Jacobs Contaminated Land Consultant in South Brisbane, Australia

Contaminated Land Consultant


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, commercial, and government clients across multiple markets and geographies.

About the opportunity

Due to recent project success and a strong project pipeline within our South Brisbane Water & Environment business line, we are currently looking to recruit a Contaminated Land Consultant, to support the contamination land discipline undertaking quality investigations within the Queensland market through identification and winning of new work.

Areas of responsibility include:

  • Undertake land contamination investigations including field work, analysis and interpretation of data, and preparation of reports under supervision (Queensland / interstate)

  • Organise fieldwork components including management of subcontractors and preparation of health and safety plans

  • Assist in the preparation of proposals for land contamination projects

  • Engage with the clients to develop business relationships and identify work opportunities

About you

To be successful you will have the following skills, knowledge & experience:

  • Be a member of a relevant professional body having recently achieved or actively working towards chartership status

  • Maintain a current knowledge of the industry by appropriate training, association membership and study

  • Demonstrated interest and knowledge in land contamination as a career path, environmental site assessments and remediation

  • Experience leading field work (preferable)

  • A relevant University Degree in either geology / hydrogeology / chemistry / environmental

  • Experience using Office (excel, word), gINT (for publishing test pit and borehole logs) and basic level of skills in spatial programs (google earth, arcmap).

  • Experience with ESDAT (laboratory database) preferable

  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills, including demonstrated competence in complex mathematical problems

This is a great opportunity to work for a global organisation within a highly experienced and industry-leading team. Jacobs promotes a safe workplace and healthy work/life balance for all employees. If you are a focused, driven professional who takes pride in their work and is looking for a challenge to work within a multi-disciplinary environment on complex infrastructure projects then please apply.

Apply online by clicking on the link below.

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Primary Location Australia-Australia Countrywide-South Brisbane

Req ID: NOR0000FP