Environmental Manager

Plans, organises, directs, controls and coordinates the development and implementation of an environmental management system within an organisation by identifying, solving and alleviating environmental issues, such as pollution and waste treatment, in compliance with environmental legislation and to ensure corporate sustainable development.
Training time 1 - 4 years
Average pay $101,809
Employment prospects Moderate
Employment size 900

What does an Environmental Manager do?

  • developing, implementing and monitoring strategies, policies and plans for their area of control
  • establishing and directing operational and administrative procedures
  • directing and coordinating the allocation of resources
  • monitoring work progress and performance, and adjusting processes and resources to keep goals on track
  • controlling budget planning and report preparation, and monitoring and controlling expenditure for their area of control
  • controlling selection, training and performance of staff
  • representing the organisation in negotiations, and at conventions, seminars, public hearings and forums

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Certificate III in Conservation and Land Management
Diploma of Conservation and Land Management
Diploma of Environmental Management
Advanced Diploma of Conservation and Land Management