Contaminated Land Specialist

KEY ROLE:

The incumbent in this position will fulfill the role of Contaminated Land Specialist.

 

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES:

—     Management of key projects to be delivered nationally and internationally encompassing, inter alia, bidding, technical reporting, client, authority and stakeholder management, internal and external resourcing (e.g. specialists), budgeting and Quality Assurance.

—     Projects will largely focus on the Contaminated Land discipline ranging from Phase I and Phase II investigations to development of remedial strategies. Experience of waste classification and profiling is preferable.

—     Project support role supporting consultants at all levels across the national team in terms of technical and environmental guidance; resolving complex and potentially challenging issues.

—     Engagement and collaboration with colleagues to ensure first-class project delivery to a range of clients.

—     Guidance and mentorship of contaminated land team staff to support their career development.

—     Contribution to the company business development strategy in terms of identifying market and service opportunities & potential clients, as well as participating in business development initiatives.

—     Undertaking of all required administrative functions in accordance with the company procedures and timetables e.g. financial reporting and forecasting, invoicing, assisting with the debt management process, expenses and timesheet submissions.

 

HEALTH AND SAFETY

—     Role model standards for SHEQ performance and behaviour consistent with the company’s health, safety, environmental and quality vision and policies by influencing those around you

—     Contributing to the identification of SHEQ risks and driving processes to achieve Zero Harm

—     Embracing, displaying and promoting the company values and ensuring a safe working environment is maintained at all times

 

QUALIFICATIONS AND EXPERIENCE REQUIRED:

—     BSc (Honours) essential in earth sciences or related topic; preferably MSc

—     Minimum 8 years consulting experience focused on contaminated land and remediation

—     Pr Sci Nat

—     Valid driver’s licence and minimum 5-years driving experience.

 

KEY COMPETENCIES AND GENERIC SKILLS:

—     Strong technical knowledge in geosciences discipline

—     Critical thinking and reasoning skills; writing and presentation skills

—      Interpersonal skills

Please email your cv to tamryn@abantusa.co.za with the Subject: Contaminated Land Specialist
Due to the high volumes of CV’s, should you not hear from us within 1 week, your application was unsuccessful.