Environmental Consultant - Entry Level

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£18000 - £24000 Per Annum


My well-established Environmental client are seeking an Environmental Consultant based at their head office in Shrewsbury.

My client provides a broad range of environmental reports to support sustainable development together with a range of data products in areas of groundwater flood risk and sustainable drainage systems.


  • Support projects that deliver high quality, pragmatic advice and solutions to environmental problems
  • Write technical interpretative reports on flood risk and sustainable drainage. A base of knowledge in at least one of these areas is required, but training will be provided
  • Undertaking external consultations with regulatory bodies (such as local authorities)
  • Understanding required time inputs and delivery on budget
  • Taking an active role in managing client accounts, understanding their requirements and taking responsibility to deliver these
  • Understand the role of technical consultants in securing work and be keen to identify new opportunities and assist with queries
  • Support growth and development plans and gain experience in the commercial aspects of environmental consultancy
  • Adhere to quality assurance and health and safety procedures


An appropriate earth science/geography based degree

  • A post graduate qualification in a related science would be advantageous
  • Experience in using GIS (QGIS in particular)
  • Strong communication skills with an excellent telephone manner
  • Willingness to deal with client enquiries over the telephone and via email and undertake regular consultation with regulatory bodies
  • Experience in technical report writing
  • Enthusiastic and willing, with a strong team player attitude
  • Good administration and organisation skills to coordinate own time
  • Hold a current driving license and be prepared to drive for business purposes on occasion

On Offer:

  • £18k – £24k (DOE)

If you believe you have the aforementioned skills and experience, please ring Harry on 07951 950290 or apply with your CV to prompt a call back to harry@projectstart.co.uk


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