Geo-Environmental Consultant


Geo-Environmental Consultant
Contract type: Full time
Type: Geotechnics
Location: Southampton

As a Geo-Environmental Consultant, you will be responsible for the design and management of geotechnical and/or geo-environmental assignments including (but not limited to): desk studies, ground investigations (factual and interpretative), human health, groundwater and gas risk assessments and preparation of Remediation Method Statements.

You will also provide clients with geo-environmental advice and assistance as required on an ad hoc basis, and negotiate and liaise with relevant regulatory authorities (NHBC, EA, LA etc.) as necessary.

You will have a good working knowledge of appropriate British Standards, Eurocodes, Industry Guidance and NHBC Standards.

The company

Is a multiple award-winning provider of engineering consultancy and specialist contracting services for construction, infrastructure and the environment, and is currently ranked in the top 30 of the Sunday Times 100 Best Companies to Work For for the third consecutive year. Employing over 500 people in multiple locations around the UK, we continue to expand our private and public sector client base by both organic and acquisitive growth. With a pioneering spirit and a reputation for technical excellence, customer surveys show satisfaction levels of over 92% and staff retention is extremely high. We have a vibrant and friendly culture, and offer an extensive package of flexible benefits to suit your individual lifestyle and well-being.

The person

You will hold a BEng, BSc or higher technical qualification in a relevant subject (geology, civil engineering, environmental science etc.) and will be working towards Chartered Engineer status. You will also have at least two years of relevant experience, ideally gained in ground investigation, interpretation and reporting.

The role requires excellent written and verbal communication skills combined with good analysis and technical capability in MS Word. Experience of MS Excel, AutoCAD and geotechnical assessment and modelling would also be desirable.

This is an outstanding opportunity to take your career to the next level with a successful and caring employer with an excellent reputation in the industry.

If you wish to be considered for this role, please apply below or forward a CV in MS Word format, in confidence, stating current remuneration details (including benefits) and availability to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

This permanent, full time position offers a competitive salary (depending on experience) plus an excellent flexible benefits package.