Jacobs Senior Associate Environment - Defence in Perth, Australia
Senior Associate Environment - Defence
Jacobs is one of the world’s leading providers in technical, professional and construction services. We specialise in architecture, engineering and construction, operations and maintenance, as well as scientific and consulting. Our client portfolio includes industrial, mining, commercial and government clients across multiple markets and geographies.
About the opportunity
Our current workload within the Water and Environment business has grown and we are looking to recruit an experienced Senior Associate Environment (Defence). This role will provide leadership and technical support during all project phases to ensure that the project designs meet operational requirements and specified engineering standards. Based in Perth and reporting to Section Leader - Environmental Services you will work as part of the team on a broad range of projects while you develop and build your own client relationships driving work winning activities, including the preparation of bids. Other key responsibilities include;
Identify and target business development opportunities
Support Client Managers with service delivery to clients
Lead and contribute to strong business performance (project delivery, work winning)
Coach and mentor staff with an aim to supporting professional development
Technical input and quality of outputs
Delivering high quality solutions that meet client expectations
Successful delivery of projects on time and to budget
Ensure that all the project work complies with statutory and regulatory requirements and company policies and practices
Key attributes for this role include:
7-15 years professional experience in environmental management/ consulting in Australia.
Proven track record in client relationship building, proposal and bid preparation, project management and technical delivery.
Environmental project experience including government (State/Federal), built environment and resource sector.
Assist in the technical development of junior staff
Network of WA based client and industry contacts
Experience in providing input into multi-disciplinary environmental teams across multiple geographies.
Desirable attributes include:
Technical skills and experience in assessment and remediation of Contaminated Sites.
Experience and/or relationships with the Australian Dept of Defence.
In addition, you will have:
Bachelor of Environmental Science / Management, Bachelor of Regional and Town Planning/ Bachelor or Environmental Planning or equivalent
Member of or eligible for membership of the Planning Institute of Australia
Project management training/accreditation desirable
Demonstrated leadership experience
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Primary Location Australia-Australia Countrywide-Perth
Req ID: CEN0000DG