Environmental Advisor


Location: Woolloomooloo

Job Type: Full time


Ventia Pty Ltd

Ventia’s Roads Operations - Motorways and Tunnels team has an opportunity for an Environmental Advisor. This role will deliver a range of strategies and identify tactics to manage and improve environmental compliance and management.

  • Key Environmental Advisor role within the Transport industry
  • Great team environment with excellent support network
  • Full-time permanent position, attractive range of salary $80,000 - $85,000 (including Super)

About the role
Reporting to the SHEQ Manager, the Environmental Advisor is responsible for ensuring that the NSW Motorways and Tunnels Assets are safe for use at all times and that inconvenience to motorists is kept to a minimum through sound planning, monitoring and management of environment and quality aspects for all Ventia maintenance activities.

The role will manage environment, training and quality assurance side of the project and coordinate work systems to ensure that the services delivered to client meet the highest quality standards outline in the project Maintenance Agreement.

The role will include periodic shift work and cross functional support for other adjacent company managed assets.

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

  • Co-ordinate and deliver elements of Environmental Management Programs including preparation of environmental reports and management of environmental initiatives
  • Manage information and report on specific projects; achievements against targets; and new initiatives
  • Identify and implement environmental improvement initiatives
  • Own and maintain client relationships
  • Ongoing maintenance of the Maintenance Environmental Management Plan and the Sustainability Management Plan
  • Prepare and review site specific environmental management documentation, such as WEMP’s, Operating procedures & work method statements
  • Coach and advise team members on setting Environment & Sustainability objectives and KPIs, as well as identifying and mitigating environmental risks
  • Plan and carry out regular Environment & Sustainability inspections & audits
  • Facilitate Environment & Sustainability incident reporting and investigations
  • Coordinate environmental impact assessment approvals and other environmental permits and licenses

What’s on offer

  • Ventia offers you a flexible, supportive, and inclusive work environment where you matter
  • We take our people’s careers seriously, helping them to learn and grow
  • There’s nothing more important to us than keeping our people and the public safe
  • We look after each other and foster our people’s wellbeing

About you

  • Diploma qualification in Systems Environmental/ Safety / Quality or related field
  • Lead Auditor qualification in one or more of Quality, Safety & Health and/or environmental disciplines
  • ICAM Trained Lead Investigator an advantage
  • Written and verbal communication skills
  • Analytical, negotiation and relationship skills
  • Knowledge of environmental legislation
  • Knowledge of quality standards and auditing requirements
  • Computer skills in company's current software, spreadsheet database and e-mail
  • Ability to develop and facilitate task training or skills to suit specific project activities
  • Knowledge of maintaining accredited management systems

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.

First Nations people are encouraged to apply for this vacancy.

How to apply

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