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The position: Odour Consultant

Katestone is looking for an enthusiastic and motivated professional to join its air quality consulting team. The position has excellent scope for you to develop your technical and business skills giving you autonomy and the opportunity to establish yourself as a leading professional in the field, whilst enjoying the support of Australia’s best air quality consulting firm. This challenging and rewarding role has elements of project management, business development and technical odour consulting.

Why join Katestone?

Katestone has been in operation for over 25 years. Founded in 1989 we have been at the forefront of advances in air quality assessment in Australia. We regularly work with large and small companies in Australia and overseas. We also work with federal, state and local governments. Our work is varied and never boring. If we do find a task that is boring, we usually come up with an innovative solution to do it quicker or smarter!

Katestone consists of a small team of experienced atmospheric and environmental scientists, environmental engineers and physicists who work together as a team to provide top quality advice to a wide range of clients. For more information about the company please visit our Australian website at

Katestone is owned and operated by the two Directors, with three additional employees also shareholders. We have a great culture with our people staying more than 8 years on average. The team is very collaborative and professional. We reward hard work, commitment and innovation.

About you

We are seeking an odour consultant with relevant qualifications (Degree in Environmental Engineering, Chemical Engineering, Mathematics, Physics or Science) and at least 5 years experience to join our team. You understand the odour assessment process and the critical components of robust and reliable work. Business development, project management and technical skills in odour emissions and modelling are a key advantage. Your role will be to work full time with the air quality team in our Brisbane Office and with Katestone’s Director to develop the odour business. The role is office based; however, field work is required from time to time for site inspections and management of sampling programs.

Salary will depend on experience and qualifications.

If you are interested please send us your CV, referees, your academic transcript and a letter explaining why you think you are right for the job to

Applications close: 09/06/2017