First listed on: 10 November 2019

Director - Environment and Planning 

Aurecon we see the future through a very different lens. Do you?

Innovation, eminence and digital are at the heart of everything we do. Are you excited about the future?

Are you driven by the opportunity to work on some of the most challenging and complex projects around the world and to learn from the best? We are.

Diversity is at the core of everything we do. We work together to create a culture based on respect, trust and inclusiveness. Our differences are what fuel our creativity.

We embrace flexible working and are always open to discussing your individual needs so that you get to create your own experience with us.

What will you do?

We are seeking highly experienced Environment and Planning Leader to join our Advisory business where you will play an integral leadership role in a team of highly skilled specialists that ‘bring ideas to life’ for our clients across all types of exciting and challenging projects across South Australia and Victoria.

We know the work we do is vital in assisting our world’s economic development and, it’s the technical expertise and the depth of knowledge of our people that really sets us apart. Here are the key things you will do to ‘bring ideas to life’.

· Relevant tertiary qualification in the environmental field (post graduate qualification preferred)

· Comparable experience in a similar role with a focus on contamination / environmental assessment, management and remediation in a range of sectors including Transport Infrastructure, Defence and Power and Energy sectors

· Specialisation (or experience) in fields such as risk assessment or remediation design would be favourable

· Experience working with a range of technical specialists and stakeholders, including design teams and other environmental specialists - large project experience (such as a Joint Venture) would be favourable

· Experience in policy or strategy development

· Demonstrable existing client relationships across varied market sectors

· Experience in managing and leading project teams

· The ability to foster and evolve internal and external relationships

· Demonstrable experience in winning work activities

· A desire to make a difference

This role will have the opportunity to lead and guide a team in the delivery of standalone projects ranging in size and complexity up to and over $10 million. This role would have exposure and support to the global Aurecon network.

We know today’s complex challenges can only be solved through bringing together diverse teams of people from across our business, so there will be opportunities for you to apply your skills and creativity to projects in other geographies and markets. What can you bring to the team?

Firstly, you will share our genuine passion for re-imaging engineering and be someone that actively pursues continuous learning to help shape the future. You will also need a relevant technical qualification and chartered status would be preferable. Our Aurecon Attributes describe the types of people we bring together for clients. We don’t expect you to have all eight of the attributes, but one that is unique to you. Finally, we value that each of our team members brings something different to Aurecon.

We look for people who have had a broad range of experiences throughout their career and can demonstrate how they have worked as part of a team to bring ideas to life. Does that sound like you?

About us.

We’ve re-imagined engineering. Aurecon is an engineering and infrastructure advisory company, but not as you know it! For a start, our clients’ ideas drive what we do. Drawing on our deep pool of expertise, we co-create innovative solutions with our clients to some of the world’s most complex challenges. And through a range of unique creative processes and skills, we work to re-imagine, shape and design a better future.

We listen deeply and intently, which helps us see opportunities, possibilities and potential that others can’t. Think engineering. Think again.

Want to know more? You can learn more about what it’s like to work at Aurecon by visiting the careers section of our website. If you are intrigued or excited by what you have read, then we want to hear from you.

Apply now!

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