**Principal Environmental Planner \- Sydney**
\.\.\. we showed you how we’re solving the world’s greatest challenges by transforming intangible ideas into intelligent solutions for a more connected, sustainable world?
Our People & Places Solutions business – reinforces our drive to improve the lives of people everywhere and epitomises the “why” of what we do – the tremendous positive impact and value our solutions bring to our communities and society as a whole\. From facilities delivering life\-saving therapies and ensuring clean water to enabling the connection of people through all modes of transportation and providing access to technology – we’re integrating a multitude of these solution elements to build the smart environments of tomorrow\.
**About the Opportunity**
When it comes to environmental consulting, we see the world as our greatest resource\. That’s why clients trust Jacobs to help solve their most complex environmental challenges and opportunities\. We partner with government agencies, municipalities, private sector companies and leading environmental organisations to safely clean\-up legacy liabilities for redevelopment, and deliver proven industry expertise on new infrastructure, sustainability and environmental health and safety initiatives around the globe\.
Jacobs is seeking enthusiastic, motivated and experienced Principal Environmental Consultant candidates to join our growing Environmental Approvals team based in Sydney\. This role requires the candidate to have significant experience in providing strategic advice to clients whilst managing multiple projects independently and also leading project teams\. It will require having a passion for enhancing relationships, securing growth through the pursuit and winning of new work in addition to providing mentoring and technical development to our team\.
You will be a highly credentialed, tertiary qualified environmental practitioner, with a demonstrated understanding of Commonwealth and NSW Planning and Environmental legislation\. You will have particular expertise in managing complex transport infrastructure and enjoy delivering complex multidisciplinary projects\.
_Jacobs\. A world where you can\._
From our inclusive employee networks, to our positive mental health champions – we’re committed to driving a culture of caring where you can be you\. Joining Jacobs not only connects you locally but globally \- and together, our diverse perspectives and unique backgrounds power our collective strength\. We collaborate and share\! By supporting one another, we all succeed\.
With safety and flexibility always top of mind, we’ve gone beyond traditional ways of working so you have the support, means and space to maximise your potential\. You’ll uncover flexible working arrangements, benefits and opportunities to do good too – from participating in our global giving and volunteering program, to exploring new and inventive ways to help our clients make the world a better place\. No matter what drives you, you’ll discover how you can cultivate, nurture and achieve your goals – all at a single global company\.
Start your Jacobs career with a company that inspires and empowers you to deliver your best work so you can evolve, grow and succeed – today and into tomorrow\.\#LI\-HC2
_Please note: If you are being represented by a recruitment agency you will not be considered, to be considered you will need to apply directly to Jacobs\._
**Job** Planning & Consulting
**Primary Location** Australia\-Australia Countrywide\-North Sydney\-AU North Sydney \- 177 Pacific Highway
**Job Type** Experienced
**Req ID:** ANZ000142