Matchtech

Air Quality Scientist

Recruiter
Location
Manchester
Salary
Negotiable
Posted
21 Jun 2017
Closes
19 Jul 2017
Ref
EMP393771
Contact
Jessica Cutler
Sector
Environment
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
The successful person will become part of a respected and ambitious company with excellent career prospects and international opportunities. Responsibilities will include;

* Provide Air Quality consultancy services for a range of environmental projects for key public and private sector clients.
* Provide robust technical advice to clients on compliance with environmental regulations and issues related to Environmental Impact Assessment and Permitting.
* Work closely with clients’ technical specialists to incorporate detailed aspects of plant and process and scheme design within environmental assessments.
* Maintain our high quality of environmental deliverables whilst working within project budgets and timescales.
* Support, develop and maintain client relationship.
* Actively support business development activities.
* Work closely with our India team and UK team to develop capability.
* Mentor less experienced members of the team, including in UK and India.
Qualifications

Essential:

* A good degree qualification in a relevant environmental/natural science or engineering discipline.
* Relevant UK experience in Air Quality assessment work. This will include Air Quality Assessments for some or all of the following: industrial sites, road transport schemes and Local Air Quality Management.
* A track record of successful delivery of Air Quality projects to key public and private sector clients.
* Proven ability to work within large multidisciplinary teams.
* Proven ability to conduct technical work within budgetary and time constraints.
* Ability to develop and follow safety procedures / method statements produced by both my client and client organisations.
* An excellent understanding on relevant UK technical guidance including the DMRB, LAQM Technical Guidance and relevant documents from the IAQM and EPUK.
* Proven ability to use Air Quality models (such as ADMS, ADMS-Roads, ADMS Urban, Aermod, AirViro, CALROADS, CMAQ and CALPUFF).
* Must be a self-starter with the drive and ambition to take a project forward and the ability to work unsupervised at times.
* Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
* Ability and willingness to undertake new challenges.
* Highly proficient in the use of standard office software (Word / Excel / Powerpoint).
* Experience working to ISO 9001 and ISO 14001 standards.