Key People

Jessica Paulsen

Associate / Geo-Environmental Scientist

Jessica is an Associate of Douglas Partners with over 10 years’ experience in environmental and geotechnical consulting. Jessica graduated from the University of Newcastle with a Bachelor of Environmental Science majoring in Chemistry in 2005. She commenced employment with Douglas Partners in 2007 after working two years as a Chemist in a NATA accredited research and development laboratory. 

Jessica is a Geo-environmental Scientist who is currently based in our Central Coast Office and has previously worked for extended periods in New South Wales and the Northern Territory with short periods in northern Western Australia.  She has been involved in and managed many projects where sites were located in remote areas of the NT and northern WA.  

Jessica has extensive experience in both environmental and geotechnical projects; and particular interest in contamination assessments and acid sulfate soil assessments and management plans. She has been involved in assessing and remediating several contaminated sites which eventually achieved Site Audit Reports and Statements in accordance with the NSW CLM Act 1997, most recently these being the Australian Technology Park at Eveleigh, SUEZ Recycling Facility at Chullora and the Carslaw Building Extension at The University of Sydney’s Camperdown Campus.