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Geo Environmental Consultant

Geo Environmental Consultant - 46802 - Up to £27k

We are currently seeking an enthusiastic, positive and confident Geo-Environmental Consultant to help us grow our team;

Background
Capita Real Estate and Infrastructure is part of Capita plc, the UK's leading provider of business process management and integrated professional support service solutions, with 68,000 staff across the UK, Europe, South Africa and India.
Following 2 years of continued success and growth in Capitas Water and Environment team, we are expanding our teams across all levels to support our delivery of a variety of projects in the Rivers and Coastal sector whilst supporting our Water, Rail, Highways and Tunnels divisions.

Our key clients include the Environment Agency, Local Authorities and other leading national and international infrastructure providers.
The Capita infrastructure division delivers projects in the UK and across the globe.

We have successfully delivered many high profile projects including the award-winning Newhaven Flood Alleviation Scheme, Dalmuir Wastewater Treatment Works in Scotland and the £400M Shatin-Central Link Cross-Harbour Tunnels in Hong Kong.

Along with our JV partners AECOM and INECO we have secured HS2 Phase 2 Environmental services and civils design on HS2 Phase 2B of Lot 2.
This is an exciting opportunity to become part of our expansion process and to help Capita maintain and grow our position as a leading supplier of engineering and environmental services.

The Role & Responsibilities
As part of your role you will contribute to delivering projects for the Environment Agency and other clients across England and Wales;
Projects will include a variety of Phase 1, Phase 2 and Phase 3 assessments, as well as EIA topic chapters, ground- gas risk assessment and controlled waters risk assessments.
Infrastructure projects will be the main development driving the need for environmental assessment (road, water, rail, housing or commercial property), with subordinate due diligence work.
A consultant nearing a senior level of experience will also be considered for the role.

Key skills required:
Knowledge / experience in the application of S4ULs, gas screening criteria and published water quality criteria to assess ground investigation data
Knowledge of Environmental Legislation
Knowledge / experience of working with stakeholders
Excellent written and verbal communication
Excellent report writing skills
Experience of working as part of a team
Experience specifying ground investigations and managing site investigation contracts

In addition to the above, knowledge or experience of any the following would be beneficial:
Work experience in delivering EIA
Work experience on rail projects
Work on controlled waters P20 (remedial targets) modelling experience
Verification experience/ Environmental Clerk of Works
Appreciation of the chemistry of contaminated land
Knowledge of waste regulation, geotechnics or groundwater dynamics
Project management (if senior role)
As part of your role you will be asked to develop the technical aspects of projects from feasibility to detailed design with particular regards to the environmental assessment process and the planning process.

Qualifications
As the successful candidate, you will hold a BSc/MSc in a related Environmental Science field and be a member of a relevant institution; You will also drive on behalf of the company to visit clients/sites etc and therefore a valid UK driving licence is essential.

Whats in it for you?
At Capita, training and development are not optional extras: they are how we do our job.  We will motivate you to perform at your peak, recognising your achievements and rewarding them appropriately
As well as a generous basic salary we also provide a company pension scheme and access to voluntary benefit options including; child care vouchers, life assurance, holiday buy and many more designed to suit your own personal lifestyle.
All of this, in a professional but fun environment.

If you meet the experience/requirement above please call/mail/apply asap.

Thank you.

James/No8