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Geo Environmental Engineer

JP Engineering
Preston, Lancashire
£27000 - £37000/annum Dependant on experience
Closing date
Apr 7, 2023

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Environmental Engineering
Position Type
Engineer, Staff Engineer
Organization Type
Firm, Consulting Engineering
This is an excellent opportunity to join a Geo-Environmental and Geotechnical Consultancy within a highly regarded, long established, specialist Site Investigation group of companies with offices nationwide.

My client is looking for an ambitious Geo-Environmental Engineer to join their Consultancy team based at the Head Office in Preston, working on a wide range of projects.

This is an ideal opportunity for someone looking to become Chartered in the next year or two.

You will have SOME of the following:-

• B.Sc. / M.Sc. in an Environmental related subject.

• 4+ years experience in contaminated land investigation in the UK. (Senior status depends of knowledge and experience)

• A strong technical background in the investigation, remediation and validation of contaminated land.

• Technical Report writing experience of Phase 1, 2, 3 and 4 stages of investigation. • Knowledge of generic and site specific risk assessments, CLEA and other risk models, groundwater contamination, P20 assessments, landfill gas risk assessments, remediation techniques, soil waste classification, validation, etc.

• Experience and understanding of current UK legislation for contaminated land.

• Some geotechnical knowledge, particularly with regard to foundation assessment, would be ideal.

• Experience of logging soils to BS5930/Eurocode 7.

• Full UK drivers licence. T

he main responsibilities of the successful candidate would be:

• Providing geo-environmental expertise and advice to the Group's area offices on a wide range of projects.

• Producing Technical Reports: Phase 1 Desk Studies, Phase 2 Intrusive Geo-Environmental Reports, Phase 3 Remediation Statements, Phase 4 Validation Reports on a wide range of projects.

• Liaising with and providing geo-environmental consultancy advice to Clients.

• Liaison with Contaminated Land Officers, Environment Agency etc.

• Designing investigation and remediation schemes.

• Peer review of external reports

This is an urgent role, for more information please send a CV ASAP

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