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Stantec Senior Sustainability Project Engineer in Sydney, Australia


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About the role

We are looking for a pro-active and motivated Senior Sustainability Project Engineer to join our growing Sydney team.

The successful applicant will have experience delivering sustainability on projects within the buildings sector and be able to work independently and self-manage deadlines.

The role will enable the successful applicant to continue to develop in a professional and personal sense and to forge a career path in a successful, award-winning consultancy. While the role will be focused on the property and buildings sector, there are opportunities to support the delivery of infrastructure sustainability as well as support broader carbon and climate change consulting work.

We operate across all building types including commercial, retail, health, education, defence and residential buildings. The role will enable the candidate to develop in a professional and personal sense and to thrive in a successful global firm during this exciting chapter of growth.

Day to day tasks would involve:

•\tRepresent Stantec externally to clients and play a senior and active role in managing these relationships.

•\tDevelop analytical models for all kinds of building structures and prepare thorough and self-reviewed calculation packages

•\tProvide required support to staff assisting on your projects to ensure clear direction, profitable outcome, QA adherence, risk management and team morale.

•\tMentoring to more junior staff members

•\tReport and specification writing

•\tOversee the documentation process and review evolving documents for technical correctness

•\tSupport clients on technical queries throughout the Construction phase by attending meetings and conducting site inspections.

•\tAbility to deliver projects with minimal supervision

•\tClearly communicate sustainability recommendations and options to clients, authorities, contractors and project teams

•\tBe an obvious cultural, technical and strategic leader within the Section.

•\tAdhere to Stantec professional standards, ethics and Stantec quality procedures

•\tContribute to the overall strategy and development of the Sustainability team and to our company culture.

To be successful for this role you'll need:

•\tTertiary qualification in Sustainability, Mechanical or Environmental Engineering

•\tExperience in NCC and other regulatory codes

•\tGreen Star, NatHERS and WELL understanding, plus accreditation and expertise in at least one

•\tExperience with IES VE, EnergyPlus software is desirable

•\tPrevious experience working in an Engineering consultancy environment

•\tExcellent verbal and written communication skills

•\tAbility to prioritise workloads to meet deadlines

•\tProblem solving mindset with strong interpersonal skills

What we offer

Along with a competitive salary we offer many other benefits to ensure your professional development & wellbeing is ongoing.

•\tFlexible Working Arrangements including purchasing up to 4 weeks additional leave and provision for school term contracts, job sharing and part-time employment.

•\tLearning and Talent Development Programs including Global programmes, online learning and on-the-job learning

•\tMentoring for your own development and the opportunity to mentor others

•\tProfessional Memberships

•\tIncome Continuance Insurance (ICI)

•\tService Recognition Awards

•\tEmployee Assistance Program


Senior Sustainability Project Engineer


Tertiary qualification in Sustainability, Mechanical or Environmental Engineering

Employment Type: Full-Time

Job Type: Regular

Job Category: Environmental Engineer

About Stantec:

We’re active members of the communities we serve. That’s why at Stantec we always design with community in mind. We believe growing a great design company happens from the inside out. We look for people who are drawn to use every talent they possess, plus creativity, determination and a drive to do the extraordinary.

The Stantec community unites approximately 22,000 employees working in over 400 locations across six continents. We collaborate across disciplines and industries to bring projects to life. Our work as architects, engineers, and consultants from initial project concept and planning through design, construction and commissioning is built on a solid history of success. So, when we take on a project, we see the opportunity to make a lasting connection with the people and places where we live and work. Redefine your personal best. Join us!

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Australia-New South Wales Sydney




New South Wales