Principal Environmental Scientist

Location: Sydney
Job Type: Permanent
Discipline: Engineering
Reference: J36454
Titan Recruitment is a leading specialist Engineering and Technology recruitment and contracting consultancy placing skilled technical professionals across Australia and overseas. We have a top-tier client base from a broad range of sectors looking for talented professionals.

Our Client
Our client is a multidisciplinary engineering consultancy with a strong presence across Australia. Here in Perth they are looking for a Principal Environmental Scientist that has specialised in contaminated land management during the bias of their career.

A Lead or Principal level is required in order to support this diverse and busy, high paced team.

This team has an established reputation for providing solutions to study, protect, enhance and restore the environment and has worked on a range of projects within the resources, construction, built environment, aviation and defence industries.

About the Role
As a Principal Environmental Scientist you drive the team to deliver solutions to study, protect, enhance and restore the environment. You will work on a range of projects within the resources, construction, built environment, aviation and defence industries.

Your high level communication will ensure that you can identify and deliver projects with a team focus on contaminated land management, remediation work and environmental management.

As a Lead or Principal level specialist in Contaminated Land Management (CLM) you will:
• Lead and mentor more junior team members
• Review and develop leading contaminated land assessments.
• Assist with the implementation of standards and processes to ensure best practice.
• Develop and strengthen client relationships across the industry.
• Work alongside the group leader to identify opportunities in the market and assist in preparing bids and tenders.

Your background in a similar role will have equipped you with the knowledge to fluently carry out and oversee preliminary and detailed site investigations, impact assessments, remedial action plans, site validation reports, waste classifications, site supervision and contractor management.

Key Criteria
To be successful as a Lead or Principal CLM Specialist within this high performing team, you will need to be a highly driven individual with strong communication skills and high level of stakeholder engagement. Your background within the environmental industry will have seen you servicing across a number of sectors.

We will require you to have:
• Bachelor degree in relevant field such as environmental science, engineering, geology.
• 10+ years within the Environmental consultancy / industry
• Ability to understand and coordinate a range of environmental specialists and translate outcomes
• Willingness to build business through building client relationships and tender preparation
• Experience in working across various sectors such as Infrastructure + Transport, Water, Resources..etc.
• Knowledge of environmental legislation in WA would be advantageous
• Genuine contribution and appreciation for team work
• Ability to establish strong relationships with key stakeholders
• Must be passionate about the environment and ethical practice

What's on Offer
This is an excellent opportunity to work with a high performing and highly ethical team with a strong focus on practical solution and identifying opportunity for innovation around the protection and remediation of today's and the future environment.

In return for your dedication and knowledge, you will have the commitment from your Manager for respect and collaboration and the organisation will provide you with a broad variety of projects.

Salary will be generous and will depend on your experience. If you would like to discuss in more detail then please contact one of the Team Leaders at Titan on 08 6467 0607 .

Titan is an advocate for Equal Employment Opportunity, and we encourage applications from all interested applicants.