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Graduate Geo-Environmental Engineer

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Manchester

AI generated summary

  • "You need a relevant degree in Geology or Environmental Science, strong communication skills, willingness to research contamination topics, knowledge of asbestos regulations, geotechnical knowledge, a full driving license, and a desire to be innovative in your work."
  • You will assist in Geo-Environmental and Geotechnical site investigations, sample logging, testing, monitoring, and risk assessments on brownfield site redevelopment projects.

Graduate Job

Engineering, SustainabilityManchester

Description

  • We are currently seeking a Graduate Geo-Environmental Engineer to work on new and existing projects in southern England, mainly comprising Phase 1 and Phase 2 Site Investigations. The position is based within the Geo-Environmental Consultancy Department.

Requirements

  • Relevant degree in Geology, Environmental Science - postgraduate degree desirable
  • Excellent communication and report writing skills
  • Willingness to research and keep up to date with current contamination topics & legislation
  • Ideally knowledge of asbestos regulations and associated testing and risk assessment
  • Geotechnical knowledge, logging soils and rocks etc.
  • Full driving licence
  • The Geo-Environmental Department at Ridge provides a diligent, friendly working environment where staff are encouraged to research and be innovative in their work.

Education requirements

Bachelors
Masters

Area of Responsibilities

Engineering
Sustainability

Responsibilities

  • Assist with the planning, execution and reporting of Phase 1 and Phase 2 Geo-Environmental and Geotechnical site investigations
  • Logging soil and rock samples
  • Scheduling laboratory testing
  • Assist with site monitoring — groundwater, surface water and ground-gas
  • Conduct soil and groundwater risk assessments
  • You will have the opportunity to work on a range of different projects mostly comprising redevelopment of brownfield sites. You will have the opportunity to become a key member of the team, working with our experienced staff on some exciting projects.

Details

Work type

Full time

Work mode

hybrid

Location

Manchester

Benefits

  • A healthy holiday balance of 25 days, plus bank holidays & the ability to buy / sell to suit you
  • 3 days a year to give your time to others, volunteering for great causes
  • An inclusive wellbeing offer:
  • Financial – Life Assurance, Pension Scheme (3% Employee, 6% Employer), Income Protection, Salary Sacrifice Car Scheme, flexible choice of Critical Illness Insurance
  • Physical – Free Private Medical Insurance, Doctor at Hand Private GP, Best Doctors, flexible choice of Dental Plan, Cycle to Work Scheme, GymFlex & Healthcare Cash Plan
  • Mental – Mental Health First Aiders, Help@Hand by Unum
  • A flexible approach to hybrid working, to suit both you & your team
  • Tailored career development – focused on professional, personal and/or educational