Senior EIA Consultant
We invite you to bring your knowledge of Environmental Impact Assessment into play as you produce high level desk based environmental baseline data and interpretation. To succeed in this role, you must be able to interpret environmental guidelines, policies, plans and legislative requirements Are you our new Senior EIA Consultant? Click the apply-button to send your application.
Inviting bright minds
Do you want to push the boundaries of your profession and develop your excellence in an open, collaborative and empowering culture? We work to create a sustainable future and our inspiring projects and innovative solutions strive to set the standard among our peers. You will join a global company that has been growing successfully since its founding in 1945. Together, we lead and leave an positive impact on societies, companies and people around the world.
You will join our Environment department
As our new Senior EIA Consultant you will be part of a dynamic team in Edinburgh. Trusted by clients to manage their most challenging environmental, health and social issues. We are an established and growing EIA team who are winning and delivering of a range of projects both in the UK and internationally. Based in the historic city of Edinburgh, our modern offices are located a short walk from Edinburgh Waverley station, and is overlooked by Edinburgh Castle. Ramboll operates a flexible working policy, and with this you will be part of an exciting team of experts, who respects each other and works towards a common goal.
Your key tasks and responsibilities will be:
- Desk based environmental baseline data collection and interpretation
- Site inspections
- Report writing and preparation of figures, including drafting and/or reviewing Impact Assessment chapters
- Client and project team liaison
- Attendance at stakeholder meetings and public consultations
- Coordination, management and preparation of EIA Reports
- Coaching/ mentoring junior staff
Your starting point for constant growth
From the moment you join Ramboll, we will support your personal and professional development so that you grow with the company. For this role, we believe your starting point is:
- Appropriate degree in environmental sciences, environmental engineering or a related environmental discipline
- Master’s degree in an environmental discipline (advantageous)
- Full clean driving licence
- Prior EIA project management experience on complex projects
Personal qualities that will help you succeed in this role include:
Competent and efficient report writing skills. Ability to work successfully with various sub-consultants in the delivery of a consistent EIA approach and reporting style. Excellent English communication skills, both oral and written. Well organised and able to prioritise their own workload with minimal supervision. experience using GIS software for figure production would be beneficial.
Welcome to our Environment & Health division
Ramboll develops innovative, scientifically sound solutions that help increase liveability by reducing pollution and restoring natural environments. One of the world’s leading environmental and health consultancies, our bright minds are trusted by clients to manage their most challenging environmental, health and social issues.
Ramboll in the United Kingdom
Ramboll is ranked a Top 10 consultant in the UK and has 1,500 bright minds working across 17 offices to apply their passion to deliver innovative solutions across Buildings, Transport, Environment & Health and Energy. We love seeing our talents develop and succeed and you will have opportunities to work on challenging and inspiring projects within an environment that is friendly, open and supportive.
Please ensure when applying that you have eligibility to work in the UK.
How to apply
Apply online. Attach your CV, cover letter and relevant documents showcasing why you are the right fit for the role, and when you are available to start. We look forward to receiving your application.