Greater Sydney Commission farewells Lucy Turnbull

Lucy Turnbull AO has stepped down from her role as chief commissioner of the Greater Sydney Commission. Ms Turnbull, who was the first female Lord Mayor of the City of Sydney from 2003-4 and in 2011, has left the strategic planning organisation to spend more time with her family and commence “other opportunities” that the […]

NABERS: Technical Officer (6 roles)

Provide technical support to accredited assessors as part of the National Australian Built Environment Rating System (NABERS).

Jobs and business news: Aurecon; WA government; Arup

Job ads for housing and construction sectors are still on the decline but are forecasted to pick back up again in line with rising building approvals, according to the latest SEEK employment report.

Jobs and business news: International Living Future Institute; Cbus Property; TCorp

The head of Frasers Property Australia’s green energy business, Paolo Bevilacqua, has been named the new vice chair of the International Living Future Institute’s (ILFI) board of directors. Mr Bevilacqua is currently the head of Real Utilities, which is the property company’s carbon neutral energy retailer and utilities business. He is also the chair of […]

A movement that stands up for nature is in growth mode

Environmental organisations are ramping up their activities in the wake of the recent fires, The Wilderness Society among them. TWS is planning to tap consumer sentiment to choose the right products such as recycled fibre, and it wants to grow its network, that currently has a branch in nearly every major city. “We’re looking to […]

Jobs news: Westfield, National Water Grid Authority, GHD and more

Engineers worried about the state of the job market in Australia will be relieved to know job vacancies are expected to pick up again after they declined in 2019.  A weak economy in 2019 was to blame, according to a report from Engineers Australia, with the economy expected to recover throughout 2020. See our wrap […]

City of Sydney: Manager Green Square and Urban Renewal

The City of Sydney is seeing a dynamic, highly experienced individual to ensure the continued development of Green Square and urban renewal areas across the local government area will deliver the outcomes of Sustainable Sydney 2030.

Jobs and business news, including our pick of the jobs

Peter Gutwein, Tasmania’s newly appointed premier, has wasted no time taking a stand on climate – appointing himself the state’s first Liberal minister for climate change.

Jobs news & our pick of the jobs: Bingo Industries, Department of Infrastructure, Planning and Logistics; XLam

Nik Comito has made the leap from IAG to Bingo Industries, where he will be head of sustainability. Bingo Industries provides waste management services & recycling centres and claim to go “above compliance” on sustainability, including completing its first Climate-related Financial Disclosure in line with the UN’s Taskforce for Climate-related Financial Disclosures (TCFD). It’s currently working […]

Frasers Property Australia: Sustainability Coordinator

Be responsible for the coordination and implementation of the sustainability strategy with regards to commercial and industrial development and management nationally.

Jobs news: Department of Agriculture, Water & the Environment; Cardno; Pollinate

Nicholas Wolff has been appointed program director, Central Renewal Project at Transport for NSW, as the state government goes into the next iteration of how it delivers major projects. He was previously project director, Sydney Modern Project (AGNSW) & Walsh Bay Arts Precinct (INSW), and has held senior roles with Landcorp in Western Australia and […]

Waverley Council: Coordinator, Sustainability and Resilience

Be responsible for leading the development, delivery and measurement of programs that contribute to Council’s community targets in relation to greenhouse gas emissions, mains water use and waste recycling.