Lead Contaminated Land Engineer

Posted almost 2 years ago by High Speed Two - HS2
Location West Midlands
Contract Type Permanent
Salary Competitive
Sector Transport / Logistics
Posted almost 2 years ago
Apply by Monday, 26 October 2015
This is a unique opportunity to play a career defining role in delivering the High Speed 2 (HS2) rail network. HS2 will bring the UK’s Victorian railway infrastructure dramatically into the 21st century. Wholly owned by the Department for Transport, HS2 Ltd is the company responsible for developing and promoting the new high speed rail network. This role is an exciting opportunity for you to lead contaminated land and geo-environmental engineering through to reference design and beyond. You will define the scope of geo-environmental input in line with Requirements and Specifications to assist procurement and help assess technical tender returns whilst ensuring safety is a key priority at all times. In this wide reaching role, you will integrate the geo-environmental discipline with the Environmental Topic Leads and other teams including architecture, geotechnics, rail, environment, third party interfaces, construction logistics, planning and stakeholders. To be equal to the challenge, you’ll hold a Degree in a relevant discipline and have a depth understanding of investigation, risk assessment and remediation processes. You will have significant track record of development-led delivery of geo-environmental schemes or aspects of development projects in a multi-disciplinary design and delivery environment. Skill in the progression of tiered contaminated land risk assessment processes, regulatory liaison and the discharge of regulatory requirements is also required. This is a pivotal role in a fast paced programme. Above all, you’ll have the ambition and determination to be involved in the design of all facets of Britain’s newest rail line. We offer competitive salaries, flexible working, a pension scheme, a salary sacrifice benefits scheme and superb learning and development opportunities. It is expected that you will actively promote and embed Equality, Diversity and Inclusion (EDI) in all your work and support and comply with all organisational initiatives, policies and procedures on EDI. Closing date: 26 October 2015.

High Speed Two - HS2

High Speed 2 (HS2) will be the UK�s new high speed rail network. As well as improving capacity, the new scheme will shorten journey times between a number of Britain�s major population centres, bo...

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