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Work type: Permanent
Location: Australia - NSW
Categories: Geoservices

  Contaminated Land Consultant– Sydney, New South Wales


  • Develop your career with a leader in the environmental and ground engineering design consulting industry
  • Springboard your career and work on cool projects
  • Sydney, New South Wales


Some roles are all about the work. Ours are all about opportunity. Sharing knowledge, exploring new thinking and delivering smart solutions.


About the role

This role isn’t just a desk job. It’s about getting out in the field and experiencing hands on learning, being exposed to how we engage with our clients and contractors and preparing technical reports for a diverse range of challenging projects.


You’ll be part of our specialist Site Assessment and Remediation (SAR) group – a multi-disciplinary team of engineers, geologists, hydrogeologists, chemists and environmental practitioners working throughout Australia and New Zealand.

What makes us different is that we are recognised globally for our consulting expertise and our ability to provide smart solutions to our clients. That means that you’ll work on a broad range of client projects and learn from some of the most talented environmental professionals in the industry.  For the right candidate, this role will be a springboard to work on exciting opportunities and advancement.

Here’s what you’ll be focussed on as you develop your skills:

  • Field investigation and sampling
  • Observing and guiding site remediation activities
  • Collating, analysing and interpreting data to prepare technical reports
  • Assisting with proposals and project correspondence


About you

We’re looking for a civil/environmental engineer, geologist, hydrogeologist, soil or environmental scientist with 1 to 2 years experience in contaminated land consulting to join our growing team in Sydney. 

You’ll need sound analytical and report writing skills, confidence in interacting with clients and a commitment to ongoing professional development, ideally aiming towards Certified Practitioner level. A working knowledge of guidelines and standards related to the management of contamination land in NSW is desirable.

You will take a flexible approach to your work and be highly motivated, organised and have a genuine interest in the assessment and management of contaminated land, with a desire to build a career in this area.


Please note: You must hold permanent Australian work rights and a current Australian Driver’s License to apply for this position.


About us


Our specialists at Coffey are experts in geotechnical, environmental, testing and project management services.  We deliver technical excellence to manage complex risks for our clients – providing value throughout the asset lifecycle in the transport and property infrastructure, and energy and resources sectors.

In 2016, we joined Tetra Tech, a leading provider of consulting, engineering, program management, construction management, and technical services. We’re now part of a team of 16,000 people working in 400 locations across the globe – combining the resources of a global, multibillion dollar company with Coffey’s reputation and deep expertise in the regions that we operate.

Our goal is to be the premier provider of consulting and engineering services in each of the markets we serve and locally to be the premier consulting firm in our service areas for the Asia-Pacific region

Coffey believes in equal opportunity.

We care about what makes us different - and it’s our people.
We value our unique backgrounds, experiences and thinking. Our clients do too. They’re the very things that fuel collaboration and ingenuity in the solutions we deliver.

Please call June Roberts on 94061230 if you would like further information about this position.


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