Senior Geo-Environmental Engineer

NE151 – Hertfordshire – £competitive

Our client are on the lookout for a Geo-Environmental Consultant due to the continued success and growth of their Contaminated Land team

The successful Geo-Environmental Consultant will have a proven track record in management and delivery of high quality consultancy services to high profile clients and excellent communication skills. You will form an important part of the team and will play a key role supporting the Contaminated Land Service Manager in delivering and managing the workload of the team both locally and nationally.

This is a Senior role and as a result you will be expected to manage and deliver projects from initial bid to issue of reports, focusing on the delivery of geo-environmental site investigations, land quality assessments, remediation and reclamation design, monitoring and validation.

About you

The successful Geo Environmental Consultant will be enthusiastic, confident, self-motivated and willing to take the initiative, with excellent verbal and written communication skills. Key skills and experience should include:

* Strong geo-environmental background experience and skills including in depth understanding of the geo-environmental, land contamination and remediation aspects of development projects.
* Technical competency in contaminated land investigation and monitoring using a range of techniques.
* Experience completing factual and interpretative Preliminary Risk Assessments (desk based and intrusive assessment) and Detailed Quantitative Risk Assessments (DQRA).
* Some experience of managing large scale remediation/ regeneration projects would be preferable, but not essential.
* Sound understanding of current and emerging environmental legislation.
* Experience of delivering contaminated land aspects of development projects through the planning framework.
* Working knowledge of methodologies for quantitative risk assessment including GQRA and DQRA using CLEA, Remedial Targets methodology and/or CONSIM.

If this role sounds like it could be for you and you have the relevant skills and experience please send through an up to date copy of your CV to neil.ellerton@penguinrecruitment.co.uk Alternatively, you can call Neil Ellerton of Penguin Recruitment on 01792 365 100 for a confidential discussion about the position.

published: 04 October 2018     Please mention EARTHWORKS when responding to this advertisement.