First listed on: 14 July 2020

Graduate Environment Officer

This role is a graduate officer position holding tertiary qualification in environmental management / environmental planning and approvals to assist Delivery Authority in the planning and management of the Cross River Rail project.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Assist the Delivery Authority’s management of all environmental approval conditions as described in the Coordinator-General’s Evaluation Report, and associated Coordinator-General Change Reports for the Cross River Rail project;
  • Maintain the Project Approvals and Compliance Register to satisfy Delivery Authority contract management requirements;
  • Assist in the updating and implementation of the Delivery Authority’s Environmental Management System;
  • Assist with the preparation of environmental assessment documentation to support applications to the Coordinator-General for the evaluation of Requests for Project Change under the State Development and Public Works Organisation Act 1971;
  • Review and identify key matters from environmental consultant reports;
  • Assist in programming and scheduling environmental audit and review activities for all phases of the project;
  • Assist in compiling the monthly and annual reports required under Coordinator-General imposed project conditions;
  • Compile and examine project environmental data;
  • Assist in the preparation of internal and external correspondence and environmental reports;
  • Assist in site inspections to support compliance audit activities associated with environmental management requirements; and
  • Research literature and regulatory requirements as requested.

The successful candidate will be able to demonstrate the following key competencies:

  • Degree in Environmental Science, or Environmental Engineering, or Environmental Management (mandatory qualification);
  • Ability to build competence in understanding and working with Queensland and Commonwealth environmental legislation;
  • Relevant graduate level environmental technical skills associated with interpreting technical documentation;
  • Relevant graduate level report writing;
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team;
  • Effective communication skills; and
  • Problem solving.

How to Apply:

Please provide the following information for the selection panel to assess your suitability for this role:

  • A maximum two (2) page application addressing the key competencies and mandatory qualification requirements;
  • Your CV or resume; and
  • Copies of relevant mandatory qualifications.

Applications from recruitment agencies will not be accepted.

Applications close 22 July 2020. Please email if you have any queries regarding this position. Applications submitted to this email address will not be accepted.


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