Senior Geo-environmental Engineer

Region:
United Kingdom
Vicinity:
East of England, London
Sector:
Environment Jobs, Environmental Jobs, Contaminated Land Jobs, Geoenvironmental Jobs, Geoscience Jobs
Job Category:
Consultancy, Environmental Engineering, Geoenvironmental Engineering
Job Type:
Permanent
Education Level:
Bachelors degree
Salary:
€35,000 to €45,000 per annum
Posted:
17/07/2019
Start Date:
17/07/2019
Recruiter:
Mattinson Partnership
Job Ref:
19266

Our client, a respected engineering consultancy, have a vacancy for a senior Geo-environmental Engineer to join a dedicated team of geotechnical engineers and geoenvironmental consultants in their London office. This is a fantastic opportunity for an ambitious individual to join a respected firm with good prospects for progression and professional development on a diverse portfolio of land development projects. The successful candidate will have relevant site investigation and remediation design experience. Waste management and landfill design experience would also be an advantage.

Role & Company:

As a Senior Geo-environmental Engineer you will be undertaking preliminary risk assessments and intrusive ground investigations, such as groundwater sampling and rock and soil logging. You will be preparing interpretative reports on human health risk and groundwater assessments. In order to be successful in this role you must have outline design and specification for contaminated land remediation works

As a senior engineer the role includes managing projects as well as more junior staff. Commercial acumen and client facing skills are therefore required. This is a great opportunity for a geo-environmental engineer to take the next step in their career into a senior position, with a healthy mix of technical and project management responsibilities!

Qualifications & Experience:

* Degree or Masters in a relevant subject area (e.g. BSc or BEng in Geology or Geoscience)
* Chartered or near charted
* Excellent client facing and organisational skills, including the ability to deliver projects within deadlines
* Experience in undertaking, scoping and reviewing Preliminary Risk Assessments and Intrusive Ground investigations
* Strong knowledge and understanding of contaminated land legislation and planning regime to provide geo-environmental ground investigation scoping and generic risk assessment
* A good understanding of geology, and geotechnical engineering
* Experience in generic and detailed quantitative risk assessment for human health, ground gases and volatiles and Controlled Water, including best practice guidance such as CLR11 and appropriate assessment tools such as CLEA, ConSim, and the Environment Agency’s Remedial Target Methodology
* Ability to deliver projects and work within a multi-disciplinary consultancy, with awareness of structural, civil and transport capabilities in the wider firm.
* Experience in client facing roles, developing good working relationships with other professionals within wider project teams, external clients and an enthusiasm towards business development and marketing.

The role offers excellent career progression opportunities within a friendly and professional team. The benefits include a competitive salary, according to skills and experience, together with an excellent flexible benefits package.

Geoenvironmental Consultant – Contaminated Land – Remediation – London – Watford – Senior Environmental Consultant

Closing Date:
28/08/2019

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