Practice Lead, Project Management - Contaminated Land Management, East Coast

  • RPS
  • Brisbane QLD, Australia
  • 15 Jul, 2021
Full time Other

Job Description

Job Description

RPS is currently expanding our project and program management capabilities within the Contaminated Land Management sector, and in doing so is seeking applications from highly experienced consultants to lead the growth of our technical environmental services in this sector.

We are looking for an experienced leader based in Brisbane, with environmental consulting and project management experience working as a leader, manager, and consultant who has extensive experience in winning and delivering contamination management projects to assist in the growth and development of a leading national capability with RPS.

This role will have coverage up the east coast and require you to have significant experience in successfully leading and delivering complex technical projects, exceptional leadership skills and strong trusted relationships in the industry. This will be further supported by demonstrated experience in contract, finance and resource management.

Key functions and responsibilities of this position include:

  • Business development and tender management
  • Technical advisory and project leadership
  • Client service delivery and project management
  • Resource planning and financial management
  • Leadership and people management.


  • Tertiary qualifications in an appropriate field
  • Significant experience and strong technical competency in environmental project management, contamination assessment and management including remediation
  • Background in managing professional services organisations
  • Strong communications, resource management and leadership skills
  • Demonstrated abilities in business strategy, planning, marketing, client engagement, business development and growth within a business
  • Exceptional financial and contract management abilities
  • AIPM Certified Practicing Project Director certification or Certified Environmental Practitioner (CEnvP) Site Contamination or equivalent would be advantageous.

Additional Information

RPS will provide you with a generous remuneration + career development opportunities + paid parental leave + active life allowance and many more employee benefits.

RPS has a market leading project management team who specialist in the delivery of large complex projects and you will have the opportunity to work with some of the most influential and talented leaders in the industry. If you have the above-mentioned skills and are looking for an exciting job opportunity within an expanding organisation, then please submit your application today.