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Remediation Engineer

  • £24,000 - £32,000 + Package
  • Specialist Sub Contract
  • Essex

About the company:

Our client is an award winning remediation contractor who offers practical solutions for brownfield regeneration and contaminated land problems. By using their extensive in house experience, they aim to provide an unrivalled service tailored to their client’s individual’s needs.

To date, out client has successfully completed technical projects throughout the UK for local authorities, developers, main contractors and consultants either in the role of principal contractor or subcontractor which range from small spills through to large multi-technology remediation of brownfield sites.

Having met with this business and several of the leadership team on various occasions, I would highly recommend them to anyone looking for a polished company that can offer them good, technical projects and fantastic career progression opportunities.

About the opportunity:

Due to present and anticipated workload, our client has identified the need to expand their team and therefore is recruiting permanently for a Remediation Engineer with a minimum of 3 years post graduate experience to be based from their office in Essex to assist the Directors and Project Managers with technical delivery and verification of remediation projects. This position will incorporate a mix of office based working and site based working and the successful professional will be involved on remediation projects from cradle to grave – i.e. from tender stage through to submittal of completion.
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 in addition to regulators
  • Carry out remedial excavation and verification sampling to demonstrate remedial objectives are met

Due to the structure of the team, fantastic career progression opportunities will be available.

About the requirements:

In order to be considered for this opportunity, it is imperative that professionals have at least 3 years post graduate experience whilst working within a contaminated land discipline and ideally a significant portion of this time will have been spent in remediation or on site, carrying out sampling, site investigations, monitoring etc. Additionally, professionals must have a working knowledge of a range of remedial technologies and due to the remit of work, must hold a full valid UK driving license.

About the rewards / benefits:

For this permanent opportunity, we are targeting professionals looking to earn anywhere between £24,000 – £32,000 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 will be available.

If interested in this exciting opportunity, please send a copy of your CV to or call 01923 750 095 / 07876 864 945 to discuss further on a confidential basis.