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Remediation Engineer

  • £25,000 - £30,000 + Benefits
  • Civil Engineering
  • Cheshire

Due to company expansion in the North West of England, our client is recruiting permanently for a Remediation Engineer (ideally 1 years post graduate experience) to assist in the technical delivery of contaminated land site investigations and remediation projects. Our client, who has been established for over 25 years, is committed to be the brownfield specialist of choice and they are renowned for looking after their employees, providing them with strong career progression opportunities. If interested in this exciting opportunity, please get in touch.

About the company:

Our client is a privately owned, award winning environmental contractor and consultancy who has over 25 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 present and anticipated workload, our client has identified the need to expand their team and therefore are recruiting permanently for a Remediation Engineer. You will be based from their office in the North West of England and will assist in the delivery of contaminated land site investigation and remediation projects under the direction of Project Managers for larger projects and managing small projects independently. This opportunity will incorporate a mix of office based working (circa 40%) and site based working (circa 60%) and you will be involved in remediation projects from cradle to grave.

With direction and support, you will be responsible for:

  • Producing remediation strategies, risk assessments and method statements
  • Co-ordinating / appointing subcontractors
  • Obtaining licences, permits and regulatory approvals
  • Supporting the senior engineer and site managers on technical aspects of remediation projects to ensure remedial objectives are met
  • Carrying out site work including verification sampling, set up and commissioning of treatment systems
  • Ensuring site records are kept up to date (daily logs, soil audit, deliveries etc.)
  • Writing completion / verification reports
  • Liaising with client representatives or third party verification engineers
  • Carry out remedial excavation and verification sampling to demonstrate remedial objectives are met

About the Requirements:

In order to be considered for this opportunity, it is imperative you hold 1 years post graduate experience whilst working within a contaminated land discipline and ideally a portion of this time will have been spent in remediation or on site, carrying out sampling, site investigations etc. Additionally, due to the remit of work, must hold a full valid UK driving license and be willing to travel.

About the rewards / benefits:

For this permanent opportunity, my client is looking to offer a salary between £25,000 – £30,000 per annum, however specific remuneration will depend on experience and suitability.  Furthermore, there will be a generous package offered in addition to other benefits associated with a large successful company plus as this is a thriving business, excellent career development opportunities are available.

How to apply:

If interested, please send a copy of your CV to or call 01923 750 095 to discuss further on a confidential basis.