Senior Contaminated Land Consultant

Posted over 2 years ago by JSM Associates
Location London (Central)
Contract Type Permanent
Salary Salary upto £35K + Bens
Sector Consultancy, EIA
Posted over 2 years ago
Apply by Friday, 26 June 2015
JSM Associates are working with a leading international consultancy, who have an exciting opportunity for a Senior Contaminated Land Consultant to join their established team based out of their central London office. This is great role presents an excellent opportunity for someone experienced in contaminated land looking for a step up in their career. Being part of a well-established team you will be involved in a wide range of different projects across a number of sectors. You will be part of experienced team of consultants and Project Managers contributing to desk studies, Phase 1 and 2 contaminated land assessments and remediation projects. Much of the work is development related and spans the planning, design and construction phases of projects so a detailed knowledge of project lifecycle and the ability to manage the design and construction stages of project will be required. Ideally you will have experience of field work as well as producing good written work. My client is a growing consultancy with an enviable track record and a reputation for high quality work in a variety of locations.  You will be required to take on responsibilities and manage your own workload and finances from day one and have a detailed understanding of GQRA and DQRA and remedial techniques.  You will be able to represent my client at project level and demonstrate the ability to take responsibility for projects. Responsibilities:  Phase 1 and Phase 2 Geo-environmental assessments - including Due Diligence Reports and undertaking and supervising site investigations. Excellent knowledge of UK contaminated land legislation, statutory guidance and its application in site assessment and remediation. Interpretative report writing. Development of qualitative and quantitative Human Health and Controlled Waters Risk Assessments (GQRA and DQRA) and development of remediation strategies.  Production of Waste Management Strategies Knowledge of the National Planning Policy Framework. Knowledge of Environmental Impact Assessments and the ability to input relevant chapters into Environmental Statements as required. Ability to work on multidisciplinary projects including close liaison with other environmental disciplines, structural and civil engineers. Overall Project Management. Agree fees/scope of services/programme. Manage project resources/programme and finances. Implement project QA policy and Project Management procedures. Required Experience Relevant BSc degree in Geology, Hydrogeology, Contaminated Land, Environmental Engineering or Environmental Science. Masters Degree in an environmental discipline would be an advantage. Relevant experience and normally working towards chartered or member of suitable professional institution (e.g. CIWEM, IEMA, GeolSoc).  Must have a good understanding of contaminated land assessment including undertaking GQRA, as well as a strong understanding of field sampling and data review. An appreciation of the undertaking of DQRA and application of the various available models would also be advantageous.  Full clean driving licence. Candidates must be eligible to work in UK/European Economic Area. In return my client offers a highly rewarding work culture, with excellent scope for career progression through extensive training and mentoring The role offers an excellent salary and enhanced benefits package  Contact Us; If you are interested in finding out more about this position or similar roles currently and would like a discreet non-committal chat please contact Jeremy Money ( , however if you have not received a response within with-in one working week, please assume your application has been unsuccessful this time round. We will confidentially retain your details and inform you of any other suitable opportunities arising should you not be successful in this role. This is one of a number of exciting positions currently available via JSM Associates, JSM offers an extensive range of jobs in the areas of Planning, CSR & Sustainability, Environmental Management, Remediation & Contaminated Land, EIA and Ecology, Geotechnics, Environmental Planning, Air Quality, Noise and Vibration Landscape. Phone - 01934 312 155 Email -  Website -   Twitter - @JSMAssociates

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