Contaminated Land Specialist – Niche Independent Consultancy

Bristol, Central London, North East • Up to £37K + Significant Bens • Ref: JSM 12176

Contaminated Land

Posted 11th January 2022

Fantastic opportunity for an ambitious Contaminated Land Consultant looking to accelerate your career by joining this highly regarded National and International Consultancy. With ambitious plans for further growth, this is an exciting time to join my client’s UK team.

You’ll be joining a pioneering scientific and engineering developments consultancy and construction management firm that provides integrated services to the environmental, energy, and infrastructure markets. My client services a broad range of   organisation types in government and industry, implementing complex projects from initial concept to delivery and operation.

Due to their continued success, they are seeking a Geo-Environmental/Geotechnical Consultant to join their established UK team.

You will be a highly motivated individual looking for career growth and experienced in the delivery of high-quality site investigation services. Ideally, you will be experienced in supervising exploratory drilling, trial pitting, soil logging, environmental sampling, and monitoring. You will be experienced in data handling, analysis and report writing and would be looking to further their career in complex site investigation, remediation, and project management duties.

My client offers a vibrant, dynamic, and fast-paced work environment that provides access to a broad spectrum of professional experiences in a business that thrives on teamwork. The role will be based in either London, Bristol or Manchester with a very flexible working arrangements to ensure a positive work life balance.

Ideally You Will Have the Following

·                     Relevant scientific background in Geology, Environmental Sciences, Hydrogeology, Geological Engineering, or Geotechnical Engineering.
·                     Experience in the delivery of site investigations and supervision of subcontractors.
·                     Soil logging experience.
·                     Experienced in the use of field equipment – PID, gas analyser, interface probes, hand shear vane etc.
·                     Proficiency with Microsoft Word and Excel software.
·                     Valid driving license.


·         Performing Phase I non-intrusive walkovers, audits and desktop assessments.
·         Safe delivery of site investigations on brownfield sites, both active and vacant.
·         Supervision of specialist subcontractors – drilling companies and plant operators.
·         Geological logging, performing field testing and gathering field data during investigations.
·         Sampling of soils, groundwater and ground gases.
·         Environmental monitoring.
·         Have strong technical writing, data management, organizational and communication skills.
·         Support the tendering team in preparing proposals and site investigation specifications.
·         Manage tasks and projects.
·         Apply quality assurance and quality control processes.
·         Diligent and accurate data gathering.
·         Willingness to travel. Overseas travel may also be possible as My client has a number of projects in Europe.

My client offers a highly competitive package that will be tailored to suit  you depending on level of experience. The role comes with a market leading benefits package including healthcare provision, travel insurance and pension plan.

This role offers career growth for those looking to take their technical experience forward and move into Project Management. 

This is an exceptional opportunity to join an ambitious business with significant growth plans ahead.  My client offers a lot of training as well as great scope for progression and reward.  You will have significant input into the growth and development of the business. 

Even if you are cautiously looking, I would recommend a discreet conversation to find out more about the firm and the role.

Contact Us

If you are interested in finding out more about this position or similar roles and would like a discreet non-committal chat, please contact Jeremy Money (  However, if you have not received a response within with-in one working week, please assume your application has been unsuccessful this time round.  We will confidentially retain your details and inform you of any other suitable opportunities arising should you not be successful in this role.

This is one of a number of exciting positions currently available via JSM Associates.  JSM offers an extensive range of jobs in the areas of Planning, CSR & Sustainability, Environmental Management, Remediation & Contaminated Land, EIA and Ecology, Geotechnics, Environmental Planning, Air Quality, Noise and Vibration Landscape.
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