Principal Environmental Consultant, Contaminated Land


Base pay $150k - $200k
"$150,000 - $200,000"
Permanent Full time Standard business hours
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Full job description
  • $150,000 - $200,000 package on offer.
  • Highly Flexible working arrangements.


Principal Consultant to provide expert review & QA across the Sydney Contaminated Land group (about 30 consultants) for a major Australian Environmental Consultancy.  

This is a firm that in recent years, have matured substantially. Now over 200 staff nationally, they have a rounded offering across Contaminated Sites, Geotechnical, Occupational Hygiene and have their own Labs. This is a firm taking lead roles with major Australian & international clients in recent times, signifying they truly are an emerging major player.         



  • Don’t be afraid of the red pen! Need someone who likes to be thorough on reviewing reports.
  • 80% work is CLM, Waste, Resource Recovery, Asbestos if contamination (not hazmat), Compliance Monitoring.
  • 20% is groundwater / light-end models and occasional advice in hydrogeology, particularly as it intersects the Geotech work
  • Young and capable team
  • Major infrastructure projects, developments and brownfield sites across Sydney and NSW



Work from home policy:


Fully flexible. 50/50 work from home and office. Currently moving offices, and for their 30 people they only asked for 15 desks Staff are generally either in the field or working from home so expect flexible (and seamless) working arrangements / integrations with home office. 

This consultancy see themselves becoming one of the largest Engineering Consulting firms in Australia so at 200 they feel they are only just getting started. 




Please don't hesitate to get in touch to discuss the above role in further detail. We understand that the Environmental market is quite tight-knit, so your approach will be held confidentially.


Brett Clemenson - Director 

Over 10 yrs experience in enviro recruitment in Aus

M: 0447 946 446
P: 1300 002 572
E: brett@alra.com.au


Perks & benefits
Work From Home
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Job details
Date posted
17 Jun 2022
Expiring date
16 Aug 2022
Science, Technology & Environment
Enviro/Geo Testing & Analysis
Base pay
$150k - $200k
Contract type
Work type
Full time
Job mode
Standard business hours
Work Authorisation
Australian citizen / Permanent resident

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