Senior Geo-Environmental Consultant

Our contaminated land and remediation services include Phase 1 Assessments, Phase 2 intrusive investigations and the design, supervision and / or construction management of remediation. We also have a research and innovation team which works with our clients to explore innovative and cost effective solutions for brownfield sites.

PURPOSE AND OBJECTIVES:

To contribute to the growth of the Manchester land quality team by managing the delivery of projects in the fields of soil and groundwater investigation, contaminated land assessment and site remediation using appropriate technical skills.

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

To support existing environment and remediation teams in undertaking both office based work and site visits;

Design and project management of Phase 2 intrusive investigations including data collation and checking, preparation of test schedules, writing of contamination risk assessments and remediation strategies with all associated client liaison. Project management of factual intrusive investigations from inception through to preparation and delivery of report;

Site investigation sampling/field manager/supervision of contractors – to undertake field based work including supervision and management of site investigations including third party contractors – preparation of accurate site records;

Remediation projects – to manage appraisals and design of remediation projects, with subsequent supervision of remediation works on site;

To work closely with current and new clients to meet their exact needs on projects;

To undertake technical tasks within existing and new projects to produce reports on time to the required quality and budget;

Be up to date with current environmental legislation in particular related to groundwater, surface water and contaminated land;

To undertake interpretative technical reporting and analysis of results from investigations and remediation projects – attention to detail and accuracy is required;

To work well within a team environment.

EXPERIENCE REQUIRED:

3-6 years’ experience within the industry required.

QUALIFICATIONS REQUIRED:

Degree in:

1. Geology (with environmental science/contaminated land modules); or

2. Hydrogeology; or

3. Environmental science

PERSONAL PROFILE:

Accept and deal with responsibility for project delivery and client liaison

Excellent written and oral communication skills

Flexibility

Enthusiasm

Teamwork

Commercial awareness

Self-confidence

Adaptability to working in foreign climates and cultures

Able and willing to work and stay away from base office, potentially for extended periods, to support project delivery including overseas.

Self-starter

Happy to work outdoors