Principal Environmental Scientist – Melbourne – Key 5 year project

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This is an excellent opportunity for a Principal Environmental Scientist to join a specialist environmental consultancy based in Melbourne.

This is a key leadership role that will have you directing a brand new 5 year remediation project with a key client in Melbourne.

The contaminated land team is 30 strong with a good workload across Victoria and around Australia. Key sectors include industrial, petroleum and construction.

You will be reporting directly with the Managing Director and will have a wider role across the company including:

  • Technical review and auditing (soil, groundwater, soil vapour, air, sediment and surface water)
  • Training and developing consultants across the contaminated land team
  • Project leadership and management
  • Client management (one of the most important criteria)
  • Technical report writing to exceptional standards

You will need:

  • 15-20 + years of experience as an Environmental Scientist / Engineer
  • A relevant science or engineering degree
  • The ability to work unrestricted in Australia
  • Excelllent knowledge of EPA and Victoria legislation
  • Consulting experience is a bonus but not mandatory

You will receive:

  • A salary between $180-220k inclusive of superannuation
  • WFH and flexbility
  • The ability to have an overarching leadership role in a growing CLM team and work directly with the MD to shape the company

If you have any questions please phone James Conlan on 0415 758 067 or email


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