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Advisian (WorleyParsons Group)

Job title Consultant - Contaminated Land Assessment and Remediation
Location Bristol / Leeds, UK
Sector Contaminated land/remediation
Reference BRI00IS
Date posted 25-Jul-18
Apply by 02-Sep-18
Contact Debbie Long
Summary Advisian is the independent consulting business line of the WorleyParsons Group with more than 26,100 people and 3,000 people in Advisian spread across 19 countries. We provide solutions for clients in the Infrastructure, Hydrocarbons, Minerals & Metals and Chemicals sectors.

Advisian is the independent consulting business line of WorleyParsons Group. We provide global expertise to clients in the energy and resources, infrastructure and utilities sectors. Advisian employs more than 3,000 people operating across 19 countries, supported by over 26,000 employees in the wider WorleyParsons Group.

Advisian provides a full range of geo-environmental consultancy services with a strong reputation for technical excellence and innovation. Within the UK Advisian has over 100 environmental specialists based within our London, Bristol and Leeds offices. Our environmental consulting service lines include:

Restoration and Decommissioning, Environment and Society, Water Solutions, Geotechnics and Geomatics. In addition to these services, Advisian provides engineering and technical consultancy expertise to the energy and resources sectors.

We are currently looking for Environmental Consultants (contaminated land and remediation) to join our Bristol and Leeds offices.

This position will be within our Restoration and Decommissioning team, principally within the field of land contamination assessment and remediation; and related services.

These positions offer excellent career development potential, including training and opportunities for international experience. A competitive salary and benefits package will be provided.

Core Responsibilities will include the following:

  • Field work including supervision of geo-environmental ground investigations / sub-contractor management;
  • Remediation supervision;
  • Preparation of technical reports, including desk studies, site investigation reports, risk assessments, remediation options appraisals and verification reports;
  • Data review and interpretation;
  • Preparation of project HSSE plans and method statements; and
  • Compliance with Health and Safety policies and procedures

Skills and Essential Experience Required

  • Demonstrate knowledge of the contaminated land assessment process, hydrogeology, contaminant fate and transport modelling, development of site conceptual models, analytical methodologies and sampling procedures;
  • Have the ability to write high quality concise technical reports and manage this process;
  • Demonstrate logical and clear thinking;
  • Be able to present, analyse and interpret data;
  • Knowledge of geotechnical field investigation and testing is desirable;
  • Possess excellent oral and written communication skills;
  • Be willing to travel and spend periods of time away on field based projects; and
  • Be eligible to work in the UK and hold a full valid driving license.


Candidates should have a Master’s degree in a relevant discipline (e.g. Hydrogeology, Geochemistry, Environmental Science, Applied Environmental Geology).

We strongly support individual career development through frequent internal and external training. WorleyParsons is an equal opportunities employer and seeks to reflect this in its diverse workforce.
Advisian strives to be an industry leader in health, safety and environmental performance. Our vision is to achieve zero harm to people and assets, and zero environmental incidents. We select people who share our values, beliefs and commitment to this vision and who demonstrate the expected behaviours, competencies and performance associated with their prospective roles within the company.

We recognise the value of equal employment opportunities and are committed to promoting fairness, equity, diversity and inclusion in our workplace. We offer competitive remuneration and benefits packages and a friendly, professional and dynamic working environment, with the opportunity to develop your career prospects globally.