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Geoenvironmental Engineer - Manchester

£27,000 - £34,000


Our Client this multidisciplinary engineering consultancy have a requirement for a Geoenvironmental engineer within their South Manchester office, of this larger consulting group.  The Geoenvironmental Section is driven to provide effective holistic solutions for a range of different sites in terms of geotechnical, environmental and waste management issues for a very wide range of commercial and private clients.  This company specialises in identifying, quantifying and reducing abnormal costs to developments at an early stage.

The successful candidate should have between 2 - 5 years’ experience working in either a consulting or contracting environment.  The successful candidate would preferably have a proven track record in undertaking contaminated land, geotechnical and civil engineering site investigations. Remediation and verification work are also core to this position; however, direct experience is not necessarily required.  The candidate must have a high level of report writing skills and must be able to tailor reports to a range of different scopes. A Masters degree is beneficial either within geological or environmental science disciplines.

The responsibilities for this position will include, but are not limited to the following:

•           Setting up and managing site investigations, remediation and verification works;

•           Accurate and precise recording of the data obtained from site;

•           Management of site based sub-contractors;

•           Generic and site specific risk assessments; and,

•           Ensuring that health and safety aspects of site investigations are of paramount concern.

The ideal candidate should have experience with the use of borehole software such as HoleBase/AGS and have excellent MS Word and Excel skills, as well as a knowledge of CAD.  The candidate should also be prepared to gain an intimate knowledge of all current guidance, as this will be essential.

This is a permanent position with a company vehicle, laptop, mobile phone and overtime benefits. Opportunities for international work are available.  Due to the nature of the interview process candidates should be residing in the UK.



Paul Farnell

0121 616 5047

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