First listed on: 15 February 2020

 Environmental Specialist

Welcome to CleanCo Queensland – Queensland’s newest, publicly-owned electricity generation and trading company - fuelled by a mix of renewable energy and driven by big ideas and innovation.

We are shaping the future of Queensland’s energy sector. Our aim is to facilitate a more dynamic and responsive energy market through a diverse mix of generation capacity and investment in renewable energy projects to deliver innovative energy solutions for our customers while promoting increased market competition.

We are a team of people striving to create a better world now and for future generations.

About the role

The Environmental Specialist is responsible for the provision of expert support and advice across multiple locations and sites across Queensland. Working across a range of diverse stakeholders, the Environmental Specialist provides consultation on the complex and changing legislative and regulatory landscape of our operations and ensures that CleanCo’s business is conducted in alignment with our values, policies, standards and procedures.

Reporting to the Health, Safety & Environmental Manager, and working in close collaboration with the Health & Safety Specialist, the Environmental Specialist plays a pivotal role in the development and embedding of CleanCo’s health, safety & environment mindset and function.

About you

You love the challenge that variety and diversity across a range of business operations, sites and complexity. You can apply your depth and breadth of knowledge to a new and establishing organisation and bring innovation and your leading-edge practice to solutions. Building relationships and rapport with a range of people comes naturally, and you are just as at ease collaborating with senior leadership as you are with all team members across our sites. You’re great at seeing the big picture and being the expert and are just as happy to roll up your sleeves dig deep.

You have gained great expertise in environmental specialisms in a similar industry and understand the unique challenges of working across operational sites in various habitats, climates, including the wet tropics, and with a multitude of stakeholders. You are a great collaborator with a strong focus on sharpening HSE culture and mindsets, in high-risk operating environments and fragile landscapes, and embedding HSE as a way of working across the business to ensure the best possible HSE outcomes for everyone, CleanCo and the environment.

You may have experience in a similar industry and/or Government Owned Corporation or Government Department, and have the qualifications to do the job, such as Environmental Science, Geology, Engineering with the relevant diploma or certificate.

You have a passion to be part of something bigger than yourself, that contributes to the greater good.

How to apply

To apply please submit your cover letter and resume by clicking ‘apply’. For more information about CleanCo please visit

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