Hunter Region Principal – Environment / Water Resources

Title: Hunter Region Principal – Environment / Water Resources

Location: AU-NSW-Sydney

Job Number: 1063427



Be part of a

new and growing office in the Newcastle region


career opportunity

The opportunity

As part of a new

regional strategy, KBR has established an office in Newcastle, servicing the

region with project management, engineering and environmental services. An

opportunity exists for an enthusiastic environmental/water resources consultant

to join this office and share our growth journey.

The role is open to senior or principal consultants, with over ten years

of relevant experience ideally with a focus on the mining sector.

What you will be involved with

In this role you will lead KBR’s environmental offering to mining clients

in the Hunter region. You will be supported by Newcastle, Sydney and interstate

technical delivery teams to provide exceptional outcomes for our clients. The

role will comprise the following responsibilities:

Refine and implement the Hunter region environment and

water resources business strategy

Identify and secure environmental and water

resources consulting projects in the Hunter region, with a particular

focus on the mining sector

Support KBR’s broader engineering capability by

scoping and delivering environmental inputs to multidisciplinary projects

Collaborate with other environment and water

resources teams, especially in Sydney and Brisbane

Formulate and implement strategic relationships with

organisations that will assist KBR in expanding the environment and water

resources business.

Provide technical oversight, technical guidance, and

technical inputs to projects to ensure that we meet or exceed the required

project outcomes

Identify, secure and deliver environmental and water

resources projects across a range of technical areas including:

Mine water management

Flooding, drainage and diversions

Landform design, rehabilitation and

closure planning

Soil and water management

Environmental approvals

Environmental and compliance monitoring


This is a

senior appointment and as such we are seeking a skilled individual who has

developed industry networks in the Hunter region.


consulting experience and a well-established client and industry network

in the Hunter region, ideally with a focus on the mining sector;


experience as a Seller-Doer


delivery of environmental and water resources projects to the mining



in the successful management and delivery of projects, with time and

project management skills;


of bid budgets, writing proposals and preparation of marketing materials;


verbal and written communication skills;

Demonstrated expertise in writing high level

technical reports, conference papers and presentation material


or postgraduate qualifications in environmental science, environmental

engineering, water resource management or other relevant discipline;


be an Australian Citizen;


and provide evidence of a current Driver’s Licence.


We are a

proud professional services company at the forefront of Australian

Infrastructure. KBR is committed to supporting the professional development of

staff at every stage of their career through in-house training, personnel

development programs and structured career paths.

If while

continuing to build your skills and career you want to be part of the challenge


servicing the region with project management, engineering

and environmental services sharing the journey with a

team committed to delivering the best outcomes and working in a place that

value your contributions, then you should consider KBR for your next career


Sound like

you? We would love to hear from you.


Job: Engineering/Technical – Environmental