South East
£30,000 - £50,000

Geoenvironmental Scientist

Ref: 10154| Posted: 3rd Mar 2021

Brief Outline


  • One of the UK’s leading multi-disciplined environmental and remediation contractors are looking for a Geoenvironmental Scientist to work from their Reading office to meet their growing business needs in commercial and industrial sectors.


  • This role will involve further development into a more management focused role in the foreseeable future.



About our Client








  • The client has been active in the environmental market for over 20 years with an established client base across the UK that consists of tier one main contractors, developers and industrial bodies.


About the Role


Responsibilities Include:

· Provision of technical input to environmental assessment projects including data collection, analysis and assessment

  • Conducting phase 1 & phase 2 site investigations
  • Maintain an overview and ultimate responsibility for project tasks
  • Interpretative and factual report writing
  • Undertake environmental site work
  • Provide general environmental support to the wider team

About the Candidate


  • Recognised degree level qualification
  • Knowledge of environmental legislation
  • Previous experience within similar environmental or ground remediation role.
  • Excellent interpersonal communication & people management skills in order to build successful, long term customer & employee relationships whilst working openly & collaboratively at all levels with individuals & groups, remaining people centred in addition to task focused
  • An understanding of current health & safety legislation approved codes of practice & guidance notes
  • Ability to work to tight timescales & with a strong sense of self motivation and a creative   approach towards problem solving whilst thriving on complex & unusual challenges
  • Flexible and Adaptable; willingness to work weekends and some holidays, and occasionally evenings. Provide 24hr call out when necessary


Points of Appeal


  • Freedom within the role
  • Excellent salary and benefits
  • Great Career prospects to progress to higher management