Environmental Advisor - Ryans Corner Wind Farm (Western Vic)

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Work type: Full Time - Permanent
Location: VIC - Regional
Categories: Health, Safety & Environment

Company
As market-leaders in complex project delivery for the Infrastructure, Renewables and Resources sectors, Decmil continue to successfully deliver integrated, multi-disciplinary construction and engineering solutions for clients across Australasia. Due to the award of a key contract on the Ryan's Corner Wind Farm located near Port Fairy, Decmil are seeking an experienced Environmental Advisor to join the team on a DIDO 10:4 Roster.

Responsibilities
As an Environmental Advisor you will be responsible for assisting the development and maintenance of the Environmental Management Plan/s, looking after site controls and supporting the integration of sustainability principles and practices on the project. Responsibilities include; 

  • Assist in the continual improvement and maintenance of the Environmental Management System and site environmental controls.
  • Maintain knowledge of the contract including environmental specifications.
  • Participates in project risk and opportunity workshops
  • Assist in recognising and promoting safe behaviours.
  • Promote environmental & sustainability initiatives.
  • Undertake site inspections / audits of worksites and sub-contractor facilities, as required.
  • Participate in incident notifications and investigations, including close-out of actions with the project team and sub-contractors.
  • Provide training to construction workforce through toolbox talks, pre-starts and inductions.
  • Undertake environmental monitoring to ensure compliance with Project approvals and licence conditions, including QA/QC, data management and reporting.
  • Ensures necessary environmental equipment / supplies / services are identified and available on the project site.
  • Support with emergency response requirements where applicable.
  • Collate the necessary information required for end of month reporting, including emission data, to meet both Corporate and Client requirements.

Background
To be considered for this role you will have:

  • Comprehensive knowledge of environmental management techniques relating to the construction industry.
  • Recognised tertiary qualifications in Environmental Science / Bachelor of Science or equivalent
  • Sound working knowledge of ISO AS/NZS 14001, including auditing requirements
  • Understanding of Environmental legislation and statutory approval processes
  • Understanding of sustainability principals and rating frameworks
  • Sound verbal and written presentation skills.
  • Excellent written, communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Sound computer literacy skills with a good understanding and proficient in Microsoft Office Software particularly with Outlook, Word and Excel.
  • Able to influence and communicate effectively with all stakeholders.
  • Efficient time management skills and effective problem-solving ability.
  • Able to respond to and prioritise requests and tasks in a calm and efficient manner while maintaining high work standards and attention to detail.
  • Self-motivated individual with a hands-on attitude.

Project
The 218MW Ryan Corner wind farm is located near Port Fairy in Victoria where a joint venture between Decmil and RJE Global have been awarded a $65m+ “balance of plant” contract, including the design and construction of some of the key components of the 52-turbine wind farm.

Port Fairy
Uncover history in every corner of this charming fishing village at the end of the Great Ocean Road. The last destination on Victoria's famed Shipwreck Coast, Port Fairy boasts wide streets lined with nineteenth century cottages, great Norfolk pines and old stone churches. Take a walk down to the local port, one of the busiest fishing ports in Victoria, head out to sea on a guided fishing trip or take a cruise out to the seal colony on Lady Julia Percy Island. Keep an eye out for breaching southern right whales off Port Fairy's coast during the winter months also when the whales come in to mate and calve.

Apply
Please call Leigh Rowbottom from Talent Associates on 1300 363 445 or click "apply now" to lodge an application for the role.

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