Graduate Environmental Scientist / Engineer / Occupational Hygienist


Graduate Environmental Scientist / Engineer / Occupational Hygienist

Sydney Based Opportunity – commencement July 2019

JBS&G’s Sydney office is seeking dynamic and driven graduate environmental engineers/scientists/occupational hygienists to join its energetic team which includes an in-house NSW EPA Accredited Auditor, Contaminated Land Certified Practitioners and stakeholder risk management personnel.

JBS&G is a vibrant and fast-growing environmental consultancy that offer a niche range of services. JBS&G currently employs 200 professionals across Australia and within this expanding group we have created specialist contaminated land and hazardous materials consultant teams. We have a reputation as being fast and capable experts in our chosen fields, which is reflected in the scale of the company’s projects across all of Australia. JBS&G is currently included on a range of government and national consulting panels and contracts with government and institutional companies in addition to significant commitments to clients within the urban development, mining, oil, gas and renewable energy sectors.

With projects across all of Australia, whilst you will be based in the Sydney office, there are good opportunities for short-duration (less than 2 week) project-related travel during your employment in addition to the potential for opportunities to live and work in other Australian capital cities.

The successful candidates will have the following attributes:

  • An Environmental Engineering / Science or Occupational Hygiene Degree with a sound understanding of geology, hydrogeology, chemistry and/or occupational hygiene related concepts.
  • A keen interest in Contaminated Land Assessment/Remediation; and/or
  • Occupation Hygiene, specifically hazardous materials occurrence/exposure management.
  • Willingness and capability to travel to areas outside of Sydney.
  • Confidence and ability to work independently in fieldwork settings.
  • Driver’s License – vehicles provided.
  • High attention to detail.
  • Ability to evaluate and derive solutions when faced with the unexpected.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Be pro-active, self-motivated and friendly.

Selection of suitable candidates will be based on potential rather than just experience and as such fresh university graduates with limited industry experience are encouraged to apply as well as those with up to 2 year’s experience.

A competitive and attractive salary package will be offered to the right applicant(s), including smartphone and travel allowances and contributions towards future professional development opportunities (eg, postgraduate university courses, industry seminar participation, etc). Mentoring will also be provided by one of JBS&G’ s highly experienced industry leaders, to further develop the skills and capabilities of the successful candidates.

Interested applicants are requested to forward their applications, including a cover letter and a full CV of qualifications and experience to the NSW Operations Manager by email at [email protected] by Monday 27th May 2019.

JBS&G is a member of the Australian Contaminated Land Consultants Association and is an equal opportunity employer.

The JBS&G Sydney office offers an exciting and friendly working environment and is situated a 2-minute walk to Wynyard transport interchange.

For more details about JBS&G please visit our website.

Please note to be eligible to apply for this position you must already have an appropriate Australian work visa.



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