Environmental Scientist

Job Overview

We are recruiting an Environmental Scientist to cover maternity leave, based in North Kerry. The role will predominantly be office based, co-ordinating with the on-site project teams, contractors and authorities. This is a challenging and broad role involving team work, technical writing, meeting deadlines and targets as well as interpreting data.

Job responsibilities:

  • Technical report writing to be delivered to management within tight deadlines
  • Prepare Health and Safety documentation
  • Prepare and send samples to accredited laboratories
  • Liaise with contractors on project specifications
  • Interpret scientific data
  • Daily administrative tasks including filing, ordering / liaising with vendors & email communication


Education and Experience:

  • Degree qualified, minimum level 8 or equivalent professional qualification in environmental science or other science discipline.
  • Excellent report writing skills and attention to detail.
    • Knowledge of applicable national and international Environmental, Health and Safety legislation and implementation.
    • Experience of engaging with external stakeholder, clients, sub-contractors and authorities
  • Familiarity with Microsoft Office/Excel and Autosketch
  • Full driving license and ability to travel as required.
    • Experience of contaminated land investigation, preliminary risk assessment and remediation would be advantageous.
    • Effective time management, strong attention to detail, ability to multi task.


Please apply through the link provided or contact 066-7143995

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