Contaminated Land Specialist

Penguin Recruitment
£30,000 - £39,999
05 Nov 2017
14 Dec 2017
Contract Type
Full Time



An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Contaminated Land Specialist to join our well know environmental consultancy client in their Surrey offices.

Our client is a successful environmentally-focussed multidisciplinary consultancy with offices throughout the UK and are on the lookout for a Contaminated Land Specialist due to continued success and growth. Our client operate across the energy, commercial, retail, health, education, industrial, residential and transport sectors and as a result the successful Contaminated Land Specialist will have experience in these sectors.

This is an exciting opportunity for an experienced Contaminated Land Specialist to progress their career within a dynamic and forward thinking team. The ideal candidate will have solid experience in the field of contaminated land including site investigation/ supervision, Phase I and II assessments and interpretive report writing.

Responsibilities / Accountabilities:

  • Working within a multidisciplinary team on a variety of projects and report directly to senior team members
  • Management, supervision and review of Phase I and II site investigations and remediation works
  • Preparation of factual and interpretive reports including Generic Quantitative Risk Assessments for human health and controlled waters.
  • Preparation of reports and fee proposals
  • Management and supervision of more junior staff members

Qualifications / Experience:

  • Degree educated or higher in relevant discipline (e.g. Environmental Science)
  • Membership of a recognised professional institution would be advantageous (e.g. IEMA)
  • Demonstrable experience in the management and supervision of site investigations
  • Experience in DQRAs (Detailed Quantitative Risk Assessments) is desirable
  • Knowledge of remediation projects and industry software (e.g. HOLEBASE) is desirable
  • Excellent written and verbal communicative skills

For more information on this role please contact Neil Ellerton of Penguin Recruitment on 01792 365 100. Alternatively, send through a copy of your CV to