Environmental Consultant

Recruiter
Penguin Recruitment
Location
Leeds
Salary
£25,000 - £29,999
Posted
01 Nov 2017
Closes
16 Dec 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

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Environmental Consultant- Leeds- £competitive

An exciting opening has arisen for an experienced contaminated land consultant to join our client's successful Leeds team.

The Environmental Consultant will be working within the contaminated land and environmental due diligence team. The role will involve managing land contamination and remediation projects and assisting the established team in day to day activities in these areas. This is a great opportunity to join a dynamic team, to further develop a variety of skills, and build a successful career within the environmental consultancy sector. Training, support and mentoring will be provided.

Our client is a leading engineering, design and consultancy company and manage workloads across a variety of sectors such as Buildings, Transport, Planning and Urban Design, Water, Environment and Health, Energy, Oil and Gas, and Management Consulting.

The role will be varied and challenging with some of your key work areas being:

Phase I Environmental Assessments:

  • Undertaking of desk based research
  • Carrying out of site inspections of a range of commercial/industrial facilities

Phase II Environmental Assessments including:

  • Support and lead site investigations
  • Sampling of soil, gases, groundwater and surface water
  • On-site monitoring of gas and groundwater
  • Data input, management and interpretation
  • Report writing and preparation of figures

Remediation

  • Undertaken detailed quantitative risk assessments
  • Lead remediation projects and support more complex remediation projects

The successful Environmental Consultant will have

  • An appropriate degree in geology, geo-environmental, environmental, chemistry or other related discipline.
  • A Masters Degree in an environmental discipline (desirable but not essential).
  • Full clean driving licence

To apply for this role, please contact Neil Ellerton of Penguin Recruitment on 01792 365 100. Alternatively, send through a copy of your CV to neil.ellerton@penguinrecruitment.co.uk.