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Senior Associate - Environmental Approvals

Senior Associate - Environmental Approvals - (ANZ0003BH) Your Impact: 

When it comes to environmental consulting, we see the world as our greatest resource. That’s why clients trust Jacobs to help solve their most complex environmental challenges and opportunities. We partner with government agencies, municipalities, private sector companies and leading environmental organisations to safely clean-up legacy liabilities for redevelopment, and deliver proven industry expertise on new infrastructure, sustainability and environmental health and safety initiatives around the globe. Bring your creativity, collaborative spirit and extreme attention to detail, and we’ll help you grow, pursue and fulfill what drives you – so we can deliver extraordinary solutions for a better tomorrow, together.  ZEnviro #LI-RK2 #APACEnviro

Jacobs has an opportunity for an enthusiastic and motivated Senior Associate Planner to join our Environmental Approvals team in Melbourne. In this role you will be responsible for leading the pursuit and delivery of environmental and planning approvals projects, providing strategic advice to internal and external clients and supporting the Section Leader and Team Leader to mentor and grow our Environmental Approvals team.

 Here's What You'll Need: 
  • Tertiary qualification in planning or other relevant degree is essential
  • Experience in statutory planning is essential, including demonstrated understanding of the Planning and Environment Act 1987 and the Victoria Planning Provisions
  • Demonstrated success in obtaining planning approvals including planning permit applications and planning scheme amendments
  • A strong understanding of applicable environmental approval legislation including the Commonwealth Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act 1999 and the Victorian Environment Effects Act 1978.
  • Successful experience networking to pursue new opportunities
  • Ability to build high functioning teams
  • Business acumen
  • Project management experience including managing budgets and timelines
  • Coaching and mentoring skills
  • Excellent presentation and verbal communication skills
  • Excellent report writing abilities

Jacobs. A world where you can.

From our inclusive employee networks, to our positive mental health champions – we’re committed to driving a culture of caring where you can be you. With safety and flexibility always top of mind, we’ve gone beyond traditional ways of working so you have the support, means and space to maximise your potential. You’ll uncover flexible working arrangements, benefits and opportunities to do good too – from participating in our global giving and volunteering program, to exploring new and inventive ways to help our clients make the world a better place. No matter what drives you, you’ll discover how you can cultivate, nurture and achieve your goals – all at a single global company.

We aim to embed inclusion and diversity in everything we do. We know that if we are inclusive, we’re more connected, and if we are diverse, we’re more creative. We accept people for who they are, regardless of age, disability, gender identity, gender expression, marital status, mental health, race, faith or belief, sexual orientation, socioeconomic background, and whether you’re pregnant or on family leave. This is reflected in our wide range of Global Employee Networks centred on inclusion and diversity – ACE, Careers, Enlace, Harambee, OneWorld, Prism, Vetnet, and Women’s Network – find out more about our employee networks here.

We are an equal opportunity employer and encourage candidates of diverse backgrounds to apply. First Nations peoples are strongly encouraged to apply. Jacobs aims to provide cultural safety at our interviews and Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people are invited to nominate for a cultural representative to participate on the interview panel, please let your recruiter know in your application.

Please note: If you are being represented by a recruitment agency you will not be considered, to be considered you will need to apply directly to Jacobs.

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  Primary Location: Australia-Australia Countrywide-Melbourne-AU - Melbourne Flinders StreetJob Posting: Sep 29, 2022, 8:56:51 AMJob: Planning & ConsultingOrganization: PPSJob Type: ExperiencedJob Classification: Fulltime-RegularWork Locations: AU - Melbourne Flinders Street Level 11, 452 Flinders Street   Melbourne 3000Capabilities: Environmental Planning

Senior Associate - Environmental Approvals

Melbourne VIC
Full time

Published on 11/22/2022

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