Black & Veatch Senior Environmental Scientist in North West, United Kingdom

Senior Environmental Scientist

United Kingdom-North West


Date published:5-May-2018

Opportunity:Experienced Hire

Business Line:Water

Business Plan:ENS


Primary Purpose:

Black and Veatch Ltd. is one of the UK's leading engineering and environment consultancies, specialising in water, energy and environment projects. We are seeking a Principal Environmental Consultant to join our growing multi-disciplinary Environmental Impact Assessment team in Chester.

Principal Duties and Responsibilities:

Key aspects of the role will include:

• providing environmental support on a wide range of projects including fluvial and coastal flood risk management, water utility, renewable/ energy projects and other large scale infrastructure;

• managing and writing all stages of Environmental Impact Assessments (EIA);

• managing consenting applications such as planning, Development Consent Orders, Transport and Works Order and Environmental Permits;

• supporting business development and tenders;

• liaising with project teams, clients, stakeholders and the public as required;

• providing a mentoring/supervisory role to more junior members of our team.

Full time/Part time will be considered for this role.

Minimum Qualifications:

• have an environmental related degree;

• be a member/EIA Practitioner with IEMA and/or chartered with another relevant institute;

• excellent written and oral communication;

• enjoy innovation and embracing advances in technology and EIA;

• hold a full UK driving licence.

All applicants must be able to complete pre-employment onboarding requirements (if selected) which may include any/all of the following: criminal/civil background check, drug screen, and motor vehicle records search, in compliance with any applicable laws and regulations.

Preferred Job Qualifications:

Specialist experience in freshwater or marine ecology, sustainability assessments, health/socio impact assessment, environmental permitting/compliance or noise for example would be an advantage.

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