Experienced Water and Environmental Consultant

Water Technology

Gippsland, , AU

Water Technology has a reputation for the delivery of exceptional consulting services to Australia’s water, coastal and environmental sectors. Water Technology is wholly employee owned. Key to our success is our team, and we encourage an open, innovative and supportive culture. The company actively engages with all employees to support their technical and professional development through the provision of internal and external training to ensure we provide the best levels of client and employee satisfaction.

Our clients include Natural Resource Management Departments and Authorities in NSW, Queensland, SA and Victoria, the Murray Darling Basin Authority, the mining industry within Australia and South East Asia, land developers and other consulting companies seeking our specialist skills. We also apply our specialist skills to countries in Asia and the Pacific.

We are a professional, well-respected business that has experienced continued growth due to the commitment and hard work of our team. We appreciate and value the contribution of all of our employees and provide excellent working conditions, competitive salary and a terrific team environment.

We now have an outstanding opportunity for a passionate and motivated water/environmental consultant to join our Gippsland office. The Gippsland office services clients from Warragul to Mallacoota, working with specialist teams within Water Technology including Integrated Stormwater, Floodplain Management, Coast and Environment, Hydrogeology and Waterways and Ecology. Essentially this covers all things concerning the management of surface water and groundwater within our environment. Our Gippsland office works with a mix of government and local private clients. This is an exciting role because it gets fantastic opportunities to do a wide range of interesting work and the benefit of working for a technically excellent consultancy while living away from the rat race in a beautiful regional location!

Key Responsibilities of this role may include:

  • Project management of a range of water, coastal and environmental studies
  • Engagement and workshop facilitation
  • Time and budget management
  • Technical analysis including water modelling and GIS
  • Report writing

To be successful in this role, you will need:

  • Exceptional interpersonal skills
  • Excellent written & verbal communication skills
  • Creativity
  • Proven project management skills
  • Engineering (Environmental or Civil) or Environmental Science degree
  • Strong interest in effective and innovative water management
  • Experience in modelling packages (TUFLOW, RORB, MUSIC and 12d) is desirable
  • Ability to work autonomously
  • A commitment to delivering outstanding service & quality to our clients
  • Interest in being located in the Gippsland Region

The ideal candidate will have the right mix of technical expertise and communication skills to translate our incredibly interesting and technical work into formats that can be understood by our project stakeholders.

A person with a good sense of humour, who works well with little supervision (but full support), is committed to client satisfaction and who enjoys working in a team environment will fit well with our company culture.

An attractive salary package commensurate with experience & qualifications is on offer.

To apply for this role, please an application with a cover letter and current curriculum vitae to [email protected].

Due to the volume of applications expected, only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. We thank you in advance for your time and interest in this role and in working with us.