Environmental Engineer, Gloucester, Gloucestershire

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JP Engineering Recruitment
Gloucester, South West
Jan 14, 2022
Jan 23, 2022
Position Type
Engineer, Staff Engineer
Organization Type
Firm, Consulting Engineering
Environmental Engineer


Our client is the countrys leading environmental consultant and contractor working on some of the most challenging brownfield and blue/green infrastructure programmes and projects across the UK.

Key Responsibilities/Requirements:

An Environmental Engineers main role is to provide on and offsite support to the project team to enable the delivery of the technical and practical elements of a remediation, environmental improvement or site investigation project.

Provide the required support to the supervision and management team for the environmental consultancy, site investigation and remediation activities as undertaken by the company

Develop and build an understanding of environmental engineering required for site investigation, site remediation and soil waste classification and provide advice to colleagues when appropriate

Follow and develop specialist guidance and advice on a project specific basis. You should ensure that this knowledge is disseminated into the company and to your colleagues where appropriate

Undertake site environmental monitoring in accordance with the companies Mobile Treatment License or an Environmental Monitoring Plan. Compare to site targets where available and report

Project manage and undertake site investigations and minor remediation projects with minimal supervision

Trial pit and borehole soil logging to BS 5930:2015+A1:2020

Ensure the collection and compliant storage of representative soil and water samples

Where required obtain the most cost-effective rates for subcontract works and materials

Obtain certification from suitably qualified, experienced and approved suppliers and sub-contractors as necessary and assess their competence to complete a task or supply a service

Develop IT skills with the use of Microsoft Office Suite and other technical programs

Develop site surveying skills

When required deputise for the site manager for short durations.

Qualifications & Experience Required/Desired

Educated to degree level (relevant subject)

At least 1 years relevant experience

Site based investigation & remediation experience

Knowledge of and experience with environmental regulations

Relevant CSCS & SMSTS qualification

Full Driving License

Attributes & Values

Willingness to learn and adapt to site situations;

Prepared to work nationwide including potentially for long periods of time;

Confident and professional demeanour;

Willingness and ability to assume responsibility and make informed decisions;

Good level of written and oral communication skills;

Excellent interpersonal skills and able to interact with a wide range of disciplines and stakeholders;

Good organisation skills with the ability to multitask.