Environmental Manager


Location: Brisbane

Job Type: Full time


Do you want to be part of an iconic local project?

We have an exciting opportunity for an Environmental Manager to join the HSSE team in Regionerate Rail Project! Based at our Brisbane office, in this role you will effectively be responsible for the implementation and development of the Project’s Environment Management System. In addition, you will ensure the project delivers a sustainable and positive environmental impact on the region we are working while meeting operating standards, statutory requirements and client specifications.

Who we are

We are a pioneering company. At Clough, we harness our people’s innovative thinking through engineering and construction solutions that deliver a sustainable future today. We work with clients across the infrastructure, resources and energy industries.

Who you are

Courageous. Motivated. Curious. Passionate. Creative. These are just a few words that describe you. 

Your focus will include: 

  • Continue development of environmental systems in accordance with the ISO 14001 standard

  • Preparation of Environmental Management Plans (EMPs) and procedures for the project

  • Lead environmental management for the project including environmental audits and inspections

  • Provide specialist advice, support and coordination to the project delivery team including advice on environmental incident reporting and investigations

  • Identify, assess and resolve environmental issues in compliance with environmental legislation

  • Train and raise awareness of environmental issues and responsibilities amongst stakeholders

What you will bring to the team: 

  • Degree qualified in Environmental Engineering, Environmental Science or similar

  • At least 10+ years relevant environmental lead experience or 5+ years’ experience as a Environmental manager with the civil infrastructure

  • Experience managing a small team and establishing effective and efficient procedures for monitoring, data collection and reporting.

  • Solutions focused approach addressing emerging risks and challenges

  • Excellent interpersonal skills with the ability to work in a co-operative manner across all levels

  • Flexibility to travel to the project site in and as required for the role and project

  • Rail Industry experience is desired

Our benefits

We have created an environment that brings out the best in our people. Clough’s people enjoy industry leading benefits such as:

  • Exposure to a range of projects and industries

  • Flexible and remote work options to manage work and lifestyle commitments

  • Ongoing training for career progression

  • Industry leading paid parental leave program from the day you join

  • Mental health and wellbeing programs 

  • A competitive remuneration package

  • Employee assistance program for employees and their families

  • Special offers on health insurance, salary packaging, banking, travel, groceries and more

We’re building a diverse workforce  

At Clough, we are committed to building a workforce that reflects the communities in which we work and live. To us, workplace diversity means creating an inclusive environment that accepts every person, embraces their differences, and provides opportunities for all to achieve their full potential. 

We are a certified Employer of Choice for Gender Equality by WGEA, a partner with Pride in Diversity, a recognised employer of choice by WORK180, a signatory of the Veterans’ Employment Commitment and an active member of CEOs for Gender Equity and Champions for Change Coalition. We strongly encourage people with disability, Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander people, mature aged workers and people from culturally diverse backgrounds to apply.

We are delivering some of Australia’s most exciting and pioneering projects across the energy, resources and infrastructure industries, so if you’re driven and keen, apply now!

Once we receive your application, it will be reviewed for shortlisting. Should your application be shortlisted we will contact you. 

Please note: Clough reserves the right to commence the shortlisting process for this role immediately and the right to remove the advertisement before the closing date. Agency submissions will not be considered for this position.

You’ve got this!