Geo-Environmental Consultant

Geo-Environmental Consultant - London

Ref: 269Friday 11 June 2021

Geo-Environmental Consultant – London

Our clients are a leading environmental consultancy who are currently looking to recruit an Environmental Consultant to join their team covering London and surrounding areas. This is a homebased position with regular site visits and occasional trips into the local office.

 

Key tasks and responsibilities:

- Project management

- Arrange site works (including investigation and remediation works) in accordance with scope including communication with relevant parties

- Site investigation design

- Supervise site investigations, remediation works and verification/validations, and perform associated sampling and monitoring

- Manage contractors on-site and maintain high standards of health and safety and quality.

- Schedule samples for laboratory analysis

- Prepare reports including: Preliminary Risk Assessments, interpretive site investigation reports and site verification/validation reports

- Managing project financials

- Assisting in the development and training of junior team members (if senior level position)

 

Requirements:

- Minimum of 2 years' experience in environmental consultancy

- Relevant degree in a Earth Science or Geo-Environmental related discipline

- Ideally working towards Chartership

- Knowledge of the available site investigation techniques and experience supervising them

- Experience of working on contaminated land projects where there is petroleum hydrocarbon contamination would be of particular benefit

- Working knowledge of relevant environmental guidance, regulation and legislation

- Proficiency in logging soil / rock in accordance with BS5930

- Excellent interpersonal skills and the ability to effectively communicate with colleagues, workforce and clients at all levels

- Awareness of the available remediation techniques for soil and groundwater

- Understanding of chemical analyses which can be performed on soil, water and air samples

- Excellent organisational and time-management skills

- Be computer literate and proficient in the use of Microsoft applications

- Awareness of the wider environmental risk reduction sector

 

In Return:

- £24,000 - £32,000 salary

- Company car

- Flexible benefits package

- Excellent ongoing training and career development

- Genuine progression prospects

- Discretionary bonus scheme