Principal Consultant

Leeds, England
05 Mar 2019
05 Apr 2019
Joshua Naqui
Geoscience, Hydro, Science
Contract Type
Full Time
Primat is seeking a Principal Consultant with expertise in the fields of Decommissioning and Restoration to join our client, a large consulting organisation operating globally.

Our client is an independent consulting business with over 3000 people spread across 19 countries. They currently provide solutions for clients in the Infrastructure, Hydrocarbons, Minerals & Metals and Chemical sectors. If you are keen to work on technically challenging UK industrial sites for a company with a great emphasis on training and personal development, then this is a role is a great move for your career.

This vacancy is for a Principal consultant to work on Brownfield assessment and remediation projects based in our clients Leeds Office. This is a full time, permanent position and will be a part of our clients Restoration and Decommissioning practice. As the successful Principal Consultant you will work with the organisations clients bringing technical know-how to the successful delivery of projects whilst working closely with the existing Technical Director in Leeds and other UK locations.

Core responsibilities will include the following:

- Management and delivery of contaminated land assessment and remediation projects including: delivery of desk studies, site investigation, risk assessments, remediation options appraisals, remedial design and verification.

- Data management: review and interpretation.

- Delivery of detailed quantitative risk assessments including controlled waters and/or human health.

- Ensuring high technical quality across the project team.

- Business development and winning work (with support) including prospect identification and proposal generation.

- Line manage, mentor and train junior staff.

- Liaise with and support key clients.

- Embrace the HSSE culture of a project, both client-facing and internally.
- Compliance with Health and Safety policies and procedures.

The following skills and experience will be required:

- Experience of contaminated land assessment and remediation of sites in the UK.

- Business development and client management skills.

- Strong experience in presenting, analysing and interpreting data.

- Post graduate qualifications in a relevant subject (e.g. Hydro-Geology, Geochemistry, Geology or Environmental Science).

- Evidence of continuing professional development, including Chartership desirable (or working toward this).

- Ability to build effective working relationships with clients, colleagues and contractors.

- Excellent oral and written communication skills.

- Ability to write clear, concise reports and think logically and clearly.

- Demonstrable project and contract management experience.

- Familiarity and experienced with several forms of contract including NEC3 desirable.

Our client is particularly interested in the following experience:

- Contaminated land assessment and remediation, demolition and engineering project execution.

- Subject matter expertise.

If you are interested in this position and feel that your skills and experience are a match to the client requirements. Please don't hesitate to contact us to discuss the role further. Or apply to this vacancy with your CV directly.

Contact Number: 01642 130300

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