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Senior Earth Scientist

Here at Envireau Water, we are looking to recruit an applied earth scientist with 4+ years’ experience for our North Yorkshire office. The role involves supporting the team with both field and office based technical activities.

You may be a civil engineer, geologist, hydrogeologist, hydrologist, or environmental scientist. You will have a good first degree and probably a second degree, and be working towards a relevant Chartership. You will have gained a blend of practical and technical experience within consultancy, or within other industries/situations. Having gained some professional confidence you are now looking for a firm to grow and develop with; where variety of work and opportunities are important; where your contribution makes a real difference to you and those around you; and where you will be supported as you develop your technical and managerial skills.

You will be ambitious and enthusiastic; as well as a team player and a confident communicator. Having a self-starting, flexible and adaptable approach to work, with imaginative and practical problem solving skills – developed within or outside the workplace, you will understand the importance of delivering project tasks on time and budget.

Envireau Water will provide a flexible working environment in which you can continue to develop your career, while learning new technical and business skills; as well as develop opportunities across a wide range of different projects. As you build your experience with us, you will lead your own projects and build your own client portfolio. To find out more about the Envireau Water culture and what it means to be a member of our team click here.

The role is based in our North Yorkshire office near the charming market town of Richmond. Set in the picturesque Aske Estate, the office borders the Yorkshire Dales National Park, yet is equipped with state of the art technology. With easy access to the A1 and A66, the office is well placed for commuting from Harrogate, York and Durham.

We provide a competitive salary package including a company profit share scheme; target based individual bonus scheme; contributory private pension; medical insurance and life cover; as well as flexible and family friendly working.

While Envireau Water is an equal opportunities employer, please note that this role will require a level of fitness suitable for fieldwork involving walking over steep and rough terrain. A full UK driving licence is an essential requirement.

How to apply

In the first instance you should submit, in strictest confidence, a CV and short covering letter explaining what you can offer Envireau Water, as well as details of your current salary package or expectations, to Phil Ham at

We encourage you to contact us directly. Whilst agencies may contact us, preference will be given to direct applicants. Agencies should NOT send CV’s unless specifically requested.