AECOM Environmental Scientist – Marine in Perth- Australia
Australia – Western Australia- Perth
We have a unique opportunity for a driven Environmental Scientist looking to
take the next step in their career to be a part of our leading Marine Sciences
/ Impact Assessment and Permitting Team based in Perth.
This position will provide you with an opportunity to further develop your
career- collaborating with members of multidisciplinary teams in both marine
and terrestrial environments- you will gain exposure to a diverse array of
high profile projects across a range of sectors including oil and gas- ports
and harbours- Defence- renewable energy- public infrastructure and mining. You
will work amongst a team of experienced peers and alongside our clients- whil
learning first-hand from our in-house senior advisors and technical leaders.
We are looking for a versatile person who has experience or a willingness t
work across both marine and terrestrial environments to deliver environmental
impact assessments and environmental approvals for our clients.
Ideally an experienced marine scientist you will contribute to all stages of
the environmental impact assessment and environmental approvals process
including planning and execution of field work for technical studies-
development and undertaking monitoring programs- data analysis and reporting.
An understanding of and experience with delivering approvals under the
Commonwealth and State regulatory frameworks governing environmental impact
assessment is required.
Our team here at AECOM is connected to our colleagues across Australia and New
Zealand- and globally- which allows our team to take up opportunities to work
on exciting projects in a variety of regions on both a short term and long
With an attention to detail- you will be willing to take on new challenges and to contribute ideas and think innovatively to solve problems you may encounter
4 to 8 years relevant industry experience in marine environmental science and demonstrated client focus.
A sound understanding of environmental impact assessment principles- environmental legislation and regulatory requirements for both offshore (oil and gas) and coastal marine developments.
Experience in offshore oil and gas approvals would be beneficial.
Experience in planning and implementing field studies in remote locations (offshore preferred
Statistical data analysis and GIS skills.
Bachelor|s degree in appropriate discipline (e.g. BSc. Env Sc. or similar with a Marine Science or Biology major)
What We Offer
When you join AECOM- you become part of a company that is
pioneering the future . Our teams around the world are involved in some of the
most cutting-edge and innovative projects and programs of our time- addressing
the big challenges of today and shaping the built environment for generations
to come. We ensure a workplace that encourages growth- flexibility and
creativity- as well as a company culture that champions
inclusion- diversity and overall
employee well-being through programs supported by company leadership. Our
core values define who we are- how we act and what we aspire to- which comes
down to not only
delivering a better world – but working to |make amazing happen| in each
neighborhood- community and city we touch. As an Equal Opportunity Employer-
we believe in each person`s potential- and we`ll help you reach yours.
Job Category Engineering – Environmental
Business Line Environment
Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)
Position Status Full-Time
Requisition/Vacancy No. 228369BR
Clearance Required No
Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard
to race- color- religion- sex- national origin- sexual orientation- gender
identity- disability or protected veteran status.