Senior / Principal Air Quality Consultant (BB-A7EFD)

Found in: Neuvoo UK


We are looking for a highly-motivated, ambitious individual, with aspirations of leadership and personal development. An opportunity for a Senior or Principal Air Quality Consultant to join our exciting national Air Quality Team, be the South East regional lead for Air Quality, and contribute to our growth alongside our expanding team in London, SE1 3LE.

The team has a diverse portfolio of work, typically delivered alongside a number of our other consultancy services. Recent projects include assessment work for Hinckley Rail Interchange (a large national infrastructure project), modeling work for Silverthorne Lane and Pines Way developments in Bristol and Bath, and NO2 monitoring around two major football stadiums in London. As standard, we continually strive to use the most accurate data and have developed our own in-house tools for model development and data analysis using R.

Hydrock is an independently owned multidisciplinary consultancy, of circa 500 staff, operating out of 17 offices. It is one of The Sunday Times 100 Best Companies to Work For and a champion of well-being (note our recent Health and Wellbeing Leader of the Year award at the NCE100). You can check out our values here. We are currently growing at 10% per annum. We believe part of our success is looking after our people and our values help create a unique, dynamic, working environment.

You can expect exceptional colleagues to work with and learn from and an interesting variety of challenging projects. You can check out our project portfolio here.

Your role will include:

  • Team growth / recruitment;
  • Leading and mentoring of junior staff;
  • Contributing to the Business Development activities of the London office / Southern region;
  • Undertaking Air Quality Impact Assessments involving road traffic, combustion processes, dust and odour emissions, as well as Air Quality Neutral and Damage Cost calculations;
  • Air quality dispersion modelling and indoor and ambient pollutant monitoring;
  • Assisting with development of modelling and data analysis capabilities;
  • Report writing and contribution to Environmental Statement preparation;
  • Liaising with local authorities;
  • Providing support to Environmental Permit applications;
  • Providing support for Planning Appeals/Public Inquiries/Committees;
  • Client liaison/business development;
  • Attending public consultations;
  • Presenting at conferences and events
  • What we’re looking for:

  • BSc/MSc or equivalent in a relevant degree discipline
  • IEMA/IAQM/IES membership and working towards Chartership
  • Knowledge of legislative and planning framework
  • Experience of modelling packages, ideally ADMS-Roads, AERMOD and ADMS 5 and automatic model generation would be advantageous
  • Excellent numerical skills
  • Grasp of R, Python or similar scripting language
  • Competent user of Microsoft Excel and GIS proficiency an advantage
  • Ability to communicate clearly and effectively in writing and verbally, with strong report writing skills
  • Familiarity with commonly applied air quality monitoring methods
  • An understanding of the underlying issues surrounding air pollution
  • What can you expect?

    Inspired and motivated colleagues. A good team, office and employer. A genuine opportunity to create and to be recognised and rewarded.

    The remuneration package will include a competitive salary and employer pension contribution, 25 days annual leave (with the option to buy/sell up to five days), well-being bonus and a wide variety of flexible benefits. There are also little things like a paid day off for good causes and free fresh fruit in every office.

    A career with Hydrock offers you the chance to achieve your potential in a strongly people-focused and values-led business that provides great opportunities for professional and personal development.

    A place where we can all thrive

    At Hydrock we value our diversity and place wellbeing and inclusion for all at the heart of our culture. Offering our people flexibility is an important factor in achieving these aims, so we encourage everyone talk to us about any ideas which enable you to balance your personal commitments with your responsibilities at work. Please let us know your current and/or desired flexible working arrangements in your covering letter, so we can discuss how this could work for you in this role.

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