Senior Contaminated Land Consultant


Australia - Queensland, Townsville

Job Summary

AECOM has an exciting opportunity for a diligent environmental professional to join our growing team in North Queensland. Based in our regional hub in Townsville, this role will see you working as part of our established Geoscience and Remediation Services (GRS) team. Alongside environmental engineers, scientists and hydrologists you will be consult on a wide range of projects, including large international oil and gas, mining and public sector clients across north QLD and further afield.

As a senior practitioner, this role will see you working closely with our project teams to undertake work programs designed to provide innovative and progressive project solutions for our clients. In addition to developing your technical skills, this opportunity offers you the chance to utilise your business development and client management skills, as well as team coordination and support.

Join our local team, whilst also being connected to an international network of technical experts. Take the next step in your career.

Minimum Requirements

  • 6-10 years’ industry experience, preferably working within a consulting environment;
  • Demonstrated experience in contaminated land management, environmental site assessments and remediation – highly desirable;
  • Experience leading and undertaking field work – highly desirable;
  • Experience in Mining and Defence projects – desirable.

You will pride yourself on your ability to provide high quality interpretive and technical reporting and will be confident around environmental sample collection and interaction with subcontractors.

Preferred Qualifications

  • A relevant University Degree in either geology, hydrogeology, agricultural science, chemistry, environmental management or related engineering;
  • Experience using ESdat, gINT, ArcGIS, GWSDAT;
  • Current C-Class Manual Drivers Licence – Essential;
  • Four wheel drive training and other relevant industry inductions (ISI, White Card, Coal Induction) – Preferred;
  • Defence Security Clearance (or ability to obtain.)

What We Offer

When you join AECOM, you become part of a company that is

pioneering the future . Our teams around the world are involved in some of the most cutting-edge and innovative projects and programs of our time, addressing the big challenges of today and shaping the built environment for generations to come. We ensure a workplace that encourages growth, flexibility and creativity, as well as a company culture that champions

inclusion, diversity and overall

employee well-being through programs supported by company leadership. Our

core values define who we are, how we act and what we aspire to, which comes down to not only

delivering a better world , but working to “make amazing happen” in each neighborhood, community and city we touch. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.


Australia - Queensland, Townsville

Job Summary

AECOM has an exciting opportunity for a diligent environmental professional to join our growing team in North Queensland. Based in our regional hub in Townsville, this role will see you working as part of our established Geoscience and Remediation Services (GRS) team. Alongside environmental engineers, scientists and hydrologists you will be consult on a wide range of projects, including large international oil and gas, mining and public sector clients across north QLD and further afield.

As a senior practitioner, this role will see you working closely with our project teams to undertake work programs designed to provide innovative and progressive project solutions for our clients. In addition to developing your technical skills, this opportunity offers you the chance to utilise your business development and client management skills, as well as team coordination and support.

Join our local team, whilst also being connected to an international network of technical experts. Take the next step in your career.

Minimum Requirements

  • 6-10 years’ industry experience, preferably working within a consulting environment;
  • Demonstrated experience in contaminated land management, environmental site assessments and remediation – highly desirable;
  • Experience leading and undertaking field work – highly desirable;
  • Experience in Mining and Defence projects – desirable.

You will pride yourself on your ability to provide high quality interpretive and technical reporting and will be confident around environmental sample collection and interaction with subcontractors.

Preferred Qualifications

  • A relevant University Degree in either geology, hydrogeology, agricultural science, chemistry, environmental management or related engineering;
  • Experience using ESdat, gINT, ArcGIS, GWSDAT;
  • Current C-Class Manual Drivers Licence – Essential;
  • Four wheel drive training and other relevant industry inductions (ISI, White Card, Coal Induction) – Preferred;
  • Defence Security Clearance (or ability to obtain.)

What We Offer

When you join AECOM, you become part of a company that is

pioneering the future . Our teams around the world are involved in some of the most cutting-edge and innovative projects and programs of our time, addressing the big challenges of today and shaping the built environment for generations to come. We ensure a workplace that encourages growth, flexibility and creativity, as well as a company culture that champions

inclusion, diversity and overall

employee well-being through programs supported by company leadership. Our

core values define who we are, how we act and what we aspire to, which comes down to not only

delivering a better world , but working to “make amazing happen” in each neighborhood, community and city we touch. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.

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