As an ASX100 company, Mineral Resources Limited (MRL) is an Australian leader delivering innovative and sustainable diversified mining solutions, underpinned by a growing world-class portfolio of mining operations across multiple commodities including iron ore and lithium.
A little background
Mineral Resources is not like most other companies.
Our people are empowered to challenge the status quo and actively explore new ideas and opportunities. We work together and focus on getting things done. Our agility allows us to act fast and seize opportunities – achieving exceptional, sustainable results.
Do you like to think outside the square and challenge yourself? Do you like to collaborate as a team to achieve more than you thought possible?
Think Mineral Resources – we’re different
At Mineral Resources, we continually improve not only our operations, but our systems and processes. Our people are at the heart of all that we do. Our leaders provide a foundation on which our talent, passion and entrepreneurial spirit can shine through.
The result? We work together to create solutions and achieve exceptional results, in a safe and sustainable way. Together, we will always deliver – and that sets us apart.
Do you have the courage to take on the impossible and the passion to make it happen? Do you care about your team and celebrate their differences?
Think Mineral Resources – we’re different.
About the role
Reporting to the GM, Environment, Communities and Land Access this role will be responsible for the overall management of MRL's environment portfolio including brownfield approvals, operational support, compliance and systems, and closure and rehabilitation.
Manage the approvals process to develop and maintain all operational license requirements
Maintain current knowledge of operational plans sufficient to identify and lead the process of gaining environmental approvals for MRL brownfield projects, expansions or changes to existing projects.
Review and maintain an environmental strategy that aligns with the MRL Environmental Policy.
Manage MRL's mine closure and environmental rehabilitation portfolio
Lead MRL's environmental risk management process
Ensure processes are in place to effectively manage environmental statutory reporting requirements in accordance with the site environmental license conditions and legislation
Lead the development and implementation of an environmental management system which aligns to the ISO14001 standard.
Lead an environmental awareness program for the company which promotes sound environmental management practices.
Identify the need for and provide appropriate levels of environmental support and governance to other MRL business units.
Support and mentor a team of environmental professionals
What you’ll bring to the team
Bachelor Degree (or higher) - Environmental Science or related field
15+ years experience in an environmental mining roles
5+ years experience in environmental management roles
Extensive experience gaining environmental approvals, both state and federal
Extensive experience with environmental management system development, implementation and compliance.
What we offer
We offer a range of benefits to our employees including:
Discounted private health insurance
Safe work environment – see our rapid response to COVID-19
Career development opportunities
State of the art corporate facilities (mid 2021) featuring onsite gym, crèche and restaurant
A supportive and inclusive environment
16 weeks paid Parental Leave (or 32 weeks at half pay) for the primary caregiver
If you believe that you have the necessary attitude and skills for this role, apply now! Shortlisting will commence immediately. Please note that no agency applications will be accepted at this time, unless specifically requested.
Mineral Resources Limited is a proud Equal Opportunity Employer, and we encourage applicants who identify as Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander to apply.