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Senior Environmental Consultant, Contaminated Sites & Landfill

Contaminated Land, ENVIRONMENTAL, Landfill, Remediation

Melbourne, VIC

100 — 160

Multiple roles (4) with a quickly growing Australian Environmental Consultancy for Senior Environmental Consultants specialising in Contaminated Land.

This consultancy punches well above its weight in the types of projects it brings in – being size-wise only a mid-tier but competing with the top-tier players.

The Role: 

Aside from its CLM expertise, this consultancy has a strong technical capability in Landfills which is where much of its current needs are. Whilst not necessary, if you have exp in this space it will be highly regarded.

  • Primary project load in waste / landfill (compliance around licensing, Govt & private sector waste).
  • Secondary load in the Petroleum sector (compliance, investigations, remediation / demolition).
  • Assessing and preparing audits for landfills (working on the assessment side, compliance, addressing audits and or licences) – Not specifically design. Design and implemention.
  • Projects are of a good size, sitting around the $1m – $1.5m mark.
  • Long-term (12m+) project pipeline.


  • Working with a GM who is one of the most respected names in the industry.
  • Good work, good clients & a good internal culture.
  • Opportunity to work from home – they prefer people in the office as often as possible but very open to flexible working.
  • Salary: sits above current market average & is very negotiable depending on the skills you bring in. The indicated banding is between $100,000 – $160,000 depending on experience.


  • Ideally 5-10yrs (will consider anyone good from 3 years – particularly with landfill skills)

Other open positions with this consultancy:

  • Principal / Senior Principal in CLM Melbourne.
  •  Senior Principal / Auditor / Principal in Brisbane.
  • Environmental Consultant – Melbourne (2-4 yrs).


This role is business critical for this consultancy so if you are interested in learning more, please don’t hesitate to get in touch. Your approach will be held in confidence.

Peter Dakers – Associate Director
ALRA | Australia’s Leading Recruitment Agency

M: 0405 487 560
P: 1300 002 572

Peter Dakers

Partner - Property Valuations & Environmental