EIA Consultant - Glasgow

Job Title: EIA Consultant - Glasgow
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Glasgow, Scotland
Salary: £25000.00 - £32000.00 per annum
REF: BBBH25272
Contact Name: Barrie Dempster
Contact Email:
Job Published: almost 3 years ago

EIA Consultant - Glasgow

With continued growth year on year my client is now looking to recruit a motivated, commercially aware EIA Consultant to join their friendly team. Building on existing and growing EIA portfolio. Providing consultancy to a broad spectrum of private organisations, in areas such as housing, ports & harbours, energy transmission, renewables, and industrial. You will also provide advice to public sector clients covering healthcare, education and research.

The Role:

Full time permanent position based in Glasgow. The post will involve:

  • Coordination, management and writing relevant sections of Environmental Statements / EIA Reports across a range of sectors, including the overall production of the Environmental Statement / EIA Report;
  • Support to the Environmental Assessment team in developing new business opportunities and writing tender proposals for EIA projects across a range of sectors;
  • Co-ordination of and interaction with a busy multi-disciplinary team across Scotland; and
  • Acting as a regular client interface.

The Candidate:

You will have:

  • At least 3 or more years' proven UK EIA consultancy experience, having been closely involved in the project management of EIA and in compiling Environmental Statements. Scottish experience is an advantage;
  • An ability to think commercially and work cross-company;
  • A relevant undergraduate degree (with additional MSc preferable) and Associate membership of the Institute of Environmental Management and Assessment (AIEMA);
  • Proven skills and experience in project management, and the ability to produce written reports to a high standard. Examples may be requested;
  • Excellent attention to detail and strong understanding of quality systems such as ISO 9001;
  • A good understanding of EIA legislation and the Scottish planning system;
  • Proven experience with clients, internal multi-disciplinary teams, sub-consultants and regulators, with associated strong and confident communication skills.

??It would also be an advantage, but not essential to have the following skills:

  • Direct experience of the Scottish planning system - for example submission of planning applications, discharge of conditions, writing of Planning Statements etc.;
  • Some experience in assisting another technical discipline (e.g. ecological survey, noise, air quality); and/or
  • GIS experience in ArcGIS.

We look forward to receiving your application. For further information, then please contact Barrie Dempster at ALLEN & YORK LTD on 01202 888986 or email