Environment and Heritage Advisor - $112K

Dampier Based

$112,000 + Location + Housing + Superannuation

The Environment & Heritage Advisor is responsible for monitoring and reporting on the performance and integrity of environmental and heritage issues within the jurisdiction of the Port and ensuring the PPA complies with statutory requirements whilst aiming for best practice environment and heritage management.

•Tertiary qualifications in an applicable Science, Engineering or related discipline.

Work-related Requirements (also known as selection criteria)
•Demonstrated environment and heritage experience in a port or industrial setting.
•Experience in undertaking, managing and improving environmental monitoring programs.
•An ability to assess operational activities to identify environment and heritage issues and recommend practical management measures.
•Excellent understanding and applied experience of State, Commonwealth and international environment and heritage legislation and standards.
•Experience in Environmental Management Systems to ISO14001 standard.
•Highly developed written and verbal communication skills including the ability to achieve clarity and outcomes through consultation, negotiation and constructive influence.
•Knowledge and experience in project management (desirable).

Sound computing skills, as well as the ability to gain a Maritime Security Identification Card, and WA Driver’s Licence are prerequisites for positions with PPA.

Relocation and generous leave will be provided to successful applicants.

When applying for this position please provide a summary of your claims against each Essential Work Requirement. These are outlined in the job description available on our website. Applicants who do not provide this summary may not be considered in first round short listing.

A complete job description and application details can be found on the Pilbara Ports Authority recruitment webpage at For further information please contact Gemma McGarvey on (08) 6217 7141.