Vacancy: Junior Environmental and Legal Consultant, South Africa – Permanent

Job position: Junior Environmental and Legal Consultant 

Company name: Digby Wells Environmental

Job type: Permanent

Location: South Africa

Closing Date: 29 March 2024

Job description:

We are looking for a young dynamic Junior Environmental Legal Consultant who will assist with assessing and advising on all legal requirements relating to the projects we work on.

  • Enthusiastic and the ability to work and develop in a challenging environment is vital. 
  • Assist with carrying out environmental audits and compile findings and recommendations.
  • Assist with delivering multiple project tasks or components, including proposals.
  • Strong report and opinion writing ability is essential.
  • Assist and contribute to administrative representations and appeals.
  • Assist with developing complicated permitting strategies.
  • Participate in and assist with environmental and mining litigation.



  • Ability to prioritize.
  • Passionate about Mining and Environmental law.
  • Works well under pressure.
  • Eager to learn and take on new challenges.
  • A willingness to travel locally and Internationally.
  • Flexible, pragmatic, and innovative approach project development and delivery.
  • Must have a valid driver’s license. 
  • Would like to focus on Mining and Environmental law as a career.
  • Environmental, Water, Mining and Social legislation.

Qualifications/Experience required:

  • LLB with a focus on environmental law.
  • 1 to 2 years relevant experience in Environmental and Mining Law.
  • Consulting experience would be beneficial.
  • Fully vaccinated against COVID-19 and prepared to obtain other vaccinations that may be required by clients and for travel purposes.
  • Prepared to undergo a Pre-Employment Medical Assessment.


Salary: Market Related based on experience.

Contact person: Bulelwa Tole 

Contact phone Number: +11 789 9495

Contact email: 

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