Senior Geo-Environmental Engineer- Manchester

Recruiter
Penguin Recruitment
Location
Manchester
Posted
01 Nov 2018
Closes
14 Dec 2018
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Our client has an immediate vacancy for an enthusiastic Senior Geo-Environmental Engineer to join the established team based in their Manchester office.

The successful candidate will be enthusiastic, confident, self-motivated and willing to take the initiative, with excellent verbal and written communication skills. You will form an important part of the Leeds office team and will play a key role supporting the Leeds Team Leader and Contaminated Land Service Manager in delivering and managing the workload of the team both locally and nationally.

In this role you will be expected to technically and financially 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

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.
* Ability to write technically sound and commercially focused proposals and reports.
* Excellent communication skills including oral, written and presentation skills.
* Ability to provide technical leadership and mentoring to less experienced staff.
* Ability to deliver projects on time and within budget with a strong focus on client care in project management and delivery.
* Willingness to travel and a full driving license are essential to the role.

In return, on offer is an excellent career with a competitive salary, 25 days holiday and Pension scheme in place.

If this role is of interest to you or if you are searching for other roles relating to Geotechnical or Geoenvironmental Engineering please do not hesitate to contact Stephen Howells on (Apply online only) or email .We have many more vacancies available on our website at (url removed). This is a permanent role. Penguin Recruitment is operating as a Recruitment Agency in respect to this position

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