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Specialist Environment

Date: 22-Nov-2021

Location: Mount Kembla, NSW, AU, 2526

Company: South32 Group Operations Pty. Ltd.

About the role


Reporting to the Superintendent Environment, you will support the site operations team by providing environmental advice and coaching. Your ability to build strong working relationships and excellent communications skills will be vital in this role.


This is a permanent full-time position and a great opportunity to join South32 at Illawarra Metallurgical Coal.


Key accountabilities –


  • Provide technical advice/coaching to operations personnel for management of site environmental matters
  • Undertake environmental compliance monitoring and reporting
  • Implement environmental improvement programs and projects to increase environmental performance
  • Undertake analysis of environmental data to identify trends and focus resources on priority issues



About you


You will be interested in working for an organisation that embraces the diversity each person brings to the workplace. Our values of Care, Trust, Togetherness and Excellence will guide your decision making and interactions.


To be considered for the role, you must have:


  • Bachelor’s degree (Environmental Science / Engineering or similar)
  • Experience working in a similar role ideally within the Resources or Heavy Industry sectors
  • Capable of working with minimal supervision and able to manage priorities
  • Ability to effectively communicate and influence internal and external stakeholders across multiple levels
  • Improvement focused – identifying leading practice and transferring knowledge



Our benefits 


  • Competitive Salaries and bonus structures
  • Industry leading parental leave and family care policy
  • Education and career development
  • Participation in the Employee Share Plan





This position will be based at the Appin or Dendrobium Mine which are in the southern coalfield of New South Wales, near the coastal city of Wollongong and approximately 75 kilometres south and southwest of Sydney.



About Illawarra Metallurgical Coal


Illawarra Metallurgical Coal is a long term and leading coking coal supplier which operates two underground metallurgical coal mines, two preparation plants and a logistics chain.



Our culture


At South32, our people are fundamental to our success. We’re focused on creating an inclusive workplace, with the right people in the right roles, who are engaged, empowered and appropriately rewarded.


We aspire to be an inclusive organisation, where our workforce reflects the broader demographic of the countries and communities where we operate.


South32 embraces diversity and encourages applications from people of all backgrounds.


Applications for this job will close on Sunday 5th of December.