Environmental / Regulatory Advisor

Vacancy number • PUB408448

Environmental / Regulatory Advisor

  • Docklands
  • Closes July 27
  • 38 hours
  • Professional Bachelor

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About this job

  • Industry: Oil & Gas
  • Area of expertise: Health, Safety, Environmental & Quality
  • Location: Docklands

What is required?

  • Hours per week: 38
  • Education level: Professional Bachelor


Brunel Australasia is partnering with one of the worlds leading energy companies to source an experienced Environmental / Regulatory Advisor to work in their Melbourne CBD office.

About this role

As an Environmental/Regulatory Advisor you will be the single point of contact for all environmental and regulatory matters. You will coordinate and oversee environmental and regulatory programs, ensuring compliance through all project phases from engineering to commissioning. This role is pivotal in integrating environmental, socioeconomic, and health standards into project designs and implementation plans.
Responsibilities – To include but are not limited too:

  • Collaborate with consultants and Project Team (PT) on Emergency Support Group (ESHIA) and Environmental Management Plan (EMP) preparations.
  • Develop and implement the Regulatory Compliance Plan and EMP.
  • Assist the Safety, Health, and Environmental (SHE) Manager in supporting Environmental & Regulatory (E&R) activities.
  • Obtain and track project permits, licenses, and approvals.
  • Interface with design and execution teams to integrate environmental, socioeconomic, and health requirements.
  • Provide input for cost and schedule estimates related to regulatory compliance and ESHIA.
  • Recommend and oversee the implementation of environmental, socioeconomic, and health mitigation measures.
  • Ensure EPC contractors develop acceptable E&R plans.
  • Review EPC contractor E&R plans for comprehensiveness and acceptability.
  • Guide PT and EPC contractors on regulatory compliance and E&R performance.
  • Develop and implement EMP performance monitoring procedures.
  • Coordinate EMP implementation with Site Construction Managers.
  • Conduct inspections of EPC Contractors' sites for compliance.
  • Investigate and report E&R compliance initiatives and non-compliance situations.
  • Prepare internal and external E&R compliance stewardship reports.
  • Coordinate technical experts for specific E&R tasks.
  • Oversee communications between field locations and the Project SHE Manager.
  • Lead and participate in E&R performance training sessions.


  • University degree in Natural or Environmental Sciences, Natural Resource Management, Social Sciences, Engineering, or related field.
  • Experience in environmental, socioeconomic, and health fields, preferably in construction or extractive industries.
  • Knowledge of external project financing and specific country regulations is desirable.
  • Excellent English speaking and writing skills; familiarity with in-country languages is a plus.
  • Strong interpersonal skills, supervisory talents, and ability to work positively in a team.


  • Role is based in Docklands, VIC
  • Mon - Fri
  • $125 p/h incl super
  • Working within a global company
  • Initially a 12 month contract
  • Great Culture | Safety Focused | Professional Team

Brunel in the United States

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, trade and craft disciplines, pairing candidates with industry-leading projects and organisations on a contract, permanent or secondment basis.
Operating locally since 1997, 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 45 countries, 120 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.

At Brunel, we believe that safety is not just a priority, but a value that is integral to our company culture at all levels of our organization.

  • We establish measurable objectives and targets, consistently reviewing our activities, risks, legal obligations, and performance.
  • Brunel Americas is a proud member of Houston Business Roundtable, & Utah Safety Council, and a participant of ISNetworld RAVS Plus Audit.
  • Brunel consistently utilizes performance measuring and monitoring. This includes meticulous record keeping and routine inspections.

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While compensation is important, finding the right cultural fit is equally crucial. At Brunel, our longstanding cultures and values have contributed to a positive employee experience, which is why some candidates have chosen to stay with us for 30 + years.

  • Our values are at the center of everything we do –Entrepreneurship, Integrity, Results-driven, & Passion for people.
  • Brunel is committed to an inclusive workforce and we understand that Diversity, Inclusion, and Belonging are essential for a successful working culture, business, and community. Thus, Brunel takes both a global and regional approach to DE&I.

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At Brunel, we prioritize candidate’s career abilities and needs even before the hiring process begins.

  • With open lines of communication and a dedicated team assigned to every contractor, we strive to make every employee experience with us as easy and seamless as possible.
  • Our contractors create and maintain lasting industry relationships that can be leveraged throughout their career.
  • We prioritize employee needs in order to build strong partnerships that support our employees’ long-term professional success and development.

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