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Environmental Specialist – Compliance

  • West Perth, WA, AU
  • April 11, 2023
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The Company and Benefits

Join an ASX listed, Australian-based mineral resources company who is developing an industrial minerals business with a sustainable project as its initial focus. We require an experienced Environmental Specialist with a focus on Compliance to work from our client's Perth based head office for a permanent, full time opportunity (maximum term until December 2025).

  • Centrally located with easy access to public transport
  • Flexible contractor engagement (PAYG, Pty Ltd Company or Family/Discretionary Trusts)
  • Local, in-house payroll team

The Role

The Environmental Specialist (Compliance) will ensure that our client meets all Environmental Compliance aspects on their projects.

Key responsibilities include but aren't limited to:

  • Ensure an integrated working relationship between our client's Approvals and Heritage/Land Access teams with the Project Environment Team.
  • Maintain an up-to-date Obligations Register inclusive of all applicable regulatory obligations.
  • Support environmental operational compliance programs via desktop and site-based compliance audits (and inspections).
  • Support the capture of metrics to baseline, measure, and report on environmental performance and risk.
  • Develop collaborative and productive relationships with all key stakeholders (internal and external), including Contractor and Subcontractor teams, to assist the delivery of an effective EMS.

Skills & Experience

The successful candidate will have several years experience in a similar role within the mining industry (construction/operational environments) as well as well-developed communication, negotiation, and problem-solving skills.

  • Degree qualified in Environmental Science or equivalent.
  • Demonstrated exposure to relevant legislation including Environmental Protection Act (1986), Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act (1999) and Mining Act (1978).
  • Demonstrated participation in regulatory or contractual compliance programs, preferably for large resource projects in Western Australia.
  • Demonstrated ability to analyse data and information to provide well informed recommendations and guidance to stakeholders.
  • Demonstrated experience in supporting the development of internal and external reports, including regulatory reports, to assist in meeting compliance requirements and measuring/enhancing social and/or environmental performance.

About Us, Energy Resourcing

Energy Resourcing Australia Pty Ltd is part of a leading global Recruitment organisation, with clients in the Oil & Gas, Power & Renewable Energy, Chemicals, Petrochemicals & Refining, Mining, Consulting and Construction sectors.

We are a high-quality Recruitment and Contractor Management partner with a strong reputation in our industry with our customers and contractor personnel. Our Perth team, including certified HR professionals, have experience providing Recruitment, Contract Management and Payroll Services to our clients across Australia and New Zealand.

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