Senior/Principal EIA Consultant

Glasgow, North Lanarkshire
£35k - £45k (D.O.E)
07 Nov 2013
07 Dec 2013
Full Time
Contract Type
Career Level
Senior Management

Job Ref: 11857

Job title: Senior/Principal EIA Consultant

Location: Glasgow

Rate: £30k - £40k (D.O.E)

Term: Permanent

Job Summary:

Our client, a leading multi-disciplinary engineering and environmental consultancy, are looking to appoint a Senior/ Principal EIA Consultant to join their Glasgow-based environmental planning team. 

The successful candidates will have the opportunity to work on a diverse pipeline of prestigious projects in a range of sectors, including renewables, energy transmission and property.  The ideal candidate will have a solid background in environmental planning and EIA coordination, preferably within a consultancy environment. 

Responsibilities / Accountabilities:

  • Taking the lead in the coordination and management of high profile EIA projects
  • Prepare detailed feasibility studies, environmental reviews and environmental statements
  • Provide assistance with the drafting of proposals and tender documents
  • Provide advice and guidance on a wide range of environmental issues
  • Liaise with clients, local authorities and other third parties with regards to new and existing business

Qualifications / Experience:

  • Degree educated or higher in a relevant discipline (e.g. BSc/MSc Environmental Assessment)
  • Experience managing EIA projects
  • Demonstrable experience working within a consultancy environment
  • Experience in some of the following sectors will be advantageous:

-         Renewable energy (on/offshore)

-         Rail projects

-         EfW/ biomass/ anaerobic digestion

-         Property

  • Excellent knowledge of relevant UK legislation
  • Excellent written and verbal communicative skills

Our client offers a salary commensurate with experience, a contributory pension scheme, flexible benefits programme (including the option to buy additional holidays), childcare vouchers, private health care and regular training and career development.

For further information on this or any other related positions do not hesitate to contact Gavin on 0141 375 7955 or

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