Senior Remediation Scientist

Job Title: Senior Remediation Scientist
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: South East England, England
Salary: Negotiable
REF: BBBH28439
Contact Name: Tom Herbert
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Allen & York are continuing our support of a leading UK consultancy group, who are looking to grow their contaminated land and remediation team in the South East of England.

We are looking for an individual who has a solid background in the ground investigation market, that is looking to make a move into a remediation design and consenting type position. You will hold a specialist position within the team and be relied upon to make key decisions across a diverse project portfolio.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Undertaking and co-ordinating investigations and remediation works
  • Drafting and reviewing reporting and design works
  • Preparation of permits and consents (MTP, MMP notifications etc)
  • Preparation of site specific risk assessments, method statements H&S plans etc.
  • Preparing and reviewing remediation validation/completion reports
  • Complete the tendering process and assist with new bids
  • Liaising confidently with clients and stakeholders

Candidate Specification

  • At least 5 years of professional experience within the contaminated land sector
  • Qualified to degree level in an environmental/chemistry field
  • Hand on experience of site work, sampling, site supervision
  • CSCS card, completion of SSSTS or SMSTS training would be an advantage
  • Strong understanding of the UK contaminated land regime and remediation technologies

This is a strong opportunity to join one of the UK largest contaminated land teams by revenue, at a time of continued growth in an unstable market. Applications will be reviewed and appraised as soon as they are received.