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Environment & Community Advisor

Location: Mudgee, NSW, 2850

About the Business

Yancoal Australia is Australia’s largest pure play coal producer. It boasts three tier one thermal coal mines in New South Wales together with interests in three other metallurgical and thermal coal mines located in New South Wales and Queensland.  Yancoal Australia also manages five other Australian coal mines on behalf of related parties. Yancoal currently employs over 3,000 people across its operations. At Yancoal our people are our most valuable asset and we invest in developing our management and leadership talent throughout our operations.

Job Tasks and Responsibilities

Based on site at Moolarben Coal Operations and reporting to the Environment and Community Superintendent, you will be a part of a dynamic and motivated team. This diverse position will focus on partnering with operational stakeholders to drive a successful output and contribute to business goals. Key responsibilities include:

  • Assist with the management and implementation of environmental projects;
  • Partner with internal & external operational stakeholders to provide accurate environmental advice;
  • Coordinate, conduct and review environmental monitoring;
  • Assist with environment related training and development across the complex;
  • Manage contractors and consultants from scope preparation to project completion, and
  • Prepare and review technical environmental reports.

Skills and Experience

  • Tertiary qualifications in Environmental Science, Engineering or a similar equivalent;
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills;
  • Excellent attention to detail and time management skills;
  • Ability to build and maintain effective relationships with all stakeholders;
  • Relevant experience in a similar role within the mining industry is desirable.


Yancoal provides a range of benefits to appeal to the diverse needs of our employees.  The following benefits are available to eligible salaried employees:

  • Corporate Subsidised Health Cover Premiums
  • Salary Continuance and Life Insurance Cover
  • Salary Sacrifice Options
  • Employee Assistance Programs
  • Education Assistance
  • Service Recognition
  • Paid Parental Leave Provisions
  • Flexible Work Arrangements

If you are a motivated E&C professional, interested in expanding your career, apply for this role by clicking the   Apply button!

The successful applicant is expected to live within 100km of the mine. Please note, only shortlisted applicants will be contacted.