Contaminated Land Consultant- Brighton

£23000 - £32000 per annum + company benefits
24 Sep 2016
22 Oct 2016
Ellie Thomas
Job Type

My client, a market leading UK based Consultancy are expanding their Land Contamination Team in Brighton and are looking to recruit a Contaminated Land Consultant to work on Geotechnical and Environmental projects throughout the UK.

The successful candidate will join the Land Contamination Team where you will produce Geo-Environmental desk studies and site investigation reports. The role will involve on-site supervision of fieldwork, you will be logging soil and rock and scheduling laboratory testing.

As a Contaminated Land Consultant you will be completing phase 1 desk studies and phase 2 intrusive site investigations, completing factual and interpretive reports and liaising with clients and local authorities about new projects.

Candidates are required to have a First Degree in Engineering Geology or Geology and an MSc in Engineering Geology or Contamination Assessment and between 2 and 3 years' experience working with a UK based Consultancy.

The successful candidate will ideally have 2+ years' experience supervising field work and Ground Investigation techniques, sampling and logging of soil and rock to professional standards and scheduling of laboratory testing. Experience carrying out contaminated land assessment and remediation strategies is also required.

Candidates are also expected to have experience completing geotechnical interpretive reports and also preparing interpretive reports for contamination and remediation strategies. Experience in Groundwater DQRA would be very beneficial.

This is an excellent opportunity to join a fantastic company with excellent training and development.

My client offers a competitive salary and benefits package including pension scheme and health scheme.

If this role is of interest to you or if you are searching for other roles relating to Geo-Environmental or Geotechnical Engineering then please do not hesitate to contact Ellie Thomas on 01792 365009 or email We have many more vacancies available on our website at This is a permanent role.

Penguin Recruitment is operating as a Recruitment Agency in respect to this position.