Landfill Engineer

Last updated 35 minutes ago
Job Type:Full Time

Due to an internal promotion, an opportunity now exists for a Landfills Engineer for our NSW Business.

About the role

Reporting to the NSW Landfills Manager, you will be responsible for assisting with the design and delivery of SUEZ’ capital projects primarily associated with our key Landfill facilities at Lucas Heights, Kemps Creek and Raymond Terrace.

In this role you will provide planning, engineering, and project management assistance in relation to the design, procurement, construction, and commissioning of landfill capital projects including landfill cell and capping works, leachate management, treatment and disposal systems, and landfill gas and management systems.

In addition, you will assist in strategic planning and analysis that links with SUEZ corporate objectives and master planning across the NSW Landfills including compliance (E&S) aspects of operations and providing technical advice to Landfill Managers.

Contract management activities include documentation/specifications preparation, tendering processes and evaluation, project management, construction supervision, testing/ commissioning and liaising with external authorities (including the EPA). You will also provide support to the NSW Landfill Manager in technical support on operational issues, reviewing and maintaining CAPEX project delivery plans, budget preparation and organizing periodic airspace surveys.

About you

With completed tertiary qualifications gained in civil or geotechnical engineering, you have at least 5-10 years relevant experience gained across landfill environments. Earthmoving civil and structural construction experience is essential coupled with process engineering and project management experience gained within a construction environment.

You have sound analytical, project planning and MS Excel skills, and AutoCAD and 12 D software skills are preferred. Surveying skills would be advantageous together with strong safety and environmental compliance knowledge.

The position ideally will be based out of our Kemps Creek facility in Western Sydney and will require travel to our Lucas Heights landfill facility and also Raymond Terrace.

The position will be remunerated with a competitive salary package including a fully maintained Tool of Trade Vehicle.