Environmental Scientist / Advisor - Military veterans preferred

2021-06-21
Kellogg Brown & Root (www.kbrjobs.com)
Other

/yr

  full-time   employee



Australia

Title:

Environmental Scientist / Advisor

Environmental Advisor / Scientist

Is the future as exciting to you as it is to us?

A career with KBR could change your life……

At KBR we are reimagining the way in how we do things. Creativity, collaboration and excellence is what KBR’s core is made up of. Does this resonate with you?

Are you excited by the thought of working on some of Australia’s largest game changing projects across exciting industries that are helping to shape Australia’s future? Join us, on the journey.

We value an inclusive and diverse work environment and we are working together to build a culture that embraces each other’s unique strengths and experiences.

Our people are important to us, you are what makes our business successful; therefore we realise it is important to nurture a culture of trust giving you the freedom to step up and take opportunities that will challenge you and push your career to the next level. We will encourage you to work in a way that that suits you and look forward to discussing what you will need to help you be successful.

The Opportunity

As part of a dynamic team of ecologists, planners and sustainability specialists, you will identify and manage environmental risks, develop management plans and frameworks for projects and consult and engage with key stakeholders.

You will be responsible for providing sound advice on environmental planning and approvals requirements and best practice environmental design and construction management issues during project tendering and project delivery.

Your New Team

KBR has all the benefits of a global organization with a local company feel. You’ll get to know everyone in the Victorian business and wont just be a number.

The Environment team are focused on empowerment, passionate collaboration and driven to achieve excellence. They describe their culture as positive, supportive and professional. A group of technically competent people that are open to innovation and trying new things.

Who are you?

You will be a team player who is proactive and self-motivated, demonstrating a high level of analytical and problem-solving ability with excellent communication skills.

You will have experience in the environmental, research, environmental planning and/or construction industry (or similar) with demonstrated ability to efficiently evaluate issues, review contractual obligations, communicate and collaborate with a multi-disciplinary team and form solutions to problems for best environmental and project outcomes.

In addition, you will hold an accredited Bachelor’s Degree in Science, Ecology, Environmental Management or similar.

What we do

KBR’s Infrastructure Services Australia business 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 transport, water and environment, buildings, defence infrastructure and program management consultancy. Our workforce of over 750 is technically and geographically diversified to match the characteristics of our principal markets and has the capability to service our clients’ requirements through all phases of project development and implementation.

Why join KBR?

KBR offer flexible and family friendly working arrangements including flexibility with hours as well as your work location. You will receive ongoing professional development the opportunity to work with technically eminent professionals. Employees of KBR may benefit from up to 8 additional hours of accrued flexible leave every 4 weeks.

So how do I apply?

If what you've read resonates with your values, experience and career aspirations then we want to hear from you! Just click apply and upload your resume and cover letter.

KBR values an inclusive and diverse work environment and we encourage candidates from all backgrounds to apply. Our hiring decisions are based on the key requirements of each role and candidates are selected based on their unique strengths and experiences.

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