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Senior Associate Environmental Planner

Senior Associate Environmental Planner - (ANZ0002VY) Your Impact: 

Our clients trust Jacobs to help solve their most complex challenges in ways which deliver positive environmental outcomes. As environmental consultants, we partner with the broader Jacobs business to deliver leading expertise on new infrastructure projects, sustainability and environmental initiatives, and technically innovative studies around the globe.

Bring your creativity, collaborative spirit and attention to detail, and we’ll help you grow, pursue and fulfil what drives you – so we can deliver extraordinary solutions for a better tomorrow, together.

The Jacobs Environmental Approvals team deliver complex and technically challenging local and national projects for clients involved in a wide range of infrastructure and development activities, including state and national public utilities, large-scale environmental initiatives, renewable energy projects, transport infrastructure, resources and energy projects and large scale environmental management programs. We are seeking to appoint an experienced Principal Planner to our Melbourne based Environmental Planning team as we continue to build our national practice. 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: 

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.

  • 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. Joining Jacobs not only connects you locally but globally - and together, our diverse perspectives and unique backgrounds power our collective strength. We collaborate and share! By supporting one another, we all succeed.  

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. 

Start your Jacobs career with a company that inspires and empowers you to deliver your best work so you can evolve, grow and succeed – today and into tomorrow.

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: Mar 10, 2022, 11:16:27 PMJob: Environmental ScienceOrganization: PPSJob Type: ExperiencedJob Classification: Fulltime-RegularWork Locations: AU - Melbourne Flinders Street Level 11, 452 Flinders Street   Melbourne 3000Capabilities: Environmental Planning

Senior Associate Environmental Planner

Melbourne VIC
Full time

Published on 09/17/2022

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