Manchester, United Kingdom Countrywide
04 Nov 2016
28 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

JACOBS is one of the world's largest and most diverse providers of technical and management services. We offer a full-spectrum of consultancy support to commercial, government and industrial clients across many sectors.

Our Sustainable Solutions business provides a focus for advising our clients on sustainability issues including renewable energy, low carbon economies, flood risk management, impacts of climate change and waste and resource management. Our environmental capabilities comprise of in excess of 1000 staff based predominantly in the UK, but with reach into the Middle East.

To meet our growing UK business needs and future development aspirations we are looking for a hydrogeologist experienced in hydrogeological assessments, particularly EIAs, and to be based in our Manchester office.

The successful person will become part of a respected and ambitious company with excellent career prospects and international opportunities.

Primary Job Responsibilities

You will be working on projects for a wide range of public and private sector clients. You will also work with other disciplines within the group to deliver project for major infrastructure clients. Responsibilities include:

  • Hydrogeological data assessment
  • Preparing specifications for hydrogeological testing
  • Field work
  • Factual and interpretative reporting (including preparation of ES chapters)
  • Liaising with clients and other design team members

  • Environmental management / geology / earth sciences degree
  • Hydrogeology MSc
  • Experience working on a variety of hydrogeological projects
  • Field experience
  • Excellent report writing skills
  • Ability to work remotely from office
  • Essential understanding of health and safety issues appropriate to the role
  • Proven ability to work as part of a team, liaising directly with clients and other design team members
  • Consultancy experience

  • Work with water utilities
  • Modelling experience
  • Contaminated land capability

JACOBS is an Equal Opportunities Employer and is committed to the safety and wellbeing of all.