Contaminated Land Consultant

By enviroadmin
Thursday, 14th April 2022
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Enviroguide Consulting has an exciting opportunity for a self-motivated and enthusiastic, hydrogeologist to join our contaminated land team as contaminated land consultant to support the continued growth of the company.

This is a full time, permanent position which can be based at our offices in either Dublin or Wexford. We also operate a hybrid work environment, supported by state-of-the-art IT systems and software management tools.

This role will offer the successful candidate the opportunity to join a dynamic team providing professional services undertaking complex contaminated land and hydrogeology assessments in support of due diligence assessments for property acquisition and divestiture, IPPC, IED and waste licensed facilities including licence applications, surrender and compliance as well as assessment of unregulated landfill sites for private sector clients and local authorities.

The successful candidate will be a highly motivated individual with a positive attitude, an ability to motivate others and a demonstrated willingness to learn and keep up to date with changing legislation and industry trends and developments.

Main Duties and Responsibilities

  • Project Management of a range of contaminated land projects.
  • Design, manage and supervise site investigation and sampling and will be required to attend site and carryout sampling.
  • Undertaking Contaminated Land / Hydrogeology Risk Assessments and Waste Classification Assessments.
  • .Preparation of technical reports and other deliverables

Personal Specification

  • Degree in Geology, Hydrogeology, Environmental Science/Engineering with a Master’s Degree preferable.
  • Minimum 3+ years’ demonstrable experience in a consultancy working in contaminated land
  • Strong emphasis on attention to detail and meeting project milestones.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Ability to work independently and also delivering work as part of larger project team with strong social and interpersonal and communication skills .
  • Understanding of health, safety and environmental management.
  • Knowledge of Irish and EU environmental legislation and industry best practice standards / guidelines required.
  • Excellent skills in Microsoft Office and GIS packages and environmental software packages.
  • Working towards chartership with a professional body such as IGI, IEI, CIWEM.
  • Full Clean Driving Licence required.

What we offer

This role offers a full time, permanent position and includes an industry leading remuneration package and competitive annual leave entitlements which will reflect the level of skill and experience the successful candidate brings to the team.

Enviroguide Consulting provides an Employee Assistance Programme to support and promote health and wellbeing amongst our staff. We also support the Bike to Work Scheme.

Enviroguide Consulting is a dynamic consultancy which offers the successful candidate an opportunity to work as part of a wider engaged, positive and successful team of environmental experts of varying disciplines with a broad range of skills and experience.

We provide a collaborative, positive and enjoyable learning environment. Our team members strive to be the best at what they do with a strong emphasis on quality, accuracy, client care and project ownership. This presents an opportunity to work on a varied range of projects, broadening skills and experience all the time with an emphasis on continued professional development, training and periodic performance reviews to develop your career within the company.

The role can be located at our offices in either Dublin or Wexford, and remote working will be facilitated. We also operate a hybrid work model, supported by state-of-the-art IT infrastructure and project and time management systems.

We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all qualified applicants.

To apply, please submit your CV and cover letter to