Senior Environmental Advisor


About this role: Senior Environmental Advisor

About this role: Senior Environmental Advisor

Brunel are seeking a Senior Environmental Advisor to join a global leader in the mining sector, leading a team of environmental specialist. The team is primarily responsible for environmental monitoring and data analysis, compliance verification and reporting, communication and stakeholder engagement, as well as providing contracts support for ongoing works.

Key responsibilities will include:

  • Environmental incident response, review and support.
  • Compliance verification of legal environmental obligations.
  • Provide oversight and monitoring of ground disturbance activities and allocations.
  • Coordinate reporting requirements for Works Approvals and Licenses.
  • Manage data and draft reports for statutory compliance.
  • Oversee and assist monitoring requirements for statutory requirements.
  • Investigate potential exceedances of targets and trigger levels.
  • Assist with the development and implementation of corrective and preventative actions.
  • Develop and deliver environmental training and communications material.
  • Contractor management (audits, work area inspections, training & reports)
  • Participate in safety leadership initiatives through field interactions and critical control monitoring audits.



  • Previous resource sector experience, preferably in mine construction.
  • Tertiary qualification within Environmental Science, Management or Engineering discipline.
  • Demonstrable knowledge of relevant West Australian environmental legislation and environmental approval processes.
  • Knowledge of EMS and key aspects of environmental management.
  • Ability to work with and form positive working relationships with internal and external stakeholders.
  • Strong organisation, coordination and prioritisation skills.



  • Join a global leader in the mining sector
  • FIFO 2/1 roster to the Pilbara
  • 12 months+ duration

Join the Brunel Family

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Join the Brunel Family

Brunel is a recruitment and flexible workforce solution provider which connects talented people with opportunities throughout Australasia and around the world. We specialise in highly skilled roles across a variety of technical, professional, trades and craft disciplines, pairing candidates with industry-leading projects and organisations on a contract, permanent or secondment basis.

Operating in Australasia since 2001, Brunel has major bases of operation in Perth, Sydney, Brisbane and Port Moresby, which are further backed by the strength and reach of a truly global network spanning over 40 countries, 100 offices and 45 years of successful operation.

Brunel is proud to be equal opportunity employer and encourages applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander and female candidates.

Application process

We carefully review your application and in the coming weeks, you will be notified for an interview session if you are selected. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted within 7 days.

After being shortlisted, you will be contacted via email or telephone to arrange for a date on your availability for the qualification interview.

During the interview, you will be assessed on your level of experience and skills, work history, availability, and the qualifications the company is seeking for the position.

After successfully making through the phone interview, a face to face interview will be scheduled between the candidate and recruiter. This session can be a more in-depth interview to review your communication and interpersonal skills.

Submission of candidates resume for client’s approval and screening.

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Start applying immediately

Sending an application is quick and easy. Just make sure you have the required documents ready to go.

  • Certifications (optional)
  • Job references (optional)
  • Motivation Letter (optional)
  • Resume
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Any questions remaining?

Your consultant, Julie Rice is happy to clarify anything about this vacancy. When reaching out, use the pub number:

Account manager

Julie Rice
Brunel Energy Australia Perth

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