Graduate Program – VIC Only

Science & Technology Environmental, Earth & Geosciences

Prensa is a risk management consultancy that services clients throughout Australia. The business has over 260 consultants working nationally. Prensa provides a range of risk management services including, environment, health and safety, occupational hygiene, hazardous materials and emergency management.

About You

We are looking for a highly motivated and enthusiastic science, engineering or safety graduate to work closely with our clients to provide pragmatic solutions to health, safety and environmental (HSE) issues. The role will focus on assisting clients to manage risks at commercial buildings, industrial sites and major retail facilities to protect the environment, property and human health. 

To succeed in this role, candidates will require strong interpersonal and communication skills, confidence in a client-facing environment and excellent report writing abilities. Experience in customer service roles will be highly regarded, with an ability to both lead and work within a team and a commitment to high standards of service.

Your career can really take off here…”

About the Role

The role will comprise a significant amount of field work involving building and site inspections. There will be opportunities to consult in a range of disciplines including:

  • HSE assessments, management systems and audits;
  • Asbestos and hazardous material management; 
  • Hazardous chemical and waste management; 
  • Confined spaces, plant, fire safety, height safety and traffic management; 
  • Assessment of properties damaged by natural disasters such as floods, fires etc.; and
  • Monitoring of air contaminants including asbestos, dust, chemical and microbiological contaminants and other environmental conditions such as noise and indoor air quality. 

The successful candidate will be provided with comprehensive training in technical HSE risk issues and be expected to quickly learn, understand and apply technical concepts related to legislation, Australian Standards and other reference materials. Graduates keen to develop a combination of consulting, client relationship and technical skills will be well suited to the role. 

Our graduate program also offers

  • A mentor will be with you every step of the way;
  • Inter-team learning servicing all client needs;
  • Opportunities to diversify across the business;
  • Ongoing learning and development in your chosen field; and
  • Opportunities to develop strong communication skills.

Prensa benefits

We pride ourselves on having a dynamic, inclusive and diverse workforce. In addition to the opportunity to build an exciting and rewarding career, we also offer fantastic benefits including:

  • Supportive workplace arrangements;
  • Purchase leave options;
  • Paid parental leave arrangements;
  • 5 weeks leave after 5 years’ of service;
  • ‘Prensa day’ for all employees (gifted Annual
    Leave day);
  • Access to Prensa profit share scheme for eligible employees;
  • Support for postgraduate study to achieve mutually beneficial outcomes; and
  • Embracing a social workplace culture.

Eligibility criteria

As a minimum, a degree in science, chemistry, engineering and/ or health and safety is required. 

A current driver’s license, a private vehicle, the capacity to travel within Australia and excellent working knowledge of Microsoft Word and Excel are also requirements for this role.

Please forward your resume and a cover letter explaining why you would be a perfect fit for this exciting role to recruitment@prensa.com.au

Due to a number of recent successful proposals, we are looking for our graduates to commence in August 2024

HOW IT WORKS

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If this role interests you, please send applications
along with a covering letter to recruitment@prensa.com.au