Air Quality Consultant

Job Title: Air Quality Consultant
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Manchester, Greater Manchester
Salary: Competitive
REF: BBBH23627_1494235098
Contact Name: Zoe Payne
Contact Email:
Job Published: about 4 years ago

Air Quality Scientist - Consultant


My client is a leading service provider in planning and environmental consultancy supporting projects at all stages projects from conception through to construction and maintenance, across the UK.

They are looking to recruit a Consultant/Air Quality Scientist (depending on experience).

Your Responsibilities will include;

  • Provide Air Quality consultancy services for a range of environmental projects for key public and private sector clients.
  • Provide robust technical advice to clients on compliance with environmental regulations and issues related to Environmental Impact Assessment and Permitting.
  • Work closely with clients' technical specialists to incorporate detailed aspects of plant and process and scheme design within environmental assessments.
  • Maintain our high quality of environmental deliverables whilst working within project budgets and timescales.
  • Support, develop and maintain client relationship.
  • Actively support business development activities.
  • Work closely with our India team and UK team to develop capability.
  • Mentor less experienced members of the team, including in UK and India.
  • A good degree qualification in a relevant environmental/natural science or engineering discipline.
  • Relevant UK experience in Air Quality assessment work. This will include Air Quality Assessments for some or all of the following: industrial sites, road transport schemes and Local Air Quality Management.
  • A track record of successful delivery of Air Quality projects to key public and private sector clients.
  • Proven ability to work within large multidisciplinary teams.
  • Proven ability to conduct technical work within budgetary and time constraints.
  • Ability to develop and follow safety procedures / method statements produced by both Jacobs and client organisations.
  • An excellent understanding on relevant UK technical guidance including the DMRB, LAQM Technical Guidance and relevant documents from the IAQM and EPUK.
  • Proven ability to use Air Quality models (such as ADMS, ADMS-Roads, ADMS Urban, Aermod, AirViro, CALROADS, CMAQ and CALPUFF).
  • Must be a self-starter with the drive and ambition to take a project forward and the ability to work unsupervised at times.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Ability and willingness to undertake new challenges.
  • Highly proficient in the use of standard office software (Word / Excel / Powerpoint).
  • Experience working to ISO 9001 and ISO 14001 standards.
  • Candidates should have, or be working towards, chartered membership of a recognised professional institution.
  • Ability to interpret environmental regulations and guidance.
  • Experience of working on major road schemes.
  • A track record in successful business development and /or the management of air quality teams.
  • A full UK driving license would be preferred.
  • Able to develop Excel based spreadsheet solutions to efficiently manipulate large and complex datasets.

I look forward to receving your application shortly or please call 01202 888 986 Ext 202.