The Team

As a One Planet Company, Cundall takes a leadership role in making the built environment a positive contributor to environmental, social and economic needs. Our design teams have delivered many innovative, landmark and award winning projects in Australia and overseas.13

A global multi-disciplinary consultancy of over 800 staff in over 20 offices, we have a culture of knowledge sharing and collaboration which delivers international best practice solutions to our clients and provides our people with opportunities for career growth and enhancing their skills.

Our Sydney office are working on a number of the most significant ESD projects, breaking new ground beyond compliance and focusing on real sustainable impact.

The Role

This is an excellent opportunity for a talented ESD Consultant to strengthen the sustainability team in our Sydney office and to work on some of the most exciting projects in Australia across a range of sectors. We’re looking for a credible and professional consultant who share our passion for sustainable building design.

The role of an ESD Consultant is to create sustainable buildings and improve existing building performance. You will be using sophisticated computational software and experience to perform technical analysis, provide advice on the use of green building technology, demonstrate design leadership and perform project management.

As part of our established multi-disciplinary team, and working closely with colleagues across multiple offices, you will analyse, report, model and document ESD projects and present to clients with the aim of providing great advice to our expanding pool of consultants. You will work across a variety of sectors such as Retail, Residential, Education, Commercial and Healthcare, and will have the opportunity over time to assume greater levels of responsibility and autonomy as we support the development of your professional skills.

The Skills

You will be educated to degree level in Engineering, the Built Environment or a related area, and have gained significant and broad-ranging experience in an ESD Consulting role (including passive design, daylighting, electrical lighting, materials impacts, thermal comfort, HVAC performance etc). Experience with using software such as IES VE and FirstRate5 is desirable and knowledge of parametric modelling tools such as Grasshopper and Rhino will be sought.

You have practical experience in using Green Star and NABERS, and a good understanding of other ESD rating tools such as LEED, WELL Standard and Living Building Challenge, and have a passion for creative and intuitive design.

Given the collaborative and client focussed nature of this role, excellent communication skills and experience of using your initiative to overcome challenges are essential.

See the Cundall website to apply or for more information.