Senior Environmental Advisor

About the Role:

Coordinate and provide best practice advice regarding environmental approvals and activities for Synergy projects, to ensure a consistent approach and continual improvement in environmental performance.

  • Develop, implement and promote strategies programs and activities to ensure legal compliance and conformance to ISO 14001 to improve environmental performance.

  • Plan and manage environmental approval applications for proposed projects, ensuring projects meet environmental requirements.

  • Manage environmental studies as part of project approvals.

  • Provide environmental management leadership, guidance and advice to environmental team members.


  • External

  • Environmental consultants and contractors.

  • External regulators, industry environmental representatives and industry bodies associated with environmental management.

  • Internal

  • Environment team.

  • Senior leadership team.

  • Guide and advise environmental peers, team leaders and management on appropriate response to effectively and efficiently manage environmental issues.


  • Environmental Policy and Strategy

  • Collaborate with the environment team in the development of environmental strategies and improvement plans.

  • Develop and implement environmental initiatives.

  • Monitor and communicate the effectiveness of environmental initiatives.

  • Environmental Management System

  • Develop, review and update environmental procedures, objectives and targets in collaboration with environment team and key stakeholders and provide recommendations.

  • Facilitate and/or participate in guiding aspect and impact assessments of projects.

  • Provide technical advice for environmental approvals for projects.

  • Coordinate and develop environmental studies and approvals for projects.

  • Improve existing processes, systems, and outputs through continuous improvement.

  • Report on key metrics and data analysis to identify trends and areas for continuous improvement in environmental performance.

  • Provide input into monthly and quarterly environmental and project reports for the GLT, ELT, board and HRSC.

  • Environmental Management Programs and Plans

  • Develop environmental management plans to address key environmental aspects and impacts relating to projects.

  • Prepare scopes of work for environmental studies and approvals.

  • Manage and supervise environmental consultants and contractors.

  • Provide technical expertise to ensure contractor environmental management plans are consistent with requirements and meet environmental protection requirements.

  • Liaise with environmental regulators, industries, industry bodies, organisations on environmental issues and projects.

  • Environmental Performance Monitoring

  • Assist in identifying controls for project and construction environmental impacts.

  • Review consultant environmental reports to ensure required standards are met.

  • Undertake audits and inspections related to environmental approvals and construction environmental management.

  • Environmental Training and Awareness

  • Provide technical input into key training and awareness.

  • Provide support and technical advice to senior management in the identification and management of environmental issues and impacts.

  • Present environmental training and awareness sessions to key stakeholders.

How to Apply:

Click 'Apply', or for a confidential discussion please contact Principal Consultant Katherine Mitchell on (07) 3251 2281 or via email on

Reference Number: 6123J20221767

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Job title: Senior Environmental Advisor
Contract type: Contract
Location: Perth - CBD, Inner & Western Suburbs, Perth
Industry: Environ./Health and Safety Mining, Oil & Gas
Job expiry: 2022-06-20
Reference: 7493J202252


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