Senior Environmental Officer


Location: Sydney

Job Type: Full time


Ventia Pty Ltd

Ventia is proud to have the Sydney Roads Asset Performance (SRAP) Contract for the Parklands zone by Transport for NSW (TfNSW)

  • We offer long term stability with a contract term for 9 years plus options to extend
  • This is an opportunity to learn and advance your career further
  • Full-time permanent position that is based in Arndell Park
  • Competitive salary and company benefits

Bring your expertise and experience as an Senior Environmental planner to assist our team and be rewarded with exposure to one of the largest essential providers in Australia and New Zealand.

Key responsibilities of this role include but are not limited to:

  • Provide planning, environmental approval and statutory advice to clients
  • Develop and maintain strong working relationships with client counterparts within TfNSW and external regulatory bodies
  • Prepare approval applications, planning assessments and feasibility studies
  • Support the development of technical assessments, management plans and other documentation
  • Work with delivery and maintenance teams to ensure environmental controls are planned and implemented on site in line with the Activity Specific Environmental Controls, Review of Environmental Factors and TfNSW's G36 SRAP Specification
  • Identification and communication of environmental risks in early planning stage of project delivery
  • Conduct environmental inspections, incident investigations and implementation of corrective actions and distribution of lessons learnt

What's on offer:

  • Ventia offers you a flexible, supportive, and inclusive work environment where you matter
  • Abundant opportunities for training and upskilling
  • Work in an environment where creativity and autonomy is promoted
  • Casual team lunches and monthly team outings
  • Yours and public safety is pivotal and of prime importance here at Ventia

About you:

  • Relevant experience in environment-related role within transport, heavy industry, service, or construction
  • Experience undertaking or leading the development of MWREFs
  • Degree in Science, Engineering or any other related discipline
  • Knowledge of environmental standards, legislation, and regulatory requirements
  • Experience in environment and assessment field (preferably with transport background)

About Ventia:

Ventia is a leading infrastructure services company, operating across Australia and New Zealand. Our clients are the owners and operators of assets that are critical to our local communities. We pride ourselves on working smart, safely, and sustainably, harnessing the latest technologies and brightest minds. With a diverse and proud heritage, we have a track record of delivering essential services to the communities in which we operate.


We acknowledge the importance of our people's diverse experiences, talents, and cultures. Embracing diversity and creating inclusion is a key component of our talent strategy. The creation of a diverse, inclusive workforce is central to our ability to unlock potential and enhance our success. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people are encouraged to apply for this vacancy.

How to apply:

If you are looking to expand your career with a business that rewards and values its employees, we look forward to receiving your application.

Position Reference Number: 148495

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