Environmental Engineer or Scientist – Waterways

Environmental Engineer or Environmental Scientist – Waterways
(Wangaratta or Brisbane based)

Water Technology has a reputation for the delivery of exceptional consulting services to Australia’s water, coastal and environmental sectors. Water Technology is wholly employee owned. Key to our success is our team, and we encourage an open, innovative and supportive culture. The company actively engages with all employees to support their technical and professional development through the provision of internal and external training to ensure we provide the best levels of client and employee satisfaction.

Our clients include Natural Resource Management Departments and Authorities, Water Authorities, State and Local Governments, Federal Authorities, the mining industry, land developers and other consulting companies seeking our specialist skills. We also apply our specialist skills across Australia and to countries in Asia and the Pacific.

Leatherbarrel Creek NSW

We are a professional, well-respected business that has experienced continued growth due to the commitment and hard work of our team. We appreciate and value the contribution of all of our employees and provide excellent working conditions, competitive salary and a terrific team environment. We embrace a diverse workforce and provide flexible working arrangements and support for working parents. In 2014 we received a ‘High Commendation’ in the category “Most Outstanding Company in Gender Diversity 2014” from the Women in Engineering National Committee, Engineers Australia.  The award is aimed at celebrating high-calibre companies with female friendly workplaces achieving outstanding outcomes and initiatives in regard to encouraging, supporting, retaining and recognising female engineers.

We now have an outstanding opportunity for a passionate and motivated Environmental Engineer or Environmental Scientist to join our Waterways and Ecology Group. This role can be based in either Wangaratta (Vic) or Brisbane (Qld). This is an exciting role, and the successful candidate will hit the ground running with a range of projects already confirmed, as well as more in the pipeline.

Key Responsibilities of this role will include:

  • Proposal Writing
  • Field work
  • Analysis and Investigation
  • Design work
  • Report Writing
  • Business development

 To be successful in this role, you will need:

  • Bachelor of Science or Engineering,
  • 3 + year’s work experience as a scientist or engineer in relevant field
  • Project management experience
  • Strong report writing ability
  • Good interpersonal and developing client relationship management skills
  • Ability to work in multi-disciplinary teams
  • Ability to work with limited supervision
  • Demonstrated ability to contribute in a team environment
  • A passion to work in waterway management

The following skills are desirable but not essential:

  • Competency in field assessment with field team leader experience
  • Geomorphology
  • AutoCAD experience
  • GIS and field survey skills
  • First aid training

The ideal candidate will have the right mix of technical expertise and communication skills to translate our incredibly interesting and technical work into formats that can be understood by our project stakeholders.

A person with a good sense of humour, who works well with little supervision (but full support), is committed to client satisfaction and who enjoys working in a team environment will fit well with our company culture.

An attractive salary package commensurate with experience & qualifications is on offer.

To apply for this role, please apply via SEEK with a cover letter and current curriculum vitae.

Due to the volume of applications expected, only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. We thank you in advance for your time and interest in this role and in working with us.

Only the people with the right to work in Australia can be considered for this role.

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