Environmental Engineer

Department Redpath Australia Pty Ltd.

Date Posted 5/17/2020

Position Type Full Time

Reference No. 1805-2584-EVR

LocationMount Isa, QLD, Australia

  • 16 days on 12 days off
  • Work for a leading underground mining contractor
  • Mt Isa or FIFO available from Brisbane or Townsville


About Lady Loretta

This is your opportunity to join the Redpath team at the world class Lady Loretta Mine, approximately 140km North-West of Mt Isa, whereby Redpath are responsible for all facets of the mining operation.  The Lady Loretta Operation has been set up using industry leading technology, and Redpath have continued these standards with mobilisation of new equipment with an emphasis on technology to support safe and efficient production outcomes.



  • You will be responsible for maintenance and continual improvement of Environmental systems, ensuring that policies and procedures are up to date with continually changing legislation;
  • You will take a proactive and visible role in promoting sound Environmental practices, on the production floor;
  • Liaising with and reporting to numerous regulatory and government bodies, regarding Energy efficiency, waste management etc;
  • Collect and maintain records for internal auditing, testing documentation and government bodies, including licensing requirements.


Skills & Experience

  • Tertiary qualifications related to Environmental, Engineering or Science;
  • Experience in environmental engineering in an underground hardrock environment;
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills;
  • Land contamination experience is highly favourable;
  • Strong understanding of the EPA and local policies;
  • ability to pass a pre-employment medical including drug and alcohol screening;
  • current manual drivers licence;
  • demonstrated ability to work with minimal supervision;
  • A safety approach in keeping with Redpath's principle Safety - First, Last and Always.



Redpath are creating career paths through internal promotion and multi-skilling. The accommodation facility at Lady Loretta is first class with excellent catering quality, rooms self-contained, excellent recreational/gym facilities, and excellent Telstra Connectivity (including WIFI) available in the camp.


How to apply

To apply, click on the “Apply Now” prompt quoting the reference number 1805-2584-EVR

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