Headquartered in Victoria, IPA has over 30 years of experience providing recruitment and workforce solutions to employers across Australia.

IPA is part of genU Karingal St Laurence, a community based not-for-profit organisation committed to achieving outcomes for people with a disability, those who are aged and people experiencing disadvantage.

We offer organisations a cost-effective, blended workforce solution of professional, skilled and semi-skilled labour-hire using government incentives for employment and training.

We also support organisations in meeting their diversity, inclusion and corporate social responsibility objectives in a way that is truly unique in Australia.

Our staff provide our customers with expert, specialist support in all workforce functions. Our close relationship with several Australian government departments provides insights into labour market trends, forecasts and initiatives, which we share with our customers.

IPA Melbourne VIC, Australia
30/10/2018
Full Time - Flexible
Our client is a major construction contractor who is delivering on some of the Victorian Governments major infrastructure projects. We have a fantastic opportunity for a Sustainability Advisor to champion diving sustainable outcomes throughout the projects activities and solutions. This role can be offered flexibly and is a great opportunity for somebody looking to get back into the workforce. In this role you will Provide Sustainability advice, guidance, support and/or mentoring to the wider project team and functional managers to facilitate design, construction and completions contributions to the projects sustainability performance during design and construction. Manage an Infrastructure Sustainability Council of Australia (ISCA) rating process and obtain a design and as-built rating of at least 65 and meet the project sustainability objectives. Oversee the identification and assessment of sustainability initiatives to achieve net positive benefits for the environment and community and embed requirements that are consistent with technical design solutions. Monitor progress with sustainability targets and inform the Delivery Managers of any required actions.  To be successful in this role you will have: Tertiary qualifications in area of sustainability, environmental science, natural resource management, community relations, engineering or related field. Detailed knowledge and appreciation of current sustainability issues and skills in strategy development, systems approach, stakeholder engagement, performance management, project management, training & communication, benchmarking, auditing, data verification / non-financials, business case. Have a strong commitment to the safety promise of “Home Without Harm” Be a permanent resident of Australia. Our client values diversity and encourages people from all backgrounds to apply, this includes parents returning to the workforce, people with a lived experience of disability, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples and people from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds. For a confidential discussion please contact Debbie on 0421 028 807.