Our client is looking for a Principal Hydrogeologist to lead and manage the hydrogeological and environmental aspects of existing projects on behalf water supply, contaminated land, environmental, mining and regulatory clients.
As a Principal Hydrogeologist you will be expected to develop good relationships with clients, to win new business for the company, and to take responsibility for project delivery. Their team contains experts in a number of innovative hydrogeological areas and this position not only provides the opportunity develop experience in a wide range of hydrogeological projects, but also to gain new skills and hydrogeological knowledge on exceptional projects. As such this position offers the potential for strong career growth for enthusiastic and self-motivated candidates.
As a Principal Hydrogeologist you will have a Hydrogeology MSc or equivalent with significant post graduate experience or a relevant PhD with post graduate experience of hydrogeology and groundwater resources. You will also be a Chartered Geologist or have an equivalent alternative international accreditation (e.g. EurGeol). Candidates need to demonstrate experience of working in multi-disciplinary teams and leading and managing hydrogeological & environmental assessments. Experience of working in Consultancy, or Regulatory Agencies, or Water and Mining Companies would be considered an advantage. The position is primarily in support of their UK clients but support of their international projects will be required from time to time. The role may include significant time in client offices or undertaking field investigations, but will primarily be based in either High Wycombe or Solihull.
Candidates will be expected to demonstrate an ability to produce high quality oral and written communications. Good time management and presentation skills and a flexible attitude are also essential to work within our busy and dynamic team. As a Principal Consultant you will be familiar with the regulatory, business and policy environment in which our clients operate, and have the capacity to develop and maintain long term relationships with our clients. You will also have experience of technical management of projects and teams, and an interest in developing the skills of less senior staff colleagues.
"Due to the high volume of applications we currently receive, we are unable to respond to all candidates. If you do not hear from a Consultant within 5 working days unfortunately you have been unsuccessful on this occasion"