Principal / Associate Geo-Environmental Consultant, Winchester

Posted about 1 year ago by JSM Associates
Contract Type Permanent
Salary £40000 - £50000 per annum + Significant Benefits package
Sector Consultancy, Contaminated Land
Posted about 1 year ago
Apply by Friday, 30 September 2016

SummaryA fantastic opportunity for an experienced Principal or Associate Level Contaminated Land specialist to join a successful Geo-Environmental, Site Investigation and Remediation Consultancy based in the picturesque town of Winchester.The successful candidate will be joining a highly ambitious firm, who over a highly rewarding and employee focused culture. The role offers huge scope for progression and great deal of responsibility to shape the role in the direction of your choosing. The role offers exceptional reward, financially, professionally as well as offering generous flexible working arrangements. Our client is a well-established independent consultancy with several offices across the South of England. They have a well-established and diverse client base across a number of industry types. The successful candidate will have a minimum of 6 years' consultancy experience. You will be highly ambitious and commercially minded. You should be well versed in all aspects of Phase 1 and 2 reporting, phase 3 remediation and ideally Waste Management.LocationWinchester - HampshireResponsibilitiesYou shall be leading a team within the existing Geotechnical & Geo-environmental division. Your professional experience will allow you to undertake and supervise contaminated land phase 1 desk studies, phase 2 intrusive Geotechnical site investigations, Geotechnical design recommendations and technical report writing.You will also be involved in undertaking strategic and commercial work such as; client development and management, identifying work opportunities and bid writing.In addition to this the daily duties would include;* Managing and mentoring junior staff.* Supervision of a variety of projects, both office and site based* Performing required activities associated with projects (ground investigation, site & laboratory testing and analysis and design) * Preparation of relevant Health and Safety documentation, SI Factual and design reports.* Maintaining on-going communication with relevant project managers, contractors and clients when require* Provide project management, technical direction, undertake soil/rock logging for all ground investigation projects under your control;* Compiling and reviewing completed engineering logs and other engineering work to ensure accuracy;* Contamination/Environmental assessments;* Supervision of Geo-environmental works and interpretation of data;* Ensure that operations are in line with the client's health and safety policy * Develop innovative and entrepreneurial thinking and behaviour;* Build a profile in the industry and keep up-to-date with innovations and developments;Capabilities and Qualifications:Candidate must have:* Qualification to MSc level (or equivalent) in a Geo-environmental related discipline such as civil engineering, geology, engineering geology, environmental science or physical geography.* Strong Geo-environmental background experience * Extensive Phase I and Phase II investigations experience* Strong Geo-environmental background experience and skills including in depth understanding of the Geo-environmental, land contamination and remediation aspects of development projects.* Experience completing factual and interpretative Preliminary Risk Assessments (desk based and intrusive assessment) and Detailed Quantitative Risk Assessments (DQRA).* Sound understanding of current and emerging environmental legislation.* Experience of delivering contaminated aspects of development projects through the planning framework.* 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.* Highly motivated and adaptable with solution orientated approach.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 ( 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.

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