Remediation Engineer

Vacancy posted: Tuesday, 13 September 2016

Salary: TBA
Location: Edinburgh

Job ref. no.: UK747011

This industry renowned multi disciplined engineering consultancy are known for their innovative ways in delivering engineering solutions to their clients needs. Being able to offer technical expertise across a plethora of industries means that they have crafted a reputation and a continual order book. With a coverage across the UK and Europe they harbour some of the best Engineers within their ranks and not only offer technical expertise but guidance for their graduate engineers.

Due to the continued success in their Edinburgh Environmental office they are looking to bring into their team an intermediate level Remediation Engineer who is looking to transition in a Senior Consultant in the near future.

Reporting to the Principal Consultant you will be responsible for the collection of scientific data including trial pitting, geological logging, soil and groundwater monitoring and completing associated technical reports covering groundwater risk assessments, Phase I & II.

You will be a part of a team which will undertake and complete investigations, remediation strategies, deployment forms and production of construction design and management health and safety plans.

You will accompany the Principal Consultant when they act as a Site Manager completing Phase II ground investigations and remediation schemes as well as being confident completing Phase I and II investigations on your own.

Additionally you will review contractor Method Statements and Risk Assessments and ensuring IMS procedures are properly followed for all projects including environmental and health and safety matters. You will produce design drawing and cross sections and be comfortable in data manipulation, interpretation and reporting of scientific data

To be successful in this role you will need to hold a BSc in an Environmental based topic with ideally a post graduate specialism in Remediation or Contaminated Land.

You will have spent the start of your career working in the consultancy environment and have detailed experience working on Remediation projects and being able to develop and implement Remediation strategies. Ideally you will have had some interaction dealing with the clients onsite and progress updates and managing their expectations.

You will know  how to use data and undertake generic and detailed quantitative risk assessments using the relevant and appropriate modelling tools (Environment Agency P20 Remedial Targets Worksheet, CLEA model etc)

With your career to date you will be competent in delivering site testing, data management, data interpretation input into proposals and communication either via reports (DQRA's, remediation strategy, validation reports etc). You will also be competent in using ArcGIS to aid in contaminant plume modelling and assess plume migration.

Historically you will have provided support to the remediation team in the design, pricing and write up of remediation tenders and projects.

As the successful candidate you will be rewarded with an industry leading salary and package. This position also includes on going career development and training

All applicants will be treated with the strictest of confidence.

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Contact Name Regan Black
Telephone 0131 555 9886
Address Caledonian Exchange
19a Canning Street
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