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Geo-Environmental Engineer

  • £25,000 - £30,000 + Package
  • Civil Engineering
  • Surrey

Geo-Environmental Engineer

Remediation of contaminated land

Woking – Projects throughout the South East

£25,000 – £30,000 + benefits

About the company:

Our client is a privately owned, award winning environmental contractor and consultancy who has over 20 years proven experience in providing specialist advice and undertaking quality site investigations and remediation projects. Operating across the UK with regional offices in the South East and The Midlands, our client provides services including remediation, site investigation and risk assessment to various petrochemical companies, retailers, government departments, and land and property owners.

This contractor has an excellent staff retention level which has been gained by constantly concentrating on improving standards. They are renowned for looking after their staff, providing them with strong career progression opportunities through their extensive commitment to training and development and with their close management team; they are able to offer a strong family feel to the business ensuring you are a name rather than just a number.

About the opportunity:

Due to continued company growth and a healthy order book, our client is recruiting for a driven Geo-Environmental Engineer / Scientist, to work in a combined remediation contracting and environmental consulting position. This role will incorporate a mix of fieldwork (70%) and office (30%) based working, based from their office in Berkshire.

The principal responsibilities will include conducting Phase I, Phase II site investigations, factual and interpretative reporting, sampling soils and waters, maintaining materials tracking registers, supervising contractors, applying treatment technologies to soils and groundwaters (with support from Project Managers and Site Managers) and preparing remediation validation reports.

About the requirements:

In order to be considered for this opportunity, you must be degree qualified in a relevant subject and hold 2 years postgraduate experience, working as a geo-environmental engineer for a contaminated land contractor / consultancy in the UK. Furthermore, due to the fieldwork being throughout the South of England (although occasionally in the Midlands), you must hold a full UK driving license and be willing to travel and stay away from home when required (subsistence will be covered).

About the benefits and rewards: 

For this permanent opportunity, we are targeting professionals looking to earn anywhere from £25,000 to £30,000 per annum, however specific salary will depend on experience and suitability. Furthermore, there will be a generous package on offer in addition to the usual benefits associated with a large successful company.

If you are interested in discussing this opportunity further, please send a copy of your CV to laura@cityscapeltd.com or call 01923 750 095 to discuss further on a confidential basis.