Environmental Advisor

Metro, Australia
Sep 15, 2020
Oct 15, 2020
Work Term
Work Load
Full Time
As an ASX 200 and perennial high performing company, Mineral Resources Limited (MRL) is an Australian based leader in the performance and delivery of diversified mining services , mineral processing underpinned by a growing world-class portfolio of mining operations across multiple commodities including iron ore and lithium.

A little background

Mineral Resources is not like most other companies. Our entrepreneurial spirit is alive and well, and it has infused itself with the very culture of our business. What is that spirit you may ask? It means that we are focused on the outcome; willing to shift the very earth to achieve our desired goals. We are not constrained to a particular methodology, and are willing accept that there can be many ways to create success.

The future

Mineral Resources is on a journey, and this will be accomplished in a myriad of ways. At the heart of it all will be our workforce. We can't accomplish anything without our people. Leaders to set the vision; specialists to design, plan and implement; skilled tradesman to operate our high tech machinery. It takes all of us.

About the role

To support our growing business needs and requirements, a role has arisen for an experienced Environmental Advisor to join our Compliance based team in Applecross.

Reporting to our Senior Environmental Advisor - Compliance, you will use your demonstrated experience to assist the environmental compliance and closure team to ensure the company operates as per our legislative environmental obligations.

What we're after

We're looking for someone who is not afraid to roll up their sleeves and enjoys a challenging yet rewarding work environment. You will be responsible for;
  • Assist in managing the MRL environmental compliance portfolio in alignment to MRL policy and legislation.
  • Assist with the process of environmental risk management within the company.
  • Assist in the development / maintenance and continuous improvement of the MRL environmental management system which aligns to the ISO14001 standard.
  • Assist with the management of environmental compliance schedules to ensure deadlines are met and stakeholders are kept informed on progress.
  • Assist the timely submission of all statutory regulatory reports in accordance with identified legal obligations.
  • Assist with and/or undertake internal audits and facilitate external environmental audits and inspections.
  • Monitor and provide advice to the company on relevant environmental compliance and closure matters.

What you'll bring to the team
  • Tertiary qualification in Environmental Science and/or Environmental Management
  • Minimum 5+ years' experience in a similar role within a mining environment.
  • Working knowledge of Environmental Legislation relevant to the Mining Industry.
  • Proven experience in the administration of Environmental Management Systems aligned to ISO14001:2015. (highly desirable).
  • Computer literacy and experience with Microsoft Office suite and ArcGIS.
  • Proven experience in Mining Industry Compliance and Annual Reporting.
  • Demonstrated technical writing skills (Drafting training material, management plans and procedures etc.).
  • Solid compliance background with skill in Environmental Management Systems (desirable).
  • GIS experience (desirable).

If you believe that you have the necessary attitude and skills for this role, apply now! Shortlisting will commence immediately.

Please note that no agency applications will be accepted at this time, unless specifically requested.

Mineral Resources Limited is a proud Equal Opportunity Employer, and we encourage applicants who identify as Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander to apply.

Advertised: 17 Aug 2020 W. Australia Standard Time
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