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Senior Remediation Scientist

  • £30,000 - £40,000 + Benefits
  • Civil Engineering
  • Kent

Senior Remediation Scientist

Remediation of contaminated land

£30,000 – £40,000 + package

Maidstone, Kent

About the company:

Our client is an award winning environmental contractor and consultancy who has over 30 years proven experience in providing specialist advice and undertaking quality site investigation and remediation projects. Operating nationally throughout the UK with regional offices in the South East, South West and in the North in addition to offices overseas, our client provides services including remediation, site investigation and risk assessment to various petrochemical companies, government departments, manufacturers and land and property owners.

About the opportunity:

Due to company expansion, my client is recruiting permanently for a Senior Remediation Scientist to join their contaminated land team based in Kent. As a Senior Remediation Scientist, you will be required to work closely with the Management team in order to successfully deliver remediation projects throughout the South East. General duties / responsibilities will include but not be limited to the following:

  • Undertaking and / or coordinating investigations and remediation works including reporting.
  • Report review, interpretation and Remediation Strategy implementation.
  • Assist Director and Engineering Manager in final remediation design and deployment.
  • Preparation of permits/ licences/ consents (EA Permits, MMP, notifications).
  • Preparation site specific risk assessments and method statements, Health and Safety Plans.
  • Undertake remediation site inspections.
  • Organising internal and external resources with onsite supervision of specific tasks and contractors.
  • Ensuring site works are compliant with health and safety, regulatory and project specific requirements.
  • Manage sampling and monitoring regimes, site data and scheduling.
  • Monitoring to ensure optimum performance of systems, compliance with environmental permits and other site specific requirements.
  • Preparing and reviewing validation / completion reports.
  • Preparing and reviewing tender proposals, assisting with bid process.
  • Liaising with clients, external contacts and regulatory bodies when

About the requirements:

In order to be considered for this opportunity, you must hold a degree in geology, environmental science or a related subject and hold a minimum of 3 year post graduate experience within the contaminated land / remediation sector. You must have a good understanding of UK contaminated land regime and remediation technologies and hold a valid CSCS card and SMSTS.

About the benefits and rewards:

For this permanent opportunity, the salary has been left negotiable as the specifics will be defined upon experience and suitability however professionals can expect to target a salary between £30,000 – £40,000. Furthermore, there will be a generous package offered in addition to standard benefits associated with a large successful company (pension, health care, laptop, phone etc.).

If interested in this opportunity, please forward a copy of your CV to me at or call the main office number on 01923 750 095