Senior Project Environmental Scientist

Cork, Dublin
Industry Sector:
Conservation Jobs, Sustainability Jobs, Environmental Jobs, Environment Jobs, Renewable Jobs, Sustainable Jobs, Environmental Management Jobs
Job Category:
Legal/Regulatory, Management, Project Management, Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA), Planning, Remediation, Reporting, Environmental Scientist
Job Type:
Education Level:
Bachelors degree
Salary Description:
Excellent Package and Remuneration Offered
Start Date:
ASAP/ Standard Notice
Gaia Talent
Job Ref:

We are looking for an experienced Senior Project Environmental Scientist. You can be based in Dublin or Cork, with the option to work remotely also. This is a great opportunity to join one of Ireland’s largest Irish owned consultants. 

This position offers exposure to a broad range of areas within the waste management and environmental sectors, including, but not limited to, planning and EIAR, waste management, infrastructure development, waste licensing and permits, industrial emissions licensing, air and climate modelling and impact assessment and environmental due diligence.

Qualifications and Experience Required:

  • Educated to degree level in a relevant environmental discipline
  • A minimum of 5 years post-graduate experience in an environmental position
  • Excellent knowledge of planning, environmental and waste management legislation
  • Proven track record in project management and contribution to the preparation of Environmental Impact Assessment Reports, planning and licence/permit applications for a wide range of projects
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Be flexible and a good team player
  • Good communication skills
  • Excellent report writing and technical reviewing skills
  • Experience of engaging with external stakeholders, regulatory bodies and sub-contractors
  • A full drivers licence
  • Experience in carrying out air and climate impact assessment and air dispersion modelling (not essential)


  • Provision of expert environmental technical assistance to the business.
  • Supporting and assisting with the progression and completion of planning, environmental and waste management projects, including planning and development projects, environmental monitoring projects, environmental assessment projects, and site environmental remediation projects.
  • Coordination and completion of Environmental Impact Assessments, Strategic Environmental Assessments, planning application documentation, licence application documentation and other environmental assessment/monitoring reports. 
  • Completion of Air Dispersion Modelling and Air and Climate Impact Assessment reports.
  • Interpretation of Environmental and Planning Law.

*An attractive remuneration package will be offered to the successful candidate.

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