Graduate Environmental Consultant

  • Melbourne VIC, Australia
  • Full-time

Company Description

RPS is a global network of leading consulting professionals who provide world-class solutions to complex problems in renewable energy, resources, infrastructure, environment and urban growth. We strive to solve problems in pragmatic ways. We're passionate about delivering results. We ask questions. We define problems. We make complex easy.

Job Description

Are you looking to be a part of the global renewables’ revolution? Do you have a marine ecology or environmental science degree and are looking for a role in environmental impact assessment (EIA)? This might be the role for you. RPS is seeking a Graduate or Consultant level Environmental Scientist to join our Melbourne team and help deliver our pipeline of coastal and offshore projects. The Melbourne team specialises in supporting clients in the delivery of onshore and offshore renewable energy projects in the project approval and EIA phases of project development. This role is to support the offshore approvals, EIA and marine survey program for Australia’s first offshore wind farm.

This is an exciting opportunity for someone looking to take the first step in their career and make their mark on some of Victoria’s biggest projects.  You will be part of a dynamic, diverse, supportive and tight-knit team that prides itself on solving problems that matter. We are building a ‘team-first’ culture, where your collaborative, positive and proactive nature will thrive. 


  • A degree in marine ecology, oceanography, environmental sciences or engineering.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • A problem solver with a pragmatic approach.
  • Self-motivated and able to work with limited supervision.
  • A team player who excels in a collaborative environment

Additional Information

Founded in 1970, RPS is a leading global professional services firm of 5,600 consultants and service providers. Located in 125 countries across all six continents we define, design and manage projects that create shared value to a complex, urbanising and resource-scarce world. Our multidisciplinary environment and ‘One RPS’ approach provide our staff with exposure to explore opportunities beyond your core area of expertise and geography.

RPS will provide you with a generous remuneration package + career development opportunities (including overseas) + highly flexible working arrangements + health and wellbeing benefits + paid parental leave + great team culture + and much more.


Interested? Then please apply for this great opportunity to further your career.