Principal Environmental Scientist

35000.00 - 45000.00 GBP Annual + GBP35000 - GBP45000/annum
12 Sep 2017
10 Oct 2017
Contract Type
We are looking for an experienced Principal Environmental Scientist with a background in remediation, waste management, land assessment and UK building development consultancy that can head the environmental team based in East Staffordshire.

Key Attributes:

Experience (min. 8 years) in Brownfield site investigation, hydrogeology, remediation (soils and waters), waste and materials management, and fully capable of living up to our ethos of "No Problems, Only Solutions".

Chartered, ideally with a BSc in an Earth Science and an MSc in Environmental Sciences.

An enterprising team player with good inter-personal skills and proactive character.

Role Outline:

Run the environmental team and support a satellite offices.

Managing projects from inception to completion.

Prepare and manage financial budgets.

Liaise directly with developer clients (or their agents/consultants) to optimise solutions to their
development challenges.

Manage validation and verification site visits for remediation and gas protection measures.

Writing and preparation of; interpretative Geoenvironmental reports and waste classification assessments to UK standards.

A thorough understanding of characterising ground conditions and providing recommendations covering remediation strategy (soils & groundwater), method statements and completion reports.
Technical support and mentoring to junior and senior staff.

Reviewing technical reports by others to provide summarised budgetary guidance for developers.

A full UK driver's licence is required for travelling.

CSCS card would be advantageous.

In return the company offer a competitive salary, a unique working environment, employment security, career progression, 4 x annual salary Life Insurance, 4-6% Matched Pension, Payment of Professional Membership, 32 days annual leave

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