Job Details
  • ReferenceBH-144292
  • LocationCanberra
  • Salary$120000 per annum
  • Job TypeFull Time
  • Postedabout 1 month ago
  • ConsultantJess Kaur
As one of the Australia’s largest providers of human resources solutions, Chandler Macleod has a proven track record of unleashing potential in people and companies. For over 40 years Chandler Macleod’s recruitment business has connected leading-edge projects and employers with outstanding business professionals.

Our client is seeking to engage an Environmental Technician on a Full time, Permanent basis.

Position Overview

Duties & Responsibilities:
  • Assist in the development and implementation of environmental compliance programs
  • Undertaking audits and inspections in site and office environments
  • Undertake reporting to environmental authorities
  • Participate in Health and Safety Environmental (ISO 14001) certification process.
  • Traveling Interstate to our facilities
  • Organizing and coordinating environmental activities with our contractors
  • Attending prestart meetings and deliver took box talks
  • Conducting Incident investigation and management including reporting and action follow up
  • Working with site and office teams ensuring compliance to current environmental legislation
  • Maintaining accurate records and data utilizing company and external systems
  • Developing and delivering environmental awareness training sessions for employees & contractors
  • Communicating with other departments within the company regarding environmental issues that may affect them
  • Participate in developing and implementing environmental policies and procedures to prevent workplace incidents
  • Performing risk assessments to determine the potential for accidents or injuries in specific activities or work settings, develop strategies to prevent them from occurring
  • Advising managers about effective ways to manage their teams and contractors in an effective manner
Knowledge, Skills & Qualifications Required:
  • Relevant tertiary qualifications in Environmental Science/Management or Environmental Engineering
  • 3-5 years’ experience in a related industry, in an environmental role
  • Excellent Knowledge of environmental legislation
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • A high level of critical thinking and problem-solving skills
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • A high level of computer skills
  • A high level of organisational skills
  • A passion for continual improvement of environmental performance
  • Ability to lead and motivate on site teams in environmentally sustainable practices
  • Auditor qualifications are highly desirable

If you feel you are a suitable candidate submit your application by hitting “Apply for this job”. Alternatively, you can call Fiona Bell on 02 6268 9931 or email for further discussion.