Kellogg Brown & Root (www.kbrjobs.com)
Who we are:
Kellogg, Brown & Root (KBR) is a leading global engineering design consultancy with a 100-year reputation for delivering complex, high-profile projects. Predominantly supporting the infrastructure and minerals sectors, our projects are varied and include Water & Environmental, Transport (roads, rail & ports), Buildings and Resources (Oil & Gas, and Minerals).
Infrastructure Services Australia
KBR's Infrastructure Services Australia business has approximately 700 staff operating from offices in Brisbane, Sydney, Canberra, Melbourne, Adelaide and Perth.
Infrastructure Services Australia offers a wide range of professional consulting services to private and public sector clients to deliver projects of any size in both urban and remote environments in the following key areas:
At KBR you’ll have the opportunity to contribute your expertise to world-class projects, work with industry leaders, be rewarded for excellence, innovation and teamwork, and further develop your career.
With a strong pipeline of work in Victoria, we are seeking a Senior Urban Planner to join our Environment team based in Melbourne. We are looking for someone who enjoys working in a multi-disciplinary team environment and is interested in making a significant contribution to important government and community projects, including major transport and water infrastructure, currently being delivered in Victoria including the Level Crossing Removal Projects, Inland Rail and Melbourne Water Capital Works Program.
The successful candidate will work closely with the planning and approvals team and other specialist colleagues across the business, including industry experts. These include ecology, sustainability, project management, spatial science, and water and transport engineering services.
Your understanding and knowledge of the Victorian Planning and Environment Act 1987 is what some may say is exemplary. Permit applications and planning scheme amendments are your bread and butter and you'll be providing rigour and confidence in coordination and negotiation during the approvals process. You also appreciate environmental and heritage management and associated approvals processes.
You'll be liaising with a diverse set of stakeholders from authorities to local government to clients to internal stakeholders to name only a few.
Whilst you may not come from a consultancy background, you have an appreciation for the environment in which we work in.
Your communication style and approach has developed over your career and you feel comfortable and confident in front of clients or authorities.
In the end, you would say that you have enthusiasm for achieving good planning and design outcomes, and understand how they can be a key contributor to KBR.
Finally, you have:
At KBR we are committed to supporting the professional development of our employees at every stage of their career through in-house training, performance rewards and structured career paths. We offer a competitive package of lifestyle benefits that include health and fitness programs, family-friendly work hours and an optional rostered Friday off every four weeks
If you are a driven Urban Planner looking for that start in a global organisation that offers a fantastic career opportunity, we would love to hear from you.
Job: Engineering Operations
Primary Location: AU-VIC-Melbourne
Req ID: 1085362