Senior Waste Consultant

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Senior Waste Consultant

The Senior Waste Consultant delivers waste management and circular economy consulting services in support of the technical and commercial needs of the wider WSP business. This role will be the primary point of contact for our North Island clients and team, working closely with our principal waste consultant in the South Island, providing both operational and strategic advice relating to waste management systems and infrastructure. Our senior employees enjoy providing solutions to clients, keep up with market trends and provide support and mentoring to our entry talent.

About you

  • 7+ years’ experience within an applicable industry sector; infrastructure/built environment, government, waste management or sustainability
  • A strong understanding of the waste sector and circular economy principles
  • Project experience, including multi-discipline projects
  • Had some exposure to policy and strategy projects
  • Ability to use theoretical knowledge of engineering principles to provide solutions
  • Experienced in stakeholder engagement and facilitation
  • Excellent communication and literacy skills including report writing and analytical skills
  • Ensure that all work undertaken is in accordance with appropriate professional and technical standards and practices with a focus on health and safety practise
  • Mentor entry level employees and assist them in their development
  • Consulting experience preferable

Why us?

WSP NZ has proudly earned its place among the top five employers to work for in Aotearoa New Zealand, as recognised in Randstad’s latest employer survey. In addition, WSP has been listed as one of TIME’s 2023 top 100 companies globally for employees.
At WSP, we prioritise a diverse, inclusive, and supportive environment that empowers our people and allows them to be in control of their time. We believe that this is essential for us to achieve our common goals and that great results can be achieved through collaboration and by allowing everyone to bring their authentic selves to work. By fostering this environment, we inspire our team to strive for excellence and reach their full potential.

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