Environmental Specialist

Job Title: Environmental Specialist
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Preston, Lancashire
Salary: £350 - £400 per day
Start Date: ASAP
REF: BBBH26964
Contact Name: Kathryn Pereira
Contact Email:
Job Published: over 2 years ago

Are you an Environmental Specialist in the North West? Are you highly experienced with applying for and managing environmental permits? Are you available on a contract basis? If so, please read on...

Your extensive experience of working on a large scale project and the skillset that accompanies such a project will come into its own, combined with your permitting experience, planning conditions and EU ETS experience. From a technical perspective, you will be adept at carrying out environmental risk assessments, ensuring compliance with legislation, maintaining the Environmental Management System in accordance with ISO14001, you will be familiar with environmental monitoring equipment and the detection of any issues resulting from broken equipment. In addition, you will be a point of call for technical assessments and you'll understand the planning conditions and be adept at liaising with the EA and other regulatory bodies.

Your communication skills will be valuable to this role, liaising with the EA about the environmental permits, as well as being able to translate complex technical language to different audiences and compiling thorough, accurate reports. You'll also be responsible for attending meetings and disseminating information to various parties.

Although you won't have any direct reports, any management experience you have will be valuable as you will be managing specialist consultants and responsible for communicating complex information correctly.

You will be located in Manchester or north of here due to the location of the site and there isn't a huge amount of travel involved but is site based so you'll have worked in a similar environment previously.

You will be an integral member of the Environmental & Permit Team working on this interesting and high profile project in the NW of England and you will be rewarded with a competitive day rate. Please call Katie on 01202 888986 ext 207 to find out more about this fantastic opportunity!