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Environmental Engineer / Scientist - Perth

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Date: Nov 25, 2022

Location: Perth, Western Australia, AU

Company: Hatch

Requisition ID: 64582 

Job Category: Engineering 

Location: Perth, Western Australia, Australia 

With over six decades of business and technical experience in the mining, energy, and infrastructure sectors, we see challenges evolving in every industry. We respond quickly with solutions that are smarter, more efficient, and innovative. We draw upon our 9,000 staff, with experience in over 150 countries, to challenge the status quo and create positive change for our clients, our employees, and the communities we serve.

Our Project Delivery Group (PDG) helps clients with world-class project delivery from studies to building assets, operating the assets, and developing efficiencies through our people, methodologies, governance, and systems. Our engineering and project management and construction disciplines ensure safe, efficient, and sustainable delivery of projects globally across the metals and mining, infrastructure, and energy sectors.


Looking to take the next step in your career? Hatch is currently seeking an Environmental Consultant / Engineer / Scientist to join the Environmental Services Group, based in Perth. 

About the role:


We are seeking an Environmental Consultant to work as part of our expanding Hatch Environmental Services Group, supporting the wider Hatch business in Australia and Asia. You will be working on a diverse suite of projects across Power, Infrastructure, Metals and Minerals industry sectors based in our Perth Office. You will be taking a lead position on projects and collaborating with a team whom will provide technical input, support and mentoring opportunities. You will work on a diverse range of projects including permitting, approvals, environmental engineering and design, applied sustainability, environmental and social due diligence, closure and impact assessment. You enjoy working collaboratively within integrated, multidisciplinary teams, liaising and supporting global peers.

As the successful candidate, you will: 


  • Apply a deep understanding of sustainability/Environmental principles to solve complex problems.
  • Develop deliverables for projects including technical advisory services, regulatory approvals, impact assessment, expertise in closure, and provide detailed design support.
  • Manage projects and client’s environmental or sustainability outcomes 
  • Mentor juniors in the environment team, and educate project teams around their environmental and sustainability commitments, and potential constraints. 
  • Having experience with international frameworks such as International Finance Corporation performance Standards and Equator Principles is advantageous, however not required . 
  • Have knowledge of Infrastructure and Industry sustainability frameworks is also advantageous, however not required.  


You will have at least 7 years’ experience and hold appropriate qualifications in an environmental/sustainability related discipline.   Your considerable knowledge of either sustainability, closure, due diligence, impact assessment or environmental engineering will be complimentary to the diverse environment services group.  You will be comfortable speaking with senior leaders in the business, managing projects, budgets and schedules, and have excellent report writing skills. 

Our wealth of engineering, environmental, project delivery and procurement experience and our global footprint is highly differentiated in the growing environmental services market. 

To be eligible to apply, you must be an Australian / New Zealand citizen or hold permanent residency status, or alternatively, a Visa that entitles you to work in Australia.

Unsolicited resumes from recruitment agencies will not be accepted for this position.

To submit your application please click the "Apply" button below.

Why join us?

What we offer you?

  • Flexible work environment
  • Long term career development
  • Think globally, work locally

As an accredited Employer of Choice for Gender Equality (WGEA) and Equal Opportunity Employer, we are committed to fostering a workforce in each of our locations that reflects the diversity of the communities in which we operate. Within Australia, this includes supporting and encouraging a flexible workplace and a comprehensive benefit offering. If you have any special needs requirements, please discuss with us and we will do our utmost to accommodate your request.


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