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Geoenvironmental Engineer

  • Location:Birmingham
  • Salary:Competitive
  • Closing date:08/10/2019

Patrick Parsons have an excellent opportunity for an experienced Geoenvironmental Engineer to join our forward thinking multi-disciplinary engineering consultancy. This role is based in the Birmingham office and reports to the Director. Please note that you may be required to work in other regional offices on a project needs basis from time to time.

Key Responsibilities & Accountabilities

  • Logging soil and rock in accordance with BS5930:2015 and BS EN ISO 14688:2002.
  • Supervising all forms of drilling, including rotary coring.
  • Ordering desk study searches, consultations and prepare desk study reports.
  • Interpret geological maps and undertake mining risk assessments in line with Coal Authority requirements.
  • Basic landfill gas risk assessment.
  • Prepare factual and interpretive geo-environmental appraisals, remediation specifications and validation reports.
  • Supervise ground engineering projects.
  • Project managing site investigations and remediation validation works.
  • Supervising and instructing drillers, technicians, junior engineers and engineers.
  • Detailed scheduling of soil and water testing (geotechnical and chemical).
  • Validation of land remediation schemes.
  • Validation of mine workings stabilisation schemes.
  • Project management of land remediation and ground engineering schemes.
  • Liaison with remediation and ground engineering contractors.
  • Liaison with clients.
  • Liaison with regulators.
  • Any ad hoc duties as and when required

The above is not exhaustive and is subject to change due to changes within the company with time.

Person Specification

  • Degree in related discipline
  • Demonstrated experience in a similar role
  • Good understanding of field sampling, soil logging and data quality assurance (QA).
  • Good understanding of contaminated land regulations and assessment.
  • Ability to work well in a team and build relationships with stakeholders.
  • Good attention to detail is required.
  • Excellent communication skills.


An excellent benefits package will be offered to the successful applicant which will include;

  • Flexi Time
  • Holiday purchase scheme
  • Birthday off work!
  • Health Shield Cash Plan
  • Employee Assistance Programme
  • Workplace pension
  • Training and development
  • Sponsorship of professional membership

To apply

Please send your CV and covering letter to


Patrick Parsons is an Equal Opportunity Employer and we welcome candidates from diverse backgrounds.