About the Role
Based in Whyalla the Senior Environment and Approvals Scientist/Engineer is primarily responsible for the development of readily approvable regulatory submissions in accordance with the Regulatory Program of Works, to enable timely delivery of business development plans and operational targets.
You will also;
Liaise and coordinate regulatory requirements within Project work teams
Develop regulatory submissions for specified developments or changes in accordance with the Regulatory Program of Works
Successfully negotiate with the regulatory assessors on key matters prior to and during assessment phase
Contribute to the development and execution of the Regulatory Program of Works to enable the Life Of Mine plans, taking the lead as required.
Develop and deliver environmental statutory reporting
Assist with on-site environmental monitoring, auditing and interpretation.
About your experience
The ideal candidate for this role will be a strong communicator who is able to take ownership of their work and work autonomously as well as part of a team. You will be a highly organised, motivated professional who is a proven problem solver. Your demonstrated ability to analyse and interpret information and data, accompanied by a high standard of technical writing skills will be well regarded.
You will also bring;
A degree in a relevant science or engineering discipline
5-10 years’ relevant experience within environmental aspects of the mining industry or mine environmental consulting/regulation, or mine planning or engineering.
Demonstrated experience in writing approval submissions and mining compliance reports
Strong understanding of legislative requirements, ideally in a South Australian context and with strong technical writing skills
Ability to build relationships with internal and external stakeholders across the business.