Do you want to work for an engaging company that will help you develop your career, reward your effort and listen to your views?…..
Ecologia is an equal opportunities employer and are always on the look out for talented people.
All successful applicants will be joining a growing company. They will have the opportunity to input and benefit from our further growth and development. In return, we offer competitive remuneration supported by a number of benefits.
The benefits of working here:
- Friendly & professional work environment
- Exposure to great projects & International exposure
- Flexible/ part time working
- Progression & help towards Chartership
- Professional Development reviews/ CPD-Skills Passport
- Internal training sessions held by internal and external experts
- Staff survey- staff are encouraged to have their say
- Encouraging -Innovation & new ideas
- Peer support/ mentoring
- Career Progression
If we don’t have a vacancy to suit you but you want to work with us then express your interest in confidence via firstname.lastname@example.org. We will advise you of any suitable vacancies as they become available.
Whether applying for an advertised position or simply wishing to register your interest your information will be treated in confidence.
Geo-Environmental Project Manager- Sittingbourne, Kent
Candidates will be required to take projects from initial design stage through to implementation and completion. Working on a variety of projects (industrial, construction, local authority and residential sectors), responsibilities will comprise of operation and financial management of the project delivering within budget and programme. The role will involve leading and working with a multi-skilled team (to include the management of drilling sub-contractors); technical reviews, interpretative report writing; liaison and meetings with clients and regulatory authorities; and ensuring compliance with health and safety guidelines.
As well as a degree level qualification in an appropriate scientific discipline, we would expect candidates to have 6+ years experience (or equivalent) in geo-environmental; contaminated land / remediation; including project management experience.
The successful candidate will have a flexible attitude to work and posses the enthusiasm and drive to deliver the requirements of the role. The ability to work as an effective member of a team and on their own initiative will be essential, along with excellent communication, organisation and problem solving skills.
Right to work in the UK, willingness to travel and a full UK/EC driving licence is essential.
Geo-Environmental Consultant / Scientist –Sittingbourne, Kent
This role will assist the Project Team in the investigation and remediation of potentially contaminated sites. Candidates will be responsible for : Undertaking Phase I and Phase II site investigations, borehole logging to relevant standard; monitoring and sampling techniques for contaminated land and groundwater; General day to day running and co-ordination of projects includes procurement of equipment, site supervision of staff and sub contractors, execution of health & safety requirements; Validation of on site remediation works. They will also be required to co-ordinate projects set by senior staff to include assisting in the investigation of potentially contaminated land and remediation of sites. Whilst the role is predominantly aimed at candidates with experience in contaminated land, basic experience of the geotechnical principals of site investigation would also be an advantage.
As well as a degree level qualification in an appropriate scientific discipline, candidates must have a minimum of 2-3 years work experience in contaminated land; geo-environmental remediation/ civil engineering environment.
Right to work in the UK, Willingness to travel and a full UK/EC driving licence is essential.
Environmental Technician – Sittingbourne, Kent
We have an opportunity for an Environmental Technician to join our Sittingbourne team based in Kent. This is a varied role that will involve a mix of site-based and office work to support the Project team. Site attendance is generally confined within a 2 hrs driving radius from our office.
Working within a dynamic team, candidates will be required to assist in the response to pollution incidents, remediation of oil spills, investigation and remediation of potentially contaminated land. Site attendance will include emergency remedial measures, environmental sampling, monitoring and maintenance of simple remediation systems and liaising with contractors. When not on site, key duties will include updating project records, equipment maintenance, assistance with project preparation and report writing.
The successful candidate could come from a range of different backgrounds, but experience and knowledge of any of the following would be a distinct advantage; oil spill response, groundworks, environmental sampling, equipment maintenance, building maintenance. Our key requirements are for a personable and practical individual with a flexible attitude to work, good communication and problem solving skills. An ability to use common computer software (Word, Excel) is required, as is the ability to work outdoors as an effective member of a team and on your own initiative. A full UK/EC driving licence is essential.
Applicants must have the right to work in the UK.
Interns – Sittingbourne
We regularly seek to support undergraduate students working towards BSc, BEng or MSc qualifications, or equivalent, by offering Internships for a minimum of 6 months. The experience offered is assisting Ecologia’s staff in monitoring innovative in-situ remediation processes. These tasks will require site attendance collection of environmental samples, monitoring of the system performance, assisting the engineer to set up the test runs and, to a limited extent, interpretation of the process performance. Being supervised by an Environmental Engineer, the candidate will also be required to assist in carrying out site investigations and other in-house tasks. The tasks performed at Ecologia can be tailored to suit the student’s requirements of a research project normally associated with a final year dissertation.
A living allowance is offered with the internship, but applicants are expected to find additional funding to cover living expenses whilst in the UK.