business development initiatives that contribute to company growth.

About you

  • 5 years or more experience of environmental assessment and approvals work in WA with strong working knowledge of relevant legislation, policy and guidance.
  • Tertiary qualification in Environmental Science, Environmental Engineering or Natural Resource Management is essential, with an understanding of earth sciences highly desirable.
  • Strong written communication skills with the ability to write accurate reports and complex proposals.
  • Demonstrated ability to develop and maintain client relationships, as well as identify and pursue.
  • Desire to build networks and pursue new business opportunities experience
  • Full drivers’ licence, and willingness to obtain a police and medical clearance.

Why work for JBS&G?

JBS&G has a culture of ‘Care and Trust’, which is reflected in our Values and the way we treat each other, the way we contribute to the success of the company, the way we look after our employees and the way we engage with our clients.

At JBS&G we value our employees and their careers, and actively seek opportunities for them to develop their skills and progress their careers. We also offer:

  • A fun and friendly work environment with regular social events
  • Mentoring programs and industry memberships
  • Professional development time and progression pathways
  • Purchase leave schemes
  • Gender neutral paid parental leave
  • Subsidised gym memberships and other wellness incentives
  • Competitive remuneration and smartphone allowance
  • Annual free skin check ups
  • Support towards industry recognised qualifications
  • Corporate philanthropic program
  • Strong social and environmental ethos
  • EAP & internal Mental Health Officers

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