Umwelt offers the experience and insight gained from more than 5000 projects.

Umwelt’s growth and success is attributable to one key factor – our people! We invest highly in professional development and allow the opportunity for each employee to provide feedback in the direction of our business.

As experts in a variety of environmental disciplines, we are committed to collaborate in a workplace enabling inspired, innovative and cutting-edge solutions.

We have an excellent track record for successfully managing complex multidisciplinary and specialist studies for major strategic and development projects.

Although we have grown considerably over the last few years, Umwelt prides itself on the fact that we have been able to maintain a “small company feel” as well as a very positive and cooperative culture amongst our employees.


The advantage of choosing a career with Umwelt is best summarised by the feedback received at a recent staff development day:

  • high ethics / morals / standards;
  • diversity of work both in scale and complexity;
  • good reputation;
  • flexible work conditions;
  • work opportunities at regional, state, national and international levels;
  • supportive and friendly environment;
  • good staff interaction at social events and use of on-site gym facilities;
  • considerate leave entitlements (including parental leave); and
  • access to Company Director.

Position Title: Ecologist (Botanist)

Location: Perth/WA

Due to continued growth within our business, we are looking for a motivated and enthusiastic Ecologist (Botanist).

  • National environmental and social consulting service provider
  • Diverse and interesting ecological project opportunities
  • One of Australia’s largest employee-owned environmental consultancies
  • Vibrant team culture
  • Strong organisational values
  • Working with highly skilled professionals

About the role:

We are seeking an Ecologist (Botanist) who is looking to progress their career in ecological consulting. Our ideal candidate holds prior experience in conducting ecological field work within Western Australia and is motivated to develop their technical skills on a number of exciting Projects.

The successful applicant has prior botanical experience, strives for technical excellence and will be focused on delivering high quality project outcomes.

About you:

We are looking for a motivated and enthusiastic experienced Ecologist (Botanist) who has:

  • Tertiary qualifications in a relevant field, and has 2-6 years’ experience, with prior consulting experience highly regarded
  • Experience in developing and maintaining positive relationships with a range of stakeholders including peers, clients and government agencies
  • Ability to work autonomously, is highly motivated and has strong team commitment.
  • Be willing to work flexible hours and travel for work
  • Demonstrated experience in planning and undertaking flora and fauna surveys
  • Prior experience and demonstrated knowledge of WA Regional Ecosystems is highly regarded

About Umwelt:

Umwelt is a leading environmental and social consultancy that is committed to delivering high quality services, tailored to the needs of our regional, national and international clients. Our people are our number one asset and we are committed to providing a workplace that supports our team to grow. Our large ecology team works across Australia with key sectors including government, resources, renewables, Defence, urban and transport infrastructure and conservation. To learn more about what we do go to: www.umwelt.com.au

 What we offer:

  • A role working alongside highly experienced professionals that can support you to grow and develop professionally.
  • Opportunity to work over a wide geographic area across a range of sectors on diverse and technically challenging projects.
  • Opportunity to progress and develop within a supportive team environment.
  • Flexible work arrangements.
  • An attractive remuneration package.

If you believe you meet the criteria apply via SEEK. Your application should include a Covering Letter addressing how you meet the above essential criteria and your CV outlining your previous experience.

Applications close 12 March 2021, however, we will be interviewing suitable candidates as soon as they are identified and may fill the role prior to this date.  We therefore request that you make your application for this role as soon as possible.

To be eligible for this position you must have legal work rights to work in Australia.

Umwelt is wholly managing this process and applications from third party recruiters will not be accepted.

 


Position Title: Senior or Principal Ecologist

Location: Canberra/ACT

Due to continued growth within our business, we are looking for a motivated and enthusiastic Senior or Principal Ecologist.

  • National service provider
  • Diverse and interesting project opportunities
  • One of Australia’s largest employee-owned environmental consultancies
  • Vibrant team culture
  • Strong organisational values

About the role:

Umwelt is seeking a Senior or Principal Ecologist who is looking to progress their career in ecological consulting, working in NSW and ACT with our Canberra ecology team. The role is preferably based in Canberra, however we will also consider other relevant regional locations in Southern NSW.

Our ideal candidate would have previous experience as an ecological consultant as a BAM accredited assessor, would enjoy dealing with clients and managing projects, and would have sound ecological survey, reporting and assessment skills.

As a Senior or Principal Ecologist, you will work closely with our ACT Ecology Lead, Canberra Office Manager and National Ecology Leader to deliver quality project outcomes.

About you:

We are looking for a motivated and enthusiastic Senior or Principal Ecologist with approximately 8 – 15 years of experience who has:

  • Sound technical ecological and project management skills including experience delivering ecological assessment and management projects in NSW and the ACT, as well as Commonwealth EPBC assessments. Experience in Victoria would also be desirable but is not required.
  • BAM accredited assessor or with extensive experience in BAM and/or other biometric data capture and analysis; capacity to achieve BAM accreditation.
  • An ability to develop and maintain positive relationships with a range of stakeholders including clients and government agencies, as well as other staff.
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills with the capacity to, and experience in preparing and reviewing reports. Willingness to take responsibility for delivery of reports to final quality.
  • Demonstrated experience in the collection and interpretation of ecological and spatial data
  • A degree/post graduate qualification in environmental science, botany, zoology environmental science (or similar).
  • A high level of motivation and self-direction.
  • Demonstrated experience in planning and management of ecological surveys for large scale development or environmental offsetting projects.

About Umwelt:

Umwelt is a leading environmental and social consultancy that is committed to delivering high quality services, tailored to the needs of our regional, national and international clients. Our people are our number one asset and we are committed to providing a workplace that supports our team to grow. Our large ecology team works across Australia with key sectors including government, resources, renewables, Defence, infrastructure, urban development and conservation. To learn more about what we do go to: www.umwelt.com.au 

 What we offer:

  • Opportunities to progress in a senior or principal role.
  • A role working alongside highly experienced professionals that can support you to grow and develop professionally.
  • Opportunity to work over a wide geographic area across a range of sectors on diverse and technically challenging projects.
  • Opportunity to progress and develop within a supportive team environment.
  • Location negotiable in ACT and southern NSW, Canberra preferred.
  • Flexible work arrangements.
  • An attractive remuneration package.

If you believe you meet the criteria apply via SEEK. Your application should include a Covering Letter addressing how you meet the above essential criteria and your CV outlining your previous experience.

Applications close 5 March 2021; however, we will be interviewing suitable candidates as soon as they are identified and may fill the role prior to this date.  We therefore request that you make your application for this role as soon as possible.

To be eligible for this position you must have legal work rights to work in Australia.

Umwelt are wholly managing this process and applications from third party recruiters will not be accepted.

 


Position Title: Ecologist (Botanist)

Location: Newcastle/NSW

Due to continued growth within our business, we are looking for a motivated and enthusiastic Ecologist.

  • National environmental and social consulting service provider
  • Diverse project opportunities
  • One of Australia’s largest employee owned consultancies
  • Vibrant team culture
  • Strong organisational values

About the role:

We are seeking an Ecologist (Botanist) who is looking to progress their career in ecological consulting. Our ideal candidate holds prior experience in conducting ecological field work within New South Wales and is motivated to develop their technical skills on a number of exciting Projects.

The successful applicant has prior botanical experience, strives for technical excellence and will be focused on delivering high quality project outcomes.

About you:

We are looking for a motivated and enthusiastic experienced Ecologist (Botanist) who has:

  • Tertiary qualifications in a relevant field, and has 3-6 years’ experience, with prior consulting experience highly regarded
  • Prior experience in bushfire planning and assessment would be considered favourably.
  • Experience in developing and maintaining positive relationships with a range of stakeholders including peers, clients and government agencies
  • Ability to work autonomously, is highly motivated and has strong team commitment.
  • Be willing to work flexible hours and travel for work
  • Demonstrated experience in planning and undertaking flora surveys
  • Prior experience and demonstrated knowledge of NSW Plant Community Types is highly regarded
  • Desirably BAM accredited or with extensive experience in BAM data capture and analysis

About Umwelt:

Umwelt is a leading environmental and social consultancy that is committed to delivering high quality services, tailored to the needs of our regional, national and international clients. Our people are our number one asset and we are committed to providing a workplace that supports our team to grow. Our large ecology team works across Australia with key sectors including government, resources, renewables, Defence, urban and transport infrastructure and conservation. To learn more about what we do go to: www.umwelt.com.au

 What we offer:

  • A role working alongside highly experienced professionals that can support you to grow and develop professionally.
  • Opportunity to work over a wide geographic area across a range of sectors on diverse and technically challenging projects.
  • Opportunity to progress and develop within a supportive team environment.
  • Flexible work arrangements.
  • An attractive remuneration package.

If you believe you meet the criteria apply via SEEK. Your application should include a Covering Letter addressing how you meet the above essential criteria and your CV outlining your previous experience.

Applications close 5 March 2021; however, we will be interviewing suitable candidates as soon as they are identified and may fill the role prior to this date.  We therefore request that you make your application for this role as soon as possible.

To be eligible for this position you must have legal work rights to work in Australia.

Umwelt is wholly managing this process and applications from third party recruiters will not be accepted.

 


Position Title: Ecologist / Spatial Analyst

Location: Newcastle/NSW

Due to continued growth within our business, we are looking for a motivated and enthusiastic Ecologist / Spatial Analyst.

  • National environmental and social consulting service provider
  • Strong and large Ecology team to learn from
  • Opportunity to develop your skills
  • Diverse project opportunities
  • One of Australia’s largest employee-owned consultancies
  • Vibrant team culture

About the role:

We are seeking an Ecologist / Spatial Analyst who is looking to progress their career in ecological consulting. Our ideal candidate holds prior experience in conducting ecological field work within NSW, has demonstrated skills in spatial analyst work and is motivated to develop their technical skills on a number of exciting Projects.

The successful applicant strives for technical excellence and will be focused on delivering high quality project outcomes.

About you:

We are looking for a motivated and enthusiastic experienced Ecologist/ Spatial Analyst who has:

  • Tertiary qualifications in a relevant field, and has 3-8 years’ experience, with prior consulting experience highly regarded
  • Completed studies in a geospatial related discipline
  • Prior experience in bushfire planning and assessment would be considered favourably.
  • Experience in developing and maintaining positive relationships with a range of stakeholders including peers, clients and government agencies
  • Highly proficient use of QGIS and the ArcGIS platform and detailed understanding of GIS technology solutions
  • Proven ability to interrogate data to assist in decision making
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills, including the ability to effectively share knowledge, ideas and solutions within project teams
  • Experience in delivering and managing data for large scale, complex projects utilising multiple programs across multiple data sets
  • Ability to contribute to proactive development and further enhancement of systems, processes and deliverables within Umwelt
  • Ability to work autonomously, is highly motivated and has strong team commitment.
  • Be willing to work flexible hours and travel for work
  • Demonstrated experience in planning and undertaking ecological surveys
  • Prior experience and knowledge of State and Commonwealth environmental legislation

About Umwelt:

Umwelt is a leading environmental and social consultancy that is committed to delivering high quality services, tailored to the needs of our regional, national and international clients. Our people are our number one asset and we are committed to providing a workplace that supports our team to grow. Our large ecology team works across Australia with key sectors including government, resources, renewables, Defence, urban and transport infrastructure and conservation. To learn more about what we do go to: www.umwelt.com.au

 What we offer:

  • A role working alongside highly experienced professionals that can support you to grow and develop professionally.
  • Opportunity to work over a wide geographic area across a range of sectors on diverse and technically challenging projects.
  • Opportunity to progress and develop within a supportive team environment.
  • Flexible work arrangements.

If you believe you meet the criteria apply via SEEK. Your application should include a Covering Letter addressing how you meet the above essential criteria and your CV outlining your previous experience.

Applications close 5 March 2021; however, we will be interviewing suitable candidates as soon as they are identified and may fill the role prior to this date.  We therefore request that you make your application for this role as soon as possible.

To be eligible for this position you must have legal work rights to work in Australia.

Umwelt is wholly managing this process and applications from third party recruiters will not be accepted.

 


Position Title: Principal Restoration Ecologist

Location: Newcastle/NSW

Due to continued growth of opportunities for our NSW Ecology team, we are seeking to fill a new role within our business of Principal Restoration Ecologist.

    • National service provider
    • Diverse and interesting project opportunities
    • One of Australia’s largest employee owned environmental consultancies
    • Vibrant team culture

About the role:

Umwelt is seeking an experienced Principal Restoration Ecologist to join our strong and highly regarded team of skilled and professional Ecologists, based at our Newcastle office. Our ideal candidate would have an established reputation as a Restoration Ecologist, key contacts within the industry and a strong professional reputation and demonstrated skillset.

This role also needs to enjoy dealing with clients and managing projects, and would have strong ecological survey, reporting and assessment skills. You would have a drive to grow the business and to create market opportunities with clients, and you will be responsible for growing and developing a restoration ecology team.

You will work closely with our NSW Ecology Manager, Principals and National Ecology Leader to deliver quality project outcomes, and to identify market opportunities and develop and implement business growth and improvement strategies.

About you:

We are looking for a motivated and enthusiastic Principal Restoration Ecologist with at least 12 years of experience who has:

  • Strong technical ecological and project management skills including experience delivering ecological restoration and management projects in NSW, as well as for Commonwealth EPBC assessments.
  • A degree/post graduate qualification in environmental science, botany, zoology environmental science (or similar).
  • Substantial restoration ecology experience, such as large-scale bush regeneration and mine/site rehabilitation.
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills with the capacity to prepare and review reports to near final quality
  • A demonstrated ability to develop and maintain positive relationships with a range of stakeholders.
  • A high level of motivation and self-direction and ability to develop and implement business growth and improvement strategies, based on our existing client relationships and your networks.
  • BAM accredited or with extensive experience in BAM and/or other biometric data capture and analysis is desirable.
  • Prior experience in bushfire planning and assessment would be considered favourably.
  • Demonstrated experience in planning and undertaking ecological surveys, with flora survey and assessment experience desirable.

About Umwelt:

Umwelt is a leading environmental and social consultancy that is committed to delivering high quality services, tailored to the needs of our regional, national and international clients. Our people are our number one asset and we are committed to providing a workplace that supports our team to grow. Our large ecology team works across Australia with key sectors including government, resources, renewables, Defence, infrastructure, urban development, and conservation. To learn more about what we do go to: www.umwelt.com.au

 What we offer:

  • A role working alongside highly experienced professionals that can support you to grow and develop professionally.
  • Opportunity to work over a wide geographic area across a range of sectors on diverse and technically challenging projects.
  • Opportunity to progress and develop within a supportive team environment.
  • Flexible work arrangements.

If you believe you meet the criteria apply via SEEK. Your application should include a Covering Letter addressing how you meet the above essential criteria and your CV outlining your previous experience.

Applications close 5 March 2021; however, we will be interviewing suitable candidates as soon as they are identified and may fill the role prior to this date.  We therefore request that you make your application for this role as soon as possible.

To be eligible for this position you must have legal work rights to work in Australia.

Umwelt is wholly managing this process and applications from third party recruiters will not be accepted.

 


Position Title: Restoration Ecologist

Location: Newcastle/NSW

Due to continued growth of opportunities for our NSW Ecology team, we are seeking to fill a new role within our business of Restoration Ecologist.

    • National service provider
    • Diverse and interesting project opportunities
    • One of Australia’s largest employee owned environmental consultancies
    • Vibrant team culture
    • Strong organisational values

About the role:

Umwelt is seeking an experienced Restoration Ecologist to join our strong and highly regarded team of skilled and professional Ecologists, based at our Newcastle office. Our ideal candidate would be developing a strong reputation as a Restoration Ecologist, including key contacts within the industry and a strong professional reputation and demonstrated skillset.

This role will enjoy dealing with clients and delivering projects, and would have strong ecological survey, reporting and assessment skills. You will contribute to the growth and development of a restoration ecology team.

You will work closely with our Principal Restoration Ecologist, and other project managers and Ecologists to deliver quality project outcomes, and to identify market opportunities and develop and implement business growth and improvement strategies.

About you:

We are looking for a motivated and enthusiastic Restoration Ecologist with at least 3 years of experience who has:

  • Strong technical ecological skills including experience delivering ecological restoration and management projects in NSW.
  • A degree/post graduate qualification in environmental science, botany, zoology environmental science (or similar).
  • Strong restoration ecology experience, such as large-scale bush regeneration and mine/site rehabilitation.
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills with the capacity to prepare and review reports to near final quality
  • A demonstrated ability to develop and maintain positive relationships with a range of stakeholders.
  • BAM accredited or with extensive experience in BAM and/or other biometric data capture and analysis is desirable.
  • Prior experience in bushfire planning and assessment would be considered favourably.
  • Demonstrated experience in planning and undertaking ecological surveys, with flora survey and assessment experience desirable.

About Umwelt:

Umwelt is a leading environmental and social consultancy that is committed to delivering high quality services, tailored to the needs of our regional, national and international clients. Our people are our number one asset and we are committed to providing a workplace that supports our team to grow. Our large ecology team works across Australia with key sectors including government, resources, renewables, Defence, infrastructure, urban development, and conservation. To learn more about what we do go to: www.umwelt.com.au

 What we offer:

  • A role working alongside highly experienced professionals that can support you to grow and develop professionally.
  • Opportunity to work over a wide geographic area across a range of sectors on diverse and technically challenging projects.
  • Opportunity to progress and develop within a supportive team environment.
  • Flexible work arrangements.
  • An attractive remuneration package.

If you believe you meet the criteria apply via SEEK. Your application should include a Covering Letter addressing how you meet the above essential criteria and your CV outlining your previous experience.

Applications close 5 March 2021, however, we will be interviewing suitable candidates as soon as they are identified and may fill the role prior to this date.  We therefore request that you make your application for this role as soon as possible.

To be eligible for this position you must have legal work rights to work in Australia.

Umwelt is wholly managing this process and applications from third party recruiters will not be accepted.

 


Position Title:Urban/Environmental Planner

Location: Brisbane/QLD

Due to continued growth within our business, we are looking for a motivated and enthusiastic Urban/Environmental Planner to join our Brisbane team.

  • National environmental and social consultancy service provider
  • Diverse project opportunities
  • Vibrant team culture

About the role:

Our Brisbane team is expanding in response to recent project success and sustained growth . We are looking for a planner who is keen to continue developing their skills delivering a wide variety of planning projects throughout Queensland. You will work closely with our broader Queensland development team, providing you with support to grow your experience and technical knowledge.

The key responsibilities of the role include the provision of development and environmental assessment, delivery of planning reports, pre-feasibility studies and statutory approvals advice.

Our current portfolio of projects includes some of Queensland’s most high-profile renewable energy and infrastructure projects.

About you:

We are looking for an enthusiastic and motivated person that can demonstrate sound planning and project management skills, is a great communicator, has an eye for technical detail, wants to learn and is willing to tackle a broad range of tasks. Experience in development assessment, regulatory approvals advice and consulting is desirable, however we will also consider applicants with a similar background.

You will have:

  • Tertiary qualifications in town planning, environmental science or a related discipline.
  • Ideally 2-5 years’ in statutory planning (Queensland experience preferable) including the preparation and submission of applications
  • Demonstrated knowledge of Queensland planning and environmental legislation
  • Experience in developing and maintaining positive relationships with a range of stakeholders including peers, clients and government agencies
  • Strong report writing skills and experience of delivering progressive and clear recommendations

About Umwelt:

Umwelt is a leading environmental and social consultancy that is committed to delivering high quality services, tailored to the needs of our regional, national and international clients. Our people are our number one asset and we are committed to providing a workplace that supports our team to grow. Our large team works across Australia with key sectors including renewable energy, infrastructure, resources, Defence and industry.

 What we offer:

  • A role working alongside highly experienced professionals that can support you to grow and develop professionally.
  • Opportunity to work across a range of sectors on diverse and technically challenging projects.
  • Strong organisational values
  • An attractive remuneration package.

If you believe you meet the criteria apply via SEEK. Your application should include a Covering Letter addressing how you meet the above essential criteria and your CV outlining your previous experience.

We will be interviewing suitable candidates as soon as they are identified, therefore request that you make your application for this role as soon as possible.

To be eligible for this position you must have legal work rights to work in Australia.

Umwelt is wholly managing this process and applications from third party recruiters will not be accepted.

 


Position Title: Senior/Principal Groundwater Modelling

Location: Brisbane/QLD

An exciting opportunity exists for a talented Senior/Principal Groundwater Modeller to join our growing Hydrogeology team in Brisbane.

  • Vibrant team culture
  • Strong organisational values
  • Project diversity
  • Dynamic and highly skilled team
  • Employee ownership opportunities

About the role:

We are looking for an experienced Senior to Principal Groundwater Modeller with a demonstrated background in undertaking groundwater assessments and a passion for developing innovative solutions. This is a key position within Umwelt’s Hydrogeology team, based at our Brisbane office. The position reports directly to the Leader, Hydrogeology Services and will assist with developing and strengthening Umwelt’s growing groundwater service line.

About you:

We are looking for an experienced Senior to Principal level Groundwater Modeller with the following:

  • Tertiary qualifications in Science or Engineering, with preference for candidates who have completed post graduate research in modelling/hydrogeology
  • A passion for hydrogeology and enjoy developing innovative solutions for clients
  • Demonstrated experience in groundwater consulting, with expertise in groundwater modelling and uncertainty analysis for impact assessments and compliance studies in Australia
  • Expertise with groundwater modelling software (i.e. AlgoMesh, MODFLOW-USG, MODFLOW-SURFACT, FEFLOW, PEST)
  • Expertise in visualisation and GIS software (i.e. ParaView, LeapFrog, QGIS, ArcGIS)
  • Preference for capabilities in coding/scripts (i.e. Python, Fortran)
  • Preparation of reports and documentation detailing results of studies
  • Preparation of proposals.
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • An ability to develop and maintain positive relationships with a range of stakeholders including clients and government agencies
  • A team player who is organised and enjoys working collaboratively with the team and other technical disciplines

 What we offer:

  • A genuine career role for an experienced and enthusiastic Senior to Principal Groundwater Modeller looking to continue to develop their leadership skills and experience
  • A role working alongside well-recognised professionals
  • Opportunity to work across a range of sectors on diverse and technically challenging projects
  • Flexible working arrangements
  • Employee ownership opportunities
  • An attractive remuneration package.

We are a leading environmental and social consultancy committed to delivering high quality services, tailored to the needs of our regional, national and international clients. Our highly skilled team works across Australia in sectors including resources, Defence, infrastructure, mining, industry and renewables. To learn more about what we do go to: www.umwelt.com.au 

Our people are our number one asset and we are committed to providing a workplace that supports our team to grow.

If you believe you meet the criteria apply via SEEK. Your application should include a Covering Letter addressing how you meet the above criteria and your CV outlining your previous experience.

To discuss the role and/or the organisation you can contact Umwelt on 1300 0793 267

Applications close Friday 27 November 2020, however, we will be interviewing suitable candidates as soon as they are identified and may fill the role prior to this date.  We therefore request that you make your application for this role as soon as possible.

Umwelt are wholly managing this process and applications from third party recruiters will not be accepted.

 


Position Title: Senior Hydrogeologist

Location: Brisbane/QLD

An exciting opportunity exists for a talented Senior Hydrogeologist to join our growing Hydrogeology team in Brisbane.

  • Vibrant team culture
  • Strong organisational values
  • Project diversity
  • Dynamic and highly skilled team
  • Employee ownership opportunities

About the role:

We are looking for an experienced Senior Hydrogeologist with a demonstrated background in undertaking groundwater assessments and a passion for developing innovative solutions. This is a key position within Umwelt’s Hydrogeology team, based at our Brisbane office. The position reports directly to the Leader, Hydrogeology Services and will assist with developing and strengthening Umwelt’s growing groundwater service line.

About you:

We are looking for an experienced Senior Hydrogeologist/ with the following:

  • Tertiary qualifications in Science or Environmental Engineering
  • A passion for hydrogeology and enjoy developing innovative solutions for clients
  • Demonstrated experience in groundwater consulting, with expertise in groundwater investigations and impact assessments in Queensland and/or NSW
  • Expertise with groundwater software for pumping/slug test analysis (i.e AquiferTest/Aqtesolv), water quality analysis (i.e ESDAT/AquaChem) and bore logs (i.e. GiNT, CoreGS, Strater).
  • Expertise in visualisation and GIS software (i.e. Corel Draw, LeapFrog, QGIS, MapInfo, ArcGIS)
  • Preparation of reports and documentation detailing results of studies
  • Preparation of proposals.
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • An ability to develop and maintain positive relationships with a range of stakeholders including clients and government agencies
  • A team player who is organised and enjoys working collaboratively with the team and other technical disciplines

What we offer:

  • A genuine career role for an experienced and enthusiastic Senior Hydrogeologist looking to continue to develop their leadership skills and experience
  • A role working alongside well-recognised professionals
  • Opportunity to work across a range of sectors on diverse and technically challenging projects
  • Flexible working arrangements
  • Employee ownership opportunities
  • An attractive remuneration package.

We are a leading environmental and social consultancy committed to delivering high quality services, tailored to the needs of our regional, national and international clients. Our highly skilled team works across Australia in sectors including resources, Defence, infrastructure, mining, industry and renewables. To learn more about what we do go to: www.umwelt.com.au [link removed]

Our people are our number one asset and we are committed to providing a workplace that supports our team to grow.

If you believe you meet the criteria apply via SEEK. Your application should include a Covering Letter addressing how you meet the above criteria and your CV outlining your previous experience.

To discuss the role and/or the organisation you can contact Umwelt on 1300 793 267.

Applications close Friday 27 November 2020, however, we will be interviewing suitable candidates as soon as they are identified and may fill the role prior to this date.  We therefore request that you make your application for this role as soon as possible.

Umwelt are wholly managing this process and applications from third party recruiters will not be accepted.

 


Position Title: Senior Ecologist – Botanist

Location: Newcastle/NSW

Due to continued growth within our business, we are looking for a motivated and enthusiastic Senior Ecologist.

  • National environmental and social consulting service provider
  • Diverse project opportunities
  • One of Australia’s largest employee owned environmental consultancies
  • Vibrant team culture
  • Strong organisational values

About the role:

Umwelt is seeking a Senior Ecologist-Botanist who is looking to progress their career in ecological consulting, preferably based at our Newcastle or Orange office but other regional NSW locations will be considered. Our ideal candidate would have previous experience as an ecological consultant, would enjoy dealing with clients and managing projects, and would have sound ecological survey, reporting and assessment skills.  You will work closely with our NSW Ecology Manager, Principals and National Ecology Leader to deliver quality project outcomes.

About you:

We are looking for a motivated and enthusiastic Senior Ecologist with approximately 5-10 years of experience who has:

  • Sound technical ecological and project management skills including experience delivering ecological assessment and management projects in NSW, as well as Commonwealth EPBC assessments.
  • Demonstrated experience in planning and undertaking ecological surveys, with flora survey and assessment experience desirable.
  • A degree/post graduate qualification in environmental science, botany, zoology environmental science (or similar).
  • A focus in botany (desirable).
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills with the capacity to prepare and review reports to near final quality
  • An ability to develop and maintain positive relationships with a range of stakeholders including clients and government agencies, as well as other staff.
  • A high level of motivation and self-direction.
  • BAM accredited or with extensive experience in BAM and/or other biometric data capture and analysis.

About Umwelt

Umwelt is a leading environmental and social consultancy that is committed to delivering high quality services, tailored to the needs of our regional, national and international clients. Our people are our number one asset and we are committed to providing a workplace that supports our team to grow. Our highly skilled team works across Australia in sectors including resources, Defence, infrastructure, industry and renewables. To learn more about what we do go to: www.umwelt.com.au 

What we offer:

  • A role working alongside highly experienced professionals that can support you to grow and develop professionally.
  • Opportunity to work over a wide geographic area across a range of sectors on diverse and technically challenging projects.
  • Opportunity to progress and develop within a supportive team environment.
  • Flexible work arrangements.
  • An attractive remuneration package.

If you believe you meet the criteria apply via SEEK. Your application should include a Covering Letter addressing how you meet the above essential criteria and your CV outlining your previous experience.

To discuss the role and/or the organisation you can contact Bianca Lockett on (02) 4950 5322.

Applications close 11 September 2020, however, we will be interviewing suitable candidates as soon as they are identified and may fill the role prior to this date.  We therefore request that you make your application for this role as soon as possible.

Umwelt are wholly managing this process and applications from third party recruiters will not be accepted


 

 

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