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Geo-Environmental Engineer - High Scope for Progression

NonStop Consulting
Manchester, Greater Manchester, M1
Closing date
May 30, 2024

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Environmental Engineering
Position Type
Engineer, Staff Engineer
Organization Type
Firm, Consulting Engineering
Geo-Environmental Engineer to Senior - High Scope for Progression

Join a thriving, innovative company at the forefront of the geo-environmental industry. With nearly 30 years of pioneering technologies such as window and windowless sampling mini-boreholes and multifunctional mini-tracked drilling rigs, our client has revolutionised contaminated land site investigations in the UK. Their ground breaking Microdrilling technology, introduced in the 2010's, has significantly advanced coal mining and sinkhole investigations. They continue to push the boundaries with new R&D opportunities, making the company a dynamic and exciting place to work.

Position Overview:

We are seeking an experienced Geo-Environmental Engineer to join their enthusiastic and dynamic team. This role is ideal for professionals with a minimum of 3+ years of relevant experience, who are either Chartered or looking to become Chartered in the near future. You will be based in their Altrincham, Manchester office, working on a diverse array of geo-environmental projects that involve investigating and remediating contaminated land, intersecting with engineering geology and geotechnical engineering.

Key Responsibilities:

Provide geo-environmental expertise and advice across the Group's area offices, including on-site attendance as needed.

Produce technical reports such as Desk Studies, Intrusive Geo-Environmental Reports, Remediation Statements, and Validation Reports.

Liaise with clients, providing consultancy advice on geo-environmental issues.

Collaborate with Contaminated Land Officers and the Environment Agency.

Design site investigation and remediation schemes.

Conduct peer reviews of external reports.

Candidate Requirements:

B.Sc./M.Sc. in an environmental-related field.

3+ years of experience in UK contaminated land investigation.

Strong technical background in the investigation, remediation, and validation of contaminated land.

Proficiency in technical reporting for Phase 1, 2, 3 / Tiers 1-4 stages of investigation.

Knowledge of generic and site-specific risk assessments (GQRA & DQRA), CLEA, groundwater contamination, P20 assessments, landfill/mine gas risk assessments, remediation techniques, soil waste classification, and validation.

Understanding of invasive weed management.

Familiarity with current UK legislation for contaminated land.

Some engineering geology/geotechnical knowledge, particularly related to ground hazard modelling (CGHM) and foundation methods.

Experience in logging soils to BS5930/Eurocode 7 standards.

Full UK driver's license.

Incentives and Benefits:

Competitive salary based on experience and negotiation.

Annual bonus scheme for extra hours worked, independent of seniority and salary scale.

Biannual performance appraisals and annual salary reviews based on individual and company performance.

Company-covered overnight stays with accommodation and meals.

Life insurance and accident cover.

Excellent work-life balance with no weekend work.

Support for CPD, accreditation, and training towards professional Chartership.

Fully funded personal protective equipment (PPE).

Flexible hybrid working options, depending on circumstances.

Become a part of a vibrant team and contribute to their continued success and innovation in the geo-environmental field. Share in the rewards of their collaborative achievements and advance your career in a supportive and forward-thinking environment.

To apply for this role, please hit the APPLY button below. If you are looking for something else, please contact us as we work across the Geosciences and Geotechnical industry UK wide covering: Geo-Environmental Engineer, Geotechnical Engineer, Geo-Environmental Consultant, Remediation Engineer, Hydrogeologist, Contaminated Land Consultant and much more

For a confident chat please contact Jared Syed

Call (phone number removed), extension 7568 Email

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