Careers at Brickworks
Environmental Advisor, QLD

Location:
Rochedale  
Employment Type:
SA - Salaried  
Department:
GROUP ENVIRONMENT & SUSTAINABILITY
Salary:
Competitive salary + Benefits + Sign-on Bonus
Closing Date:
15/08/2022

We’re seeking an experienced and confident Environmental Advisor to join our team at Rochedale, QLD. Reporting to the General Manager Operations, you will be primarily responsible for ensuring that all manufacturing and quarry sites across the four business divisions remain compliant with all environmental licences, permits and approvals, including relevant environmental legislation and standards.


Brickworks is one of Australia’s largest and most diverse building material manufacturers, housing some of Australia’s best-known building material brands. 
Brickworks continues to lead the way through design, style, innovation, sustainability and collaboration. The company’s commitment is to inspire, support, create and build better environments and places for its customers and communities.

What we offer:


• We are proud to support and be associated with the Children’s Cancer Institute (CCI).
• We are committed to building and maintaining an inclusive and diverse workplace environment.
• We are committed to supporting families and we have a company parental leave scheme.
• Eligible employees will have the opportunity to be a part of the Brickworks Employee Share Plan. 
• We celebrate our employees success with a variety of awards, including Employee of the Year and Values Recognition Programs. 
• We invest in our employees development by offering on-going education and training, along with career progression opportunities.
• We also offer a range of support programs via our EAP provider, available to all staff and their immediate family members.



Duties include but are not limited to:


• Develop and implement environmental management systems and procedures.
• Liaise with regulatory authorities, the broader public and employees regarding relevant environmental, work health & safety and other matters.
• Provide technical support to key management personnel and operational staff to continually improve and maintain environmental systems.
• Monitor and coordinate environmental projects to ensure they are within budget.
• Identify ways to reduce environmental and energy costs. 
• Prepare all environmental reports and licence applications by the due date. 
• Notify plants of any environmental corrective actions in a timely manner.
• Ensure all environmental reports are accurate and error free.
• Provide up to date technical advice to appropriate managers.
• Assist the plants in maintaining compliance with Environmental Licences, Acts and Regulations.
• Conduct internal audits and assist with external audits when required.
• Provide accurate feedback on environmental performance issues to all levels of management.
• Contribute to the Brickworks Sustainability Strategy.
 
 

About you:

• Tertiary qualifications in Environmental Science/Engineering or similar.
• Previous experience dealing with key QLD regulatory departments.
• Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
• Proactive and persistent when completing tasks.
• Flexible, adaptable, enjoys diversity of tasks.
• Strong organisational and interpersonal skills.
• Takes a logical and scientific approach.
• Independent & self-motivated
 


How to Apply:

You will need to be an Australian or New Zealand citizen or Australian permanent resident to apply. 

Submit your resume and cover letter via the “Apply” button. 

For more information about Brickworks please visit our website https://www.brickworks.com.au/ 

Brickworks does not accept unsolicited applications from employment agencies.