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AECOM Senior Contaminated Land Consultant in Croydon, United Kingdom

United Kingdom - Surrey, Croydon

Job Summary

AECOM are looking to recruit a Senior Environmental Consultant/Project Manager to join our established Remediation Services team based in our Croydon office delivering professional consulting services to clients, primarily consisting of managing desk studies, soil and groundwater site investigations and remediation in relation to contaminated land and remediation projects in the UK (including project management, coordination of staff/subcontractors and client liaison).

The Remediation Services team specializes in contaminated land work and is part of a larger environmental team including EIA, EHS, noise, air quality, ecology, waste and hydrogeological consultants.

In the UK we work for private sector industrial clients and public sector bodies in terms of brownfield redevelopment, soil waste management, environmental permitting/compliance and remediation of contaminated sites. We also carry out water resources work and provide environmental due diligence services in relation to property transactions.

Minimum Requirements

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

  • Project management and client-facing experience

  • Field investigation experience (including drilling, working with subcontractors, collecting groundwater and vapour data/samples)

  • Report writing, including generic quantitative risk assessment and ground conditions chapters of Environmental Statements

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

  • Self-starting and highly motivated approach to work

  • Chartered or demonstrably working towards Chartership


  • Good understanding of UK legislation and guidance relating to contaminated land (Part 2A, Planning, Permitting Regs, WFD)

  • Good understanding of contaminated land investigations, data review and risk assessment.

  • Working knowledge of MS Office applications.

  • GIS and/or other data management and handling software


  • 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

Preferred Qualifications

Minimum: Degree in Engineering or Science, preferably (but not essentially) Geology, Chemistry, Environmental Science or Environmental Engineering.

Preferred: MSc/PhD degree in Geology / Hydrogeology / Contaminated Land / Environmental Engineering / Environmental Science

What We Offer

When you join AECOM, you become part of a company that is

pioneering the future . Our teams around the world are involved in some of the most cutting-edge and innovative projects and programs of our time, addressing the big challenges of today and shaping the built environment for generations to come. We ensure a workplace that encourages growth, flexibility and creativity, as well as a company culture that champions

inclusion, diversity and overall

employee well-being through programs supported by company leadership. Our

core values define who we are, how we act and what we aspire to, which comes down to not only

delivering a better world , but working to “make amazing happen” in each neighborhood, community and city we touch. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.

Job Category Sciences

Business Line Environment

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United Kingdom

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 232479BR

Clearance Required No

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.

EOE including Disability/Protected Veterans
Accessibility/Reasonable Accommodations