Douglas Partners Pty Ltd is a wholly Australian owned industry-leading geotechnical, environmental and groundwater consulting firm employing over 500 people throughout 18 offices across Australia. Our corporate purpose is to provide Understanding and Solutions from the Earth’s Surface Down. We are employee owned and managed, with a key objective of providing outstanding service to our clients.
At Douglas Partners, our staff are committed to the objective of fostering a safe, supportive and cooperative work environment with efficient systems and diverse staff, who are expected to adapt, learn and grow their technical expertise and character to full potential.
About The Role
We are seeking a highly motivated person who has completed professional qualifications in Environmental Engineering or Environmental Science, preferably with Honours, and with a focus on contaminated land investigations and remediation.
Duties will include:
- Assisting senior staff with contaminated land investigations
- Field investigation work
- Soil, surface and groundwater sampling
- Site history investigations
- Logging of subsurface conditions
- Proposal and report writing
About The Candidate
The successful applicant will have excellent oral and written communication skills and be able to operate effectively in a team environment. The applicant must not only be a keen learner with a positive, can-do attitude, they must also enjoy working outdoors and be comfortable working independently in rural and occasionally remote locations. The applicant must hold a Class C manual driver’s license, and have the ability to work any day or night of the week if required (including short and extended periods away from Brisbane).
Advantages and Benefits of Working for Douglas Partners
Douglas Partners is a company that is committed to investing in your future. Apart from offering a competitive salary and excellent benefits, the company also offers a supportive environment where all staff are encouraged to continue professional development to improve technical skills and for career advancement.
Application should include:
- a brief cover letter
- a resume and any work experience references
- a copy of university transcript
Only Australian citizens or permanent residents need apply.
(Please note that only shortlisted candidates will be contacted)