Environmental & Waste Management Engineer

Job Title: Environmental & Waste Management Engineer
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Kingston upon Thames, England
Salary: £50 - £60 per hour
Start Date: 2019-03-22
Reference: BH-104783
Contact Name: Greg Auburn
Contact Email:
Job Published: March 22, 2019 14:31

Job Description

Role: Waste Management & Environmental Engineer (Decom) 

Location: London, with travel including offshore 

Duration: 6 Month renewable

Project: Various Decom Projects 

Rate: £50 - £60/hr Ltd Co 

Requirements: EU Passport Holder, right to work in UK without restriction / sponsorship. 

The Role:
• Undertake field based HAZMAT surveys (offshore)
• Interpret Materials inventories
• Interpret asbestos management plans and demolition studies
• Interpret NORM studies
• Identify risks associated with waste management for decommissioning
• Interpret waste management regulation requirements for decommissioning projects
• Complete waste and environmental questionnaires’ in for studies, and ITT
• Prepare waste export plan in line with BASEL convention
• Support Duty of Care Audits
• Support management of disposal contracts for waste management issues
• Undertake waste classification
• Undertake waste packaging in line with the dangerous goods requirements
• Prepare waste manifests
• Prepare track and trace database
• Complete environmental reports

Experience Required
• Asbestos awareness and the regulations associated with its management removal and disposal
• NORM awareness of the controls on handling, storage and authorised disposal (RPS qualification an advantage)
• Knowledge of the legislation on the storage and carriage of dangerous goods (ADR, IMDG) a qualified DGSA would be an advantage
• Proven operational / field experience
• Excellent working knowledge of EU and UK waste management regulations
o EWC classification and coding
o Treatment methods and disposal routes
o Duty of care
• A knowledge of COSHH and occupational hygiene issues would be advantage
• Willingness to travel (international) and work for extended periods away from home base.  Candidates will need to hold a driving licence to apply for the role.
• Excellent communication skills
• The successful candidate will need to feel confident to work in a stand-alone role which will include visits to site

Requirements: EU Passport Holder, right to work in UK without restriction / sponsorship.