Environmental Monitoring Engineer

November 28, 2021

Job Location: Sydney
Employer: Airservices Australia

The Organisation

Airservices is a government owned organisation providing safe, secure, efficient and environmentally responsible services to the aviation industry.
Each year we manage over four million aircraft movements carrying more than 156 million passengers, and provide air navigation services across 11 per cent of the world’s airspace.

The Role

Lead the continual development and execution of the environmental monitoring program to ensure effective delivery against scope requirements through working with on-ground operations. You will play a key part in the identification of environmental risk and deliver continuous improvement through engineering solutions. You will provide assessment and analysis of monitoring information with a view to improve our organisational environmental sustainability performance.

You will be considered a Subject Matter Expert in wastewater management and treatment systems. You will manage the systems and monitoring data required to ensure that you can deliver accurate and timely environmental advice and effectively quantify environmental and sustainability (energy, waste) performance.

You will report to the Environmental Operations Team Lead and build effective working relationships with Facility and Property Managers.

The Person

We are looking for a person who can deliver work in a collaborative manner with internal and external stakeholders to ensure continuous improvement, innovation, and effective change management. A specialist who can assist in creating an organisational culture of environmental sustainability by embedding sustainability principles across our people for the assets we manage and enjoys being part of teams to deliver on a collective vision.

Team Culture

People enjoy working in our dynamic and collaborative team because of the sense of purpose and ability to shape our organisational future and to leave a positive legacy. You will be surrounded by a supportive and encouraging group within the Office of Safety & Risk, including a wider network of teams across the value chain who work towards common goals beyond mere compliance.

Skills and Experience

The successful applicant will have:

  • Bachelor degree or higher in Environmental Engineering (or similar), and 5 years’ industry experience within this technical discipline
  • Extensive experience in designing and leading monitoring programs across an organisation to meet strategic objectives
  • Extensive experience in data management and analysis from environment and sustainability monitoring
  • Demonstrated experience in delivering environmental engineering projects to improve controls
  • Demonstrated experience in project management and the ability to prioritise and deliver work on schedule, whilst working on multiple tasks with competing priorities


Security Clearance

  • To be eligible to apply, you must be an Australian citizen as an Australian Government Baseline Security Clearance is required for this role.


Please see the link below to view the full Position Description:

 PD – Environmental Monitoring Engineer.pdf

Should you require any further information please contact Scott Tonkin on [email protected]

How to Apply

To apply for this position please lodge an application online via the “apply link” attaching a maximum two page cover letter, outlining how your experience meets the Technical and People attributes of the Accountabilities and Responsibilities within the position description.


Please also attach your resume demonstrating how you meet the Skills and Competencies for the role within the position description.  


Applications close 11.55 pm (AEST) Friday 3 December 2021.


Please refer to the security check requirements successful applicants will be required to undertake as part of the recruitment process.

Airservices values social and cultural diversity and is committed to the principles of equal employment opportunity and the provision of a safe and healthy work environment.

In the interests of safety, we test for alcohol and other drugs.


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