Principal Environmental Consultant (EIA)

Water & Utilities
  • Ireland
  • Permanent
  • Full time
  • Negotiable
Our client is looking to recruit a Principal Environmental Consultant/Project Manager to join their established Irish Environment & Planning team based in their Dublin office delivering professional consulting services to clients, primarily consisting of managing EIA and SEA type projects from concept through to...
  • Posted
  • Deadline: 24.04.2024

Managing consultant

Julian Taylor

Quote ref: 206/17907

Quote ref: 206/17907

Job description

Our client is looking to recruit a Principal Environmental Consultant/Project Manager to join their established Irish Environment & Planning team based in their Dublin office delivering professional consulting services to clients, primarily consisting of managing EIA and SEA type projects from concept through to planning and beyond on projects in Ireland and the UK (including project management, coordination of staff/subcontractors and client liaison).  

The E&P team is part of a larger environmental team in Ireland comprising 30 environmental specialists including EIA, noise, contaminated land, waste and hydrogeological consultants and we represent the largest contaminated land/ remediation-focused team in Ireland.  

 

Job Duties:  

• Responsibility for scoping, preparing and delivering EIA projects  

• Work Winning  

• Liaison with the company's Env & Planning teams in the UK&I  

• Project management and supervision/mentoring of junior staff  

• Health and Safety aspects of site work project.  

• Developing proposals for potential projects.  

• Managing project set up, implementation and finances  

• Liaising with clients  

• Being familiar with the company's quality management system and ensure its effective implementation by the team for all projects and proposals

Requirements

Minimum Requirements:  

• Relevant postgraduate qualification and relevant experience in industry/consultancy preferred  

• Project management and client-facing experience  

• EIA and SEA management experience  

• Experience of working in a corporate environment (within or outside of environmental consultancy)  

• Self starting and highly motivated approach to work  

 

Knowledge:  

• Good understanding of Environmental Legislation, data review and risk assessment.  

• Working knowledge of MS Office applications.  

 

Skills:  

• Strong team worker – able to listen to requirements and work well with others.  

• Attention to detail and a thorough, flexible approach to work.  

• A quality- and safety-oriented approach  

• Strong communication skills at all levels (verbal and written).  

• Project Management skills and experience  

• Personnel/Subcontractor management experience  

• Client contact and proposal/tender preparation experience  

• Full, clean Driving License  

 

Qualifications:  

Minimum:  

• Degree in Environmental Science or Environmental Engineering.  

Preferred:  

• MSc/PhD degree in Environmental Engineering / Environmental Science or relevant specialism

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