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Principal Asbestos Consultant/PM

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Job Title: Principal Asbestos Consultant/Project Manager

Location: Auckland, New Zealand

Company: Accurate Consulting in partnership with 84 Recruitment

About Accurate Consulting: Accurate Consulting is a leading asbestos and environmental consulting firm dedicated to providing expert guidance in the management of hazardous materials. With a commitment to safety, quality, and sustainability, we deliver tailored solutions to our clients across various industries. We are seeking a highly skilled Senior Asbestos Consultant/Project Manager to join our team in Auckland and drive excellence in asbestos management projects.

About 84 Recruitment: 84 Recruitment is a respected recruitment agency specializing in connecting top talent with exceptional organizations. We partner with Accurate Consulting to identify and recruit the best professionals in the industry to ensure their continued success.

Position Overview: As a Principal level Asbestos Consultant/Project Manager, you will play a crucial role in overseeing asbestos-related projects from inception to completion. You will be responsible for ensuring that all projects are executed efficiently, safely, and in compliance with regulatory standards. Your expertise will guide clients through asbestos management processes, and you will collaborate with a diverse team of professionals to achieve successful project outcomes. This is a great opportunity for an experienced Consultant looking to take their career to the next level, providing ample opportunity to grow into a more senior role and cement yourself for the years to come!
You can expect a wide range of large/complex work ranging from DHB's, Universities, to Government clients. No more churning out 15 surveys a day!

Key Responsibilities:
  • Lead and manage asbestos management and removal projects, ensuring they are completed on time and within budget.
  • Conduct comprehensive asbestos surveys and assessments to identify risks and recommend appropriate mitigation strategies.
  • Provide expert guidance on asbestos regulations, compliance, and best practices to clients and project teams.
  • Develop and maintain strong client relationships through effective communication and project delivery.
  • Prepare detailed reports and documentation, including risk assessments, project plans, and compliance reports.
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams, including contractors and regulatory authorities, to ensure project success.
  • Mentor and support junior consultants to enhance their asbestos management skills.
  • Bachelor's degree in environmental science, engineering, or a related field.
  • Minimum of 5 years of experience in asbestos consulting and project management.
  • IP402, IP404 & IP405 
  • Certified Asbestos Assessor and Certified Asbestos Removal Supervisor qualifications.
  • Strong knowledge of asbestos regulations, including NZ WorkSafe guidelines.
  • Proven track record in successfully managing asbestos projects and delivering exceptional client service.
  • Excellent communication, leadership, and problem-solving skills.
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a collaborative team.
  • A commitment to safety and environmental stewardship.
What We Offer:
  • Competitive salary and benefits package.
  • Professional development opportunities and ongoing training.
  • A supportive and collaborative work environment.
  • The opportunity to work on impactful projects in a dynamic industry.
  • Career advancement within a growing and respected firm.

If you are a dedicated and experienced Principal level Asbestos Consultant/Project Manager looking to make a significant impact in the field of asbestos management, we encourage you to apply. Join Accurate Consulting in partnership with 84 Recruitment and help us deliver excellence in asbestos consulting services.

How to Apply:

To apply for this position, please send your resume and a cover letter outlining your relevant experience and qualifications to or click apply now!

Alternatively reach Jack Wellham-Finn on +64 27 545 2160 for a confidential conversation.