Your Impact:

We are seeking passionate, experienced EIA (Environmental Impact Assessment) Consultants to work on a portfolio of flood alleviation schemes across England.

We are looking for talented and motivated environmental professionals with experience in co-ordinating, managing and delivering EIAs and associated consenting, with a particular emphasis on flood and coastal defence projects.

The successful candidates will join one of our local Environmental Assessment teams while becoming part of a respected and ambitious company with a friendly culture, career prospects and international opportunities!

Here’s What You’ll Need:

  • A Masters degree in a relevant discipline, or equivalent level of experience
  • A good understanding of the environmental impacts associated with infrastructure developments, such as river and coastal flood defence schemes as well as coastal strategies.
  • Experience in delivering EIAs and other types of assessments for a range of clients
  • Experience in a key discipline area, such as ecology, landscape assessment, hydrology, and EIA.
  • A good awareness and understanding of relevant stakeholders
  • Strong organisational, communication and inter-personal skills and collaborative working capabilities to co-ordinate and work within multi-disciplinary and diverse teams
  • Chartered status and Full Membership of a recognised relevant professional body Institute of Environmental Management and Assessment (IEMA). Where a candidate does not meet this requirement, they would be expected to achieve this within their first year.
  • Why Jacobs?

    We clear the way for inventive thinking, so you have the support, means and space to deliver the boldest solutions for the extraordinary and every day. Jacobs. A world where you can. 

    Our Culture:

    We’re invested in you and your success. Our values stand on a foundation of safety, integrity, inclusion and diversity. We put people at the heart of our business and we truly believe that by supporting one another through our culture of caring, we all succeed. We value positive mental health and a sense of belonging for all employees.

    We aim to make inclusion and diversity core attributes of our identity, embedded in all our employment and business practices in all locations. We know that if we are inclusive, we’re more connected, and if we are diverse, we’re more creative.

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    As a Disability Confident employer, we will interview all disabled applicants who meet the minimum criteria for a vacancy. We welcome applications from candidates who are seeking flexible working and from those who may not meet all the listed requirements for a role.

    If you have any queries regarding the application process, please contact the team here.

    Successful candidates will be asked to complete a Baseline Personnel Security Standard Pre-Employment check and will be required to undergo various checks including: Identity, Right to Work; Employment/Education History and Criminal Record. If you are unable to meet this and any associated criteria, then your employment may be delayed or rejected.

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