Geo Environmental Engineer - Edinburgh

Job Title: Geo Environmental Engineer - Edinburgh
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Edinburgh, Scotland
Salary: £22000 - £26000 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
REF: BBBH25177
Contact Name: Tom Herbert
Contact Email:
Job Published: about 3 years ago

Allen & York's Ground Engineering team have been brought on board to assist the internal recruitment team of a large consultancy group, in filling an urgent requirement in their Edinburgh team's GeoEnvironmental division. This team is well established with a good stream of both internal and external clients, with a healthy pipeline of work heading into 2017.

This role would suit a consultant who has gained a couple of years of solid grounding in the sector who is looking to make their first move into a new team. You will gain exposure to remediation and ground investigation projects across the region, working in both the office and on site.

A full job description is available on request; however, our client has asked for the following as essential requirements:

  • Degree in geology, environmental science or related subject
  • Preferably 4 years + relevant experience
  • Knowledge of environmental law, standards and regulatory guidance
  • Conceptual model formulation
  • Qualitative and generic quantitative risk assessment and / or initial interpretation of geotechnical data
  • Computer literate and competent in use of MS Office to create spreadsheets and documents for effective reporting, communication and record keeping
  • Commercial awareness and attention of detail
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Full UK driving licence

In addition, the following points are highly desirable

  • Master's degree in geology, environmental science or related subject
  • Experience of detailed quantitative risk assessment

This role is immediately available and we are looking to speak with suitable candidates as soon as possible. 01202 888986