Sustainability and Environmental Manager


Location: Sydney

Job Type: Full time


Ventia Pty Ltd

  • Lead the delivery of Sustainability and Environmental services for a major contract
  • A rewarding opportunity to work on major tunnel infrastructure projects
  • Be part of a supportive team while developing your capability

About the role
The Sustainability and Environmental Manager is a key leadership role in developing sustainability services offerings and in delivering strategic and environmental results to key clients predominantly in the Transport Sector.

What you’ll be doing

  • Co-ordinate and deliver elements of Environmental Sustainability Management Programs including preparation of environmental plans, reports, and management of environmental initiatives.
  • Manage information and report to the client as required in relation to specific projects, achievements against targets, and new initiatives.
  • Identify and implement environmental improvement initiatives and ensure the delivery against agreed milestones in line with NSW legislation and ensure the delivery against milestones.
  • Integrate service delivery with industry performance frameworks such as ISC, ISO, NABERS, etc.
  • Keep up to date with changing legislation, sustainability frameworks, and industry trends to support the delivery to clients
  • Lead the delivery of Sustainability Services in partnership with the client
  • Liaise with appropriate bodies (Industry Associations, Government Co-ordinating Agencies, electricity, and water supply organizations, etc)
  • Own and maintain client relationships and be the key liaison person for sustainability advisory services
  • Support all client and internal audits (as required)
  • Strengthen stakeholder and client relationships
  • Lead with an energetic approach to work and team achievements within a no-blame environment

What's on offer

  • A workplace that embraces diversity and inclusion
  • Competitive remuneration with on-going training and support
  • Organisation that truly values and practices flexible working options
  • Personalised career growth with a suite of wellness initiatives and benefits

Ventia has also partnered with some reputable organisations to be able to offer discounts on Health Insurance, Banking (new home loans, credit cards, everyday bank accounts), flights & accommodation, car hire, car leasing, and much more

About you

  • Relevant training and qualifications in Environmental/Sustainability Studies, Science, Engineering, and/or related disciplines.
  • Experience in sustainability initiative identification and sustainability project management
  • Infrastructure Sustainability Accredited Professional or in the process of completing the training
  • Experience with ISO 14001
  • A sound understanding of industry Corporate Social Responsibility Frameworks and Sustainability related legislations
  • Skilled in using Microsoft Office, particularly MS Excel and PowerPoint
  • Good communication skills, both written and verbal
  • Demonstrated interpersonal communication skills and the ability to work as a member of a team
  • An ability to work flexibly and adaptively in a complex environment with multiple stakeholders
  • Proficiency and experience with the use of PowerBI an advantage

Note: Due to security requirements, this role is open to Australian Citizens

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
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Position Reference Number: 139495

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