Senior/Principal Environmental Consultant

Ref No. EMP399146
Location Birmingham, England
Job type Permanent
Job Status Applicants Required

Introduction

My client is currently seeking a Senior/Principal Environmental Scientist to help them grow their team. As part of your role you will provide a significant contribution to delivering projects for the Environment Agency and other clients.

Important

EIA/SEA Experience

The Job

Background

My client is expanding their teams across all levels to support their delivery of a variety of projects in the Rivers and Coastal sector whilst supporting their Water, Rail, Highways and Tunnels divisions. Their key clients include the Environment Agency, Local Authorities and other leading national and international infrastructure providers.

This is an exciting opportunity to become part of our expansion process and to help my client maintain and grow their position as a leading supplier of engineering and environmental services.

The Role & Responsibilities

My client is currently seeking a Senior/Principal Environmental Scientist to help them grow their team. As part of your role you will provide a significant contribution to delivering projects for the Environment Agency and other clients across England and Wales. Projects will include a variety of fluvial and coastal flooding projects, as well as strategies and other infrastructure projects (water, rail, housing or commercial property). You will be working on delivering the environmental and EIA elements of those including both the technical elements of projects as well as the management ones.

Key skills

EIA/SEA
Environmental Legislation
Environmental Clerk of Works/Environmental site audits
Environmental Management Plans
Project work
Excellent written and verbal communication
Excellent report writing skills
Project Management

In addition to the above, you would be expected to be able to demonstrate working experience in some of the following technical areas:
Work experience in delivering EIA
Work experience on rail projects
Work experience on river/coastal projects
Experience on projects needing Habitats Directive Assessment or Water Framework Directive
Assessment
Ecology
Consenting Stakeholder engagement
Town and Country Planning
Contaminated Land
CEEQUAL/BREEAM
Sustainability Assessments
Health Impact Assessments

As part of your role you will be asked to develop the technical aspects of projects from feasibility to detailed design with particular regards to the environmental assessment process, consultation, applying for consents and submitting a planning application.

Qualifications

As the successful candidate, you will hold a BSc/MSc in a related Environmental Science field with experience in EIA. You will be a member of a relevant institution working towards chartership or be chartered. You will also drive on behalf of the company to visit clients/sites etc and therefore a valid UK driving licence is essential.

Matchtech acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and employment business for the supply of temporary workers and is part of Gattaca Plc.

Gattaca Plc provides support services to Matchtech and may assist with processing your application.

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