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Senior Environmental Scientist

Senior Environmental Scientist  - (ANZ0003Q5) Your Impact: 

Our clients trust Jacobs to help solve their most complex challenges in ways which deliver positive environmental outcomes. We partner with the broader Jacobs business to deliver leading expertise on sustainability and environmental initiatives, new infrastructure projects, 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. 

About the team

We are looking for a Senior Geomorphologist to help us deliver a strong pipeline of work on high profile and challenging projects for clients such as Melbourne Water, Yarra Valley Water, Greater Western Water and the Murray-Darling Basin floodplain managers. There are also opportunities to partner with the broader Jacobs business to deliver work for state and national public utilities, renewable energy projects and transport infrastructure.

The purpose of this role is to lead geomorphology input into projects and to collaboratively work with other disciplines. You will be required to write proposals for, win and manage both complex and smaller projects within the area of your technical expertise.

You will work with a team of passionate scientists and engineers who truly value diversity and technical excellence. You will be working with Jacobs’ global leader in floodplain restoration and ecohydrology, as well as a team of distinguished professionals who have a range of experience in the public sector and academia. We will support you with your career ambitions through mentoring, formal and informal training, and attendance at conferences.

A career at Jacobs provides you with the opportunity to make a positive impact and deliver solutions that bring value to our communities and society.

 Here's What You'll Need: 

You will be responsible for:

• Undertaking and leading geomorphology input into projects, including both office-based and field-based activities.

• Preparation of risk assessments and method statements, data collation and analysis.

• Providing specialist support to other technical disciplines within Jacobs.

• Liaison with clients, stakeholders and regulators, and with the wider Jacobs teams across the globe

• Presenting information to clients and stakeholders at meetings in a concise and effective manner.

• Authoring complex assessments / reports.

• Managing projects so that they are delivered on time, within budget, and to the agreed quality.

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. 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.

At Jacobs, we’re challenging today to reinvent tomorrow by solving the world’s most critical problems for thriving cities, resilient environments, mission-critical outcomes, operational advancement, scientific discovery and cutting-edge manufacturing, turning abstract ideas into realities that transform the world for good. With $13 billion in revenue and a talent force of more than 55,000, Jacobs provides a full spectrum of professional services including consulting, technical, scientific and project delivery for the government and private sector.

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: Apr 13, 2022, 2:11:39 PMJob: WaterOrganization: PPSJob Type: ExperiencedJob Classification: Fulltime-RegularWork Locations: AU - Melbourne Flinders Street Level 11, 452 Flinders Street   Melbourne 3000Capabilities: Water Resources

Senior Environmental Scientist

Melbourne VIC
Full time

Published on 08/26/2022

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