Geo-Environmental Consultant

Geo-Environmental Consultant - Derbyshire

Ref: 77Wednesday 7 April 2021

£24,000 - £28,000

Geo-Environmental Consultant - Burton on Trent

Our clients are an established contaminated land and geotechnical consultancy with a reputation for delivering high quality environmental and engineering consultancy services across multiple sectors. They are currently looking for a Geo-Environmental Consultant to join their team based near Burton on Trent.

They're looking for a pro-active, highly motivated and confident individual who is looking to progress their career and wants to gain experience in a diverse environment.


The role will include:
- Preparation of Desk studies and conducting walkover surveys
- Design, procurement and carrying out ground investigations with a variety of methodologies - window sampling, cable percussive, rotary, trial pitting.
- Supervise works on site, coordinate other crews and liaise with contractors and suppliers.
- Logging of soils and rock to current BS5930 / Eurocode 7 and command of HoleBase to produce borehole logs
- Conduct soil and groundwater sampling, perform in-situ testing
- Preparation and scheduling of samples to accredited laboratories.
- Preparation of health and safety / risk assessment documentation.
- Assessment of soil, groundwater and ground gas data in accordance with current UK guidelines / British Standards.
- Data interpretation and writing technical reports - desk studies, ground investigation factual and interpretive reports, remediation strategies and validation reports.


- Minimum of 2 years' experience in a similar role
- Degree in Engineering Geology / Engineering Geology or similar.
- Experienced carrying out ground investigations (trial pitting, window sampling, cable percussive and rotary drilling).
- Willingness to travel across the UK.
- Essential domain of Microsoft Word, Excel, Outlook and Holebase.
- Strong analytical and numerical skills for data interpretation and critical thinking.
- Experience writing interpretive reports.
- Ability to multitask and good organizational and time-keeping skills.
- Hold a full UK driving license