EMM Consulting Pty Limited (EMM) is a leading employee-owned planning and environment consultancy, working throughout Australia and internationally from offices in Newcastle, Sydney, Brisbane, Adelaide, Melbourne, Perth, and Canberra.

EMM is led by highly experienced professionals who are leaders in their fields, with a number having held senior national or international positions. They are supported by a talented team from a range of disciplines. Our skills are combined to help clients achieve their objectives in ways that contribute to sustainable outcomes. Currently, we are involved in the investigation and assessment of some of the largest infrastructure projects in Australia, including Snowy 2.0 as well as playing key roles in the delivery of a diverse range of environmental projects across the country.

We are currently inviting expressions of interest from suitably qualified and experienced environment professionals to join our Environment, Community, Approvals and Delivery division. Primarily we are seeking an experienced and avid Environmental Planner at Associate level to join our team in Newcastle on a permanent full-time basis.

Key functions of this position include:

  • Lead environmental projects including environmental impact assessments, strategic land use planning, infrastructure project development and approvals management;
  • Perform as Project Manager with responsibility for project delivery including monitoring project budgets, tracking schedules and outputs and outcome evaluation;
  • Preparation of high-quality deliverables across a variety of mediums;
  • Mentor and provide on the job training to team members; and
  • Uphold a high level of integrity and discretion

In particular we seek applications from individuals with 12+ years’ relevant experience, ideally gained within a consulting environment, who can demonstrate the following competencies:

  • Extensive experience in;
    • environmental impact statements and assessments (including SSD/SSI)
    • preparation of environmental planning instruments
    • strategic land use planning
    • environmental auditing
    • environmental risk assessments
    • procurement and tender assessments
    • business case analysis
    • development contributions planning
  • Experience across a variety of sectors including construction, industrial and infrastructure;
  • Superior project management and project delivery skills;
  • In depth understanding of relevant legislation;
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills;
  • Robust personal time management and organisational skills;
  • Ability to work effectively as part of a team and independently; and
  • Flexibility to work across a range of projects and industry sectors

EMM is committed to promoting fairness, equality, and diversity in its workplace. We understand that everyone’s personal circumstances vary and recognise the importance of offering flexibility in working arrangements for our people. We offer the ability to purchase additional annual leave, promote flexible work hours and foster working from home arrangements to ensure that we attract and retain a diverse and dynamic workforce.

If you desire to work with passionate professionals in an environment with a very positive and inclusive culture and meet the above requirements, we would welcome your application.

Please submit your expression of interest via email to careers@emmconsulting.com.au and quote reference “ECAD NTL 1120“. Please include a covering letter and full professional CV outlining your skills and experience as relevant to this opportunity. Applications close Sunday 29 November 2020.

EMM is an equal opportunity employer. We welcome applications from people with diverse backgrounds, including Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander, people from culturally and linguistically diverse (CALD) backgrounds and people with disabilities.

  • Unsolicited resumes from recruitment agencies will not be accepted.
  • Only those with a legal right to work in Australia will be considered for this opportunity.