All about Environmental Engineering & Geoenvironmental Recruitment

Recruiting in Environmental Engineering and Geoenvironmental Services covers a broad range of knowledge and scientific skillsets from chemistry, biology and ecology to geology, hydraulics, hydrology, microbiology, and mathematics. We’re proud to place individuals that will provide solutions to protect and improve the quality of the environment and every species that lives within it.

As a specialist Environmental Recruiter since 1993, we place professionals within Contaminated Land and Environmental Engineering in a diverse range of civil, structural and water, transport and power engineering projects, throughout the UK and globally.

Working with Multi-disciplinary Consultancies, we recruit at all levels for Geoenvironmental Consultants, Geoenvironmental Engineers, Engineering Geologists, Contaminated Land Consultants, Civil and Structural Engineers, Water Engineers and Geotechnical Engineers.

Specialist roles require specialist Recruiters to apply their skills and experience alongside using their network to find the best talent in the market. At Allen & York, that’s what we do.

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Graduate Engineering Geologist / Geotechnical Engineer

£20000.00 - £27000.00 per annum

Environmental Engineering and Geoenvironmental Services


Senior - Associate Director, Geology / Geotech Fairhurst UK




Mine Closure Consultant




Senior / Principal Geo-Environmental Consultant


Construction and Infrastructure


Geotechnical Engineer

£20000.00 - £30000.00 per annum

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