Cultural Heritage Coordinator


About this job

  • Industry: Oil & Gas
  • Area of expertise: Project Management & Services
  • Location: Queensland

What is required?

  • Hours per week: 38
  • Education level: Secondary School

About this role: Cultural Heritage Coordinator

Opportunity for a Cultural Heritage Coordinator to assist a global energy company in managing it's projects in QLD

Working within the Indigenous Participation and Cultural Heritage function, this role will manage all aspects of Cultural Heritage management and related stakeholder engagement required for projects & operations.

Working with the Cultural Heritage Lead, this role will assist in developing strategies which either support the management and mitigation of issues, opportunities and risks, or address contractual commitments with Traditional Owner Groups and their entities.

  • Safely and efficiently deliver Cultural Heritage commitments as defined within the Cultural Heritage agreements and related requirements within the Indigenous Land Use Agreements.
  • Develop and maintain relevant procedures and systems; and review CH Agreements as required.
  • Act as QGC representative on field surveys and supervise field crews as required
  • Working with the Cultural Heritage Lead, support compliance with all aspects of agreements, including coordination of third-party resourcing, logistics, and correspondence between clients, contractors, and Aboriginal parties.
  • Coordinate the implementation of QGC’s Cultural Heritage agreements and related requirements within the Indigenous Land Use Agreements, including participating in, running and coordinating Committees, design and implementation of plans and actions.
  • Maintain highly effective stakeholder relations for Cultural Heritage delivery; including Traditional Owners, Services Providers, Government departments and internal business partners.
  • Support engagement with Traditional Owner Groups as appropriate to report on cultural heritage requirements and outcomes.
  • Recommend and implement improvements to Cultural Heritage management practices for efficient delivery of agreements
  • Tracking compliance against agreements and ensuring delivery of projects and implementation of agreements are compliant with agreements.
  • Reporting on ILUA delivery


  • Safety leadership and supervisory experience
  • Tertiary qualifications in archaeology or related fields are desirable
  • Strong knowledge of legislative requirements with respect to Indigenous Cultural Heritage (ACHA) in Queensland, applied to coal seam gas industry.
  • Working knowledge of Native Title legislation
  • Intermediate to Advanced MS Office skills Key Competencies :
  • A record of successful engagement with Indigenous communities regarding Cultural Heritage processes and agreements
  • Excellent communication, influencing and negotiation skills. Ability to deal with stakeholders at all levels and capacity, and manage conflict.
  • Experience leading implementation of Cultural Heritage Agreements (can work autonomously).
  • Budget and Project Management experience
  • Experienced contracts manager, including management of staff and contractors in the field at multiple locations.
  • Exemplary safety record. Proven ability to review, improve and update processes and systems to adapt with changing requirements.
  • Analytical and problem-solving skills.


  • Brisbane CBD based
  • Some site based work required (Chinchilla, Roma, Surat)
  • 6 Month Contract with potential to extend.
  • Monday - Friday 8am-5pm
  • $500 per day including super
  • Great Culture | Safety Focused | Professional Team

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Brunel is a recruitment and flexible workforce solution provider which connects talented people with opportunities throughout Australasia and around the world. We specialise in highly skilled roles across a variety of technical, professional, trades and craft disciplines, pairing candidates with industry-leading projects and organisations on a contract, permanent or secondment basis.

Operating in Australasia since 2001, Brunel has major bases of operation in Perth, Sydney, Brisbane and Port Moresby, which are further backed by the strength and reach of a truly global network spanning over 40 countries, 100+ offices and 45 years of successful operation.

Brunel is proud to be equal opportunity employer and encourages applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander and female candidates.

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Darren Leavey
Brunel Energy Australia Brisbane

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